Putting the spotlight on art

Italian artist Richi Ferrero's installation "Bwindi Light Masks" - with 40 light masks from the African interior and traditional music of the Tuva tribe - is part of a festival in Riga, the capital of Latvia, on Sunday. The Staro Riga light festival
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Italian artist Richi Ferrero's installation "Bwindi Light Masks" - with 40 light masks from the African interior and traditional music of the Tuva tribe - is part of a festival in Riga, the capital of Latvia, on Sunday. The Staro Riga light festival features 35 artworks and installations illuminating buildings, squares, bridges and monuments in the city.

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