From 27 to 29 September at Liepāja Concert Hall “Great Amber” the annual modern art festival “Liepāja Art Forum” will take place. By marking Liepāja as a modern and topical art thinker, the festival has announced itself brightly as a modern art platform with various intriguing and interdisciplinary art projects.
This year the art forum will offer events of 10 various genres, which with the participation of artists from Netherland, Finland, Great Britain, Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia will reflect modern art topicalities in Europe and worldwide.
LIEPĀJA ART FORUM 2019 PROGRAMME:
17.30 Opening of the new media art exhibition “Starpliktuvē” (in the Clipboard/ exhibition open until 30 October.)
19.00 Opening of the Liepaja Art Forum. Morton Feldman. Sleeping Concert
21.00 Lightning Thoughts: Irbīte. Show by Juris Bartkevičs
12.00 Lightning Thoughts: Irbīte. Show by Juris Bartkevičs
12.00 The Child and the Spells. Fairy-tale opera performance. Family film event
17.00 Sound of Theremin. Cage and Messiaen
20.00 Deep Time. Dance show by Virpi Pahkinen
22.00 Closing night of the Baltic Trail electronic music camp (c/c WISE, 9 Alejas Street, arrival starting from 21.00)
12.00 The Tales of Beatrix Potter. Ballet performance. Family film event
14.00 Mary, Queen of Scots. Chamber Opera
18.00 Closing of the Liepaja Art Forum. Concert dedicated to Hardijs Lediņš
Festival’s joint ticket allows you to visit more forum events for a great price. From 1 July, eight LMF 2019 events for EUR 45! Joint ticket does not include a family film events visit. Show by Juris Bartkevičs “Lightning Thoughts: Irbīte” with the joint ticket available on 28 September at 12.00. Joint ticket price may change as the event approaches. No discounts are applicable to joint tickets.
No numbered seats for joint tickets.
Liepāja Art Forum is organised by “Lielais Dzintars” Ltd., and it is financially supported by the State Culture Capital Foundation and Liepāja Municipality.