It is already the seventh time the International Ceramic Art Symposium CERAMIC LABORATORY is taking place in Latvia, every year bringing together a number of professional artists and creating fruitful platform for creativity and exchange of experience. This exhibition shows ceramic artworks created by the Symposium participants here in Daugavpils Fortress, working creatively for two weeks.
Participants of the exhibition:
Suzanne AU (China), Elīna Titāne (Latvia), Inese Brants (Latvia), Bogusław Dobrowolski (Poland), Aleksandra Dobrowolska (Poland), Silvia Granata (Italy), Beka Tabagua (Georgia), Yulia Repina (Russia), Katerina Geiduka (Belarus), Kaspars Geiduks (Latvia), Una Gura (Latvia), Sandra Poplavska – Rimicāne (Latvia), Ilona Abdulajeva (Latvia), Nellija Dzalba (Latvia).
The symposium took place in Daugavpils and was organised by the Latvian Contemporary Ceramic Art Centre and Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre. During the event artists created unique contemporary ceramic artworks, drawing inspiration from the culture and nature of Latgale, and organised masterclasses, lectures, demonstrations of ceramic firing.
The 7th International Ceramic Art Symposium was supported by Daugavpils City Council, State Culture Capital Foundation, Latgale Region Development Agency, Joint Stock Company “Latvian State Forests”, “Latvian Mobile Phone” Ltd., “Keramserviss” Ltd., “Lode” Ltd., Caparol.