10. April, 2017
We invite you to participate in Naborigama 3 chamber kiln building masterclass with Claude Aussage (France), which will take place in Abgunste manor from the 6th-14th of June, 2017. Participation fee - 295 EUR - includes accomodation in the manor in double or tripple rooms with shared facilities, full board catering, tea and coffee, practical work and evening masterclasses with Claude Aussage, as well as local transportation.
24. March, 2017
From 21 August till 2 September, 2017, symposium Autumn Light will be held at Abgunste mannor. Symposium invites ceramic artists to come and work on ceramic objects which can be used as park and garden lightning.
09. November, 2016
04. November, 2016
2016.gada 9.novembrī Jelgavas Sv. Trīsvienības baznīcas Tornī, Akadēmijas ielā 1, notiks vietnes ZEKUKA.lv oficiāla atklāšana. Aicinām uz preses konferenci pulkst 12:00, kam sekos pusdienu kafijas pauze, tāpēc vēlams iepriekš pieteikties (līdz 8.novembrim), rakstot uz e-pastu firstname.lastname@example.org.
20. October, 2016
Oktobra izskaņā vietējiem Latvijas apceļotājiem tiks piedāvāts iepazīties ar tiešsaistes rīku - Zemgales kultūras karti - ZEKUKA.lv. Kultūras un tūrisma objekti, pasākumu rīkotāji tiek aicināti līdzdarboties kultūras kartes veidošanā, lai kopā tā taptu vēl dzīvāka un bagātāka!
Currently we are developing Abgunste manor - a creativity residence for all kinds of arts, culture, contemporary design, other creative processes and interdisciplinary experiments. It is a continuous lifetime project so, please, feel free to follow us on our manor webpage www.abgunste.lv, Facebook page www.facebook.com/Radosumameka and Instagram account www.instagram.com/abgunste.
RADOŠUMA MEKA („Creativity Mecca”) is Latvia based NGO established to support any kind of creative artistic expression and cultural experience. Its establishement was inspired and supported by the world famous and outstanding Latvian ceramic artist Peteris Martinsons – a word which speaks by itself. We have been organizing ceramic related events – symposiums and masterclasses at Zvartava manor in Latvia, as well as ceramic exhibitions in Latvia and the Republic of Georgia. We have also been invited to join the organizing committe of the International Academy of Ceramics (IAC) 50th Assembly in 2020, which will be hosted by Georgia.
“Creativity mecca” consists of a team which can be characterized by special thinking, imagination, openness, communication and collaboration skills, which in combination with a broad vision, knowledge, courage and inexhaustible energy enable to define objectives for action, select an original manner of implementation and perform the action in an effective manner. We work for the sake of creative ideas, products and solutions in order to increase the joy of life!