Riga International Biennial of Contemporary Art (RIBOCA) Announces Artists

Riga International Biennial of Contemporary Art (RIBOCA) is pleased to announce the artists who will participate in the first edition. A total of 99 artists including 10 collectives will be participating in the biennial. Almost a third of the participating

A Preamble to Making Strange Things. Interview with Anna-Sophie Berger

Anna-Sophie Berger (b. 1989) lives and works between Vienna and New York. I first came across her work in 2016, in her solo show “Places to Fight and to Make Up” at MUMOK, Vienna. I was instantly impressed by her

Curatorial & Biographical Conversation Approaching the 8th Inter-format Symposium on Rites and Terrabytes in Nida Art Colony

Nida Art Colony of Vilnius Academy of Arts together with Inter-PAGAN network organises 8th Inter-format Symposium which is curated this year by a group of artists, curators and researchers: Andrew Gryf Paterson (SCO/FI/LV), Vytautas Michelkevičius (LT), Jurij Dobriakov (LT) and

The Role of Nationalism in the Anthropocene. A Conversation with Dr. Eglė Rindzevičiūtė

Eglė Rindzevičiūtė has a PhD in cultural studies, and teaches sociology at Kingston University near London. In 2008, Linköping University Press published her book Constructing Soviet Cultural Policy: Cybernetics and Governance in Lithuania after World War II. Along with Jenny Andersson, she edited The Struggle

Photo reportage from the exhibition ‘There and Back Again. Contemporary Art from the Baltic Sea Region’ at Kiasma, Helsinki

The exhibition There and Back Again brings together 26 artists from the eastern Baltic Sea region: Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Finland and Russia. This collection exhibition explores the themes of identity, belonging and memory through the metaphor of travel. The title, There and Back Again,

Photo reportage from the exhibition ‘Groundhog Day’ at SIC Gallery, Helsinki

Groundhog Day 9.12.2017–21.1.2018 SIC Tyynenmerenkatu 6 C, Helsinki Christian Andersson (SE), Nina Beier (DK), Merike Estna (EE), Ceal Floyer (UK), Luca Frei (CH), Gideonsson/Londré (SE), Kaspars Groševs (LV), Barbora Kleinhamplová & Tereza Stejskalová (CZ), Jaakko Pallasvuo (FI), Emily Roysdon (US)

Painting Is (not) Just Fun Anymore. The Young Painter Prize 2017

On the 26th of October 2017, the winning artist of the Young Painter Prize 2017 was announced at the opening exhibition for its finalists in an award ceremony taking place in the exhibition halls Titanic of Vilnius Academy of Arts

Another Normal Country | Šelda Puķīte, Valts Miķelsons and Indrek Grigor discuss the Baltic pavilions at the 57th Venice Art Biennale

The Baltic pavilions at the 57th Venice Art Biennale: Žilvinas Landzbergas R (Lithuania, Curators Ūla Tornau and Asta Vaičiulytė); Miķelis Fišers What Can Go Wrong (Latvia, curator Inga Šteimane); Katja Novitskova If Only You Could See What I’ve Seen with

Riga Photography Biennial Award 2018 announces the winners

The Riga Photography Biennial Award 2018 Seeking the Latest in Photography has been awarded to Diāna Tamane (Latvia), Taavi Suisalu (Estonia) and Kristīne Madjare (Latvia). The special prize from NoRoutine Books’ (Lithuania) – opportunity to publish own photography book –

Contemporary Art Festival SURVIVAL KIT 9 Introduces the Artists

This year, SURVIVAL KIT 9, the biggest annual contemporary art exhibition in the Baltics, presents 24 internationally recognized, as well as emerging young artists. Among the works are both internationally known as well as specially commissioned new pieces aimed at