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 “Age”: photo gallery (Part II)

Moments from the exhibitions and opening events of the 18th international photo art festival KAUNAS PHOTO. To see the Part I of the photo album — click here. — KAUNAS PHOTO is the longest running annual international photo art festival in Lithuania and the Baltic States. The festival founded by Mindaugas Kavaliauskas in 2004 is […]

KAUNAS PHOTO 2021 “Age”: photo gallery (Part I)

On 2 and 3 September 2021, the 18th international photo art festival KAUNAS PHOTO opened exhibitions in nine indoor venues and five open-air public spaces in Kaunas featuring fourteen authors from all over the world: “Do Not Forget, You Are Not In Lithuania” by Martha Thomas (USA) and “Open Wounds” by Younes Mohammad (Iraq) at […]

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 […]

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 […]