Art Nouveau in Riga – Heritage From a Golden Era

Pal UjvarosiArt, Europe, Latvia, Riga6 Comments

Latvia Art Nouveau in Riga

  Art Nouveau in Riga Heritage from a Golden Era Latvia’s capital Riga has many reasons for priding itself as a city of culture and good looks: it has one of the best-preserved and most charming historic centres in Europe, with lots of majestic medieval buildings, cute romantic streets and alleyways, beautiful parks – in general an atmosphere made for visitors … Read More

The Art Weekenders’ Travel Guide to Riga

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The Art Weekenders’ Guide to Riga Downloadable PDF now available for download   Downloadable Riga Travel Guide for the culturally interested traveller is available to download now If you’ve been following us around for a while now, you will remember that the past May we’ve spent a good week in Riga. You probably also noticed that we enjoyed it tremendously. … Read More

Stay in Style in Riga at the Radisson Blu Hotels

Lydian BrunstingEurope, Latvia, Reviews, Riga1 Comment


Stay in Style in Riga Radisson Blu Hotels in Riga   Last month we spent a week in Riga, Latvia, exploring the city and all the great sights it has on offer. While in the city many events were going on, snot the least the Riga 2014 European Capital of Culture, including the Riga Photo Month and the street art festival Blank Canvas. Keeping in mind … Read More

The Mark Rothko Center: Rothko’s Stunning Legacy In Latvia

Lydian BrunstingArt, Artists, Daugavpils, Europe, Featured Artists, Latvia, Riga13 Comments


  The Mark Rothko Center   Rothko’s Stunning Legacy in Latvia   Located in the former Artillery Arsenal Building of the Daugavpils Fortress the venue and setting of the Daugavpils Mark Rothko Center already gives away that this is not just an art center. To the contrary, the majestic exterior of the building fully matches the interior design and artwork … Read More