PAGE BREAK Poetry Festival Camera

At the end of the first International Poetry Festival "PAGE BREAK", a poetry concert will take place in Jelgava Castle Hall on May 15 at 7 pm. PAGE BREAK festival marks the wide range collaboration between RISEBA and the city of Jelgava. Our 3rd year Architectural Design students are studying on cultural venues in Jelgava whereas Landscape Design students are working on the historic Jelgava Castle in the Spring 2022. The student works will be exhibited in Jelgava at the end of the semester. The PAGE BREAK Festival’s co-director Efe Duyan, an internationally recognized poet and novelist, as well as our faculty's lecturer and head of research.

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Second volume of RISEBA academic journal ADAMarts finally published Camera

The second edition of the academic journal ADAMarts has been published this March! A compilation of 2020/2021 scientific articles by academic teachers, graduates and industry professionals.                   RISEBA academic journal ADAMarts (Architecture / Design / Audiovisual Media Art) combines scientific and academic research of the Faculty of Media and Communication and the Faculty of Architecture and Design. ADAMarts is a magazine with an international editorial board dedicated to the art of architecture and media in the Baltic Sea region.


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Just like the late spring, our open lecture cycle has been delayed this year. However it is never too late to start! This Friday we welcome VELUX team to talk about daylight design.
After a long time of online learning, students are welcome to re-join the FAD studio in person. Anyone who is interested in the lecture but cannot be present in the studio - follow the link in the description below!


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Architect's Party RTU AF invitation

Passing on a message from our colleagues at RTU AF students council - an invitation to Architect's Party! April 22nd, from 21:00 till 6:00 at "Tu Jau Zini Kur", Tallinas street 10-K3, Rīga. Come to meet other architecture students, architects and other culture's enthusiasts.

And dont forget, the dresscode for the event is Bond Casual!

Find more info here :


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John Hejduk: The Riga Project Camera

RISEBA FAD & ARHITEKSTI Foundation are pleased to announce the reissue of John Hejduk: The Riga Project. Released as a set of 3 books, this revised edition of the 1989 publication marks the 35-year anniversary of the 1987 Object/Subject installation and introduces its debut performance in Riga.

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MA Admission open

Apply for the Professional Masters degree programme "ARCHITECTURE"  until January 16, 2022!

The studies are conducted in English and begin on February 1, 2022.


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Our Slice of Architecture lecture cycle will restart this year with a lecture WAR ON ARCHITECTURE  “Emergency Documentation & Diagnosis of built Cultural Heritage in danger” from Bruno Deslandes  on 25th of november.


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Information for applicants

This year's applicants can submit their documentation in person - (at RISEBA Information Centre, 3 Meza Street, Riga), through an online platform "Vienoto uzņemšanas pamatstudiju programmu” (VUPP)  here.

The admission deadline for Latvian applicants is July 12. 2021.


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The traveling exhibition "The Power of Detail"

The traveling exhibition "The Power of Detail"-excellence, innovation, secrets of history.

The exhibition dedicated to the excellence of Architecture, Construction, construction materials production, and restoration, "The Power of Detail", takes place in the lobby of RISEBA Faculty of Architecture and design, Durbes Street 4 from 8th of May till 8th of June.


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The Riga Project

RIGA Project | Object- Subject.

During the academic year of 2021./2022. FAD students will have the opportunity to participate in the Riga Project created by Rudolf Dainis Schmidt and his team based on 1987. John Hejduk's" the Riga Project " Book.


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