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Brazilų fotografas Brunas Alencastras: viskas, kas mums liko iš buvusio pasaulio – tik keli lango dydžio kvadratiniai metrai

Sorry, this entry is only available in Lithuanian. „Camera obscura“ – fotoaparato protėvis, pradžioje naudotas pačiais įvairiausiais tikslais: saulės užtemimų žiūrėjimui, kaip pagalba tapytojams ieškant tikresnio ir dvimačio pasaulio vaizdavimo, kol galiausiai įkvėpė pačios pirmosios fotografijos istorijoje atsiradimą. Brazilų fotografas Brunas Alencastras remdamasis šiuo principu karantino metu sukūrė fotografijų seriją iš buto, kuriame gyvena Rio […]

Vokiečių fotografas Arnė Piepkė: dokumentinė fotografija gali padėti geriau suprasti vienas kitą

Sorry, this entry is only available in Lithuanian. Mažame Vokietijos kaime augęs vokiečių fotografas Arnė Piepkė siekia kelti klausimus, nepaliekančius žiūrovo nuošalyje ir prisidedančius prie temų nagrinėjimo, o tuo pačiu ir geresnio tarpusavio supratimo. 17-ojo fotomeno festivalio KAUNAS PHOTO konkursui KAUNAS PHOTO STAR menininkas pateikė fotografijų seriją „Nepažįstamos šalies anekdotai“, gimusią iš negalėjimo apibrėžti savo […]

KAUNAS PHOTO 2020. “The European Way without red. 1990-08-23” by Mindaugas Kavaliauskas at the Lazdijai Region Museum

As a part of the 17th KAUNAS PHOTO festival’s program “Peripheral Visions” in Lazdijai and commemorating the 30th anniversary of the “European Way”, from 24 August until 18 September 2020 the Lazdijai Region Museum (Seinų St. 29, Lazdijai) hosted an exhibition by Mindaugas Kavaliauskas (Lithuania) “The European Way without red. 1990-08-23” about the huge Sąjūdis […]

KAUNAS PHOTO STAR 2020 Opening Tour

On September 3, 2020, the exhibition opening tour of the 17th KAUNAS PHOTO festival’s competition KAUNAS PHOTO STAR 2020 Finalists took place in Kaunas. At the end of the tour the Winners of the KAUNAS PHOTO STAR 2020 Award were announced – the Italian duo of artists Chiara Panariti and Gianfranco Ferraro with their work […]

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 […]

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 […]

“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 […]