Amanda Ziemele


Amanda Ziemele graduated from the Visual Arts Department of the Art Academy of Latvia gaining a Bachelor's degree in Painting. She completed diploma studies in the study programme of Interdisciplinary and Experimental Painting at the Dresden Academy of Fine Arts and was awarded by German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) with a Post-Graduate Scholarship. Since then Ziemele has held several solo shows, participated in various collaborative and art projects in Latvia and internationally. She states her practice as an open field where the main focus is on the formal qualities of painting, context of site-specific situations, interventions and open humorous strategies. In 2020 Ziemele joined the team of artists-run institution LOW Gallery. Amandas Ziemeles’ works are included in the Collection of Latvian National Museum of Art, Eimanda Zeina Collection and several private collections in Latvia and abroad. Ziemele is nominated for the Purvitis Prize 2021 Final.

Practice (MA POST)
Context (MA POST)
Composition II BA, MA (Painting Department)
Painting MA I (Painting Department)
Painting BA (Visual Communication Department, Motion. Image. Sound Department)