Justė Kostikovaitė in conversation with Lina Lapelytė

Hello, Lina. Could you share the story behind your Candy Shop performance? Is it a political attempt to deconstruct rap music? Artistic rather than political. Candy Shop is about the everyday, slowness, sensitivity, depth, femininity, masculinity, modernity, naivety, togetherness and

Long distance runners: A conversation with Neringa Černiauskaitė and Ugnius Gelguda (Pakui Hardware*)

A duo of Lithuanian artists Neringa Černiauskaitė and Ugnius Gelguda have been working together since 2009. In their oeuvre – which includes video pieces, objects, photos – they use things and materials that, having shed their original raison d’être in

Pushing the Boundaries: Vivian Sky Rehberg in conversation with Melvin Moti

What follows is an abridged version of a public conversation which took place on February 1, 2014 in the CAC Reading Room between art critic and historian Vivian Sky Rehberg and Melvin Moti, a Rotterdam-based artist whose exhibition Hyperspace that

oO – Pages floating like life and plankton

Five team members of the Lithuanian-Cypriot Pavilion of the 55th Venice Biennale surf through Natalie Yiaxi’s “GUIDE BoOk” (2013) With Phanos Kyriacou, Gabriel Lester, Raimundas Malašauskas, Constantinos Taliotis and Natalie Yiaxi The Lithuanian-Cypriot Pavilion, open from June 1st till November

A conversation with Juan de Nieves – newly appointed director of arts and education center “Rupert”

From an under-spoken, mysterious organisation that had no permanent space and held gatherings and lectures around the town, Rupert recently turned institionalized. With a new building constructed on the outskirts of Vilnius and a newly appointed director it is becoming

Outtakes From The Life of a Happy Man: a Conversation with Jonas Mekas and Photo Reportage from the Pompidou Centre and the Serpentine Gallery

Before an important night of talks at the British Film Institute, filmmaker Mike Figgis was entrusted with driving Jonas Mekas to the event. Accidentally making a wrong turn, the driver had no other choice but to go all the way

A Conversation on Remoteness in Skagaströnd (Iceland) and Nida (Lithuania)

This talk started on the Greenland Sea (Arctic Ocean) coast, with an Icelandic breeze and cup of coffee in Skagaströnd, which has 500 inhabitants and hosts the artist-in-residency programme Nes. This is one of the most remote residencies in Europe,

Routines and rituals in “The Great Seal Weigher and Berries of the City” by Juha Pekka Matias Laakonen

Juha Pekka Matias Laakonen was one of the first residents invited to MaloniojiAIR established in 2012 by artist Žilvinas Landzbergas and curator Justė Kostikovaitė. Juha is an interdisciplinary artist whose artistic practice is based on the process itself and the

Unsettle and redistribute

Disidentification [is] a removal from the naturalness of a place, the opening up of a subject space where anyone can be counted since it is the space where those of no account are counted, where a connection is made between

Baltic Triennial of International Art in a single human being – Mindaugas

The 11th edition of the Baltic Triennial of International Art at Vilnius Contemporary Art Centre is taking a turn to a more condensed format: a 12 day event focused exclusively on performance and film. Countering the tendency of biennials to

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