New, unique exhibition for Latvia has opened its doors in Cēsis Castle. The “Multimedia story of Cēsis castle” invites the visitors to experience amazing multimedia story about Cēsis Castle, by reliving the most important historical events and feel the ancient atmosphere.
“To be honest, this project is unique not only in Latvia but also in the Baltics. Although multimedia element is frequently used in the exhibitions all around the world, Cēsis castle’s size and specific artistic approach allows the visitor to entirely re-live the historical story by experiencing a unique feeling. Because of the amazing emotions the exhibition offers, I recommend this to both, city guests and local inhabitants.” says Andra Magone, head of Cēsis Tourism Information centre.
Nesen Cēsu pilī atklātā multimediālā izstāde ”Multimediāls Cēsu pils stāsts" vēl nevienu apmeklētāju nav atstājusi vienaldzīgu. Tiek izteiktas daudzas pozitīvas atsauksmes. Nāc un novērtē šo izstādi arī Tu!Tā būs apskatāma līdz pat 30.septembrim, katru dienu no 10:00 līdz 18:00. Biļetes var iegādāties Cēsu pils apmeklētāju centra kasē. Vairāk informācijas: www.cesupils.lv
Posted by Cēsu Vēstures un mākslas muzejs/ Cēsis History and Art Museum on Trešdiena, 2019. gada 12. jūnijs
Audiovisual projections are used as the artistic approach. They cover cover castle towers’ 3rd floor room in 270 degrees. The visitor is standing in a room which changes together with centuries by reconstructing events, historical facts, castle’s interior design elements and everyday rhythm. Historic window ales are used for projected illusion of castle’s surroundings and illustrates its development and wars.
"This is a must see, as this will change our perception of history telling. This will be a new adventure and beautiful trademark for Cēsis, which allows us to find out more about the city in an interesting way. And this has to be seen by everyone, as this story is part of history of Latvia.” reveals the author of the exhibition’s idea Renārs Sproģis.
The project was inspired by the newest tendencies of museums and exhibitions worldwide. Nowadays, it has become more popular to implement various technology based solutions in this industry, which allows to keep up with the trends and ensure the best bond with visitors.
Main producer and video artist of the exhibition is Māris Kalve, who developed the exhibition together with his colleagues from “Kalvestudija”.
Exhibition is located in the West tower of Cēsis medieval castle. Address: Cēsis castle complex, Pils laukums 9, Cēsis. It is open every day from 10:00 - 18:00 until 30th of October.
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