Aštrus JAV fotomenininkės žvilgsnis į patyčių fenomeną: kūrybą skatina įžeidimai ir priekabės

Sorry, this entry is only available in Lithuanian. Pasaulio sveikatos organizacijos atliktas tyrimas rodo, kad Lietuvoje patyčių mastas – itin aukštas, nuo jų nukenčia kas ketvirtas vaikas. Su šia problema susiduriama visame pasaulyje, tad gyvai reaguodama į šį fenomeną ir skatindama apie jį diskutuoti, JAV fotomenininkė Haley Morris-Cafiero sukūrė paveikias ir provokuojančias fotografijų serijas, kurias […]

Fotografijos festivalyje – paskaita apie interneto įtaką pasauliui ir geopolitikai

Sorry, this entry is only available in Lithuanian. Nors Lietuva didžiuojasi greičiausiu pasaulyje internetu viešose vietose, mes pernelyg retai susimąstome apie šio įrankio didžiulę įtaką pasauliui ir geopolitiniams procesams. Šie klausimai bus aptarti atviroje paskaitoje „The Internet as a place“ („Internetas kaip vieta“), kuri vyks spalio 2 d., trečiadienį, 13 val., VDU mokslo ir studijų […]

KAUNAS PHOTO 2019 “Digital-Virtual-Real” opening day

On September 5, 2019, KAUNAS PHOTO festival kicked-off with “Digital-Virtual-Real” thematic exhibition openings. At 5 pm the exhibition was opened in the Museum of Lithuanian Education History. The works of 2 artists are showcased in the Museum: Diogo Maya (Portugal) “Signs of Life” Henrik Kam (USA) “Mandalas for Planet Earth” At 6 pm the exhibition was […]

KAUNAS PHOTO STAR 2019 Winner – Maxime Matthys

On September 6, 2019, during the inauguration days of the 16th KAUNAS PHOTO festival, five parts of the exhibition “KAUNAS PHOTO STAR 2019 Finalists” were opened one after another in Kaunas old town. The exhibition openings were attended by the authors who presented their exhibited works and talked about their ideas and creative processes. At […]

Finalists Announced – KAUNAS PHOTO 2019 Open Call & KAUNAS PHOTO STAR Award

The call closed, congratulations to the finalists: Kai Löffelbein (Germany) “Ctrl-X. a topography of e-waste” Maxime Matthys (Belgium) “2091 : The Ministry of Privacy” Christopher Sims (USA) “Theater of War: The Pretend Villages of Iraq and Afghanistan” Samuel W. J. Fordham (UK) “C-R92/BY” Marko Zink (Austria) “Mauthausen – The Eradication of Memories” John Angerson (UK) […]

KAUNAS PHOTO in Kybartai: Polish photographer’s exhibition in the land of his ancestors

On the 8th June 2019, commemorating the 100th anniversary of Kybartai municipality, KAUNAS PHOTO festival opens the premiere of Mariusz Forecki’s photography exhibition. Polish photographer-documentalist of Lithuanian origin has created this work during his art residencies in Kybartai. The exhibition “Neighbors I Could Not Know” will be displayed in the open air at the churchyard […]

Native town of Ignas Šeinius welcomes “Šeinius+Scheynius” exhibition

On the 130th anniversary of  Ignas Šeinius, KAUNAS PHOTO festival opens an exhibition “Šeinius+Scheynius” (Ignas Šeinius and Lina Scheynius) in Širvintos, native town of the Lithuanian-Swedish writer and diplomat. The exhibition opens on April 3, 2019,  17:30 at Širvintos Cultural Centre (I.Šeiniaus gstr. 4, Širvintos). Among participants of the event will be Ignas Scheynius, grandson […]

KAUNAS PHOTO festival 09-21 | Guided tour at the outdoor exhibitions

On 21st of September KAUNAS PHOTO festival invited for the walk throught outdoor exhibitions. Eglė Tamulynienė the coordinator of the festival presented exhibition at Chechnya Square (P. Lukšio str.)  “Blueprints, our home is the reflection of ourselves” by Joana P Cardozo (US); and the exhibition at Kalniečiai park (next to Savanoriai pr.) “The Last Stand” by David Ellingsen (Canada). […]