Call for Applications to LCCA Summer School 'Error?!'


Latvian Centre for Contemporary announces a call for applications to the third Summer School 'Error?!' at Rucka Artist Residency, Cēsis, which will take place on June 11 - 16. Artists, art critics, curators, theoreticians of art and other fields as well culture project managers are invited to apply.
Application deadline: May 16

Solo exhibition 'Silbersee' by Alexandra Navratil opens at LCCA Office gallery


Solo exhibition Silbersee by artist Alexandra Navratil (Switzerland/Netherland) will open to public from April 20 until May 20 at the Office gallery of the Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art. Her work slowly but steadily unveils a story of human impact on the Earth from a lake’s perspective. Exhibition is organized by Riga Photography Biennial 2016 in collaboration with LCCA.
Exhibition opening: April 19, 18:30.

The Contemporary Art Festival Survival Kit 8 will examine the acupuncture of society


For the eighth year in a row, the international contemporary art festival Survival Kit will take place in Riga. This year, from September 8 to 25, audiences will have an opportunity to visit a voluminous art exhibition and participate in a broad programme of events, which will entail film screenings, discussions, performances and other events. The festival this year will address acupuncture as a metaphor for determining the painful points of contemporary society and will gather approximately thirty Latvian and foreign artists.

Polish avant-garde films will be shown at LCCA Office gallery


The Arton Foundation’s (Fundacja Arton) exhibition ‘Cinematographer's Exercise’, which studies and interprets video works from the foundation’s archives, will be showing at theOfice gallery of Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art from 11-15 April. As part of this exhibition, a special screening ‘Arton Review Europe’ featuring work by the 60s-80s Polish avant-garde and contemporary filmmakers will take place on Thursday 14 April at 6.30 pm with special guests from the foundation and artist Piotr Bosacki.

LCCA Evening School with Indrek Grigor


On March 29 at 18:00 Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art invites you for the next reading workshop of LCCA Evening School 'Art Criticism and the Baltics' with semiotician and art critic Indrek Grigor.
Drawing inspiration from the Art Magazine Reading Group operating in New York and London, the participants of the Evening School reading workshop are invited to read the spring issue of Estonian art and visual culture quaterly KUNST.EE. In addition to questions on the relevance, contents and role of such periodicals, we will turn to the strategies of art criticism and their relationship to the local context.