October 25, 2015 marks the 100th anniversary of an ordinary photograph with an extraordinary story behind it, linking Lithuania and America, proving that migration is a matter of an eternal loop. Read the rest of this entry »
On January 15, Photon Gallery in Vienna opens “The Amber Road Show”, which reflects upon the subjects of trade, business, mobility in the countries that once were on the path of the historic amber road, from North-Western Russia to Italy. Exhibition initiated and curated by FLUSS art movement. Of ten countries represented, Lithuanian mobility and trade is revealed by my work from “AUTO -Portraits & -Landscapes”, sub-series about an inter-continental business of second hand cars in Lithuania. The third invitatio to “The Amber Road Show” features a shot from Kaunas car market. The exhibition’s tour of Austria started from Wolkersdorf Caste in 2013, followed by Innsbruck Photo Forum. Exhibiting artists: Kaja Brezocnik (SI), Mindaugas Kavaliauskas (LT), Gábor Arion Kudász (HUN), Harijs Daina Liepins (LV), Anna Orlowska (POL), Viola Pinzi (ITA), Ernest Pointner (AUT), Birgit Püve (EST), Alexey Tikhonov (RUS), Aleksandra Vajd & Hynek Alt (CZ).
folioPORT.org and KAUNAS PHOTO festival 2015 calling for portfolios from January 7 to February 20, 2015
In early 2015, folioPORT.org, on-line portfolio reviews’ platform of KAUNAS PHOTO festival, announces the open call for its third edition. In the time of affluence of images and quest for visibility of newly created works, folioPORT.org reviews present a great opportunity to get the work reviewed by a large group of internationally acclaimed and decision-making photography experts from the four corners of the globe. The list of experts can be found here >> Moreover, the call for on-line reviews, bridging photographers and promoters of their work, incorporates the call for works for KAUNAS PHOTO festival’s edition of 2015. It means that photographers can present works on any themes, but also can focus on the theme of KAUNAS PHOTO 2015, “Pursuit“. More than ten artists will be selected for exhibitions at Lithuania’s longest-running photo festival, while one of them will get the KAUNAS PHOTO STAR award – an invitation for a solo exhibition at the remarkable KAUNAS PHOTOGRAPHY GALLERY with trip, hotel, transportation of works or production of the exhibition covered by KAUNAS PHOTO festival. Read the rest of this entry »
On December 30, 2014, Kaunas Photography Gallery opened its doors with an exhibition of works by Kaunas photographers, celebrating the farewell to the year dedicated to the legendary writer K.Donelaitis and his signature oeuvre, “4 Seasons”. 4 of my pictures from “Portrait of Kražiai” represent the four seasons, described by Donelatis as troubles of winter, joys of spring, toils of summer and gifts of autumn.