Photo reportage from the opening of “A Sense of Place. Contemporary Latvian Photography” at AusstellungsHalle 1A, Frankfurt

From 17 October until 10 November the exhibition A Sense of Place. Contemporary Latvian Photography will be held at AusstellungsHalle 1A in Frankfurt, Germany. The exhibition is part of the European cultural days 2013 – Latvia organized by European Central Bank in cooperation with Latvijas Banka.

Photo reportage from exhibitions at kim?

Exhibition “The Orange Corner” by Ojārs Pētersons Before Vassiliy went back to Saint Petersburg, we talked about the exhibition by Ojārs Pētersons Oranžais stūris (The Orange Corner), which would be held at kim? in the middle of August, and Vassiliy

Photo reportage from Cesis Art Festival

Cēsis Arts Festival taking place form 28 June to 20 July present 32 events in visual art, music, cinema, theatre and even gastronomy. In the seventh year of the festival’s existence, its programme includes three exhibitions (on view till 31 July) featuring

All power to the factory outlets – “Burberry” Propaganda Tour in Latvia

Merlin Carpenter arrived in Riga on July 16th, unloaded, and set up the fake Burberry cloth canvases inside the exhibition hall of kim? for a presentation lasting one night only. On July 17th the tour van moved on to Jurmala

Photo reportage from Continuing Traditions by Evelīna Deičmane

The newest exhibition by Evelīna Deičmane has been created in Jūrkalne.  Through discussions and shared everyday life, the artist has become accustomed to local traditions, as well as collecting songs and stories. „…That’s what I do, that’s what my mother

Photo reportage from Gold of Jurkalne. Eva Vēvere and Laura Prikule

The exhibition took place from 15 to 27 of June and everyone were welcomed to take part in its process. It has been created as an interactive art game; for two weeks the exhibition was an exchange point of different

Video reportage from North by Northeast – Latvian pre-pavilion for Venice Biennial

Pre-pavilion exhibition titled North by Northeast, presented as part of SoHo night during the Armory Arts Week, features new and recent works by artists, Kaspars Podnieks and Krišs Salmanis that are intrinsically related to their upcoming installation in Venice. Exhibition

Photo reportage form the exhibition “Revisiting Footnotes I” at LCCA gallery

Like footnotes in a book, the footnotes translated in this symposium via exhibitions, discussions and performative events are kaleidoscopic but purposeful explanations of and additions to the main story of our recent past, dealing with various processes, artefacts, quotations, lifestyle

Photo reportage from the exhibition Berlin–Riga. Scores for Indeterminate Places

The exhibition Berlin–Riga. Scores for Indeterminate Places amalgamates various temporal line segments and transcends both spatial and territorial boundaries, focusing on the meeting of two geographical and cultural hubs: Riga and Berlin in time and space, and artistic strategies, which