Photo reportage from the exhibitions by Evita Vasiļjeva and Jānis Dzirnieks at kim? Contemporary Art Centre

Gut House on the Print Level Evita Vasiļjeva October 26 – November 27 2016 The Amsterdam-based Latvian artist’s Evita Vasiļjeva’s solo-exhibition Gut House on the Print Level comprises robust and fragile, seemingly moving, sculptures that have been carried over from

Photo reportage from the exhibition ‘FORMOSA. The Beautiful Isle’ at Jurmala City Museum

Turquoise ocean waters and emerald layers of rocks; clouds trapped in the evergreen and lush paws of bamboo groves. Dizzying tones of ultramarine, lapis lazuli, malachite and jade crated by the sunlight and shadows of clouds. It could well have

Photo reportage from the Contemporary Art Festival Survival Kit 8

For the eighth year in a row, the international contemporary art festival Survival Kit took place in Riga. This year, from September 8 to 25, audiences had an opportunity to visit a voluminous art exhibition and participate in a broad

Photo reportage from Daiga Grantiņa’s exhibition ‘Heap-core,,, ‘

Heap-core,,, is the Paris-based artist’s, Daiga Grantiņa’s, first solo-exhibition in Riga. The expression integrated in the title refers to the outward direction of formal (hard-core) motion, accumulated somewhere in the inner core. The exhibition hall is transformed into a site-specific

Photo reportage from ‘Sculpture Quadrennial Riga’

Contemporary sculpture and installation festival Sculpture Quadrennial Riga “Conservatism and Liberalism” runs from September 10th to October 28th. Festival is about to discover fragile border between conservatism and liberalism through events taking place in Riga city and Wagner hall. Photography

Photo reportage from the exhibition ‘Le Cygne’ by Ēriks Apaļais at Alma gallery

Le vierge, le vivace et le bel aujourd’hui Va-t-il nous déchirer avec un coup d’aile ivre Ce lac dur oublié que hante sous le givre Le transparent glacier des vols qui n’ont pas fui ! Un cygne d’autrefois se souvient

Photo reportage from the exhibition ‘Nothing Lost, Nothing Found’ by Evita Vasiļjeva at 427 Gallery

The white wall seen through the empty frame adds to an antiseptic atmosphere. A fluorescent light placed conspicuously in front of the object suggests being in a workplace with an object still under construction. But as one gets closer, the

Photo reportage from the exhibition “The Harmony of Chaos” at ALMA gallery, Riga

The Harmony of Chaos is curated by Elīna Sproģe and it will be on view at Alma Gallery until 5th of August 2016. Artists: Camille Henrot (FR/USA), Daiga Grantiņa (LV/FR), Māra Brīvere (LV) The conceptual basis for the exhibition is

Photo reportage from XII Baltic Triennial, Riga

The exhibition organized by kim? Contemporary Art Center and Contemporary Art Centre (CAC), Vilnius in collaboration with Dailes Theater reiterates the XII Baltic Triennial* as it opened in Vilnius on September 4, 2015, in a setting which despite some major

Video interviews with kim? Residency Award nominees: Ēriks Apaļais, Ieva Epnere, Inga Meldere, Katrīna Neiburga

kim? Contemporary Arts Centre announces the second iteration of the kim? Residency Award, this year in partnership with International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP) in New York. The current nominees, artists selected for this Award by the international jury, are

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