Art Research Laboratory

Art Research Laboratory (MPLab) was established November 1, 2006 as a structural research unit under the Faculty of Humanities, Liepaja University. The general aim of MPLab is to perform scientific research in the field of new media, culture and education, and to establish dynamic, innovative and responsive environment for research in art. MPLab develops new media art education in Liepaja in collaboration with RIXC, Centre for New Media Culture in Riga and with Culture and information center K@2 (until 2008)

The main tasks of MPLab are based on the research of the process in visual arts practice and theory, new media art and art education realizing national, international and interdisciplinar research projects realizing and promoting them via publications, conferences, seminars, workshops, exhibitions etc.


Art Research Laboratory
Address: Kūrmājas prospekts 13
Liepaja, LV-340
tel.: +371 63483787

Rasa Šmite -
Anna Priedola -
Maija Demitere -
Pēteris Riekstiņš -