Echo Gone Wrong

Echo Gone Wrong – online magazine for culture and contemporary art in Baltics.

Open lecture ‘Photography: Personal practice and social pornography’ by current ISSP Riga Residency artist Filippo Zambon

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I will discuss my personal practice in connection with different elements of the contemporary photography practice and narrative. The discussion will start with a voyeuristic insight on my personal photographic experience, focusing on my last and ongoing projects. I will

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Photo reportage from the exhibition ‘Chatty Matter’ by Kati Saarits and Nora Mertes at the Kogo Gallery

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In the broadest sense, this exhibition looks at the material culture and the stories, meanings, and transformations that lie in it. There has been a long tradition in society to admire objects of tangible culture from the past, but how

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The selected future Director of VAA Nida Art Colony is announced

Photo courtesy of Egija Inzule

After a long consideration, Nida Art Colony congratulates Egija Inzule, the new Director of VAA Nida Art Colony as of September 2019! Egija Inzule (b. 1986 in Riga) worked as a curator on the teams at castillo/corrales in Paris (2012–2014), at Istituto Svizzero di

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Open Call for a curatorial residency programme in Beijing 2019

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Project space I:  calls curators based in Lithuania to apply for a two-month residency programme taking place from June to July, 2019 in Beijing. Application deadline is February 28th, 2019. One Lithuanian curator will be invited to live in Beijing

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Latvian Pavilion announces the title and theme of Daiga Grantiņa’s upcoming exposition at the 58th Venice Biennale

Photo by Kristine Madjare

On February 18, Kim? Contemporary Art Centre and Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art together with the artist Daiga Grantiņa, Minister for Culture Dace Melbārde, curators Inga Lāce and Valentinas Klimašauskas, and director of the Latvian National Museum of Art Māra

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Photo reportage from the exhibition ‘Sphynx’ by Robertas Narkus at Editorial

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  In the summer I spent a few months in Liverpool, such a strange city, searching for hope, having once seen its own golden age and been the richest harbour in the United Kingdom, and, by the way – the first and

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Artifex

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Artifex is a Vilnius Academy of Arts – affiliated gallery and studio in Vilnius, Lithuania, with a focus on contemporary textile, broadly-interpreted. It frequently features exhibitions by the Academy’s staff and students as well as prominent international artists, collective exhibitions and

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‘My love, I will eat You Alive’ by Rūta Naujalytė at the Artifex gallery

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Rūta Naujalytė is an Oslo-based professional textile artist specializing in contemporary jewelry and modern arts. Rūta focuses on two fields –  contemporary textile craft and visual arts incorporating contemporary textile and film. Her artworks are mainly influenced by the context

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A major new art center to launch at a renovated industrial heritage site on the shores of Tallinn Bay, Port Noblessner, Tallinn, Estonia, in Autumn 2019

Rendering by KAOS Architects 2019

Kai Art Center opens its doors in Port Noblessner, a former submarine production plant on Friday 20th September. In a project headed up by the Estonian Contemporary Art Development Center (ECADC), the more than 100-year-old heritage-protected building will provide 450 m2 of top-floor exhibition

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Photo reportage from the exhibition ‘Stacks, plants and plains’ by Linas Jusionis at Vartai gallery

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On February 7th, Vartai Gallery opens a new personal exhibition of well-known young-generation artist Linas Jusionis. Looking at the scene of contemporary Lithuanian art, Jusionis has been holding a solid stance for almost a decade now, drawing more and more

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