© Ieva Martinaitis (Brazilija) „Mano dienos Kražiuose“

17-ojo KAUNAS PHOTO preliudijoje: braziliškos įžvalgos apie Kražių kasdienybę

Sorry, this entry is only available in Lithuanian. Kražių festivalis ir fotomeno festivalis KAUNAS PHOTO, 2020 m. rugpjūčio 15 d. 19 val. Kražių kultūros centre atidaro brazilų fotografės Ievos Martinaitis fotografijų parodą „Mano dienos Kražiuose“. Paroda veiks iki rugsėjo 30 d. Fotomeno festivalis KAUNAS PHOTO 2020 su tema „Periferinės vizijos“ grįžta prie meno vadovo Mindaugo […]

The 10 Finalists of the 10th KAUNAS PHOTO STAR Award revealed!

In 2020, the 17th edition of KAUNAS PHOTO festival was planned to celebrate the periphery, the province, the outback, l’arrière-pays. The COVID-19 pandemic and the fight against it imposed new rules and conceptions, and KAUNAS PHOTO festival invited photographers to present works to KAUNAS PHOTO STAR 2020 competition on the topic “Peripheral Visions”, aiming to […]

KAUNAS PHOTO STAR 2020 – Open Call

KAUNAS PHOTO is the longest-running annual photographic festival in the Baltic States, based in Kaunas, Lithuania, since 2004. Maintaining its strong international character, KAUNAS PHOTO is a platform of premieres of emerging talents. “Photo World” (China) titled KAUNAS PHOTO as a festival on crossroads of European photography. The current objective is to become a friendly […]

KAUNAS PHOTO 2019. Open lecture “The Internet as a place”

On October 2, 2019, Vytautas Magnus University Multifunctional Center for Studies and Research (V. Putvinskio St. 23-106) hosted an open lecture “The Internet as a place” by the photographer Heinrich Holtgreve (Germany), in the presence of the cybersecurity expert Dr. Ignas Kalpokas. The lecture was moderated by the professor Kristina Juraitė, Head of the VMU […]

KAUNAS PHOTO 2019. Sidewalk talk: Intellectuals’ Roads in Lithuania

On September 17, 2019, KAUNAS PHOTO festival invited everyone to “Sidewalk talk: Intellectuals’ Roads in Lithuania” – the meeting with the authors Viktoras Bachmetjevas and Vilius Dranseika next to their outdoor exhibition at Emmanuel Levinas square (V. Putvinskio St. 22, at the foot of Žaliakalnis Funicular). “Intellectuals’ roads in Lithuania” by V. Bachmetjevas and V. […]

KAUNAS PHOTO 2019. Maciek Jazwiecki’s “PolandTech” – how innovations and technology affect our everyday life

On September 11, 2019, Vytautas Magnus University Multifunctional Center for Studies and Research (V. Putvinskio St. 23, Kaunas) hosted the opening of the exhibtion “PolandTech” by the Polish photographer Maciek Jazwiecki, followed by an open lecture “Communicating Tech Communities”. These events were a part of the festival’s thematic program “Digital-Virtual-Real”, which explores the impact of […]

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 […]

Real. Portfolio reviews 2019

On Friday, September 6, 2019, KAUNAS PHOTO 2019 festival held portfolio reviews – one of the most effective ways of providing visibility for contemporary photographers. KAUNAS PHOTO portfolio reviews on a global scale are small, but higly productive events, aiming to provide quality meetings for photographers with qualified experts in practice, like curators, museologists, representatives […]

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 STAR 2019 Finalists” exhibition opening day

On Friday, September 6, 2019, “KAUNAS PHOTO STAR 2019 Finalists” exhibition parts were opened, one after another, across five venues in Kaunas old town. The authors who attended the opening talked about the ideas and creative processes of their exhibited works. Following the votes of an international Jury panel, 8 Finalists have been selected from […]