Art news from ‘Lithuania’

Design Lithuania 2001-2013

Exhibition of Lithuanian designers „Design Lithuania 2001-2013“ will be opened at London Design Festival at 16th of September, for the occasion of the Lithuanian Presidency of the Council of the European Union which is presented by Lithuanian Design Forum in collaboration with ARUP. The display will be opened till 18th of October and it will […]

Vartai Gallery: The hour of a mile

10 September – 19 October, 2013 Opening reception 10 September (Tuesday), 6 p.m.  Performance Zapiekanka by Vitalijus Červiakovas is to be performed on Tuesdays to Fridays from 5 p.m.   Artists: 2 EASY fashion, Gediminas Akstinas, Julijus Balčikonis, Vitalijus Červiakovas, Rokas Dovydėnas, Danutė Gambickaitė, Aurelija Maknytė, Milda Laužikaitė, Justė Venclovaitė Curators: Danutė Gambickaitė and Jolanta Marcišauskytė-Jurašienė […]

Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius: 15th Vilnius Painting Triennial

15th Vilnius Painting Triennial: “Painting and Its Contexts” 2013.VI.14 – 2013.VIII.18 Mikelis Fišers "Spadehead and Wonderdeer", 2012, oil on canvas, 162 x 200 The focus of the event is on the contexts of the tradition and new artistic ideas, on their underpinning strategies and metamorphoses. The exhibition will attempt at mapping out the territories of […]

Vartai Gallery, Vilnius: THURSDAY REVIEW. MONIKA POŽERSKYTĖ

THURSDAY REVIEW. MONIKA POŽERSKYTĖ (PHOTOGRAPHY) 25 – 31 July 2013 Review 25 July, 5 pm. On 25 July, 5pm, Galerija VARTAI will host the first exhibition of the photography project “Four” by the young generation photographer Monika Požerskytė. An announcement was made across media outlets on 5 June 2013 that four Lithuanian masters of photography […]

Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius: From Dusk Till Dawn

From Dusk Till Dawn. 20 Years of LGBT Freedom in Lithuania July 23 – August 6, 2013 Curator – Laima Kreivytė, assistant – Dalia Mikonytė. Architect – Julija Reklaitė. Artists: Akvilė Anglickaitė, Eglė Ganda Bogdanienė, Cooltūristės, Adomas Danusevičius, Ugnius Gelguda, Tim Kliukoit, Denisas Kolomyckis, Vsevolod Kovalevskij, Alina Melnikova, Dalia Mikonytė, Laisvydė Šalčiūtė, Shaltmira, Virgilijus Šonta, […]

Vartai Gallery, Vilnius: JURGIS BERNATONIS (grafika / graphic)

Thursday review: 23 (71) JURGIS BERNATONIS (grafika / graphic) 2013 07 18 – 24 Peržiūra / Review  2013 07 18 (ketvirtadienį / thursday), 17:00 Jurgis Bernatonis, Cezar, from series The King is not naked, 2013 This Thursday, July 18, 5 pm, the Review Room will introduce Jurgis Bernatonis works. Jurgis Bernatonis (born in 1990) is […]

Vartai Gallery, Vilnius: Justas Žekonis – Game/Acting/Reality

Justas Žekonis, Game/Acting/Reality, 2011 Installation view Review July 11, 5 pm. This Thursday, July 11, 5 pm, the Review Room will introduce the installation Game/Acting/Reality (Žaidimas/Vaidyba/Realybė, 2011) by Justas Žekonis (born in 1989). The artist got his BA in photography and media last year and has been exploring the boundaries of the

Cesis Art Festival & CAC, Vilnius: SUMMERTIME READINGS

Summertime Readings June 28 – July 31, 2013 Cesis Art Festival, CESIS, Latvia, International Exhibition of Contemporary art     Vadim Fishkin, “Miss Christmas”, 2012 The exhibition Summertime Readings presents manifestations of fiction and documentary in the work of contemporary artists and explores contemporary art’s interaction with the time-based arts such as

