Exhibition 'Surprising Lace'


An interdisciplinary event of national and international scale that looks into sustainable development of arts and crafts that employ lace patterns in one way or another. 77 authors from Latvia and 25 from other European countries will participate in the exhibition.

The project’s task force:
D. Prīberga, Dr. sc. ing. (idea, content, management) 
M. Heimrāts, Mg. art. (exhibition design)
U. Jansone (technical and organisational environment)
K. Neiburga, Mg. art. (installations, multimedia)
B. Vaivare, Mg. art., D. Pudāne, Mg. art., J. Leitāns, Mg. art., A. Bumbure, Mg. art. (exhibits), G. Prīberga, Mg. sc. ing. (exhibits, co-ordination)

Thematic division: Survival Kit

Begins : 10.11.2014 22:00

Ends: 31.01.2015 22:00


  • Church of St. Peter

Form of event:

  • Exhibition

Category of event:

  • Visual arts
  • Photography
  • Design
  • Architecture
  • Multimedia
  • Tradition

Audience of event:

  • Youth
  • Adults

Project description:

The artistic concept of the project is based on creative application of lace patterns in contemporary and traditional arts and crafts.
The exhibition includes sections on archaeology and ethnography, traditional art and crafts, classical textiles, art and design, architecture, urban environment, intricate metalsmith and woodcarving samples, nature, photography, and multimedia.

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



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