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Latvian and British poets translate each other's works

11th – 17th September, Riga is hosting now the third international poetry translation workshop where nine poets will come together from Latvia and Great Britain to translate each other's poems.

Open Studios with Ieva Kraule concluding her residency at Gasworks, London

A meeting-presentation by kim? Residency Award 2017 recipient Ieva Kraule will take place at 4 PM on June 24th, in the residency space of London’s Gasworks as part of Open Studios.

Digital Freedom Festival

Our vision is to develop DFF as a ‘Technology Davos’ where we look for solutions to world problems. Our plans include the targeted development of DFF so that in 2018, for Latvia’s centenary, Riga would be one of the most influential technology and startup meeting places in the world.

The May 4th White Tablecloth Celebrations

On May 4, Latvia's Independence Restoration Day, Latvians across the world are invited to participate in the White Tablecloth Celebration to commemorate what was a new beginning for Latvia in 1990 as the country adopted a declaration to restore its independence from the Soviet Union.

XV Latvian Song Festival in Canada

The XV Latvian Song Festival in Canada will take place in Toronto from July 4-7, 2019, in celebration of Latvia’s centennial.

XIV Latvian Song and Dance Festival in Baltimore

The 2017 Latvian Song and Dance Festival of America will take place in Baltimore, Maryland, returning to the East Coast for the first time since 1978. In the spirit of the festival’s theme, “On the Road to Latvia’s Centennial,” we invite you to celebrate the history of Latvian-American song and dance, ensuring a meaningful future for these traditions.