Latvian Cultural events in 2015 in Czech Republic

06.04.2016. 18:36

Date

Event

Venue

18 January

(15.00)

Concert of Riga Saxophone Quartet

Music House, Pilsen

http://plzen2015.cz/

27 January

(18.00)

Latvia in the eyes Josef Miškovský – travellers‘ debate

Regional Scientific Library Liberec

http://www.kvkli.cz/

4 February

(17.00)

„Travelling to Latvia” lecture of Mgr. Josef Miškovský, PhD. organised by Icelandic section of the Nordic society Prague within the cycle "Discovering the Baltic countries"

VTS building, Novotného lávka 5, Prague 1

19–27 March

20 March (14.30)

21 March (19.00)

22. International film festival FEBIO Fest

MODRIS (dir. J. Kursietis, 2014)

MODRIS (dir. J. Kursietis, 2014)

Cinestar Anděl, Praha

http://www.febiofest.cz/

Cinestar Anděl, Prague

Cinestar Anděl, Prague

20 March

(18.00)

Aglona basilica mixed choir „Assumpta” concert

„U Salvátora” church, Salvátorská 1, Prague 1

18–22 March

21 March

(16.00-21.00)

International Festival of Identity in Art and Motion BAZAAR

Saturday BAZAAR – presentation of the research of Krišjānis Sants a Andis Geste „The Film and the Practice”

Prague, www.alfredvedvore.cz

Studio Alta, https://goout.cz/

28 March

(18.00)

UEFA European Championship qualification CZE-LAT

Eden stadium, Prague

http://www.eurofotbal.cz/

April - October

Exhibition „Rundāle – Latvian Versailles”

Ratibořice Castle

1–30 April

Latvian Days at Ústí nad Labem

J. E. Purkyně University, Scientific library, Ústí nad Labem

http://knihovna.ujep.cz/

1–30 April

Exhibition „Riga from above” and exhibition of books about Latvia

Scientific library

8 April (15.00)

Discussion with students from Latvia

Scientific library

15 April (15.00)

Travellers’ lecture „Latvia you don’t know”

Scientific library

9–16 April

Film festival „Days of European Film”

Prague

http://www.eurofilmfest.cz/

9 April (18.15)

Rocks in My Pockets (Akmeņi manās kabatās, dir. S. Baumane, 2014)

Kino Světozor, Praha

http://www.kinosvetozor.cz/

21 April (20.00)

Rocks in My Pockets (Akmeņi manās kabatās, dir. S. Baumane, 2014)

Bio Central, Hradec Králové

http://www.biocentral.cz/

17–18 April

17 April

(18.00)

(20.00)

18 April

(20.00)

LATVIAN DAYS IN LOGGIA

Reading of Kārlis Skalbe fairy tales

Exhibition „World of Eternal student” opening

Riga market, surreal feast, concert of Latvian music

Story of Eternal student – scenic images

Jičín, Valdstein loggia

http://valdstejnskalodzie.cz/

21 April –

6 May

Festival of Latvian Culture in Pardubice

Pardubice

21 April

(18.00)

Opening of the exhibition „Letters from Siberia on the birch bark”

Pardubice Town Gallery

www.gmpardubice.cz

28 April

(14.30-19.15)

Art workshop „Latviešu ornamenti”

Tvoje dílna, Pardubice

Tvoje dílna

28 April

(19.00)

Screening of the documentary movie The Balance Sheet of Siberia (Sibīrijas bilance, dir. D. Geka, 2011) and discussion with historian Z. Vydra

Divadlo 29, Pardubice

Divadlo 29

5 May

(19.00)

Rocks in My Pockets (Akmeņi manās kabatās, dir. S. Baumane, 2014)

Divadlo 29, Pardubice

Divadlo 29

1–17 May

Ice Hockey World Championship

Prague, Ostrava

http://www.iihfworlds2015.com/

7 May

(20.45–21.30)

