Photo reportage from ‘Disposable Gloves Guide’ by Merike Estna at kim?

How Portable is the Curators’ View? | Indrek Grigor

A conversation with Mindaugas Gapševičius about self-repair and cohabitation with machines | Lina Rukevičiūtė

Photo reportage from the exhibition ‘Spirits Within’ by Rūtenė Merk at Editorial
by Echo Gone Wrong

“Editorial” project space is excited to present a solo show by a young Lithuanian artist Rūtenė Merk “Spirits Within” opening September 6th, 7 pm, during Vilnius Gallery Weekend. Spirits Within ART HISTORIAN: Body and medium are both involved in the


#GolfClaydermanWithLove
by Šelda Puķīte

The description of GolfClayderman’s project Invisible Field on ‘427’ Gallery’s webpage includes a warning or perhaps even a justification: “This event, expressed in words, becomes a theoretical speculation crocheted in pseudo-philosophical theories”[i]. As an answer to this dismissive statement why


Photo reportage from the exhibition ‘Save As’ at Temnikova & Kasela Gallery
by Echo Gone Wrong

“Save As” is an exhibition of experimental textiles by Kärt Ojavee and Johanna Ulfsak. A large fabric hanging in the middle of the gallery splits the space in a diagonal line. The asymmetrical arrangement nods to a modernist tactic often


Photo reportage from the exhibition ‘1 iJ’ at EKKM
by Echo Gone Wrong

Over 38 days EKKM will transform itself into a stage for the project 1 iJ curated by Ekaterina Shcherbakova. While appropriating the recently successfully tested Lossless Brownian Information Engine as a structural metaphor, 1 iJ will be fleshed out through manifold authorial intentions that


Educational videos about contemporary Lithuanian sculpture | AV17 gallery
by Echo Gone Wrong

The AV17 gallery showcases educational videos about contemporary Lithuanian sculpture and sculptors, with the focus on presenting material on sculptures produced by contemporary means. In order to spread information and an understanding of this art form, a video series will


Photo reportage from ‘The Reality Show’ by Jurgis Tarabilda at the Meno Niša Gallery
by Echo Gone Wrong

The Meno Niša Gallery starts a new season with The Reality Show, which is the second solo exhibition of young-generation artist Jurgis Tarabilda, featuring a combination of different media and forms: painting, photography, video, and objects. The Reality Show exhibition


Obsessed with Change. Reflections on the first Riga International Biennial of Contemporary Art
by Maija Rudovska

  “Drastic change calls for extreme measures. Are we sure that we really want to change anything? (sic)” asks a good-looking young woman featuring in the video work Impotence (2017) by Belgian artist Ariane Loze, on view at the Zuzeum


Photo reportage from the exhibition ‘Everyday Witchcraft’ at Kogo gallery
by Echo Gone Wrong

The exhibition “Everyday Witchcraft” examines everyday practices and habits as a significant part of art practice. Perceiving these practices as rituals, it is possible to create (fictitious) narratives and myths about artists’ work process and creativity. The exhibition focuses on


Photo reportage from the exhibition ‘The Future is Certain; It’s the Past Which Is Unpredictable’ at Blaffer Art Museum University of Houston
by Echo Gone Wrong

The Future is Certain; It’s the Past Which Is Unpredictable is curated by Monika Lipšic and features work by the artists and collectives Tacita Dean, Felix Kalmenson, Maria Loboda, Jonas Mekas (with Johnston Sheard and Justė Kostikovaitė), Deimantas Narkevičius, Robertas


How Portable is the Curators’ View?
by Indrek Grigor

 The exhibition ‘Portable Landscapes’ (Latvian National Museum of Art, 27 April to 17 June, 2018) focused on a rather unexpected, or at least eclectic, selection of Latvian exile and émigré personalities, and placed their stories in the broader context of the current


The 3rd Vilnius Gallery Weekend invites you to turn up the contemporary art’s volume
by Echo Gone Wrong

launches a new contemporary art exhibition season in the capital city this fall. The events – new exhibitions openings, meetings with artists, concerts and discussions – will be happening around town as well as on its outskirts from the 6th


Maija Kurševa’s solo show ‘Investigation’ at Kim? Contemporary Art Centre
by Echo Gone Wrong

In Maija Kurševa’s latest exhibition the emphasis is put on the spatial experience that draws and guides the viewer into an associative tale that relies both on observation and suspicion that a set of artworks possess an idea. Whilst capturing


Photo reportage from ‘Disposable Gloves Guide’ by Merike Estna at kim?
by Echo Gone Wrong

Merike Estna is one of the most notable representatives from the generation of young Estonian artists, whose work can be largely described as performative. Her art tends to leave the boundaries set by canvas, physically fusing with the space surrounding


Photo reportage from the exhibition ‘(Per)forming Scapes’ at Nida Art Colony
by Echo Gone Wrong

As Nida has once again turned into a summer resort for body and mind, Nida Art Colony of Vilnius Academy of Arts on 20th of July has opened its doors with the summer exhibition in which newly created works at


‘Circus of Grace’ at Antanas Mončys house-museum, Palanga
by Echo Gone Wrong

Sustaining the link to the ideological task of traditional circus – representing the world – the exhibition extends the logic of the existence of circus exclusively through the qualities and relationships characteristic of its base – the life and labor


Exhibition of Latvian exile and émigré artists ‘Portable Landscapes’ at the Latvian National Museum of Art
by Echo Gone Wrong

The Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art opened  an exhibition „Portable Landscapes”, dedicated to the centennial of the Republic of Latvia, at the Latvian National Museum of Art. It follows yarns, which, through various corners of the world, take us to


Photo reportage from the exhibition ​’Oчевидное невероятное’ at 427, Riga
by Echo Gone Wrong

Oчевидное невероятное Vitaly Bezpalov, Jakub Choma, Gints Gabrāns, Albin Looström Curator: Kaspars Groševs 29.06. – 23.08.2018. 427, Riga As genius of enlightenment does prepare any, So does experience and so genius does, The One is son of agonizing errors, The


A conversation with Mindaugas Gapševičius about self-repair and cohabitation with machines
by Lina Rukevičiūtė

I met Mindaugas Gapševičius (miga) and joined the Migrating Art Academies project that he initiated in 2013, followed by many further projects with Institutio Media. We have been communicating by email since then, using this abstracted and reduced means for


Photo reportage from the exhibition ‘Entangled Tales’ at Rupert
by Echo Gone Wrong

Entangled Tales brings together local and international artists to look at the ways in which we think, communicate and live with matter.  The exhibition’s theme takes the lead from the artists’ practices and recent feminist approaches to materiality and ‘new


‘Cosplay at the Family Dinner’ by Anastasia Sosunova, Viktor Timofeev & Perrin Turner at The Sunroom
by Echo Gone Wrong

I speak Lithuanian with stylistic mistakes, and my mother tongue, Russian, with a slight accent and poor vocabulary. I forget words. Language seems to be a sophisticated tool that is too hard to master and fraught with technical subtleties. I


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