• Magic Carpets
    • From 2017 till 2021 the New Theatre Institute of Latvia together with 12 other organisations from Vilnius, Berlin, Folkestone, Rome, Prague, Bucharest, Limerick, Tbilisi, Porto, Zagreb, Novi Sad and Innsbruck is a partner in a new EU platform Magic Carpets supported by Creative Europe. The goal of Magic Carpets is to foster the development and mobility of emerging artists by providing residency opportunities. The emerging artists in residencies will have the chance to collaborate with local communities and artists and to work in the field of socially engaged and responsible art creating new multi-discipline artworks related to current issues of global nomadism, displacement and encountering otherness.
  • Imagine 2020(2.0): Art, ecology & possible futures
    • Imagine 2020 started as a network of arts organizations in 2010 with the focus to raise awareness in the cultural field and in a broader civil society context around climate change. In the next five years until 2019 the network aims to take a step up and focus on imagining, studying and making prototypes of possible future. Imagine 2020(2.0) consist of 12 arts organisations in Belgium, UK, France, Portugal, Netherlands, Germany, Italy, Slovenia, Latvia who in the coming years will support and stimulate creative artist-citizen practices that allow alternative perspectives to emerge. The network will organize trans-national summer labs for artists, series of discussions and cross-disciplinary meetings, produce new work by established and emerging artists and engage with less visible audiences.
  • Urban Heat
    • A four year project that supports emerging and mid-career artists to develop and create daring and extraordinary work that connects with the world outside the arts by addressing urgent political and social issues, and by working with audiences and communities affected by those issues. Through a series of meetings and labs with academics, faith leaders, political scientists and technologists, Urban Heat enables 22 selected artists to develop their understanding of issues facing cities and to propose new forms of participatory arts practice and projects in response. The project is realized by the FIT (Festivals in Transition) network together with New Theatre Institute of Latvia and colleagues from Germany, Finland, Estonia, Great Britain, Netherlands, Portugal, Poland, Slovenia, Italy, Iceland and Egypt.
  • [DNA] Departures and Arrivals
    • A collaboration project with 13 partners that aims to contribute to the development of contemporary dance in Europe, building bridges between artistic education and the professional world. Between the years 2014 and 2018 [DNA] partners in Brussels, Ghent, Berlin, Stockholm, Budapest, Toulouse, Helsinki, Belgrade, Lisbon, Utrecht, Essen, Athens and Riga will offer developing, creating and presenting opportunities for a group of 14 selected choreographers and support a larger number of young dance artists to develop their careers in a European context. The project is co-funded by the Creative Europe Programme of the European Union.