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Celebration of Latvia's Centenary

Lana InsbergaLieven DehandschutterEdvīns KrievsEduard KrasovskyТамара ЖуковаAndrejs IrbēnsDace ZālīteLiene Dorbe

Lana, Lieven, Edvīns and 6852 others celebrate...

Created and done for Latvian centenary

1 September 2016 - 31 December 2018

The “Story Quilt”

The “Story Quilt” will be made by Latvians who live outside Latvia, and who are asked to create a square, using various techniques, which will be sewn together to create a quilt. The quilt will be gifted to Latvia on the occasion of its 100th birthday.

17 August - 31 December 2018

Latvian Films for Latvian Centenary

The programme Latvian Films for Latvian Centenary features 16 long films including six feature films, two animated films and eight documentaries. This initiative is honouring the centenary of Latvia.

1 November - 4 February 2018

Exhibition "Luther. The Turn"

Marking 500 years since the beginning of the Reformation and reflecting on the significant impact of early Lutheranism on the Latvian language and culture, an exhibition Luther. The Turn is opened at the National Library of Latvia.

18 November - 1 April 2018

PUBLIC MIRRORS Poster Exposition - 2017

At the beginning of 2017, the shopping centre “Origo” begun a series of exhibitions devoted to the centenary of Latvia, continuing this exhibition cycle, the first large-scale exhibition will be revealed “PUBLIC MIRRORS. Poster Exposition – 2017”, devoted to the posters in Latvia – the beginnings,

18 November - 18 December

Exhibition "Treasures of Latvia”

The exhibition titled “Treasures of Latvia” will be displayed in several Latvian centers around the U.S. to highlight Latvia’s accomplishments in business, the arts, culture, and sports. The exhibition was funded by the Latvian Ministry of Culture.

25 November - 7 January 2018

With Seven-league Boots. Stop – Finland

This is already the second exhibition introducing contemporary art collections from the Baltic Sea region’s museums and it is dedicated to the centenaries of the Republic of Finland and the Republic of Latvia.

7-16 March 2018

Contemporary art exhibition “The Borders” in London

Arthur Analts exhibition theme - the borders, is very topical both in contemporary culture and in the current political discourses. The exhibition will look at the concept of boundaries as functional, demarcating and emotional – the unity of people and the power of the ideas.

9 April 2018 - 15 July 2018

Exhibition "Symbolism in Baltic Art"

The exhibition Symbolism in Baltic Art will be one of the most ambitious joint projects for the Baltic Centenary and among the largest centenary events to take place abroad. The exhibition will open at the beginning of April 2018 in one of the most influential museums in the world – the Musée d'Orsay in Paris.


Way of Latvian Flag / Denmark

Within the framework of the initiative “Way of Latvian Flag”, the national flag of Latvia and a special book of messages will travel to the Latvian people around the world before the Centenary of the State of Latvia.

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