Nation Award Committee consisting of eleven artists with the Kossuth State Awards. The award is given to provide appropriate living conditions for personalities with high artistic accomplishment and reputation.
Aknay and the Icon
In every September there is a programme of the fine arts called Ars Sacra Festival, and 18 October is the Day of Hungarian Painting. On the occasion of these a lovely, bilingual (Hungarian/English) book has been come out about the paintings of MMA member János Aknay.
House of the Year Award 2013
This year the prestigious award, the House of the Year for the best house among family houses and smaller buildings went to the work of Tamás Dévényi, a house located in Sóskút near Budapest.
60th Vásárhely Autumn Exhibition
Painter Márta Czene has been given the highest award at the opening of the 60th Vásárhely Autumn Exhibition in Hódmezővásárhely, where Prime Minister Viktor Orbán also gave a speech. The prestigious award was handed over to the artist by the Prime Minister himself and the mayor of Hódmezővásárhely István Almási.
Hungarian authors at the Göteborg Book Fair 2013
Hungary is participating in the Göteborg Book Fair the second time which is taking place between 26 and 29 September being the second biggest book festival after the Frankfurt Book Fair.