Animated short film The Swan Maiden by Kārlis Vītols

Kārlis Vītols, author of the animated short film The Swan Maiden, which premiered in October, received the Latvian film award Lielais Kristaps as the best animation artist yesterday. He learned animation through self-study and has been making films since 1998.

Stories - Fold, November 16, 2020

Three buildings on Miesnieku Street by Arhis Arhitekti

Arhis Arhitekti is this year’s recipient of the Grand Prix of Latvian Architecture Award for the reconstruction of buildings at 13, 15 and 17 Miesnieku Street. The competition jury described it as a delicate intervention that creates a clever dialogue between historic and modern architecture. The old houses, which had been abandoned for years, have now gained a new life — they accommodate twelve apartments and a restaurant.

Stories - Evelīna Ozola, November 4, 2020

Zuzeum Art Centre in Riga

In September, Zuzeum Art Centre opened in Riga with the inaugural exhibition «We Aim to Live. Contemporary Art from the Zuzāns Collection».

Stories - Evelīna Ozola, October 21, 2020


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