Categories: Society

Regional Concert Halls

During the past few years, Latvia has become richer because of world-class acoustic regional concert halls in Cēsis, Rēzekne, Liepāja and Jūrmala. Cēsis Concert Hall The Cēsis Concert Hall opened its doors in May 2014, and it features concerts by top-level musicians, professional theatrical performances, art exhibitions and film screenings. It has welcomed universally renowned musicians such […]

Aija Jasuna Opens Her Exhibition ”Feelings…”

We are proud to announce that our member the artist Aija Jasuna opens her exhibition ”Feelings…”’at the Wellton Terrace Design hotel, Riga, Dzirnavu street 2. LOCATION: Wellton Terrace Design Hotel reception Address: 2 Dzirnavu Street, Riga ABOUT THE ARTIST Aija Jasuna has graduation the State Arts Academy, department of Interior and Design. She is a member […]

The Song and Dance Express brings in the Nationwide Song and Dance Celebration

Latvian Institute The Nationwide Song and Dance Celebration is fast approaching, with only two weeks remaining until the opening ceremonies, warm up events have started taking place all over Latvia – people singing and dancing in the streets, people appearing in national costumes is no strange occurrence at this time of the year. This weekend, […]

Latvians Triumph in European Robotics Championship

Latvians Triumph in European Robotics Championship

Text: Latvian Institute Three Latvian-made robots triumphed in the European robotics championship’s prestigious Robot Sumo challenge, claiming the three top spots. The win automatically qualifies the teams for the World Robot Sumo Championship in Japan, meaning Europe will be represented by Latvia. The European championship „RobotChallenge” featured designers from all over the world with their […]

Compendia of Papers from Historian Commission Digitalised

Compendia of Papers from Historian Commission Digitalised

Chancery of the President During a meeting with organisers of the “Eustory” competition on March 21, Latvian President Andris Bērziņš noted the completion of a very important project that began in the autumn of 2012 – the Latvian Commission of Historians and the Latvian National Library have digitalised all 27 of the commission’s compendia of […]