Irish Embassy Irish Literature Irish Music Ulysses100

Bloomsday 2022

  • 14th June, Tuesday …TBC
    • “Martyn 1983” – art exhibition openining
    • Venue: Vasarely Museum
      Budapest, 1033, Budapest Szentlélek tér 6.
    • See further information on the website of the organizers: eng | Vasarely
  • 15th June Wednesday 7 pm: Ulysses100 Concert
    • Venue: Budapest Music Centre, Library
    • Budapest, Mátyás u. 8, 1093 Magyarország
    • Ulysses Journey 2022 – Irish & Hungarian Contemporary Guitar Music | BMC – Budapest Music Center
    • Free entry! Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • 16th June Thursday: Bloomsday Festival in Szombathely
  • Venue: City Centre Szombathely
  • Free events

Programmes from 2 pm till midnight:

Opening and ceremonial handover of the Szombathely Bloom Award (courtyard of the Synagogue),
Stamping (ULYSSES 100 – 100 inscriptions between the Art Gallery and the City Hall)
Exhibition of the students of the Visual Department of ELTE-SEK (Rákóczi Street)
Discussion on the 100-year-old Ulysses (András Kappanyos – Ferenc Takács)
Dublin-Bloomsday – history of the Irish Bloomsdays (H.E. Ronan Gargan’s lecture)
Green Idea – opening of the exhibition of Westwerk Association at the Art Gallery
Irókéz exhibition ,Ulysses slam – slam poetry evening in the spirit of Joyce

  • Unveiling the art works of the Mural Workshop: Artistic adaptation of chapter 3, 4 and 5 of Ulysses in the form of a mural.
    • Venue: City centre of Szombathely. Professional coordinator: István Szántó

Virág Lipót Culture-gastro Street: Gastronomic and cultural attractions in the closed Rákóczi Ferenc Street together with the Street Artists’ Festival.
Gastronomy: Irish Food trucks, Fish&chips, Craft beers, Irish beers
Concerts in the gastro street: Tudósok, István Grencsó, Chen , Irish Soul Acoustic, Inka-H Hungarian U2 Tribute band, Firkin band