This summer the PAiR residency has opened its doors in Pārvilosta, and while the first residents are already working on their projects, the residency garden is being created in collaboration with the garden art company Galantus.
We invite you to take a look at the first visualisations of the garden in the making!
VV FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES AN OPEN CALL IN COLLABORATION WITH CURATOR JOÃO LAIA
VV Foundation announces the inaugural PAiR residency open call for art, culture and humanities professionals active in various fields and roles – artists, curators, researchers, thinkers, writers and others – from Nordic and Baltic states. The PAiR open call program will take place from August 30 until October 31 2021 and will be dedicated to […]
Latvian artist Linda Boļšakova will be supported by VV Foundation!
VV Foundation is super excited to announce that Latvian artist Linda Boļšakova will be able to develop her work in the group exhibition “Tempo Incognito: On Flows, Rhythm, and Movement” in Turkey as well as take part in the first PAiR Residency call-up in May-June this year, where she will work with a creative group on […]
Krišs Salmanis goes to ISCP Residency in New York
Krišs Salmanis is the Kim? Residency Award 2021 winner and, as a result of continuous collaboration among Kim? and The International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP), is invited to spend two months in the summer of 2021 in New York, becoming the third resident of Latvia, who will have the opportunity to partake in the prestigious […]
Kristiāna Dimitere. WOOF WOOF!
We have the great pleasure of supporting Latvian artist’s Kristiāna Dimitere latest exhibition “WOOF WOOF” at Alma Gallery! “I loathe people who keep dogs. They are cowards who have not got the guts to bite people themselves.” – August Strindberg There is possibly some truth in Strindberg’s statement if we mean the type of people […]
2020 has been a year of changes. We have changed the way we communicate an look up on each other, we have changed our working and travelling habits. The whole world has become different and art has found it’s way to transform along with it. Let us be grateful for what this year has taught […]
VV Foundation wishes you a very merry Christmas and happy holidays! Stay safe and healthy through these unusual times. Ieva Epnere, from series of colour photographs “Pyramiden”, 2014 #VVcollection
NADA Miami 2020 VIP Ambassador – Vita Liberte
The co-founder of VV Foundation Vita Liberte was the VIP Ambassador for New Art Dealers Alliance NADA Miami 2020 art fair that took place from December 1 till 5, 2020. The 18th edition of the fair showcased an international series of presentations from a diverse roster of 47 NADA Members and 27 first-time exhibitors for […]
Sabīne Vernere. Solo show
From 21 November until 13 December 2020, a solo show by Sabīne Vernere was on view at Brīvības street 40 (Riga, Latvia). The exhibition was supported by VV Foundation. ABOUT THE EXHIBITION: The exhibition consisted of several interrelated series of works – 33 ink paintings. Curator of the exhibition Henriks Eliass Zēgners writes: “First comes […]
International Artist’s Day. Kristiāna Dimitere
October 25 is the International Artist’s Day and on 2020 VV Foundation celebrated it by supporting Kristiāna Dimitere and her upcoming exhibition at “Alma” Gallery in Riga. International Artist’s Day on October 25th honors artists and all the contributions they make. The day also celebrates one of the most famous artists, Pablo Picasso. The Spanish […]
Sarmīte Māliņa. A monograph
On September 18, 2020 from 6 to 10 PM the opening ceremony of a monograph about the great Latvian conceptual artist Sarmīte Māliņa took place in Alma Gallery. “It’s harder to write about things that cause true emotional experience. Especially it it’s caused by art that is short in words. In such cases, there comes […]