The National Flag by Géza Maróti from Zebegény in Kunsthalle Budapest

Text: György Szegő

In 2017 the highly successful exhibition held in the apse of the Kunsthalle building titled Hidden Stories the life reforming movements and arts included a life-size model of a stage architecture by Adolphe Appia which was later on used as the venue for unique events during exhibitions and certain debuts as well. At the end of 2019 this installation represented architect and decorator sculptor Géza Maróti’s (1875-1941) Trianon National Flag monument from Zebegény to commemorate the centennary of the Peace Treaty signed in Trianon in 1920. This study below surveys the geneology of the historic monument itself.