Art & Culture in Riga

Already before 2014, when Riga was the Capital of Culture of Europe, there were quite a few Art spaces to visit in Riga. We have collected here a small set of locations and spaces to check out, whilst staying in Riga.

KIM?

KIM? – in Latvian “Kas Ir Māksla?”. Contemporary art center since 2009. Located in Spīķeri Area in a renovated 19th century warehouses and not far from the Central Market.  Lectures, seminars, exhibitions and open events.

OPEN: Mondays: closed; Tuesdays: 12:00 – 20:00; Other days: 12:00 – 18:00

Address: Maskavas iela 12/1, Rīga, LV-1050, Latvija e-mail: kim@kim.lv Tel.: +371 67223321 http://www.kim.lv/https://www.facebook.com/kasirmaksla

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Riga Art Space

Multi-purpose art center in Riga, offering many exhibitions and events trough out the year. Located in the historical Old Town of Riga, in the rediscovered underground locations of the Town hall Square.

Pasākumu centrs – “Rīgas Mākslas telpa”

Address: Kungu iela 3, Rīga, LV – 1050 Tickets: +371 67181330 Contacts: + 371 67043678

http://makslastelpa.lv/enhttps://www.facebook.com/pages/R%C4%ABgas-M%C4%81kslas-Telpa/186687801403506

Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art

Contemporary Art in Latvia. Quote from the Centres web site: “The Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art is an internationally active non-governmental culture organization that offers an independent perspective on current topics and recent historical events through the looking glass of art.”

Address: Alberta Street 13, Riga, LV 1010 Telephone: + 371 67039282 Welcome visitors from Monday to Friday from 12:00 to 18:00. http://www.lcca.lv/en/news/https://www.facebook.com/LMC.LV

Gallery 427

Located in Moscow District, just behind the Jesus Church. Small brave gallery with unusual shows. Lets see what happens next time. Address: Elijas iela 20, Rīga e-mail: fourtosevengallery@gmail.com Tel.: +371 29 56 76 06 Wed-Thu, 4-7pm, or by appointment web: http://fourtoseven.info/https://www.facebook.com/4toseven