Event Leading to the Cleanup Campaign in Ziepniekkalns


The event will feature marking the places where new benches, lampposts and other such fixtures will be installed, using real paint. The creative activities will be accompanied by conversations with local residents and compiling their comments and proposals. During the event, the residents’ ideas that have been generated at all the past workshops will be presented. The event starts at 12 noon.

Thematic division: Road Map

Begins : 25.05.2014 09:00

Ends: 25.05.2014 12:00


  • 5. šķērslīnija 13, Čiekurkalns

Form of event:

  • Object in the city environment
  • Workshop
  • Event

Category of event:

  • Design
  • Architecture
  • Participation of the public
  • Street art

Audience of event:

  • Children
  • Youth
  • Adults

Project description:

The „Development Campaign for Good Locations” (Labas vietas TALKA) is driven by games that Riga's residents love to play at home, which are used as an inspiration for the creation of environmental objects in the squares and parks in Riga's neighbourhoods. One such location is Alekša Square in Sarkandaugava where local residents will plant seedlings they have grown at home and do other beautification work on the 1st of May. Later on this year, the development of two more „good locations” will commence in Dižozolu Street in Ziepniekkalns and the „Promised Land” (Apsolītā zeme) area in Čiekurkalns. The project is implemented by the “Ideju Māja” association and the Contemporary Architecture Information Centre.

Web address: http://riga2014.org/labasvietasTALKA



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