KARĪNA HORSTA (born. JĒKABSONE)

Karīna Horsta

Position: research assistant

Degree: Master in art history (Mag. art.)

Phone: +371 67227852 , mob. +371 26596545

E-mail: karina.horsta@gmail.com

Born on 4 January 1991 in Ogre / Latvia.

Working at the Institute of Art History since 2016.

Research interests: 20th-century architecture in Latvia.

Education: Ogre Grammar School (1998–2010), Art History Department of the Latvian Academy of Art (BA diss. “Oeuvre of architect Edgars Šēnbergs”, 2014; MA diss. “Sanatorium architecture in Latvia: 1918–1940”, 2016).

Selected publications (since 2012)

Assistant editor: Valdis Celms. Arhīva piezīmes par kādu projektu un laikmetu / edited by Ieva Astahovska. – Rīga: Latvijas Laikmetīgās mākslas centrs, 2014. – 92 P. 

Selected articles

Gaismas nesējs [architect Ernests Štālbergs] // Modernists. – 2015. – No. 7. – P. 23–28.

Pilsētas mūros [Aleksandrs Čaks historic house – museum] // Modernists. – 2014./2015. – No. 6. – P. 12–14.

Privātais teātris [Eduards Smiļģis private house] // Modernists. – 2014. – No. 5. – P. 10–15.

Aizmirstais modernisms [architect Edgars Šēnbergs] // Latvijas Architektūra. – 2014. – No. 116. – P. 98–103. (Pārpublicēts portālā A4D: http://www.a4d.lv/lv/raksti/edgars-senbergs-aizmirstais-modernisms/)

Expect anything* [interview with Dutch designer studio „La Bolleur”] // Arterritory.com, 2013. (http://arterritory.com/lv/teksti/intervijas/2648-expect_anything*/)

Kas nodarbina nākamos arhitektus? [Riga Techincal University Faculty of Architecture and Urban Planning 2013 graduate exhibition “6m2 kopīgs pamats” review] // Arterritory.com, 2013. (http://www.arterritory.com/lv/dzivesstils/arhitektura/1999-kas_nodarbina_nakamos_arhitektus/1/?action=register)

Reports at conferences: Latvia (Riga)

Honours and scholarships: Boriss Vipers scholarship (2016; 2014), Nikolajs Bulmanis Memorial scholarship (2015), magazine “Latvijas Architektūra” Prize 2014 in nomination “Best history reviewer” for article “Aizmirstais modernisms”.

Languages: Latvian (native), Russian and English (fluent).