Unthinkable: Leap of Faith

Unthinkable is a project of many forms, it is an interdisciplinary research platform that connects a constellation of artists, curators, editors, thinkers and theorists. In its current form it has convened reading groups throughout 2016 and gathered research upon subjects

Žilvinas Landzbergas’ mesmeric natures to represent Lithuania at the 57th Venice Biennale

Žilvinas Landzbergas R 10 05 2017–29 10 Professional preview: 10 to 12 May Opening: 12 May at 7 pm Lithuanian Pavilion at the 57th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia Scuola San Pasquale at San Francesco della Vigna

The winner of the kim? Residency Award 2017: Ieva Kraule

kim? Contemporary Art Centre is pleased to announce that the winner of the kim? Residency Award 2017 is Ieva Kraule who in Spring, 2017 will spend three-months in a residency at Gasworks international exhibition, studio and residency programme in London within Latvia’s centennial programme.

Taking the holes away from golf

Sophie Lapalu in conversation with former Nida Art Colony artist Albert Allgaier The artist Albert Allgaier spent two periods as a resident at Nida Art Colony of Vilnius Academy of Arts (in 2014 and 2016). The last time the artist

Patients named Positron and Saltblower

Purvītis’s regrown moustache In the summer of 2014, British art critic Jonathan Jones informed readers of The Guardian that “Vincent van Gogh’s ear has returned from the grave.”[1] Using genetic material from the great-great-grandson of Van Gogh’s brother, Theo, with

What is the NSRD?

In 2015, the Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art (LCCA) ‘celebrated’ the year of Hardijs Lediņš. But it would seem that their celebrations are continuing. In the autumn of 2016, the LCCA released a sizably dense book entitled Workshop for the

The kim? Residency Award 2017 finalists have been disclosed

kim? Contemporary art centre has revealed the four kim? Residency Award 2017 finalists: artists Ieva Kraule, Maija Kurševa, Krišs Salmanis and Evita Vasiļjeva. This year the award winner will have the opportunity to partake in a three-month residency at Gasworks

Painting is the Gemini of Art Astrology

On January 9, the iPhone turned ten. As the ubiquitous technology enters its preteens, with over a billion units sold, it wouldn’t be a stretch to suggest that the slick apparatus has more invasively impacted our relationship to images than

Artists’ Spaces. Book launch

2017 01 24 - 2017 01 24 / 7 pm
The book launch of ‘Artists’ Spaces’ takes place on 24 January, 2017 from 7 pm at Rundum project room (Pärnu mnt 154, 3rd floor, room 304). “Artists’ Spaces”, edited by Merilin Talumaa and Annika Toots, consists of visits to the

13th Baltic Triennial Curator Announced

The Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius, is pleased to announce Vincent Honoré as the new curator for the 13th Baltic Triennial in 2018, currently under the working title Give Up the Ghost. Honoré is a London-based writer and curator as well as

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