Performative talk ‘Exhibitions as Curatorial Readymade forms of Escape’ by Paul O’Neill at Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art

Evening School of the Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art invites you to Paul O’Neill’s talk “Exhibitions as Curatorial Readymade forms of Escape” Through this performative lecture, Paul O’Neill will reflect upon his curatorial practice, collective exhibition-making and the public as

Opening of the exhibition ‘New Chic’ & Riga Photomonth 2018 at Riga Congress Centre

2018 05 09 - 2018 06 03 / 6 pm
Official opening of Riga Photomonth 2018 with the exhibition “New Chic”. The main exhibition of the festival is focused on the conditions of the photographic language and materiality in the age of post-truth providing photography as an up-to-date, critical, socio-politically

Exhibition ‘Wool and Silk. The New Erotic’ at the Latvian Museum of Photography

2018 05 10 - 2018 06 10 / 5 pm
The exhibition “Wool and Silk. The New Erotic” will be displayed from May 10 at the Latvian Museum of Photography. This exhibition is part of Riga Photomonth 2018 opening week programme. On May 10 at 5.00 p.m. during the opening

Lectures by curator Vytautas Michelkevičius and art historian Katrīna Teivāne-Korpa at Rīgas mākslas telpa

2018 05 08 - 2018 05 11 / 6 pm
Lecture by Vytautas Michelkevičius: On May 8th, 6 pm Riga Photography Biennal 2018 invites you to the informal presentation of the Lithuanian media and art theorist, curator Vytautas Michelkevičius MAPPING ARTISTIC RESEARCH at Riga Art Space. Since 2002, internationally renowned

Talk by Kirill Kobrin ‘The Spectre of the Future which Never Happened: Hauntology and Art Today’ at Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art

The Evening School of Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art invites you to a talk by the writer Kirill Kobrin “The Spectre of the Future which Never Happened: Hauntology and Art Today” The term ‘hauntology’ was coined by Jacques Derrida in

International Festival Riga Photomonth 2018 will take place in Riga

2018 05 07 - 2018 06 07
From 7 May to 7 June International Festival Riga Photomonth 2018 will take place in Riga, offering 8 exhibitions and more than 20 events on the thematic scope New Chic. Identity, self-representation, the changing language of photography and the impact of technologies on

Performance ‘Power Failure’ by Dafna Maimon at kim? Contemporary Art Centre

2018 04 24 - 2018 04 28 / 5 pm
We are excited to invite you to “Power Failure,” a performance by Dafna Maimon as part of her solo show “Family Business: Power Failure” at Kim?. The performance will occur on April 24 from 5 pm to 7 pm (followed

Lecture and Masterclass by Erik Kessels at the Art Academy of Latvia

2018 04 26 - 2018 04 27 / 6:30 pm
Lecture: We invite you to the lecture “Fabulous Failures” by Erik Kessels at the Art Academy of Latvia. On 26 April at 18:30 the artist will speak about the mistakes that inspire him to create new works: “We live in

Opening programme & exhibition of Latvian exile and émigré artists ‘Portable Landscape’ at Latvian National Museum of Art

2018 04 27 - 2018 06 17
Exhibition of Latvian exile and émigré artists PORTABLE LANDSCAPES opens in Riga Large Exhibition Hall of the Latvian National Museum of Art (1 Janis Rozentāls Square, Riga) 27.04.18 – 17.06.18 On 27 April, the Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art will

Solo Exhibition ‘The Gap’ by Laris Strunke at the Latvian Railway History Museum

2018 04 10 - 2018 05 11 / 7 pm
VV Foundation invites to the opening of the solo exhibition “The Gap” by Laris Strunke at the Latvian Railway History Museum (Uzvaras boulevard 2A) on April 10th. Painter Laris Strunke: “I was in Iceland and missed the bus. I had a

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