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Cuba art

In January 2017 I went to Havana, Cuba with my cousins. Crazy trip with all one can imagine out of a beautiful place like Cuba:) Before going there I did some research. In the photo below I am with the amazing @osymilian1 at her home in Havana. I first red about her in @condenasttraveller article on Cuba artists, then followed […]
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My exhibition in New York

A little more than a week ago – I had a great experience at the @m15lounge with the talented participants and organizers of the @conceptionartshow! After studies at the Art Students League of New York in January 2017, I thought how amazing it would be to exhibit in town and show my work. 11 months later I was putting up my booth with […]
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Meeting Raimonds Staprans

Last year spring I discovered Raimonds Staprans, painter living in California, art and then accidentally saw his original work – self portrait at local gallery in Riga and then another work at auction (Desert, 1974) and that was it – admiration for fine lines 🙂 And today I got to meet him, talk and shake hand – he still paints […]
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Meeting Maija Tabaka

How lucky to have the only photo of myself and a great painter while i’m talking?! 🙈 Maija Tabaka at the opening of her exhibition at Arsenals, exhibition hall of Latvian National Museum of Art. M. Tabaka is one of most established Latvian painters, having experienced the bohemian times of European art world in Germany in 70’ties and 80’ties as […]
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Studies at Arts Student League of New York

In 2016 I had the honor to meet a Latvian-American painter Janis Delgalvis who shared about his studies at the Arts Student League of New York in 70’ties. His stories were so inspiring and encouraging, course of coincidences led me to Arts Student League of New York in January 2017 for Anatomy and Drawing course with Peter Cox. This was […]
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Plain air with Liesma

In 2015 early summer my friend invited to celebrate midsummer (one of most important Latvian culture celebrations in end of June) with her family at country side of Latvia. Before getting to all cooking and preparations, her aunt took us on a drive, showing the beautiful Cesvaine and places around it. We arrived at a charming country house, apparently a […]
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