20 February 2022

Merging Borders

Latvia Culture Week

A discussion about opportunities and threats for artists in the digital environment featuring artists from Latvia and the UAE

Starts 7:00 pm

Ends 8:30 pm



What are the new ways and opportunities from the artists point of view offered by the digital environment, including NFTs, in contrast to existing ones?

This talk, led by artists from both Latvia and the UAE will explore different topics such as environmental issues as part of the digital art realities; points of contact between the artist and the art market of NFTs; The role of artists in this new marketplace ; risks and challenges for the artist in this "new format; and does a digital space provide a solid ground to build an "alternative" or a replacement for the physical art market?