Riga sees off successful year as a European Capital of Culture

The Latvian capital Riga’s term as a European Capital of Culture this year and the implemented program have been a success store for Riga and Latvia and that this experience should be put into good use in the long term, the organizers said. “Overall, the European Capital of Culture program has been substantive in content, diverse, compelling and included both public-participation projects and so-called high culture, ” said Riga 2014 Program Director Aiva Rozenberga. “Internationally, Riga is being rated as a very successful European Capital of Culture, with an excellent performance and a high level of organizational quality”…READ MORE.