The Latvian National Museum of Art announces the annual exhibition project competition

The Latvian National Museum of Art (LNMA) announces the annual open exhibition project competition in order to ensure opportunities for artists and art exhibition curators to submit exhibition applications to the Museum, as well as to build a quality and sustainable exhibition offer, within the framework of which society would have access to exhibitions dedicated to the study and interpretation of art history and that would reflect the current processes in the visual art, decorative art, and design.

The Latvian National Museum of Art is announcing a competition on the rights to implement art exhibition projects at the LNMA exhibition halls in 2019:

  • at the ARSENĀLS Exhibition Hall of the LNMA (Riga, 1 Torņa iela) – at least one project will be selected for implementation in the second half of 2019;
  • at the Museum of Decorative Arts and Design (Riga, 10/20 Skārņu iela), Great Hall – at least one project will be selected in the competition;
  • at the LNMA main building (Riga, 1 Jaņa Rozentāla laukums), Great Exhibition Hall (at the minus second (-2) floor of the building) – at least one project will be selected for implementation in the second half of 2019.

 

The applications will be evaluated by the Competition Commission approved by the Scientific Council of the Latvian National Museum of Art.

 

The submission deadline is 9 June 2017 at 16.00, by mailing until 1 June 2017 (postal stamp).

 

Applications prepared according to execution requirements of the Competition Regulations must be submitted:

  • in person – at the office of the Latvian National Museum of Art in Riga, at 1 Jaņa Rozentāla laukums, every working day between 10.00 and 16.00 to the Secretary of the LNMA;
  • by mail – sending to the registered office of the LNMA: “Latvijas Nacionālais mākslas muzejs. Jaņa Rozentāla laukums 1, Rīga, LV-1010”.

 

The competition results will be announced until 4 August 2017.

 

Interested parties can read the Regulations of the Project Competitions and its Annexes and receive them at the office of the Latvian National Museum of Art in Riga, at 1 Jaņa Rozentāla laukums, every working day between 10.00 and 16.00, or by electronically downloading documents on the LNMA website at www.lnmm.lv.

 

For more information, please call (+371) 67 322524 or email lnmm@lnmm.lv.