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

‘Mirror, mirror on the wall…’ Some Notes on Contemporary Art Market Rituals

Understanding of the contemporary art field’s economy is fragmented and notoriously immersed in mystique.[1] The fragmented nature is often attributed to the economy lacking in a clearly identifiable empirical imprint that could transcribe the field into quantifiable data, feeding econometric

Returning residents prepare for the “Hybrid(…)scapes” exhibition at VAA Nida Art Colony

Artists who were residents at the remote Nida Art Colony once or several times have come back from Austria, Germany, Finland, Sweden, Estonia, Lithuania and Brazil, and have been working in Nida over the recent month. Seven artists and artist

Hundreds of artworks sold at ArtVilnius’16

International Art Fair ArtVilnius’16 is already counting sales results for the fair that took place on 9-12 June. During the four days of ArtVilnius’16, Exhibition and Congress Centre LITEXPO was proud to meet 21 thousand visitors; about 200 works of

Temnikova & Kasela announced as the recipient of FEAGA award

The Federation of European Art Galleries Association (FEAGA) have awarded Temnikova & Kasela gallery this year’s innovation and creativity award. The award ceremony will take place on Wednesday 15 June, 2016, before the public opening of the influential Art Basel

Art Fair ArtVilnius’16 – two awards go to the galleries of Vilnius Academy of Arts

On 9 June, Lithuanian Exhibition and Congress Centre Litexpo opened International Art Fair ArtVilnius’16 with dozens of galleries presenting hundreds of artworks from all over the world. The best artists and galleries were awarded during the opening ceremony. During the

Horizon of artefacts. Interview with the curators of the Baltic Pavilion

On the 28th of May, the Baltic Pavilion, representing Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania at the 15th International Architecture Exhibition, la Biennale di Venezia 2016, opened its doors in Palasport Arsenale. This project was made possible after its proposal, to represent

On media art in Estonia and the Baltics: digital technology as cultural constant

Historical review and discussion of the exhibition RAM. Early Estonian Computer Art at Kumu Art Museum, Tallinn. Since Baltic media art emerged in the late 80s, I have been following its changes. You can be sure that most changes in

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