The intriguing, all-female ensemble Svīres are giving Latvian music an exciting and eclectic new spin. They’ve just released their first album, and this is only the start of a rich creative journey.
Philip Birzulis, 06.10.2020
Meet a bunch of young Riga artists who have conjured up an extraordinary exhibition from practically nothing. Pamela is a stage designer and theatre director and is studying curating at the Latvian Academy of Culture. As if there’s not enough on her plate, she is also the curator of the art section of “Točka”.
Philip Birzulis, 09.09.2020
The second issue of "Latvia's got personality": Encounters with intriguing Latvian characters… In the “Elizete” flower shop in the heart of the Jugendstil district, floral artist Sanita Cipruse presides over a sweet-scented wonderland.
Philip Birzulis, 03.09.2020
Riga is the best city in the world through which to walk with your head tilted back at an angle of thirty degrees. (Mike Collier, eng.lsm.lv)
Mike Collier, eng.lsm.lv chief editor, 22.09.2017
A favorite party question of mine to foreigners is: "What do you think is the most popular flavor of potato chip in Latvia?" (Mike Collier, eng.lsm.lv)
Mike Collier, eng.lsm.lv chief editor, 24.08.2017
Summer in Latvia is short therefore no day should be wasted. Every sunny weekend from June to August, is of golden value – swimming, sunbathing, camping or gardening. Most of these activities can be combined with a cultural event.
02.06.2017, Kultūra