Floating art gallerie

“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.


Riga, Latvia


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

  • Research, Production, Exhibition and Programming

  • Music, Theatre / Performance, Dance, Visual Arts, Multimedia and interactive Arts, Film, Literature, Architecture and Urbanism, Technology, Software, IT and Gaming

  • Hosting organisations, Sending organisation

  • Industrial Building