Group sjow ‘Games that People Play’ and solo exhibition ‘Contagion’ by Anna Salmane at the Careva gallery

2019 03 15 - 2019 04 19
The group show is “Games that people play” (artworks by Auseklis Bauskenieks, Alvine Bautra, Gery Georgieva, Inga Meldere, NataliaLL, and Kaspars Zarins). Simultaneously on the right side of the gallery is a solo show titled “Plague” by Anna Salmane. First

Sound art exhibition ‘Four compositions’ by Krista Dintere, Ivo Tauriņš at RIXC Gallery

2019 02 21 - 2019 04 20
Sound Art exhibition. Multichannel sound compositions and the immersive sound of the composition At the Crossroads of the Sun by Ēriks Ešenvalds performed by the ensemble Balti. Krista Dintere is an artist from Liepaja, working between the fields of sound

The Riga Photography Biennial – NEXT 2019 begins in April

2019 04 04 - 2019 06 28
The Riga Photography Biennial – NEXT 2019 contemporary art event will take place in Riga and Berlin from 4 April until 28 June, inviting audiences to exhibitions, a portfolio review, lectures and a symposium about activism in the latest art

Exhibition ‘First thirst Flesh blush’ by Bogna Wisniewska at 427 Gallery

2019 03 08 - 2019 04 11 / 6 pm
427 is excited to invite you to the opening of the show First thirst Flesh blush 9 March to 11 April Bogna Wisniewska through conversations with curator Katie Lenanton Smitten, making a space together, fresh paint, treats, eyelashes, thinking of

Thematic exhibition from the Rothko Centre’s collection to open on 8 March

2019 03 08 - 2019 04 14 / 4 pm
At 4 p.m. on Friday 8 March, the exhibition “ILLUSION OF TENDERNESS” will be opened to the public, featuring select artwork from the painting collection of Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre. The once dominant view of the female nature as

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

2019 02 20 / 6:30 pm - 8 pm
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

Opening of the first exhibition cycle of 2019 of the Kim? Contemporary Art Centre

2019 02 21 - 2019 03 31
The exhibition round of 2019 of Kim? Contemporary Art Centre is kicked off with three exhibitions – solo shows of the two young artists, one is Amanda Ziemele, a painter seeking for new pictorial forms and ways to tell it,

Asja Lācis. Engineer of the Avant-garde Exhibition Space, Level 4 of the National Library of Latvia

2019 01 31 - 2019 03 31
The exhibition about Asja Lācis, internationally renowned yet undiscovered in Latvia, but one of the most outstanding Latvian creative personalities of the 20th century, is made by the Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art and curator Andris Brinkmanis. Asja Lācis. Engineer

Angst by Zane Tuča at the Alma gallery

2019 01 31 - 2019 03 08
Winding its way over the high, dark cliff wall like a fragile thread is a white vein. Quiet, peaceful, humble and distant. However, viewed close up, the fragile thread strikes the ground with frightening and awesome force. Definite and unwavering.

Opening of the first exhibition season of 2019 at the Rothko Centre

2019 02 01 - 2019 04 14 / 4 pm
At 4 p.m. on Friday 1 February, the first exhibition season of 2019 will be opened at Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre. With the opening of six new art projects that make up the new year’s first exhibition season at