UK Foreign Secretary and Latvian Ambassador light a Christmas tree given by Latvia
On 4 December, in Lancaster House, the headquarters of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, Boris Johnson, and the Ambassador of Latvia, Baiba Braže, launched Latvia’s centenary celebrations in the United Kingdom by lighting a Christmas tree given by Latvia.
Baltic Art Form Festival
London Jazz Festival in cooperation with Latvian Concert Agency - Rothko in Jazz and Latvian Radio Bigband, presenting programme Mare Balticum, Kristine Prauliņa (Latvia) un James Morrison (Australia).
Multimedia performance "NeoArctic"
NEOARCTIC is an evocative, poetic, and alarming music performance on the Anthropocene – a new geologic epoch, defined by unprecedented human disturbance of the earth’s ecosystems. Humans have come to be a ‘force of nature’, causing rapid, often unintended changes to the Earth we inhabit.
Monument to Freedom dedicated to Latvian soldiers in the City of Zedelgem, Belgium
On October 2018, the Occupation Museum Association of Latvia and the City of Zedelgem in Belgium will erect a Monument to Freedom dedicated to Latvian soldiers who were POWs in Zedelgem, 1945/46, but who did not lose faith in the freedom of Latvia.
London Book Fair 2018
In 2018, as the Baltic states will be celebrating their centenaries, Lithuania and Estonia will be joining Latvia at the London Book Fair as Market Focus countries.
Exhibition "Symbolism in Baltic Art"
The exhibition Symbolism in Baltic Art will be one of the most ambitious joint projects for the Baltic Centenary and among the largest centenary events to take place abroad. The exhibition will open at the beginning of April 2018 in one of the most influential museums in the world – the Musée d'Orsay in Paris.