Kim? Contemporary Art Center in Riga recently celebrated 10 years of innovations in art and its discourse. To commemorate this event, Kim? and Page Not Found jointly organised a retrospective of Kim? multifarious publishing activities, including books by our very own Ola Vasiljeva. Opening in presence of Laima Ruduša, executive director of Kim? on Thursday 5 September at 17:00. Drinks will be served!
Kim? supports the development of emerging artists, theoreticians, curators, philosophers, translators and thinkers of various spheres aiming to provide a responsive context to their work and to make critical practices accessible to a wider audience. Since 2009, alongside its exhibition program, Kim? has also facilitated select exhibition catalogues, and numerous publications, that give voice to a specific range of essays and texts on art, art theory and criticism, and selected translations.
Over ten years Kim? Contemporary Art Centre has organised 700 events, 188 exhibitions in Latvia, 30 exhibitions abroad, has attracted around 600 000 visitors, and over the last five years made it possible for five artists to take part in international residences hosted by Kim? partner organisations.