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Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre, in cooperation with the Latvian Centre for Contemporary Ceramics, hosts the 9th international ceramic art symposium “Ceramic Laboratory”. For the ninth time running, Daugavpils Fortress is captured by ceramicists – for an entire fortnight, symposium participants from seven countries unite forces in a single front, making ceramic artworks and experimenting …

On St. Peter’s Day, 29 June, an augmented reality exhibition dedicated to Pēteris Martinsons opens in the courtyard of Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre. Celebrating the 90th anniversary since the birth of the world-renowned native of Daugavpils – ceramicist, architect and art educator Pēteris Martinsons (1931–2013) – and looking forward to the opening of his …

From 5 June through 25 July, Rīga Art Space (3 Kungu Street, Rīga) hosts a new exhibition project, GEO, featuring contemporary paintings from the Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre collection. *Geometry – a branch of mathematics that studies the spatial shapes and properties of things. *Geography – a system of natural and social sciences that …

To celebrate the birthday of artist and art educator Silva Linarte (1939-2018), Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre and DIVRUNA Association for the Study and Conservation of Historical and Cultural Heritage release the English translation of the publication “Life Stories of Latgale-Born Artists. Silva Linarte”. Silva Linarte was born on 26 February 1939 in Līksna Parish, …

Adapting to the current circumstances that prevent visitors from entering exhibition grounds, “Jūras vārti” Theatre House offers a refreshing approach to making art publicly accessible for all. From 23 February, the windows of the building on the corner of Karlīnes and Loču Street will become a display space for assorted works from an exhibition by …

Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre has designed an application form that enables individual artists, artist groups or curators to submit their exhibition proposals for potential display on the centre’s premises. Located in the historic artillery arsenal building of Daugavpils Fortress, Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre is a multifunctional hub for contemporary art, culture and education. …