The last highlight of the 18th KAUNAS PHOTO Festival—memorialisation of the legendary Lithuanian photographer’s work in Ežerėlis

After completing its 18th edition in autumn 2021, the international photo art festival KAUNAS PHOTO has saved the realization of its last highlight for spring 2022. For the occasion of the possibly last edition, the festival’s founder Mindaugas Kavaliauskas conceived the idea of honouring one of the patriarchs of Lithuanian photography, Antanas Sutkus, by embellishing […]

KAUNAS PHOTO outdoor exhibition at Draugystės Park vandalised

We are sad to inform that on Monday, 25 October, the KAUNAS PHOTO exhibition at Draugystės Park, featuring works by Lithuanian photographer Elena Krukonytė from the series “Portrait of Early Generation Z”, was vandalized. As the structures are badly damaged, it has been decided to close the exhibition, which shortens the exhibition time by a […]

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 […]

Klausiame kauniečių: ar jūsų rūsyje negyvena mitinis Kauno žvėris? Pasitikrinkite.

Sorry, this entry is only available in Lithuanian. Prašome gyventojų pagalbos ieškodami tarpukario architektūros namų su rūsiais ir siūlome dalyvauti unikaliame, išliekamąją vertę turinčiame istoriniame-meniniame projekte. 18-asis tarptautinis fotomeno festivalis KAUNAS PHOTO kartu su KAUNAS 2022 vykdo projektą „Mitinio Kauno žvėries buveinės“, kuriame unikaliu būdu bus fotografuojami-skenuojami Kauno modernistiniai pastatai su tikslu sukurti vienu žvilgsniu […]

Fotomenininkas Thierry Girard Kaune. K. Krinickaitės nuotr.

Po dešimtmečio prancūzų fotografas Thierry Girard grįžo fotografuoti Kauno

Sorry, this entry is only available in Lithuanian.   Pakviestas į Lietuvą fotomeno festivalio KAUNAS PHOTO, beveik dvi savaites Kaune kūrė fotografas iš Prancūzijos Thierry Girard. Ant peties nešinas stambiu trikoju ir prie jo pritvirtinta vidutinio formato kamera, fotografas skersai išilgai naršė Kauno mikrorajonus. Meninės rezidencijos metu T. Girard fotografavo Kauno miesto vaizdus, kūrė žmonių […]

The 18th KAUNAS PHOTO festival announces the Finalists of the KAUNAS PHOTO STAR 2021 Award

In 2021, KAUNAS PHOTO festival turns eighteen, and enters the adult age. Therefore, the festival invited the photographers to submit entries to the KAUNAS PHOTO STAR 2021 contest on the theme “Age” and waited for works relating to general or specific aspects of choices of life, crisis, joys, traditions, stereotypes, taboos, social norms and implications […]

A piece of KAUNAS PHOTO festival is traveling to Open House Vilnius

In 2017, KAUNAS PHOTO festival explored the theme of water and organised a group exhibition “Beach Season”. The three-part exhibition surprised the visitors with spectacular and large-format works and their presentation forms, as well as unexpected twists and turns of the beach scenes. Beach loungers were made especially for the showwith the works of the […]