The much anticipated exhibition "Latvian Exile Art" opens on May 9, 2013 in Rīga, Latvia at the Latvian National Museum of Art's (LNMM) Arsenāls Exhibition Hall (Torņa ielā 1).



Guna Mundheim, who served as both Vice-president and President of ALMA (2002 - 2009), has just completed a one-person exhibition in Philadelphia at the GrossMcCleaf Gallery in September 2011.

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Lelde Kalmite


With BFA and MFA degrees from the University of Chicago, Lelde has taught art, art history and humanities at a number of colleges and universities, while participating in group and solo exhibitions in the Midwest. She first exhibited her work in Latvia in 1993 and participated in a dual exhibition with the work of her father, Janis Kalmite, at the Valmiera Museum in 2007. Returning to graduate school in mid-life, Lelde earned a Ph.D. in art education at the University of Minnesota. Since1995 she has worked as a nonprofit arts administrator. She was president of the American Latvian Artists' Association for six years, and is currently working to establish a center for Latvian diaspora art in Latvia.






"Apocalyptic Vision" 24x24", 2008, acrylic on wooden panel

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