Posts published in Day: September 5, 2020

Nine cases of COVID-19 found in Latvia

Saturday, September 5, 2020

Latvia detected nine new cases of COVID-19 on September 5, the total since the start of the pandemic now standing at 1,425 on Saturday. No new deaths were recorded, with the fatality toll remaining on 35. The Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC) said 1,964 tests had been conducted during the previous 24-hour period.  In total 262,662 tests have been carried out since February 29. So far 1,187 patients have recovered from…

Mapping layers of trauma in Lithuania’s built heritage. Interview with Tatiana Pinto

Saturday, September 5, 2020

In 2016, Sweden’s Royal Institute of Art intended to move to an empty industrial building on the outskirts of the capital, Stockholm. Tatiana Letier Pinto, a Brazilian architect at the university, decided to dig deeper. Now, she will bring the same technique to Vilnius to investigate the Sports and Concert Palace, according to a press release by Architekūros Fondas NGO. Using a visual mapping approach to heritage, Pinto traced the…