Written, directed and animated by Edmunds Jansons, “Choir Tour”/"Kora turneja" has been awarded the Renzo Kinoshita Prize at the Hiroshima Animated Film Festival.
A comprehensive retrospective of works by the outstanding Latvian artist Gustavs Klucis (1895-1938), "Gustavs Klucis. The Anatomy of an Experiment", is on view at the "Arsenāls" exhibition hall of the Latvian National Museum of Art until October 26. The exhibition is part of the European Capital of Culture programme of Riga.
The Ministry of Culture has announced its intention to establish a EUR 7,000 annual award to be presented to three individuals (or collective entity) in the Latvian arts for international achievement.