About FOLD

FOLD brings forward the best in Latvian and foreign creative industries to help discover, understand, learn and collaborate. FOLD was launched in April 2013 as a merger of three long-lived self-initiated projects — «DesignBlog», «Plikums» and «Fine Young Urbanists».

Editorial staff

Evelīna Ozola — director

Architect and urbanist who has also tried her hand at graphic design. She writes about architecture and urbanism both for online and printed media.

Paula Gāgane — editor

Architect who is interested in exploring the interaction and communication of various design disciplines.

Elīna Lībiete — editor’s assistant

Architect with a keen interest in cities, people, and their interactions.

Katrīna Sadovņikova — illustrator

An artist who likes to try new techniques and directions in both 3D and 2D environments.


Architect and urbanist Evelīna Ozola, head and co-founder of «Asketic» design studio Miķelis Baštiks, graphic designer and photographer Sandijs Ruļuks, lawyer Ilze Peipiņa, architect and urbanist Toms Kokins, head of graphic design studio «Associates, Partners et Sons» Edgars Zvirgzdiņš.


To submit your work, enquire about advertising or simply say hello, send us a message to info@fold.lv. Postal address: Antonijas iela 20A–54, Riga, LV–1010, Latvia.


FOLD is financed by the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Latvia.


Design and programming — «Asketic»
Logo — FOLD and «Formup»
Fonts — Proxima Nova and Noticia
Translations — Jūle Mare Rozīte, Guna Gavare, Anna Celmiņa, Andris Kuprišs, FOLD editorial staff
Proofreading — Anete Kauce, Lilita Vaingārdena, FOLD editorial staff


FOLD supports free access to and distribution of information, but we strongly believe in intellectual property, protecting creative work, and promotion of authors’ interests. When reposting FOLD articles or their fragments, images, video or audio recordings, you are obliged to credit FOLD as the source and provide a hyperlink to the relevant page of the website. Any use of aforementioned materials for commercial purposes is strictly prohibited. The responsibility for factual accuracy and expressed opinions lies solely with authors.


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