Day of Europe

Concert of the Latvian group CARNIVAL YOUTH

Střelecký ostrov, Prague

11–15 May

Latvian Days in Kroměříž

Kroměříž

Latvian Days

11-15 May

Exhibition „Riga from above”

Kromeriz Cultural House

15 May

Exhibition „Letters from Siberia on the birch bark”

Kino Nadsklepi, Kromeriz

15 May

Screening of the documentary movie The Balance Sheet of Siberia (Sibīrijas bilance, r. D. Geka, 2011)

Kino Nadsklepi, Kromeriz

13 May

(18.00-23.00)

Literature Night

Reading from the book of Jānis Joņevs „Jelgava 94”

Prague – Dejvice

Uz jsme doma

26 May –

9 June

Open-air exhibition „Latvian landscape, natural treasuries”

Na Prikope, Prague

29 May

(19.30)

Concert „Dona pacem” – the Peace of Westphalia and the Thirty Years’ War (soprano – A.Veismane, violoncello – I.Grudule)

Baroque Refectory of the Dominican Convent of St. Giles, Prague

30 May (17.00)

Concert „Dancing Europe” – the Congress of Vienna and the Napoleonic Wars (violoncello – I.Grudule)

Baroque Refectory of the Dominican Convent of St. Giles, Prague

May – October

43. International Children’s Exhibition of Fine Arts Lidice

Lidice Gallery, Lidice

www.mdvv-lidice.cz

3 and 4 June

Latvian Days in Hradec Kralove

Hradec Kralove Town Library

16–30 June

Exhibition „Riga from above”

Chamber of Deputies of the Parliament of the CR, Prague

17 June (18.00)

Evening commemorating the Soviet mass deportations from the Baltic states

Villa Gröbovka, Prague

 

Exhibition „Letters from Siberia on the birch bark”

 

18 June

Midsummer festival

Latvian Embassy, Prague

18–28 June

Prague Quadriennial – Latvian exposition + student exposition

Kafka’s House, Prague

PQ_Lotyšsko

3–11 July

50. Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

Karlovy Vary

KVIFF_2015

5, 10 July

Castratus, the Boar (Kastrāts kuilis, dir. R.Ābele, L.Ābele, 2014) – Prague Short Film Festival

KVIFF_Castratus, the Boar

9, 10 July

Cats in Riga (Kaķi Rīgā, dir. J.B.Carlsen, 2014) – Documentary Films - Competition

KVIFF_Cats in Riga

4, 10 July

The Old Jewish Cemetary (Vecie ebreju kapi, dir. S.Loznitsa, 2014) - Imagina

KVIFF_The Old Jewish Cemetary

23–25 July

Prague Folklore Days

Prague

Prague Folklore Days

24 July

(18.40-19.10)

Performance of the Katlakalns Folk Dance Group

Hradcany Square, Prague

25 July

(12.30-13.00)

Performance of the Katlakalns Folk Dance Group

Alsovo nabrezi, Prague

31 August

(19.30)

Concert of Kristīne Opolais „Not only Rusalka”

Municipality House, Prague

Kristīne Opolais v Praze

September

Days of Courland

Nachod Castle

http://www.zamek-nachod.cz/

26 September

European Day of Languages

Prague

European Day of Languages

21 October –          3 January 2016

Contemporary glass exhibition “Stanislav   Libenský Award 2015“ - glass   artists Ineta Pudža and Sintija Lasmane

ZIBA Glass Experience Museum, Na Příkopě 20, Prague 1

Libensky Award

4 – 5 December

Prague Advent Choral Meeting

www.praguefestival.cz

4 December

(12.30-13.00)

Female choir “Trapene”

Martin in the Wall Church, Prague

5 December

(10.00-10.30)

Female choir “Noktirne”

Martin in the Wall Church, Prague

(12.00-12.30)

Mixed choir “Viesturzeme” and mixed   choir “Mītava”

Martin in the Wall Church, Prague

13 December (14.00-17.00)

Latvian Christmas ornament "Puzurs" making workshop

Latvian Cultural Centre