Echo Gone Wrong

Echo Gone Wrong – online magazine for culture and contemporary art in Baltics.

‘The Void Years’ by Andrei Abramenko at the Ideas Block LT

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Darkness consumes slowly – one wasted hour, one nihilistic song, one lost opportunity, one news report, one sleepless night, one dead friend at a time. From the trash of online drawing tutorials, stolen impressions, drunk-watched movies and half-read books, I

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‘See without time’ by Ignė Grikevičiūtė at (AV17) gallery

Ignė Grikevičiūtė, 3contingencies, 2018

On the 17th of April (AV17) gallery will be holding a first solo exhibition „See without time“ by young artist Ignė Grikevičiūtė. Theme of the exhibition is influenced by the French avant-garde cinema ‘New Wave’ that were prominent throughout the

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2nd International Photography Symposium at Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre

Photograph by Dionysis Livanis

From 13 to 20 April, Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre is organizing the second international photography symposium. Photography is a unique means of communication, practicable between acquaintances and strangers alike. It also comes in good stead as a way of

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‘Photo Salon In Sodu Str’ by Benigna Kasparavičiūtė & Kęstutis Šapoka at ‘Sodų 4’


Everything started in around 2004 when friends used to show those never ending travel photos to Benigna Kasparavičiūtė and Kęstutis Šapoka, so they decided to act accordingly. As the artists could not afford to go on holidays to other countries

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‘GIF’ by Kazimieras Sližys at Contemporary Art Centre Reading Room, Vilnius


The CAC Reading Room invites you to the opening of Kazimieras Sližys’s solo exhibition “GIF” on Friday, 20 April, 7 pm. “GIFs today are about the archive. They move to resurrect the past as much as finally to return to

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Curatorial exhibition ‘Aesthetics of Boredom’ by Peeter Talvistu at Tartu Art House


On Friday, 13 April at 5 p.m. Peeter Talvistu’s curatorial exhibition “Aesthetics of Boredom” will open at the Tartu Art House. The exhibition will be accompanied by a thematic conference. The foundation of contemporary culture is the constant struggle for

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Group show ‘Orient’ at kim? Contemporary Art Centre


“ORIENT” Group show curated by Michal Novotny. Co-organised by Bozar, Brussels and Bunkier Sztuki, Krakow. 2 venues: Sporta iela 2 k-1, Riga Tallinas ielā 6, Riga 20/4 – 27/5 2018 Participating artists: Darja Bajagić, Wojciech Bąkowski, Ivana Bašić, Matei Bejenaru,

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‘In Lethal Understanding’ by Vytautas Viržbickas at Galerija Vartai


On 12 April 2018 the opening of the solo exhibition In Lethal Understanding by the sculptor Vytautas Viržbickas will take place at Vartai gallery, where the artist will present his latest sculptures and installations. Vytautas Viržbickas’s imagination is an endangered species

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‘The Return of Sweetness’ by Pakui Hardware at Tenderpixel, London

Pakui Hardware: The Return on Sweetness, 2018. Courtesy of the artists, EXILE, Berlin and Tenderpixel, London.

For their first solo show in London, the duo Pakui Hardware developed an entirely new project for Tenderpixel’s space, exploring metabolism both as a metaphorical device and as a physical and biological process. — Great vegetables, great organs, greater economy.

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Photo reportage from ‘Sticky Moment’ by Marek Delong and Anna Slama at EKA Galerii

Sticky Moment. Anna Slama and Marek Delong. Photo: Martin Buschmann

“…This whole mass of material is changing trough the time, every other minute there is a new image inside of me, different rhythm of my existence, different ghost in the same reflection. Is that even a reflection? Maybe it’s the

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