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Museum and Gallery Openings

ANDRÁS BARANYAI: Human-Galactyc Multilevel Training. Octogonart Gallery until February 7.

Agricultural Museum: Until Jan 18: Christmas Manger Exhibition. Jan 21-Feb 8: folk art exhibition. Permanent exhibitions: Domestic Animals of the 9-14th centuries, The World of Plants, Hunting and Fishing, Life in a Medieval Village, Grapes and Wine, Environmentalism, Horticulture, Forestry. Városliget (City Park), Vajdahunyad Castle, Pest, District XIV. Tel: 363-5099. Open: Tue-Sun 9am-5pm
Chinese Characters Gallery: Until Jan 24: Street Art Mash Up. Jan 27-Feb 14: Thunderbirds. Video installation, Kinga Kulcsár. Wed-Thurs 3pm-7pm, Fri 4pm-10pm, Sat 11am-3pm. Kertész utca 4, Pest, District VII.
Duna Gallery: Until Jan 25: Premiere. Group exhibition of young painters.
Pannónia utca 95, Pest, District XIII. Open: Tue-Sun 10am-6pm
HAP Gallery: Until Jan 30: Ernő Szakál (1913-2002), sculptor. Buda, District II, Margit körút 24. Tel: 212-5992. Open: Mon-Fri 2pm-7pm
House of Terror Museum: A monument to the memory of all the victims of Nazi and Soviet power. Until Mar 31: Historic Horror–The Katyn Genocide. Pest, District VI, Andrássy út 60. Tel: 374-2600. Open: Tue-Sun 10am-6pm
Hungarian National Gallery: Until Feb 1: The New Refutation of Time–Works from The Irokéz Collection. Contemporary art exhibition. Buda, District I, Szent György tér 6. Tel: 375-7533. Open: Tue-Sun 10am-6pm
Hungarian National Museum: Until Jan 18: Renaissance Castles, Palaces, Churches–the man of humanism and the built environment around him. Virtual exhibition. Permanent exhibitions: Lapidarium – collection of carved stone pieces and sculptures, from ancient Roman tombstones to carved church ornaments from Gothic times. 1,000 years of Hungarian History – Millennium exhibition. Pest, District VIII, Múzeum körút 14-16. Tel: 338-2122. Open:
Tue-Sun 10am-6pm
Jewish Museum: Permanent exhibitions: Jewish Religious Life, Ecclesiastical Objects. Pest, District VII, Dohány utca 2. Tel: 342-8949, 343-6756. Open: Mon-Thur 10am-6pm, Fri & Sun 10am-2pm
Ludwig Museum of Contemporary Art: Until Jan 18: Dóra Mauer
Retrospective. Until Jan 18: Art for the Third Millenium–Creating a New World View. Agnes Denes (US), environmental artist. Komor Marcell utca 1, Pest, District IX. Tel: 555-3000. Open: Tue-Sun 10am-6pm
Millenáris Park: Until Jan 18: Animated Film and Fine Art. Hommage á György Kovásznai. Until Jan 25: photo exhibition by József Bozsits. Until Jan 25: The World in Mirror. Interactive exhibition. Fény utca 20-22, Buda, District II. Tel: 438-5335. Open: 10am-6pm daily
Mûcsarnok: Until Feb 15: Thomas Ruf, photographer. Dózsa György út 37. (Heroes’ Square), Pest, District XIV. Tel: 363-2671. Open: Tue-Sun 10am-6pm
Museum of Applied Arts: Until Feb 1: Jubilee Gandhi Photo
Exhibition. Until Feb 1: Medicy Tapestries. Until Feb 15: The Treasures of the Esterhazys. Until Apr 12: Osman-Turkish Carpets. Üllôi út 33-37, Pest, District IX. Tel: 456-5100. Open: Tue-Sun 10am-6pm
Museum of Ethnography: Until Apr 6: The Other–the experience of the diversity of cultures, the variety of obstacles standing in our way to encounter the Other. Kossuth Lajos tér 12, Pest, District V. Tel: 473-2441, 473-2400. Open: Tue-Sun 10am-5pm
Museum of Fine Arts: Until Feb 5: El Greco’s St John. Until Mar 31: A Sympposium in Macedonia. Hôsök tere, Pest, District XIV. Tel: 469-7100. Open: Tue-Sun 10am-5:30pm
Octogon Art Gallery: Until Feb 7: Human-Galactyc Multilevel Training. András Baranyai, illustrator. Várfok utca 9, Buda, District I. Open: Mon-Fri 10am-6pm
Park Gallery: Until Mar 15: Sculptural exhibition by contemporary artists. MOM Park, 1st floor, entrance from Fórum tér, Buda, District XII. Open:
10am-8pm daily.
Petôfi Museum of Literature: Until Mar 15: The Fantastic Story of Karen Blixen, Danish Writer. Károlyi Mihály utca 16, Pest, District V. Tel: 317-3611. Open: Tue-Sun 10am-6pm
Ponton Gallery: Until Jan 17: Faithful to the Image,Faithful to the Party. Antal Jama Farkas, photographer. Batthyányi utca 65, Buda, District I. Open: Tue-Sat noon-6pm
Róth Miksa Memorial House: The most significant Hungarian glass artist of the turn of the century. Mosaic pictures and lead glass windows.Nefelejcs utca 26, Pest, District VII. Tel: 341-6789. Open: Tue-Sun 2pm-6pm
Szentendrei Mûvészet Malom: Until Feb 15: Hundred Years of Fine Art of Szentendre. Szentendre, Bogdányi utca 32. Tel: 06-26-301-088. Open:
Wed-Sun 10am-6pm
Telephone Museum: The exhibits include Tivadar Puskás’s first hand-operated, local battery telephone exchange with crossbar switchboard. Úri utca 49, Buda, District I. Tel: 201-8188. Open: Tue-Sun 10am-6pm
Trafó Gallery: Until Jan 25: White Absence. Mladen Stilinovic (CR).
Conceptual art. Liliom utca 41, Pest, District IX. Tel: 456-2055, 456-2050
Transport Museum: Until Jan 21: Forever Renaissance–The Art and Technique of Renewal. Permanent exhibition of trains, vintage automobiles, motorbikes, coaches and boats. Városligeti körút 11, Pest, District XIV, (City Park). Tel: 363-2658, 343-0565. Open: Tue-Fri 10am-5pm, Sat-Sun 10am-6pm
XO Gallery: Until Feb 7: Hommage á El Kazovsky. Group exhibition of
Hungarian contemporary artists. Várfok utca 11, Buda, District I. Tel: 213-5155, 214-0373. Open: Tue-Sat 11am-6pm
Várfok Gallery: Until Feb 7: László feLugossy, dadaist artist. Várfok utca 14, Buda, District I. Tel: 213-5155, 214-0373. Open: Tue-Sat 11am-6pm
Vintage Gallery: Until Jan 30: Polaroids by André Kertész. Magyar utca 26, Pest, District V. Tel: 337-0584. Open: Tue-Fri 2pm-6pm

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