News

14 February

In Riga, landscape art object tells the tale of Lithuania’s, Estonia’s, and Latvia’s centenary

In February, landscape art object “The Gate of Honor”, inaugurated early 2018, symbolically tells the tale of the Baltic States’ - Lithuania, Estonia, and Latvia – centenary. Three flags intertwine in a unified pattern depicting each country’s centenary symbol whilst recounting history’s important events.

7 February

Baltic Academies’ Orchestra - young Baltic talents on tour

Proudly celebrating the Centenaries of all three Baltic States, talented students from the Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre, Jāzeps Vītols Latvian Academy of Music, Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre and young musicians from other countries around the Baltic Sea will perform together.

5 February

First-time exhibition of Latvian children’s books to be on view in the Republic of Korea

On 6 February, at 16:00, the National Library for Children and Young Adults of Korea will host the opening of a children’s book exhibition, “In the Magic Forest. Stories by ‘Fairytale Grandmother’ Margarita Stāraste”.

29 January

Latvijas Banka issues 2 euro commemorative coin dedicated to the centenary of the Baltic States

Latvijas Banka is launching a 2 euro commemorative coin dedicated to the centenary of the Baltic States.

29 January

Kim? presents an exhibition in Helsinki within Latvia’s centenary programme

Kim? Contemporary Art Centre proudly announces its first exhibition abroad within Latvian Centenary Program – a solo show by Finnish-Israeli artist Dafna Maimon at SIC artists’ space in Helsinki, Finland.

26 January

Baltic states to jointly present themselves in 12 European film festivals this year

The addendum signed by Edith Sepp, CEO of the Estonian Film Institute, Dita Rietuma, CEO of the National Film Centre of Latvia and Rolandas Kvietkauskas, CEO of the Lithuanian Film Centre envisages 12 joint film promotion projects spread throughout 2018 in celebration of the three countries’ statehood centenaries.