The exhibition will run until May 2021

Scully retrospective exhibition opens in Budapest

An exhibition presenting 110 pieces from every major period of renowned contemporary abstract artist Sean Scully will open in the Hungarian National Gallery on Wednesday.

Robert Doisneau exhibition “From Paris to Palm Springs”

A tale of two cities

One of France’s most noted photographers, Robert Doisneau, who was born in the Paris suburb Gentilly in 1912, left behind 450,000 negatives when he died in April 1994. A selection can be seen in the exhibition “From Paris to Palm Springs” at The Hungarian ...

World Press Photo Exhibition 2020 at Hungarian National Museum

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An annual highlight on the city museums scene is here with the arrival of the World Press Photo Exhibition 2020 at the Hungarian National Museum until October 25.

The legacy of Béla Lugosi, the world's most famous vampire

From Hungary to Hollywood, Dracula still lives on

Here is a brief, and perhaps unexpected, close-to-home “en-Count-er” for the Halloween season. Not that the phantom of darkness needs any introduction, but few recall who the original actor was. It's worth a reminder, as the first-of-many to get behind the cape in the ...

Gallery of Young Artists takes us to the casbah

Photos, paintings of Algeria on display

The Algerian-Hungarian Friendship Association and the Gallery of Young Artists has organised an exhibition of photos and paintings dedicated to Algeria. The opening was performed by the Algerian Ambassador, Ali Mokrani, at the gallery in the Munkácsy Room of Hotel Benczur, 35 Benczur utca, ...
Press Photo Exhibition

Robert Capa Contemporary Photography Centre

Hungarian Press Photo exhibition to open today

The 38th Hungarian Press Photo Exhibition displaying some 350 photographs will open on Wednesday at Budapest's Robert Capa Contemporary Photography Centre.

Jury to see Pilate on August 22

Hungarian film competing for Golden Globe

"Pilate", a Hungarian film directed by Linda Dombrovszky and based on a novel by Magda Szabó, is competing for the Golden Globe Awards after being selected into the Foreign Language Film Series 2021 programme, the Hungarian Film Institute told MTI.

WOMEX to return to Budapest in 2020

Biggest event in global music

More than 2500 music professionals and performers are expected to attend WOMEX in Budapest between October 21 and 25, the first time the World Music Expo has been in the city since 2015.