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“A LAST FAREWELL” BY JOHANNA HÄSTÖ – PARTICIPANT OF THE 5TH INTERNATIONAL CONTEMPORARY ART FESTIVAL “SURVIVAL KIT”

 “They say the world is owned by brave ones. Speaking of Johanna Hästö’s performance in Sarkandaugava’s psychiatric clinic, I would say that the brave ones see the world more colourful. Performing “A Last Farewell” in a morgue was a crazy idea – we all know how much people change face even hearing this word. Yet Johanna […]

INTERVIEW WITH FRANCISCO CAMACHO FOR THE 5TH INTERNATIONAL CONTEMPORARY ART FESTIVAL SURVIVAL KIT

During the 5th international festival “Survival Kit” we met with Francisco Camacho, a Colombian born artist, who lives and works in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. The artistparticipated in the festival with a video installation called the Group Marriage Initiative, conceived in 2009 as part of the art manifestation “My name is Spinoza” in Amsterdam. In the course […]

INTERVIEW WITH BAHBAK HASHEMI-NEZHAD (UK), MAIJA RUDOVSKA (LV) AND JUSTE KOSTIKOVAITE (LT) FOR THE 5TH INTERNATIONAL CONTEMPORARY ART FESTIVAL SURVIVAL KIT

During the 5th International Contemporary Art Festival “Survival Kit” produced by the Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art, the UK based artist Bahbak Hashemi-Nezhad in collaboration with Blind Carbon Copy (BCC) curators Maija Rudovska (LV) and Juste Kostikovaite (LT) as part of a “Lose&Find” workshop proposed to embark on an expedition to one of Riga’s neighbourhoods […]

BE CURIOUS: OLGA LAZITSKI FOR YMS SUMMER SCHOOL

Olga Lazitski is an international journalist and media researcher born in the Far East, on the Russian – Chinese border. Received Russian Journalists Union Award, has a working experience in MIR Broadcasting Company, NTV Broadcasting Company, CNN, RBC-TV Business Channel, TV-2 Regional Broadcasting Company, etc.  

INTERVIEW WITH JIM JACOBY, LECTURER AT ASU, ARIZONA, USA AND A TELEVISION PRODUCTION MANAGER FOR YMS SUMMER SCHOOL

Art Links People met with Jim Jacoby – the key „Young Media Sharks” lecturers, to ask for advice and inspiration.