The exhibition “The Great Jews of Latgale” can be seen at the Jewish of Daugavpils and Latgale Museum. It is a permanent exhibition of the museum that includes five stands with information about 125 Jews who were born, worked, lived or still live in Latgale.
A solo exhibition “I see nature like colour” by award-winning British artist Gillian Ayres (1930-2018) is available at the Mark Rothko Art Centre.
By way of homage to Silva Linarte, brilliant artist and veteran art educator, Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre launches a new symposium tradition – the International painting symposium “SILVA LINARTE” whose first iteration is scheduled for 25 June through 5 July.
“Location/ Dislocation. Between Remembering and Forgetting” exhibition is available at the Mark Rothko Art Centre. The complexity of visual language as well as the diversity of approaches is demonstrated by the range of exhibiting artists, working in a variety of media: drawing, painting, photography, sculpture as well as a site-specific installation. The idea of movement in space and the presence of different contexts is woven into the very curatorial principle of this exhibition, presenting artists from Finland, UK, USA and Latvia.
A number of meaningful events to explore the emergence of professional ceramic art in the Baltic States with a view to outlining the historical stages of its evolution and tracing their impact on the current global image of contemporary ceramic art is taking place at Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre.
Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre organises the first international painting symposium “Silva Linarte 2019”. It will bring together as participants artists from Sweden, Spain, Russia, Latvia, Poland and Lithuania.
Kirsi Kivivirta, ceramic artist and lecturer, was born in Turku, Finland, in 1959. Since 1983, she has exhibited her works in numerous exhibitions in Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Germany, Russia, Italy, Spain, France, Hungary, Australia, China, Japan, South Korea, etc. as well as held more than 15 solo shows in Finland and abroad.
Exhibitions by Latvian, Baltic and international artists are available at the Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre from 5th July to 8th September.
“Basics”, an exhibition of contemporary ceramic art by 71 ceramic artists from the three Baltic States, will be opened at Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre on Friday 5 July. Under the framework of the exhibition, a conference on ceramic art will take place in the conference sector from noon sharp until 2 p.m.
During the year, five exhibition seasons will take place in the Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Center with more than 40 exhibitions in various fields of art – painting, graphics, textiles, ceramics, photography, etc. – exhibitions demonstrate the best art projects in the region, Latvia and abroad. On July 5th the 3rd exhibition season will be opened.