A vice-president and a member of the board were elected at the reconvened general assembly of HAA on 7 October in Vigadó, the centre of HAA. Ballet artist János Kiss was elected as vice-president, poet and historian István Kovács was elected as a new member of the board. Gábor Lajta, a painter, graphic artist and art writer, became a member of the Supervisory Board.
11th Animation Film Festival in Kecskemét
The 11th Kecskemét Animation Film Festival (KAFF) was held between 19 and 23 June with supporters including the MMA.
Celebration of Éva Marton with superstars
The world-famous dramatic soprano and chair of MMA Section of Theatre Arts Éva Marton's 70th birthday was celebrated in a gala concert in the Opera House in Budapest with such superstars as Jonas Kaufmann and Grace Bumbry on 16 June.
Hungarian fashion design in Milan
Comtemporary Hungarian fashion designers, including MMA members, presented their work in an exhibition entitled Pentaton in Palazzo Morando, the fashion history museum of Milan. The exhibition is set in the frame of the Hungarian-Italian cultural season.
Hungarian Book Week with MMA members
The Book Week is the central and most respected book festival in Hungary and is especially significant for it was first organized eighty-four years ago and since then it is held annually showing that in Hungary written culture is a crucial value that should be cared for in this overwhelmingly materialistic age of ours.