• Art Academy of Latvia

    art academy of latvia

    The Art Academy of Latvia (hereinafter the Academy) was founded in 1919 by one of the first Latvian professional painters and the first rector of the Academy Vilhelms Purvītis (1872-1945). He favoured the development of Latvian art. A modernized tradition of academic education, openness to topical art processes and activities, contribution of the pedagogues in preparing young artists and a high-level performance of the students have ensured and preserved the Academy’s authority till nowadays.


    13 Kalpaka boulevard, Riga, LV-1867, Latvia


    E-mail: info@lma.lv, lma@latnet.lv
    T: +371 67332202, + 371 67336200
    F: +371 6722863