Voting for Latvian Television and Latvian Radio’s annual award “2015 Kilogram of Culture” takes place from 18-28 January, with the participation of two events from Boris and Ināra Teterev’s arts programme TÊTE-À-TÊTE 2015: the production "Brodsky/Baryshnikov” and the exhibition "A Bigger Peace. A Smaller Peace".
We invite you to vote for candidates nominated for the “2015 Kilogram of Culture” award here.
Taking part in the vote are the winners from all four votes held in 2015 in the following categories: theatre, music, visual art, literature, cinema, surprise of the year and event of the year. Among those aspiring to receive the award in the “Theatre” category is director Alvis Hermanis’ production "Brodsky/ Baryshnikov" (New Riga Theatre). In turn, the Latvian contemporary art exhibition, "A Bigger Peace. A Smaller Peace" (which took place at the Railway History Museum) is a candidate in the “Visual Art” category.
Both events were organized under the auspices of the arts programme TÊTE-Á-TÊTE 2015, which took place from 11 September to 30 October, offering the public a series of contemporary cultural events on a European scale.
Cultural events are judged and nominated for a viewers’ vote by: the Head of Latvian Television’s cultural programming editorial team Ieva Rozentale, Latvian Radio 3 “Classics” director Gunda Vaivode, Latvian Radio 3 “Classics” programme presenter Orests Silabriedis, LTV cultural programming editor and film critic Daira Abolina, Latvian Radio 1 editor and programme presenter Anda Busevica, theatre critic and eclectic cultural journalist Henrieta Verhoustinska, director and writer Kristine Zelve, LTV cultural programming editorial team editor Lilita Eglite, Latvian Radio 1 programme “Cultural Rondo” journalist Ruta Rikse, freelancer Ieva Lejasmeijere and Latvian social media website: lsm.lv cultural news editor Janis Kalve.