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Association of Hungarian Folk Artists

Date : 2010-02-15 02:12:36

DescriptionAssociation of Hungarian Folk Artists was established in 1982 in Budapest. Its first president and organizer was László Péterfy sculptor. Since the establishment the main goal of the Association is to preserve of values of Hungarian traditional folk crafts, and gather together the people connected with folk arts. The local associations of folk artists in each county gathered together in a national association in 1994. Association of Hungarian Folk Artists collects all 34 county´s and regional Folk Associations and Crafts Workshops, its role to give professional guideline for them; to keep contact with members and designer houses; to co-ordinate their activities; to enhance mutual information flow. Besides these NESZ gives applications for professional training, organizes camps, different events, exhibitions and conferences.

Street AddressSzilágyi Dezs? tér 6



Name of InstitutionAssociation of Hungarian Folk Artists

Phone(36 1) 214 31 47


Fax(36 1) 214 35 23

Type of ActivitySupport Institution


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