Lithuanian artist Antanas Gerlikas nominated for the Paulo Cunha e Silva art prize

Antanas Gerlikas was recently nominated for the Paulo Cunha e Silva art prize. The prize, based in the city of Porto, has a monetary value of 25,000€ and is aimed at international artists aged under 40 who have had no

The architectural politics of nature and data will be explored at a conference in Tallinn

2017 04 21 - 2017 04 22
At a conference, taking place in Tallinn on April 21-22, architecture’s turn to nature and data will be explored from political and historical perspectives. Keynote speakers are Matthew Gandy and Douglas Spencer from the UK. The conference is organised by

1st Riga Biennial appoints Chief Curator

1st Riga Biennial appoints Chief Curator, Katerina Gregos Opening June 2018 The Riga International Biennial of Contemporary Art (RIBOCA) is a new biennial with a European focus and a strong regional profile. Taking the rich history of Riga and the

Unthinkable: Leap of Faith

Unthinkable is a project of many forms, it is an interdisciplinary research platform that connects a constellation of artists, curators, editors, thinkers and theorists. In its current form it has convened reading groups throughout 2016 and gathered research upon subjects

Žilvinas Landzbergas’ mesmeric natures to represent Lithuania at the 57th Venice Biennale

Žilvinas Landzbergas R 10 05 2017–29 10 Professional preview: 10 to 12 May Opening: 12 May at 7 pm Lithuanian Pavilion at the 57th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia Scuola San Pasquale at San Francesco della Vigna

The winner of the kim? Residency Award 2017: Ieva Kraule

kim? Contemporary Art Centre is pleased to announce that the winner of the kim? Residency Award 2017 is Ieva Kraule who in Spring, 2017 will spend three-months in a residency at Gasworks international exhibition, studio and residency programme in London within Latvia’s centennial programme.

Taking the holes away from golf

Sophie Lapalu in conversation with former Nida Art Colony artist Albert Allgaier The artist Albert Allgaier spent two periods as a resident at Nida Art Colony of Vilnius Academy of Arts (in 2014 and 2016). The last time the artist

Patients named Positron and Saltblower

Purvītis’s regrown moustache In the summer of 2014, British art critic Jonathan Jones informed readers of The Guardian that “Vincent van Gogh’s ear has returned from the grave.”[1] Using genetic material from the great-great-grandson of Van Gogh’s brother, Theo, with

What is the NSRD?

In 2015, the Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art (LCCA) ‘celebrated’ the year of Hardijs Lediņš. But it would seem that their celebrations are continuing. In the autumn of 2016, the LCCA released a sizably dense book entitled Workshop for the

The kim? Residency Award 2017 finalists have been disclosed

kim? Contemporary art centre has revealed the four kim? Residency Award 2017 finalists: artists Ieva Kraule, Maija Kurševa, Krišs Salmanis and Evita Vasiļjeva. This year the award winner will have the opportunity to partake in a three-month residency at Gasworks

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