Andris Eglitis

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  1. Andris Eglitis


    2012 – 2013 Higher Institute for Fine Arts (HISK), Ghent, Belgium

    2003 – 2005 MA in Painting Department, Art Academy of Latvia

    2004 Exchange studies in Ilya Repin St. Petersburg State Academic Institute of Fine Arts, Russia

    2002 Exchange studies in Manchester Metropolitan University, UK

    1999 – 2003 BA in Painting Department, Art Academy of Latvia


    2008 – 2017 Lecturer in Painting Department, Art Academy of Latvia

    2017 2019 Head of Painting Department,  Art Academy of Latvia

    Solo Exhibitions

    2020 Artificial Light, Pop-off-art gallery, Moscow

    2019 Playground for accepting your mortality, (with Katrina Neiburga), Klosterruine, Berlin

    2017 Long Pickled Cucumbers , (with Katrina Neiburga), exhibition in Riga, Latvia

    2016 Roots and Plastic, Ppo/off/art gallery, Moscow, Russia

    Transition, Gallery Daugava, Riga, Latvia

    Transition, KMR gallery, Kuldīga, Latvia

    2015 Armpit  (with Katrina Neiburga), 56th Venice art biennale, Venice, Italia

    Creatures, Gallery Alma, Riga, Latvia

    2014 Possible Place, Cēsis Exhibition Hall, Cēsis, Latvia 

    Dirty Modernism, Gallery Alma, Riga, Latvia

    De/Construction, Gallery De Filatuur, Aalst, Belgium

    2012 Layers of time and paint, NUNC Contemporary Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium

    Near Ideal, Krome Gallery, Berlin, Germany

    2011 Earthworks, Mūkusala Art Salon, Riga, Latvia 

    Selected Group Exhibitions

    2019 Coexistence, Kisama, Helsinki, Finland

    2018 Installation Nest with Andris Eglītis at Riga Biennale- RIBOCA, Latvia

    TGLX6LDP Exhibition State of Future, exhibition hall Arsenāls, Latvia

    2016 Will-O’-the-Wisp, Kochi-Muziris biennale, Kochi, India

    All Mounds can be seen from my window, Bunkier Sztuki gallery, Poland.

    2015 It takes imagination to build Reality. Narracje festival 2015, Gdansk, Poland.

    Armpit. Latvian Pavilion at the 56th International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia

    Impressions and Parallels, Musée Ianchelevici, La Louvière, Belgium

    2014 Survival Kit 6, Contemporary Art Festival, former Boļševička Textile Factory Riga, Latvia 

    Latvian Contemporary Painting. Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Cente

    In Search of the Horizon, Latvian Railway History Museum, Riga, Latvia

    2013 Portrait of the Artist. Works and References, HISK Laureates 2013, Ghent, Belgium 

    ...for an occurrence to become an adventure...,  ABLV Bank collection for the forthcoming Contemporary Art Museum, Riga Art Space, Latvia 

    Purvītis Prize, Latvian National Museum of Art, Arsenāls Exhibition Hall, Riga, Latvia 

    2012 Survival Kit 4, Contemporary Art Festival, Tobacco Factory, Riga, Latvia 

    Cēsis Art Festival, Cēsis Brewery, Latvia

    Important Latvian Artists, The National Arts Club, New York, USA

    Is It That He Does Not Seek The Truth, But Does Want To Influence?, Riga Art Space, Latvia

    2011 Thickspace, Latvian National Museum of Art, Arsenāls Exhibition Hall, Riga, Latvia

    Tides of Change. New Art from Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, HangART-7, Salzburg, Austria 

    By the Amber Sea. 1990–2010. Collection of the Latvian National Museum of Art, Arsenāls Exhibition Hall, Riga, Latvia

    2010 We Are Fine, ArtDepoo Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia

    Figure, Gallery Daugava, Riga, Latvia

    Illusion of Inclusion, Vartai Gallery, Vilnius, Lithuania


    2013 Purvītis Prize, Latvia

    2009 Nomenee for Purvītis Prize, Latvia


    2008 Cité  Internationale des Arts, Paris, France

    IASPIS, Stockholm, Sweden


    Latvian – native; English – fluent; Russian - fluent