Vartai Gallery, Vilnius: Pensive Christ

THURSDAY REVIEW. IEVA ROJŪTĖ (INSTALLATION) 27 June – 3 July, 2013 Ieva Rojūtė Pensive Christ, 2012 Fragment Review June 27, 5 pm. This Thursday, June 27, at 5 pm, the Review Room will host the installation Pensive Christ (Rūpintojėlis, 2012) by Ieva Rojūtė (born in 1989). The author graduated from the Vilnius Academy of Arts […]

CAC Reading Room, Vilnius: I’m that angel

On 25 June, Tuesday, 7 pm. we are happy to invite you to Tyler Coburn performance “I’m that angel”. I’m that angel explores the conditions of how we work on and against the computer, narrated from the perspective of a “content farmer”: an emergent type of online journalist contracted to generate articles based on words peaking in […]

Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius: In Deed: Certificates of Authenticity in Art

In Deed: Certificates of Authenticity in Art 2013.VI.19 – 2013.VIII.18 In Deed: Certificates of Authenticity in Art is a traveling exhibition curated by Susan Hapgood and Cornelia Lauf, that is accompanied by a fully-illustrated catalogue with texts by the curators: Lorenzo Benedetti, Martha Buskirk and Daniel McClean.

Vartai Gallery, Vilnius: THURSDAY REVIEW. TOMA ŠLIMAITĖ (COLLAGES)

THURSDAY REVIEW. TOMA ŠLIMAITĖ (COLLAGES) 20 – 26 June 2013 Review June 20, 5 pm. This Thursday, June 20, 5 pm, the Review Room will host collages from the series In the Face of Death (Mirties akivaizdoje, 2012 – 2013) by Toma Šlimaitė (born in 1985).

Vartai Gallery, Vilnius: INTERVAL

STANO MASÁR. INTERVAL ARTscape: Slovakia 18 June – 27 July, 2013 Opening reception 18 June (Tuesday), 6 p.m.   On June 18, Galerija VARTAI opens two solo shows of the continuing interdisciplinary project Artscape with the oeuvre of Contemporary Slovak artist Stano Masár and new series of drawings Talvisota (Winter War) by Mindaugas Lukošaitis.

Vartai Gallery, Vilnius: WINTER WAR

MINDAUGAS LUKOŠAITIS. TALVISOTA / WINTER WAR ARTscape: Slovakia 18 June – 27 July, 2013 Mindaugas Lukošaitis, Talvisota, 2013 Opening reception 18 June (Tuesday), 6 p.m. On June 18, Galerija VARTAI opens two solo shows of the continuing interdisciplinary project Artscape with the oeuvre of Contemporary Slovak artist Stano Masár and new series of drawings Talvisota […]

CAC, Vilnius: 15th Vilnius Painting Triennial – Painting and Its Contexts

15th Vilnius Painting Triennial: “Painting and Its Contexts” 2013.VI.14 – 2013.VIII.18 The Lithuanian Artists Association is organizing the 15th Vilnius Painting Triennial Painting and Its Contexts. The triennial will be held from June 13 through August 18 2013 at the Contemporary Art Centre. The focus of the event is on the contexts of the tradition […]

Vartai Gallery, Vilnius: ARTscape: Slovakija

ARTscape: Slovakija (Stano Masár / Mindaugas Lukošaitis) Galerija Vartai June 18 at 6:00pm until July 27 at 4:00pm On June 18, 6 pm, Galerija VARTAI opens two solo shows of the continuing interdisciplinary project Artscape with the oeuvre of Contemporary Slovak artist Stano Masár and new series of drawings Talvisota (Winter War) by Mindaugas Lukošaitis. […]

Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius: Gediminas G. Akstinas

Exhibition by Gediminas G. Akstinas in the CAC Reading Room 2013.V.31 – 2013.VI.30 Opening of the exhibition by Gediminas G. Akstinas in the CAC Reading Room on 31st May, Friday, 6 pm Words overheard on a sunny day lead me to another memory-image – a hammock among trees. The memory evoked by these words, though […]

Vartai Gallery, Vilnius: MONIKA DIRSYTĖ (PERFORMANCE)

THURSDAY REVIEW. MONIKA DIRSYTĖ (PERFORMANCE) 23 – 29 May, 2013 Review 23 May, 6 pm. Performace: II – V 16:00 – 18:00, VI 14:00 – 16:00 This Thursday, May 23, 6 pm, the Review Room of Vartai Gallery will introduce the performance ONĖMONĖ by Monika Dirsytė (born in 1989), the graduate of the Sculpture

Vartai Gallery, Vilnius: KONSTANTINAS BOGDANAS junior – 9/4

KONSTANTINAS BOGDANAS junior – 9/4 21 May – 15 June, 2013 As some of the works are only displayed for a couple of hours per day, visitors wishing to gain the full picture are encouraged to visit the gallery during the times indicated: Tuesday to Friday at 5 to 7 pm, and Saturday at 1 […]

Vartai Gallery, Vilnius: ŽIVILĖ LUKŠYTĖ (INSTALLATION)

THURSDAY REVIEW. ŽIVILĖ LUKŠYTĖ (INSTALLATION) 16 – 22 May 2013 Živilė Lukšytė, Taburetė, 2012, Wood, metal rods, 42 cm Thursday, May 16, 6 pm, the Review Room will introduce the installation My Items by the designer Živilė Lukšytė (born in 1990). The work is a symbol on the map of design

Meno Parkas Gallery, Kaunas: RED DOT

Nijolė Šaltenytė RED DOT 08 05 2013 – 28 05 2013. Gallery "Meno parkas" (Rotušės 27, Kaunas) Nijolė ŠALTENYTĖ. Portrait of Solitude "One the most exclusive characteristic of Nijolė Šaltenytė creation – equivalent creative path trajectory that is not broken by radical turns or unexpected confronting with alien

CAC, Vilnius: WE ARE MUSEUMS

Next 6-7 June 2013, Vilnius will be at the heart of innovation and creation in the cultural sector. We Are Museums is a free 2-day conference with a unique format, that has chosen the Baltic area to play host to its very first edition. The event will be held at the Contemporary Art Centre, the […]

Galerija VARTAI, Vilnius: THE SOUND SHOW

13 (61) THURSDAY REVIEW. THE SOUND SHOW Review May 9, 6 pm. If you wish to attend the premiere, you are welcome to register in advance by e-mail galerija@galerijavartai.lt. The number of viewers is limited. A premiere of a sound show will take place in Galerija VARTAI on May 9, 6 pm. No make-up, only […]

Savickas Art Gallery, Vilnius: HOLIDAYS IN NIDA

JUOZAS ALGIRDAS PILIPAVIČIUS PAINTING EXHIBITION APRIL 2013 HOLIDAYS IN NIDA 03.05.2013 – 17.05.2013 Savickas Art Gallery is showing new painting exhibition “Holidays In Nida” by Juozas Algirdas Pilipavičius. Savickas Art Gallery Vilnius: J.Basanavičiaus st. 11 / Teatro st. 1 Openning hours: I       Day off II-V    12-18 VI,VII  12-16

Ciurlionis Gallery, Chicago: TRADITIONALLY: IN PAPER

Lida Dubauskienė, Aušra Barzdukaitė-Vaitkūnienė, Arvydas Žalpys TRADITIONALLY: IN PAPER 19 04 2013-19 05 2013. Ciurlionis Gallery at Lithuanian Youth Center, Chicago. Three artists' exhibition Contemporary Lithuanian artists artworks presentation in the city of Chicago, where has been absorbed a lot of Lithuanian identity. This time in Ciurlionis gallery will be