Wabadus (Freedom), the Historic Armoured Train
From the 15th to the 22nd of June, on the occasion of the centenary of the "Cēsis battles", at the Cesis Railway Station, there will be a unique opportunity to explore the historic armoured train Wabadus. (Freedom).
1919, Latvia’s First Year
The proclamation of the Republic of Latvia on the 18th of November 1918, although significant, it was only the first step on the long road towards a fully functioning state. The task ahead needed to be done on war-ravaged territory, and in constant defence against unrelenting attacks by external enemies.
The centenary of the Battle of Cēsis, Latvia’s Victory Day, to be celebrated in Cēsis on 22 June
The celebrations of Latvia’s Victory Day, the centenary of the Battle of Cēsis, will be held on Saturday, 22 June.
Akureyri Art Museum is opening the exhibition of Latvian contemporary art
From 1 June to 22 September 2019, Iceland’s Northern Capital, Akureyri, will host the exhibition of Latvian contemporary art Talaðu við mig! / Runā ar mani! / Talk To Me! representing works from the collection of the Latvian National Museum of Art.
The Launch Event of the Latvian School Bag Programme Receives International Recognition
The launch event of the Latvian School Bag project, a part of the Latvian Centenary programme, entitled “100 Latvian Stories in 100 Minutes”, is one of the three finalists of the Eventex Award. This event is eligible for the grand prize in five categories.
The application for the Jāzeps Vītols 6th International Choral Conductors Competition is open
To continue the more than a century long tradition of choir singing and choir conducting, the Department of Choir Conducting, Jāzeps Vītols Latvian Academy of Music, opens the application for the Jāzeps Vītols 6th International Choral Conductors Competition.