Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre and Daugavpils Clay Art Centre invite you to visit the events of the 1st International Ceramic Art Symposium ‘LANDescape’ which will take place in Daugavpils, Latvia from 12th till 25th of August, 2013.
More than 25 celebrated contemporary ceramic artists from 13 countries (Latvia, Lithuania, Germany, Netherlands, Spain, Turkey, Ukraine, Russia, Romania, Ireland, Australia, and USA) will work together, present their creative work, deliver theoretical lectures etc at the symposium.
During symposium everyone is invited to participate in two opening ceremonies of symposium’s exhibitions, to visit ceramic open-studios, to attend the lectures on contemporary ceramics delivered by well-known ceramic artists and researchers (among them Vasi Hirdo, the editor of the most prestigious European ceramic magazine ‘CERAMIC NOW’), as well as to become a witness of a mysterious and unforgettable firing of huge ceramic fire sculpture performed by outstanding Swedish artists Carina Cresta, Johan Hellman and Katia Colt.
By joining the events of the symposium you will have a unique possibility to be among the first witnesses of the latest and most actual processes in the field of contemporary art and development contemporary ceramics “on the spot”.
The event is supported by ABLV Charitable Foundation, State Culture Capital Foundation, and Latgale Region Development Agency