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“Arts Center NOASS” is one of the oldest non-governmental arts and culture organizations in Latvia. It is located on two floating galleries at the very heart of Riga city. Floating art center NOASS is a spectacle of art, music and moving images: contemporary art gallery, a bar and terrace with open-air cinema and stage for concerts with a panoramic view to old Riga. All of it surrounded by relaxed atmosphere for more than 20 years makes these two piers filled with art and loved by locals and travelers.

What makes the organisation unique?

Venue for contemporary art, dance, music, poetry, screenings, workshops and public discussions.

  • Facilities
  • MusicNotesSimple Small Concert hall (audience capacity: less than 300)
  • Outdoor stage
  • Factory Multifunction Hall
  • MaskHappy Small Theatre (audience capacity: less than 200)
  • Black box
  • Art Gallery
  • Conference Room
  • Meeting Room
  • Workshop room
  • Artists Studio
  • Artistic Residency Accommodation
  • Coffee Café / Bar
  • Multi-purpose Space
  • Garden

  • Work areas
  • MusicNotesSimple Music
  • Theatre / Performance
  • Dance
  • MaskHappy Visual Arts
  • Multimedia and interactive Arts
  • Movie Film
  • Literature
  • Architecture and Urbanism
  • Technology
  • Software
  • IT and Gaming

  • Activities
  • Research
  • Production
  • Exhibition and Programming

  • Former use of space
  • Factory Industrial Building

  • European Solidarity Corps
  • Hosting organisations
  • Sending organisation

  • TEH Membership