Latvia's story When we meet our friends and partners outside Latvia, we want to explain Latvia to others by telling our stories.What does Latvia mean to you? And what are the words that you would use to describe Latvia? Everyone has their own unique answer.We all have our..
Vija Celmins Returns to Riga Internationally renowned Latvian-born artist Vija Celmins has opened her first ever exhibition in Rīga. The exhibition “Double Reality” at the Art Museum Riga Bourse from April 12 to June 22 will showcase Vija Celmins’ works created from 1964 to 2014.

Latvian Institute, 17.04.2014, Culture

Developing Culture In Latvia With Three New Regional Concert Halls Regional culture is highly valued in Latvia as one of the ways to express wonderful nuances in each region’s historic traditions and virtues. Three new regional concert halls in Latgale, Vidzeme and Kurzeme will foster cultural development in Latvia.

Latvian Institute, 16.04.2014, Culture

New Cycling Lanes and Less Traffic Planned for Central Riga Riga Mayor recently revealed in a statement that about 300 parking spaces in central Riga will be removed to make way for the new cycling lanes, planned for this summer.

Latvian Institute, 15.04.2014, Society

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