“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 […]

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 10-04 | Guided tour & Artist talk

On 4th of October Poike Stomps (Netherlands) gave an artist talk at Vytautas Magnus University. Later KAUNAS PHOTO festival invited to M. Žilinskas Art Gallery, National M. K. Čiurlionis Museum of Art. Photographer Poike Stomps (Netherland) presented his photo series “Crossing Europe” and the profesor of the history subject Liudas Mažylis made the research of […]

KAUNAS PHOTO festival 09 26-27 | Guided tours & Artist talks

On 26 and 27 of September KAUNAS PHOTO festival invited to the artist talks. On 26th of September, at Kaunas city council Vincas Kudirka public library, department of youth music and art photographer Andrej Vasilenko (Lithuania) presented “This is Vilnius”. On 27th of September, at M. Žilinskas Art Gallery, M. K. Čiurlionis National Museum of Art photographer […]