Press conference regarding Symbolism in Baltic Art, an exhibition in Paris
On Thursday, June 1, 2017 the Latvian National Museum of Art invites media representatives to a press conference about the upcoming exhibition “Symbolism in Baltic Art”, which will be shown in Paris in 2018.
12 Characters from the Prado Collection
The exhibition 12 Characters from the Prado Collection – twelve masterpieces by world famous artists which have brought joy to millions of viewers over the centuries at Spain’s largest museum, the PRADO, will be on show for the first time in the Baltic region. This exhibition is a special present to Latvia’s Centenary from patrons Boris and Ināra Teterev.
Compatriot Days in Gulbene 2017
Compatriot Days in Gulbene will gather and join compatriots and former locals from far and near – those who live abroad at the moment and those who have found their residence place in other cities and towns of Latvia. It will be a gathering full of music, art, sports, culture as well as common dancing and singing.
More than 40% of the total budget of Latvia’s Centenary assigned to the „Latvian School Bag”
The initiative „Latvian School Bag” is the biggest gift of Latvia to its more than 200 000 pupils. Starting September 2018, it will integrate exploration and experiencing of natural and cultural values, scientific achievements and successful business models into the school programmes and make it accessible to every schoolchild in Latvia.
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.