Historic Building Was Painted in Patriotic Colors

Facade in Riga, 24 Birznieka-Upisa Street, after renewal (2021). The contractor is AS “Būvuzņēmums Restaurators”.

Restorers prepared a completely unusual surprise for the citizens of Riga for the public holiday, when painted in patriotic colors the historic building in 24 Ernest Birznieka-Upisha Street (built in 1901) in the process of tis renewal. Now the facade of the building is also illuminated, so that the red-white-red building, designed by the famous …

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Historical Facade of the “Sakta” Building Is Restored

[00] “Sakta” Building Façade After Renewal in the City Ligh

Due to the public holiday, another architectural gem of the Riga center has flickered. VAS “Valsts nekustamie īpašumi” (VNĪ) (SJSC “State Real Estate Agency”) informs about the renewal of the historical facade of the “Sakta” building in Riga, 32 Brivibas Street. “The exterior of the neo-Renaissance building has been updated following the guidelines of the …

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The Art Nouveau Pearl in Riga Has Been Restored

[01] Facade After Restoration (13 Alberta Street)

The restoration and renewal works of the facades on the side of Alberta and Strelnieku streets of the multi-storey apartment building in Art Nouveau in Riga, 13 Alberta Street, were carried out in the time period from March to November 2018. Originally it was built in 1904 according to the design of the famous construction …

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The Facade of the Riga State Gymnasium No.1 is Restored

[04] Facade With Night Lighting (Riga State Gymnasium No. 1)

The facade of the building of the Riga State Gymnasium No.1 (which is located in Riga, 8 Rainis Boulevard) built in 1874 by the project of the famous architect Johann Daniel Felsko was restored in 2018. This work was commissioned by the Riga City Council Property Department at AS “Būvuzņēmums Restaurators”. Prior to the restoration …

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