Place: Latvian Academy of Culture (Ludzas street 24)
On Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - at the main hall of the Latvian Academy of Culture (24 Ludzas Street) – The International Day of the conference “Culture Crossroads XIII” (working language: English). During the international session of the conference researchers from all over the world will share their methodological insights and research-based experiences on synergies between art and research, thus initiating the theme of ‘Crossing Borders: Research-based Art and Arts-based Research’. Among the presenters there will be partners from the international research project CoHERE (Prof. Chris Whitehead, the University of Newcastle and Máiréad Nic Craith, Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh) as well as other international researchers.
This year, the head topic of the conference is ‘The Crossing of Borders: Research-based Art and Arts-based Research’. The conference will take place from October 29 until November 1, 2019 in the Theatre House of the Latvian Academy of Culture ‘Zirgu Pasts’ (46 Dzirnavu Street, Riga, Latvia) and the National Library of Latvia (3 Mūkusalas Street, Riga, Latvia). The conference is organized by the LAC Research Centre.