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August 23 – the Baltic Centenary Way videoproject launch at dawn

On August 23, the sound of drums by the National Library of Latvia will wake Rīga up at dawn 06:07 a.m, signalling the launch of the videoproject, Baltic Centenary Way.

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.

The exhibition Symbolism in Baltic Art is coming to the Musée d'Orsay in Paris in 2018!

On 1 June 2017 the Latvian National Museum of Art announced that the upcoming exhibition Symbolism in Baltic Art will open at the beginning of April 2018 in one of the most influential museums in the world – the Musée d'Orsay in Paris.

Baltic Academies’ Orchestra embarks on its Centenaries tour – 3 years, 7 countries, 12 cities

In April 2017, the Baltic Academies’ Orchestra /BAO/, which unites the young talents from Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia, took up to its concert tour devoted to the Centenaries of the Baltic States.

Baltic states to mint joint centenary coin

The central banks of the three Baltic states are to produce a joint €2 coin to celebrate their centenaries, the Latvian central bank (LB) said January 31.

13th Baltic Triennial Curator Announced: Vincent Honoré

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.