Elīna Siliņa awarded at the Hyères Festival

Fashion designer Elīna Siliņa has won the Chloé award and a grant of 20 thousand euros at the prestigious Hyères Festival. It is one of the oldest international fashion competitions supporting young professionals in the industry.

Stories - Editorial, October 18, 2021

On traditional Latvian beauty in Stūķi barn

In the picturesque Amata region, in the Gauja National Park, near the Stūķi cliff, there is Stūķi farm. Several years ago, a family saw the boulder ruins so characteristic of the Latvian landscape and decided to restore the buildings to their former glory. The renovation of both farmstead buildings lasted for seven years, and this year the project won one of the Latvian Architecture Awards, receiving praise for the atmosphere created in the building. The author of the project, architect Andra Šmite, shares her thoughts on the project.

Stories - Andra Šmite, October 12, 2021


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