A fence exhibition opened in honor of Gyula Illyés
Organized by HAA, a tableau exhibition presenting the oeuvre of Gyula Illyés opened on 22 November 2023 in front of HAA's office building. The compilation entitled "Every good literature is a conspiracy against the age" was edited and the text of the panels was written by Gáspár Gróh, literary historian, journalist, corresponding member of HAA. The fence exhibition can be viewed for several months on the Andrássy út side of the public body's office building.
Workshop diary of Imre Kertész presented
The Imre Kertész Institute in Budapest celebrated the 94th anniversary of the birth of Nobel Prize winning writer, Imre Kertész with a special day. On this occasion the author's workshop diary entitled Vázlatok (Sketches), which he kept parallel to the writing of his famous novel, Fatelessness, was presented at a round table discussion.
New Artists of the Nation
In 2023 three artists won the Artist of the National Award, the most prestigious Hungarian art recognition, which the awardees received on 3 November from György Vashegyi, the President of HAA at the centre of HAA, the Vigadó. The Artist of the Nation Award Committee gave the award to István Lantos, pianist, organist, music teacher, regular member of HAA, Ferenc Sajdik, graphic artist, caricaturist as well as György Selmeczi, composer, pianist, conductor.
Judit Reigl's exhibition in Kunsthalle
Centenary exhibition from all periods of her life
The exhibition entitled Judit Reigl 100 – Judit Reigl and the Second Paris School can be viewed from 4 October at Kunsthalle (Műcsarnok), the institute of HAA. The exhibition was opened by the President of the Republic, Katalin Novák, and greeted by György Vashegyi, President of HAA as well as György Szegő, Director of Kunsthalle. Gábor Richly, Secretary General of HAA was also present at the opening ceremony.