Baltic artists invited to participate in a juried exhibition of contemporary ceramics
Latvian Centre for Contemporary Ceramics in cooperation with Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre invites Latvian, Lithuanian and Estonian artists to apply for BASICS: Baltic Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Ceramics.
Latvia's next 100 years: modernity rooted in heritage
The 2018 centenary of the establishment of the Latvian republic provided Latvians with an opportunity to reflect on how far we have come as a nation and to look to the future.
Local movie-watching in Latvia tripled in 2018
In 2018, the popularity of locally-made films nearly tripled in the country, with the market share of Latvian movies reaching 22.07% of total, up from 7.84% in 2017, the National Film Centre reported February 4. In total, more than 550,000 tickets to local films were sold, out of the total of above 2,530,000.
Latvia's Centenary Programme 2019
This year is marked by events that proudly looked back on the historical events that formed the state of Latvia – the formation of the first government, the Freedom Battles and the formation of the Latvian Army, the creation of local and national institutions as well as the extraordinary event that was “The Baltic Way”.
The State Choir LATVIJA Announces Début Canadian Tour
The State Choir LATVIJA, under the artistic direction of Māris Sirmais, will be touring Canada for the first time from July 3 – 13, 2019.
Rīga's Moscow Suburb to become animated in new movie
A new animated adventure movie, based on a children's book, will dramatize a story of children trying to prevent changes in the face of Rīga's colorful Moscow suburb.