In preparation for the residencies of international arts curators - thinkers in Riga, 'Waiting for..


Internationally active professionals of art and culture will participate in the project ‘Waiting for…’ (Archeology of an idea) to reconsider and widen the discourse on artistic themes actual in Riga. The curators of the visit programs Anne Barlow, Courtenay Finn, Egija Inzule, Ainārs Kamoliņš, Margarida Mendes, Zane Onckule, Chris Sharp, Jānis Taurens, Alise Tīfentāle etc. The date of the event may be subject to change. 

Thematic division: Thirst for the Ocean

Begins : 20.08.2013 21:00

Ends: 24.08.2013 21:00


  • The venue to be announced

Form of event:

  • Conference
  • Discussion / Lecture
  • Workshop
  • Action
  • Event
  • Exhibition
  • Performance art

Category of event:

  • Music
  • Cinema
  • Literature
  • Visual arts
  • Photography
  • Design
  • Architecture
  • Education
  • Science
  • History
  • Multimedia
  • Tradition

Audience of event:

  • Children
  • Youth
  • Adults

Project description:

The “kim?” contemporary art centre’s project “Waiting for... (Archaeology of an Idea)” brings to Riga professionals from various disciplines – curators, philosophers, authors, artists and musicians – whose mission is to research, inspire, and interact with the local cultural environment. These thinkers’ visits to Riga may take different forms: visits associated with art research, presentations of specific theoretical principles, performances, exhibitions and others.

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