KAUNAS PHOTO 2021. Open lecture “Humane stories in Rosa Mariniello’s portraits”

On Tuesday, 26 October 2021, KAUNAS PHOTO festival invited to an open lecture “Humane stories in Rosa Mariniello’s portraits” at KTU Photo Studio. The lecture was held by the photographer and head of KTU Photo Studio Donatas Stankevičius and the audience had an opportunity to hear the photographer herself, Rosa Mariniello (Italy), in a special […]

KAUNAS PHOTO 2021. “I Often Forget”—artist talk by Jonas Kulikauskas (Lithuania/USA)

On September 12, 2021, KAUNAS PHOTO festival held an artist talk and meeting with Jonas Kulikauskas, a USA-based artist of Lithuanian origins. Kulikauskas presented his contemporary photography project “I Often Forget” layered with themes of the Holocaust, Soviet desecration, nationalism, and diaspora, that he was developing in Lithuania at the time. Son of Lithuanian refugees, […]

KAUNAS PHOTO 2021. “Portrait of Early Generation Z” by Elena Krukonytė (Lithuania)

On September 10, 2021, the opening of the 18th KAUNAS PHOTO festival’s outdoor exhibition “Portrait of Early Generation Z” by Elena Krukonytė (Lithuania) took place at the Draugystės park in presence of the author. The opening followed by the artist talk “The relationship with time, the environment, and self through photography” by Elena Krukonytė at […]

KAUNAS PHOTO 2021. “Portraits of Quarantine” by Adas Vasiliauskas (Lithuania)

On September 8, 2021, the opening of the 18th KAUNAS PHOTO festival’s outdoor exhibition “Portraits of Quarantine” by Adas Vasiliauskas (Lithuania) took place at the Square near A. Juozapavičiaus Ave. 57 in presence of the author. The opening followed by the artist talk “Backstage of the Portraits of Quarantine and other stories” by Adas Vasiliauskas […]

KAUNAS PHOTO 2021 will hold a guided tour on wheels to celebrate the World Car-Free Day

The KAUNAS PHOTO festival commemorates the European Mobility Week and invites to celebrate the International Car-Free Day on 22 September with a guided tour on wheels around the festival’s outdoor exhibitions. The organisers encourage everyone to leave their cars, grab a bicycle or electric scooter and arrive alone, with family or friends by the Kaunas […]

Įsibėgėjusiame 18-ajame fotomeno festivalyje KAUNAS PHOTO – lietuviškų akcentų savaitė

Sorry, this entry is only available in Lithuanian. Nušurmuliavus intensyvioms festivalio atidarymo dienoms, šią savaitę KAUNAS PHOTO programoje – lietuviški akcentai. Trečiadienį ir penktadienį bus atidarytos dvi naujos parodos po atviru dangumi – Ado Vasiliausko  „Karantino portretai“ ir Elenos Krukonytės „Ankstyvosios Z kartos portretas“, o sekmadienį vyks susitikimai su šiuo metu Lietuvoje reziduojančiu lietuvių kilmės […]

Finalists Announced – Kaunas Photo 2021 Open Call (extended until 10 JUNE)

The call has closed, congratulations to the finalists: Marna Clarke (USA) “Growing Old” Fábio Cunha (Portugal) “The Animal Within” Alain Schroeder (Belgium) “Grandma Divers” Michal Solarski & Tomasz Liboska (United Kingdom / Poland) “Cut It Short” Rosa Mariniello (Italy) “The Suspended Youth” Magdalena Stengel (Germany) “±100” Clelia Rochat (Belgium) “Belles Mômes” Martha Thomas (USA) “Do […]

Grįžtant karantinui fotomeno festivalis KAUNAS PHOTO kviečia kurti iš savo kambario

Sorry, this entry is only available in Lithuanian. Pasaulį užklupusi COVID-19 pandemija nesitraukia, o sparčiai augant koronaviruso  atvejams įvedami nauji ribojimai. Šiuo socialinio atitolimo laikotarpiu 17-asis fotomeno festivalis KAUNAS PHOTO kviečia susiburti virtualiai ir dalyvauti bendroje kūrybinėje iniciatyvoje: paversti savo kambarį didžiuliu fotoaparatu – „camera obscura“. KAUNAS PHOTO organizatoriai ragina visus norinčius dalyvauti mokytis šios […]