Saturday School is for everyone with and without previous knowledge in arts - you can learn painting, drawing and sketching techniques, gain insight into the use of different materials and develop composition skills by creating works in painting, drawing and illustration. Saturday School work is organized by the individual needs and interests of participants.
The lessons are conducted by the artist, painter Ella Mežule.
Saturday School contemporary art theory lessons are conducted by an art scientist and exhibition curator Elīna Sproģe. The lectures give an insight into the theory of contemporary art, primarily by addressing the actualities of the contemporary art through which to explore and understand the structure of the art world.
Languages: Latvian and English
Information on registration and courses:
Schedule for 2018/2019 study year
Lessons take place every Saturday:
10:00–11:00 Contemporary Art Theory
11:00–13:00 Drawing & Composition
13:10–15:10 Painting & Composition
Saturday School fees
Drawing, painting, composition, contemporary art theory: 140€ per month
For separate courses:
Contemporary Art Theory: 30€ per month
Drawing & Composition: 50€ per month
Painting & Composition: 50€ per month
Fee must be paid for the following month until the 1st date of each month, payment order must be sent to lma.kursi(abols)latnet.lv During the first attendance fill the application form.
Latvijas Mākslas akadēmija
Kalpaka bulvaris 13, Riga, LV-1050
Bank: Valsts kase, SWIFT: TRELLV22
Payment purpose: EKK 21351 – fee for Saturday School (name, surname, chosen course title)
Participants attending Saturday School are allowed to park a car in academy’s courtyard for free.