In 2016 the director of the Latvian National Museum of Art Mara Lace received the White Sparrow Prize 2016 from the Riga City Council department of education, culture and sport for implementation of collaboration art project “Boriss Berzins. 1930. – 2002.
LNMA collection” at exhibition hall “Riga Art Space”. 300 works from the Boriss Berzins collection of the Latvian National Museum of Art were displayed in the exhibition of Boriss Berzins artwork collection “Boriss Berzins. 1930. – 2002. LNMA collection”. Most of them were exhibited for the first time.