Awaiting ZUZEUM

11.10.2017. - 21.10.2017.
Main Gallery
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From 11 to 21 October the Mūkusala Art Salon invites visitors to the open office of the forthcoming art centre Zuzeum which provides an insight into the centre's formation.

From the initial idea of gathering theZuzāns Collection under a single roof the Mūkusala Art Salon has grown into a private art institution which within a few years will move to a new site and transform into art centre Zuzeum. Its nucleus will consist of the Zuzāns Collection and the Mūkusala Art Salon – with a new identity and new name.

The project by Zaigas Gailes birojs proposes building a repository of art treasures for the more than 5000 objects of the Zuzāns Collection behind the former Cork Factory in Lāčplēša iela 101. The sculptural volume of the building will be decorated by specially made noble metal panels symbolising its valuable contents.

Zuzeum open office introduces Zaiga Gaile's design for the art centre and the idea behind Zuzeum's visual identity developed by graphic designer Madara Krieviņa. 

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  • PORNO
    PORNO

    Grupas izstāde

    PORNO

    15.02.2018. - 12.04.2018.
    Upper Gallery

    From 15 February to 12 April 2018 the Upper Gallery of the Mūkusala Art Salon hosts the exhibition PORNO with works from the Zuzāns Collection curated by Valts

  • Theatre of Gestures
    Theatre of Gestures

    Jaan Toomik

    Theatre of Gestures

    15.02.2018. - 12.04.2018.
    Main Gallery

    Jaan Toomik, one of the most renowned Estonian artists in the world, makes his return to Riga after a 10-year-long absence.

  • MAESTRO GRANDIOSO. Jānis Ferdinands Tīdemanis 120
    MAESTRO GRANDIOSO. Jānis Ferdinands Tīdemanis 120

    Jānis Tīdemanis

    MAESTRO GRANDIOSO. Jānis Ferdinands Tīdemanis 120

    02.11.2017. - 31.01.2018.
    Main Gallery

    The exhibition includes works from the Zuzāns Collection, Latvian National Museum un Art and private collections.

  • Awaiting ZUZEUM
    Awaiting ZUZEUM

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    Awaiting ZUZEUM

    11.10.2017. - 21.10.2017.
    Main Gallery

    From 11-21 October the Mūkusala Art Salon invites visitors to open office of the forthcoming art centre Zuzeum provides an insight into the centre's formation.

  • SAN Holoportation Centre
    SAN Holoportation Centre

    Gints Gabrāns

    SAN Holoportation Centre

    09.09.2017. - 07.10.2017.
    Main Gallery

    SAN is a new planet-sized virtual space embedded in the environment for unlimited creative freedom, which is visible with the help of an augmented reality app.

  • Cézanne's Touch
    Cézanne's Touch

    Group Show

    Cézanne's Touch

    06.07.2017. - 26.08.2017.
    Main Gallery

    Exhibition of Latvian painting from the Zuzāns Collection dedicated to the influence of Cézanne.

  • Chairoscuro
    Chairoscuro

    Laura Prikule, Eva Vēvere

    Chairoscuro

    06.07.2017. - 26.08.2017.
    Upper Gallery, Balcony

    Exhibition-installation is a space of experience that asks questions about the mechanisms of value-creation.

  • Golden Years
    Golden Years

    Group Show

    Golden Years

    18.05.2017. - 22.06.2017.
    Main Gallery

    Old age promises the opportunity to savour the fruits of life’s labour, yet often it is more associated with worsening health and financial situation.

  • Transitional Forms
    Transitional Forms

    Atis Izands

    Transitional Forms

    18.05.2017. - 22.06.2017.
    Upper Gallery

    The exposition is shaped by the relation of painting with light and geometry, its move beyond the plane and transformation in order to make an artistic whole.