Open call ONE-ARTIST INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY SYMPOSIUM – RESIDENCE

Open call

ONE-ARTIST INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY SYMPOSIUM – RESIDENCE

Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre
14 April – 24 April 2020, Daugavpils, Latvia

Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre invites fine-art photographers to apply for ONE-ARTIST INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY SYMPOSIUM – RESIDENCE in the city of Daugavpils, Latvia. The symposium will take place within the framework of the Riga Photography Biennial 2020 “ARCHAEOLOGY OF REALITY”. Continue reading “Open call ONE-ARTIST INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY SYMPOSIUM – RESIDENCE”

MARTINSONS AWARD

MARTINSONS AWARD

International juried ceramics exhibition

Latvia, Daugavpils, 3 July through 25 October 2020

By way of a tribute to Pēteris Martinsons, Latvian Centre for Contemporary Ceramics in cooperation with Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre announces a call for applications to the international juried ceramics exhibition MARTINSONS AWARD, which will feature in the programme of the 3rd Latvia Ceramics Biennale.

Application to the international juried ceramics exhibition MARTINSONS AWARD is open to individual artists and artist groups. The applicants are not restricted by age or nationality.

To apply to the exhibition, artists should fill out the ONLINE APPLICATION FORM by 1 April 2020. Applications will be vetted by an international panel of competent professionals. The selection will proceed in two stages. The first stage will determine the works to be exhibited at the juried exhibition MARTINSONS AWARD at Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre. During the second stage, the judges will assess the works on site and award 6 prizes in two categories, conferring 3 national and 3 international awards. The works of all 6 prize-winners will be incorporated in the organisers’ contemporary ceramics collections and will continue to delight viewers in Latvia and beyond.

RULES FOR PARTICIPANTS AND APPLICATION FORM

Ode to graphics: the new exhibition season at the Rothko Centre

At 4 p.m. on Friday 7 February, the new exhibition season will be opened at Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre as an ode to the graphic medium. The opening ceremony will be preceded by a public screening of the documentary “Final Traces of the Abstract Expressionists” and a meeting with the filmmaker, Caro Jost. Continue reading “Ode to graphics: the new exhibition season at the Rothko Centre”