The B55 Gallery cordially invites you and your partner to the opening of the exhibition


Thursday, October, 4. 2012.

7 p.m. District V. 4 Balaton Street

+36 1 354 13 50


Additional speakers :

Ms. Zsuzsa Dárdai, art critic, Conception Art curator Ágoston Haraszthy’s collateral descendant in Hungary

Mr. Balázs Humayer, chief organizer, President of Tokaj-Sonoma Association

Mr. Timothy A. Betts, adviser of the Embassy of the United States, Hungary

Opening speech by Mr. Bálint Szombathy, Beauty Expert

American-Hungarian history keeps track of Ágoston Haraszthy (1812-1869) as the first Hungarian to settle down in the USA and as the founding father of the viticulture in California. On the occasion of the 200th anniversary of the birth of Ágoston Haraszthy we are organizing a monumental event – ‘Haraszthy200 Festival’ – in California and in Hungary. The aims of the festival is introduction of Ágoston Haraszthy’s character and history of life, popularization of Hungarian and American contemporary arts in Hungary as well as in the USA and promotion of Hungarian wines and viticulture in the US and in Hungary.

Exhibting artists:

Christel DILLBOHNER (USA), Peter DIMICK(USA), ERDÉLY Dániel (H), ERDÉLYI Gábor (H), FAJÓ János (H), GÁL András (H), Jesse GOTTESMAN (USA), HALMI-HORVÁTH István(H), John A. HIIGLI (USA), HARASZTHY István (H), Vandorn HINNANT (USA), HORVÁTH Anna (H), MARAFKÓ Bence (H), Liz MAXWELL (USA), Rob de OUDE (USA), PATAKI Balázs (H), Aaron PARAZETTE (USA) SAXON SZÁSZ János (H), Theodora VARNAY JONES (USA), Kati VILIN (USA)


Update by Aggie Reiter

2 responses to this post.

  1. I really like your writing style, great information, thanks for putting up :D. “All words are pegs to hang ideas on.” by Henry Ward Beecher.


  2. You have observed very interesting details! ps decent website.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: