International Art Fair ArtVilnius’17: Applications now open

The organisers of International Contemporary Art Fair ArtVilnius’17 invites galleries to start making reservations for this exclusive and the only one in the region art market event taking place on 8-11 June, 2017. Applications are accepted by 5 February. ArtVilnius’17

Future Fictions Summit at the former NATO base, Iceland

During 13 – 16 October, 2016 A___Zooetics (a project exploring intersections between human, non-human and poetic knowledge spheres—zooetics.net), invited an international group of scientists, artists, designers, theorists and writers to stay and work at Ásbrú, the site of a former

The winner of Young Painter Prize 2016 is announced in Vilnius

On October 28, Tsekh Gallery in Vilnius hosted one of the most important art events in the Baltic countries – Young Painter Prize 2016. Among 15 finalists a jury of art critics, curators and painters decided that this year’s prize would go

The Baltic Young Artist Award is being awarded for the first time

On the 4th of November, 2016, the Baltic Young Artist Award will be awarded for the first time, starting an annual tradition in Baltic cultural life. The Baltic Young Artist Award was formed in order to introduce the newest generation

To Hybridity … and Beyond!

“To Hybridity … and Beyond!”[1] In We have never been Modern[2], Bruno Latour refers to the term “hybrids” to emphasise their proliferation, in contradiction with the domains defined in the Modern Constitution, which distinguishes nature and culture, object and subject,

Feminine genealogy. Separation and convergence

Excerpt from Chapter 5: Feminine genealogy. Separation and convergence Jana Kukaine. ‘Daiļās mātes. Sieviete. Ķermenis. Subjektivitāte’ (Beautiful Mothers. Woman. Body. Subjectivity). Rīga: Neputns: 2016 [in press]. [..] One of the themes of contemporary feminist art is devoted to the study

Silence. Darkness. If we know what was, do we know what is coming?

The future is a riddle, and by starting to solve it we begin to shape it; trying to solve this riddle is understanding that the future is already happening and sooner or later we will find out about it, even

First Vilnius Gallery Weekend, 9-10 September

2016 09 09 - 2016 09 10
Vilnius Gallery Weekend 9-10th of September Contemporary art comes back from vacation! First Vilnius Gallery Weekend after the summer opens the doors of galleries and art spaces for Vilnius residents and guests. Gallery Weekends in cities around Europe and the

Conference and Exhibition OPEN FIELDS. RIXC Art Science Festival, September 29 – October 1, Riga

2016 09 29 - 2016 10 01
Contemporary and networked responses to geophysical, socio-political and cultural shifts in European landscapes … Open Fields is the title of this year’s international conference and exhibition taking place in the framework of the annual RIXC Art Science festival in Riga,

Festival “Sculpture Quadrennial Riga” will take over Riga this fall

“Sculpture Quadrennial Riga” is an international contemporary arts festival focusing on sculpture and installation. Since the first event in 1972, festival brings together participants from different countries and backgrounds to reflect on globally important topics. In its twelfth edition, SQR

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