Opening events of the Seven Towers Festival
The Seven Towers symbolism turns up time after time in Hungarian cultural history. For us it symbolizes the folk art of the Carpathian Basin, our collective memory and creativity, and the works and heritage of master architect Imre Makovecz.
18:00 Exhibition of works by members of the architecture department of the Hungarian Academy of the Arts (Department director: Turi Attila)
19:00 Festival opening ceremonies
“We Swabians were good Hungarians”
Marking 70 years since deportations of Hungary’s Germans and the Bukovina Székelys
Readings with music by Elmúlik Band (Ökrös Csaba, Szokolay Dongó Balázs, Kürtösi Zsolt, Nagy Zoltán, Babos Károly) and dance by Rémi Tünde and Appelshoffer János.
Conversation afterwards with the artists.