Online masterclasses and workshops on new media arts and technologies

The new media art festival UPDATE will take place from November 22 to 30. The festival program includes discussions, masterclasses, lectures and workshops on art and technologies online. UPDATE is intended for students, young artists, professionals, and other interested parties who want to supplement or acquire new knowledge and competencies in working with digital technologies. … Read moreOnline masterclasses and workshops on new media arts and technologies

Exhibition “Art Extends Lives” in Riga

An audiovisual exhibition “Art Extends Lives”, created with the support of the European Union program “Creative Europe”, Liepāja University, the State Culture Capital Foundation and the Liepāja Culture Board, will be opened in Riga, Sporta 2 kvartāls from September 15 to 21 (from 12PM to 17PM, September 19th, 20th, 21st from 12PM until 21PM). The … Read moreExhibition “Art Extends Lives” in Riga

Burn_Slow included in the PIXELACHE programme on June 12th

From May 21 – 22 the project “Burn_Slow: Nordic-Baltic Sound and Radio Art for Mental Well-being” was held on-lineincluding workshops, lectures, concert and contest for young sound artists. International jury has selected ten best works of contest to be presented on June 12, 18:00-20:00 EEST on art and activism festival PIXELACHE HELSINKI 2021: Burn___ online … Read moreBurn_Slow included in the PIXELACHE programme on June 12th

Sound art competition “Burn_Slow”

From May 21 to 22 ASTE in cooperation with the art and activism festival PIXELACHE and Liepāja University Art Research Laboratory (MPLab) organizes a series of online master classes, lectures and concerts for young sound artists “BURN_SLOW: Baltic and Nordic sound and radio art for spiritual well-being”. The sound artwork created as a result of … Read moreSound art competition “Burn_Slow”

Online discussion on employment for creative people (in Latvian)

https://update.mplab.lv Wednesday, March 31, at 18:30 (GMT+3), there will be an online discussion for young people, especially Liepaja residents who want to work in creative industries. The discussion will focus on sharing experiences, examples, opportunities – how to get from an idea to entrepreneurship, and how to use your creative skills and interests to make … Read moreOnline discussion on employment for creative people (in Latvian)

gara.aste.gallery – an online exhibition

The exhibition “Art Extends Lives” is open online – it displays eleven works of media and sound art in a virtual space, which allows the viewer to gain new experiences, new impressions, thus seemingly prolonging their life. The exhibition can be viewed on the website: https://gara.aste.gallery. The exhibition is inspired by the research of neuroscientist … Read moregara.aste.gallery – an online exhibition

Educational and inspiring master classes online

To maintain creative and research curiosity, Liepaja University Art Research Laboratory, MPLab, organizes online master classes on various unique topics – laser scanning, photogrammetry, sound art and creative programming. Master classes are intended for everyone, also those who without prior knowledge. New media art should not be seen as a skill for a limited audience. … Read moreEducational and inspiring master classes online

The archive of Liepāja new media art events for 2000-2010 has been published

ASTE in cooperation with researchers from the Art Research Laboratory, MPLab of Liepaja University has started work on collecting and archiving evidence of activities and art developments of the active Liepaja community of young media artists in the project “New Media Art Archive 2000-2020” and the first research results are available to the public and … Read moreThe archive of Liepāja new media art events for 2000-2010 has been published