RIGA – An international contemporary art exhibition of Latvian exile and émigré artists Portable Landscapes dedicated to the centennial of the Republic of Latvia organized by the Latvian Centre of Contemporary Art will be on view at the main building of the Latvian National Museum of Art in Riga (Jaņa Rozentāla laukums 1) from 28 April to 17 June 2018.
The exhibition Portable Landscapes, being a part of the Latvia’s Centenary programme, is a new research project on art processes within Latvian exile and emigrant communities from the beginning of the 20th century until nowdays. It follows yarns, which, through various corners of the world, take us to the stories of several creative, often relatively unknown Latvian émigré and exile personalities and informal groups, placing them in a broader context of art events, migration and globalization and revealing them as a polyphonic landscape.
“If we take a longer look back, people’s migrations caused
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