It is seldom given in the life of a cultural politician that the creation of two dominant cultural institutions have been tied to his name. György Fekete was given this: he was one of the founders, then the first president of the National Cultural Fund, then almost two decades later he was instrumental when the Hungarian Academy of Arts became a public body, and he was its president for two terms. We asked György Vashegyi, who followed him in this post in 2017.
Košice ECC project and MMA
MMA is contributing to the Košice (Kassa, in Hungarian) European Capital of Culture 2013 project all through the year with supporting and organizing several Hungarian events.
The singing pelican
A musical folk tale about the singing pelican were presented by the Zugló Philharmonic Orchestra and the Szent István musical highschool in the musical house of Zugló, one of the districts of Budapest.
Attila Vidnyánszky is the new manager of the National Theatre
Attila Vidnyánszky, member of MMA has been chosen as the new managing director of the Hungarian National Theatre.