Runkovskis single channel HD video, sound, ENG subtitles, 9 min 38 min, 2014
Interview with curator, art critic and artist Ivars Runkovskis. Video as an inner dialogue reflecting on art processes, social context and personal experience as an art critic, curator and artist. Runkovskis leads us trough the building of Latvian National Museum Of Art during museum’s complete reconstruction.
Promoting archive of Latvian Centre For Contemporary Art. The exhibition focusses on the archive’s potential as a significant collection of culture, examining it as a diverse carrier of information, a dynamic and changing process which shapes and reformulates relationships with history. The expanded stories from the creative tandems of artists and curators transfer the emphasis from the general (the immensity of the documents, images and facts) to the specific, including the subjective, attempting to involve the viewer as an active user of the archive and the art works.
touring exhibition cycle Lost in the Archive, April 26th – May 29th, 2016 at Madona Regional History and Art Museum, LV
touring exhibition cycle Lost in the Archive, April 1th – 17th, 2016 at Kuldiga Art House, LV
group exhibition Lost in the Archive, February 05th – March 27th, 2016 at Riga Art Space, LV
touring exhibition cycle Lost in the Archive, November 24th, 2015 – January 10th, 2016 at Aluksne Museum, LV
touring exhibition cycle Lost in the Archive, October 15th – November 15th, 2015 at Mark Rothko Art Centre, Daugavpils, LV
group exhibition Five Versions. Notes About an Era, October 16th – December 19th, 2014 in Bauska, Rēzekne, Kandava, LV