One of the finishing events of our exhibition entitled The Corvina Library and the Buda Workshop will be a public workshop discussion of professionals on 15th–16th century book culture. The event will start at 5 p.m. on Thursday February 7, 2019. Participants of the discussion will be scientific researchers Enikő Békés, Judit Lauf, Edit Madas, […]
In the afternoon of Sunday February 10, 2019, the bonus day following the closing date of our exhibition entitled The Corvina Library and the Buda Workshop, the safety glass will be lifted from two exquisite codices of the exhibition. In the presence of visitors, curator Edina Zsupán and Judit Lauf, one of the research fellows […]
The guide to the exhibition displays the material of the exhibition entitled The Corvina Library and the Buda Workshop, together with accompanying studies and detailed descriptions of the objects. The volume was edited by Edina Zsupán, curator of the exhibition; object descriptions were written by Edina Zsupán and Ferenc Földesi. The bilingual guide includes translations […]
The compilation was made on the occasion of the exhibition entitled The Corvina Library and the Buda Workshop, which will be open from November 6, 2018 until February 9, 2019 in National Széchényi Library. Texts were written and images were selected by Edina Zsupán, curator of the exhibition.
An exhibition entitled Star, Constellations. Science in the Court of King Matthias was opened in the Library and Information Centre of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences on November 8, 2018. The exhibition will be open until February 28, 2019.
One of the corvinas kept in Dresden, a military technology work by Roberto Valturio (Mscr.Dresd.R.28.m) is also on display at the exhibition of the Saxon State and University Library Dresden (SLUB Dresden) entitled “Flourish, German Florence!” Dresden and Italy. The exhibition will be open from November 8, 2018 until May 5, 2019. To be more […]
On November 16, 2018, NSZL staff member Edina Zsupán, curator of the Corvina exhibition took part in a panel discussion entitled “The Reinterpreted Rome”, held in the Kisfaludy Hall of the National Theater of Győr. Topic of the discussion was the corvina kept in Győr.
In the framework of the King Matthias memorial year, organized by Szent László Egyesület (Saint Ladislaus Association), as part of the lecture series held with the support of Bethlen Gábor Foundation, Edina Zsupán, curator of NSZL’s exhibition entitled The Corvina Library and the Buda Workshop will deliver a lecture in Nagyvárad (Oradea) at 5:30 p.m. […]
The exhibition of National Széchényi Library entitled The Corvina Library and the Buda Workshop will be open from November 6, 2018 until February 10, 2019. A lot of splendid corvinas and other decorative codices will arrive in National Széchényi Library from Hungarian collections, as well as from New York, Paris, the Vatican City and from […]
The exhibition of National Széchényi Library entitled The Buda workshop of the CORVINA LIBRARY will be open from November 6, 2018 until February 9, 2019. The Corvina Library The Corvina Library was King Matthias Hunyadi’s royal library founded on the Italian model. The size of the library is not known exactly; it may have contained […]