Daiga Grantina

12 April – 22 May 2021

Opening Week: Monday – Saturday, 12−17 April, 11am–6pm

1 Holywell Lane, London EC2A 3ET


Emalin is pleased to announce Temples, a solo exhibition of new sculptures by Latvian artist Daiga Grantina. This is the artist’s first solo exhibition with the gallery and the inaugural exhibition at Emalin’s new space at 1 Holywell Lane, London EC2A 3ET.


In accordance with government guidelines, visitors may be asked to wait for a short period outside if the gallery is at capacity. For your safety and ours, face masks will be mandatory and available on site. If you have any questions about your visit, please contact info@emalin.co.uk.


Daiga Grantina (b. 1985, Saldus, LV) lives and works in Paris, FR. In 2012, she completed her MFA at the Academy of Fine Arts, Hamburg, following a BFA at the Vienna Academy of Fine Arts. Solo exhibitions have been held at New Museum (New York, US, 2020); the Latvian Pavilion at the 58th Venice Biennale (Venice, IT, 2019); Palais deTokyo (Paris, FR, 2018); Kunstverein Hamburg (Hamburg, DE, 2017); and kim? Contemporary Art Center (Riga, LV, 2016). Her work has been included in group exhibitions at Kunstmuseum Bern (Bern, CH, 2020); Busan Biennale, Yeongdo Museum of Contemporary Art (Busan, KR, 2020); Galerie Joseph Tang (Paris, FR, 2019); Baltic Triennial 13, Contemporary Art Center (Vilnius, LT, 2018); Musée d’Orsay (Paris, FR, 2018); Kunsthalle Mainz (Mainz, DE, 2017); and Bergen Kunsthall (Bergen, NO, 2016).

Upcoming institutional presentations include solo exhibitions at GAMeC, Bergamo, IT (2021) and Riga Bourse Museum, Riga, LV (2022).