Spring 2022 residents selected

We are thankful to all the artists who shared their ideas with us and applied for our Spring 2022 residency programme! We received 44 applications from talented and dedicated artists coming from 23 countries. Since we can offer a limited number of residency places to artists the selection process was

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OPEN CALL for Spring 2022 residency for photographers

Rucka Artist Residency is happy to announce an OPEN CALL for Spring 2022 residency for photographers Description of the artist residency programme The aim of the residency programme is to bring together photographers to create artworks that reflect on the photography heritage of Latvia, Cesis region in particular, and involve

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Autumn 2021 residents selected

We are thankful to all the artists who shared their ideas with us and applied for our Autumn 2021 residency programme! We received 36 applications from talented and dedicated artists coming from 21 countries, working in different fields from photography to performance art. Since we can offer a limited number

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Rucka Artist Residency announces OPEN CALL for Autumn 2021 residency

Rucka Artist Residency is happy to announce an OPEN CALL for Autumn 2021 residency Deadline for applications 20 May 2021. Description of the artist residency programme The aim of the residency programme is to bring together artists from different spheres (film and photography, multimedia, dance, theater, design, drawing, etc.) to

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Spring 2021 residents selected

We are thankful to all the artists who shared their ideas with us and applied for our Spring 2021 residency programme! We received 58 applications from talented and dedicated artists coming from 29 countries, working in different fields from photography to performance art. Since we can offer a limited number

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Construction of installation “Pieturvieta RUCKA” begins in Rucka park

Rucka Art Foundation in cooperation with NOMAD architects is developing a multi-functional installation in Rucka Park, in Cesis as a part of the public arts programme KOPĀ implemented by the Latvian Centre of Contemporary Art, financed by the Ministry of Culture. The installation “Pieturvieta RUCKA” serves as a meeting point

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Collaboration on artist exchange project Invisible Lives

Invisible Lives is a collaboration project implemented by Rucka Art Foundation (Latvia), Kulturanova (Serbia) and Art365 (Montenegro) within the framework of Creative Europe: Culture programme of the European Union. The project brings to light the stories behind the invisible lives of marginalized groups of society through transnational mobility of artists

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Musical farewell to the summer of 2020 with IetVest

On Friday (28.08), we celebrated the end of summer 2020 with live music and jazz vibes. Latvian group IetVest – Inese Bērziņa, Eduards Lipāns and Emīls Gāgans offered listeners a variety of musical pieces from covers to original songs from Inese Bērziņa, supplementing each one with colorful instrumentation. The photographs

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Autumn 2020 residents selected

We are thankful to all the artists who shared their ideas with us and applied for our Autumn 2020 residency program! We received applications from talented and dedicated artists, working in different fields from photography to performance art. Since we can offer a limited number of residency place to artists

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Summer school of film and photography “Natural Phenomena”

The participants will be able to take part in any of the workshops and lectures offered, and will create their own work based on the techniques and creative impulses obtained in the process. Three of the four workshops will focus on analog film and photography; however, the participants will be

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