The interdisciplinary art group SERDE is a public association organisation, which seeks to develop the regional and international collaboration between different culture fields, organizations and professionals. SERDEs main activities involve the exchange between culture, science and education fields, including the organisation of residencies, workshops, seminars, lectures, presentations etc.
The Residency and workshop centre SERDE was founded in Aizpute during 2002 as a platform for international and cross-disciplinary collaboration. Our aim is to encourage professional’s creative development and long-term cooperation through participation in residency programmes.
The residencies centre is located in the historical centre of Aizpute (~180 km from capital city Riga, 30 km from Baltic sea-coast) and the building complex is unique example of wooden and red bricks architecture in Latvia built on 18th century.
The residency centre offers good facilities for creative work and rest. During the residence the guest is welcome to give a presentation or lecture for professionals and local audience.
The residencies program coordinators team :
Signe Pucena – researcher of traditional culture and culture projects manager,
Ugis Pucens – artist, restaurateur and producer of art and culture symposiums, festivals and exhibitions,
Maris Grosbahs – artist and curator, producer of various contemporary art events and symposiums.
For more information please visit: http://www.serde.lv/