Artist Residency as a Black Rectangle. A Conversation with Tomas Grunskis and Laurie Lax

Talking about artist residencies as an alternative or a new model of artistic practice makes no sense if you take a closer look at the tradition of this phenomenon and the density of residencies today. Just like talking about the

Group exhibition “Behind the Scenes” at (AV17) gallery

2016 02 17 - 2016 02 11
On 17 February, (AV17) gallery invites to the exclusive gallery’s 5 year anniversary celebrating group exhibition “Behind the Scenes”. The opening reception will be at 7 p. m. at Ausros Vartu st. 17. During intensive five years (AV17) gallery had

Dovilė Bilkštienė’s painting exhibition „A Knocked-out Perspective” at gallery “Meno niša”

2016 02 11 - 2016 03 04 / 6 pm
Dovilė Bilkštienė is a fresh graduate from Vilnius Academy of Arts (VDA), representing painters of the young generation. The artist has participated in several group exhibitions, including the Third Quadrennial of Lithuanian Contemporary Art, Young Painter Prize contests. Yet, “A

Solo Show of a Non-Practising Artist Juozas Laivys “The Tactic of Dispassionate Viewing in a Space of Unbridled Perception or How to Fix Teeth” at Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius

2016 02 05 - 2016 03 13 / 6 pm
The Contemporary Art Centre in collaboration with Kleopas’ Society is pleased to present a solo show by Juozas Laivys, an artist who reportedly suspended his creative practice last year. The show has an intriguing title: ‘The Tactic of Dispassionate Viewing

„Synonym of Reminiscence“ by Andrius Zakarauskas at si:said gallery

2016 01 22 - 2016 02 21
An exhibition „Synonym of Reminiscence“ by Andrius Zakarauskas was opened at the gallery „si:said“ (Daržų str. 18, Klaipėda, Lithuania) on 22nd of January, 2016. Term „synonym of reminiscence“ in other words means something, what we remember. It seems, that it should indicate

“C.T. Jasper & Joanna Malinowska: Halka/Haiti: Return to Vilnius ” at Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius

2016 01 29 - 2016 02 13 / 6 pm
168 years after its premiere in Vilnius, the Polish opera Halka returns to the city—albeit in a very particular form. A tragic love story composed by Stanisław Moniuszko during Russian occupation of Poland-Lithuania, Halka was recently staged in Cazale, Haiti

Debut exhibition by Rimas Sakalauskas “Sesija – Session” at gallery “Meno Niša”

2016 01 21 - 2016 02 08 / 6 pm
Thursday, 21 January 2016, 6 pm, gallery Meno Niša presents “Sesija – Session”, the first solo exhibition of one of the most talented video artists of a young generation, Rimas Sakalauskas (born 1985). Video works by this artist have gained

Rafal Piesliak’s exhibition “Barricade” at (AV17) gallery

2016 01 22 - 2016 02 13 / 6 pm
On 22 January, AV17 gallery will open an exhibition titled “Barricade” by contemporary sculptor Rafal Piesliak. The opening reception will be at 6 p. m. (Aušros Vartų st. 17, Vilnius). Rafal Piesliak is best known for conceptual installations, which he

“The Painting Show. Recent Painting from the United Kingdom” at Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius

2016 01 22 - 2016 03 13 / 6 pm
Exhibition opening: Friday 22 January at 6 pm with performance “Kim do the V” by Sue Tompkins. As part of the British Council’s touring exhibitions programme, this group show presents a selection of recent works by fifteen British artists who

“Catching the Images of Time (Three Scenarios)” at gallery “Meno Parkas”

2016 01 15 - 2016 02 06 / 6 pm
On January 15th (Friday) at the gallery “Meno parkas” (Rotušės a. 27, Kaunas) at 6 pm will be held an opening of the exhibition “Catching the Images of Time (Three Scenarios)” by three young artist from Vilnius. We often talk