Aug 3, 2018
Kris to teach a week-long workshop for professionals of cultural education
Kris has been invited to teach a workshop on service design for professionals from Latvia’s cultural colleges and Latvia’s Ministry of Culture. The workshop will focus on social design and the methods of service design.
July 1, 2018
Latvia's largest daily newspaper covers Yelo in its technology section
Diena (The Day), which is the country's largest national daily newspaper, featured Yelo in its technology section in the print version of the newspaper. To read an excerpt from the article (in Latvian), click here
June 10, 2018
Kris will speak at Kuldiga Creative Summer School on July 5, 2018
The workshop will focus on design thinking, the service design methodology, service analysis, service testing and service creation. Participants will face real life service design challenges, including the analysis of the local circumstances, customers, and tools needed to gradually improve the given situation. Apply here.
May 10, 2018
Kris will speak at Nordic Council of Ministers' Office in Riga on
May 30, 2018
Kris will deliver a lecture on Brand Design to an audience of people applying to Creative Business Cup, which is a global initiative focusing on entrepreneurship and innovation. Learn more about the global initiative here.
November 15, 2017
Overpriced wins Special National Design Award
Overpriced's work for SOMA goes on to win the Special National Design Award at the first Latvian National Design Awards in 2017. The work is praised for its visual fidelity and innovation in the field of education. Read more about it here.
October 2, 2017
Kris will speak at Riga School of Design and Art on October
22, 2017
Kris will give a talk to students, faculty and the general public on Brand Design and how artists can use insights from brand design in their own work. The lecture will be in Latvian and is open to the public. For more information please contact Riga School of Art and Design.
September 1, 2017
Kris continues to teach Brand Design at the Latvian Academy
of Arts
Kris is confirmed to continue teaching Brand Design at the Latvian Academy of Arts to undegraduate and graduate students for the second year. This year will see the addition of more guest speakers as well as Creative Director Evija Kristopane joining Kris as associate lecturer.