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.
National ornament belt for Latvia
Children and Youth Centre “Altona” organizes creative workshops (Monday – Thursday 5 pm) to make for the CYC “Altona” a big size woven national ornament belt on 122m long fabric as dedication to 100th anniversary of Latvia. Target group: citizens of Riga city.
Celebration of historical pipe organs
The goal of the Festival of Historic Pipe Organs is to mainstream and draw attention to the Latvian historic pipe organs. Within the framework of the festival both the Latvian residents and foreign guests will have an opportunity to travel around all the Latvian regions, enjoy historic instruments.
Photo exhibition “Agriculture in Latvia has been, is and will be!”
The main idea of the photo exhibition is to encourage public debate – how our parents and grandparents have lived and worked in the Latvian countryside and what we need to do today to ensure that the Latvian rural areas are populated and economically active in the future.
Baltic Centenary Way
On Aug.23 three cakes will travel from Riga to Estonia, Lithuania, and Finland. Passed on from hand to hand, cakes will be our greeting to our neighbours on their centenaries. The event will be filmed to make a national video greeting.
Conference dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the M. Juglas battle
Conference is dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the M. Juglas battle. The goal of this conference is to commemorate and promote Latvian riflemen history. The target audience of conference are military historians, history teachers, enthusiasts and students.
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,
Exposition “Audible Universe”
RIXC artists are experimenting with radio signals on Earth and Space, expanding science borders. RIXC art works reveal myths and facts about Skrunda signal and follows evolution of Latvian radio astronomy from restoration of Latvian independency and RT 32 to Latvian first satelite – Venta 1.
Cultural Programme of the Latgale Congress
Cultural events dedicated to the Centenary of the Latgale Congress.