JCE Klaipėda 2013

On the 1 March 2013 at 6pm Klaipeda Culture Communication Centre exhibition spaces  (Didžioji Vandens str. 2, Klaipėda) will present selective exhibition to international biennale JCE. Young Creators of Europe 2013/2015.

JCE. Young Creators of Europe 2013/2015 is an international biennale of contemporary art where a young generation of artists from 10 countries of the European Union present their work. Annual exhibitions of young artists Salon de Mountrouge initiated by one of the  communes in the Southern Paris suburbs, Montrouge, evolved into joint contemporary art biennale of the European countries.  The current participants of the biennale are: Austria, Spain, Italy, Lithuania, Netherlands, Portugal, France, Slovakia, Hungary, and Germany. This year each country will delegate 6 young artists, and their works will be exhibited in the exhibition spaces of all the participating countries. The first opening of the JCE 2013/2015 biennale is scheduled for October 2013 and will take place in Montrouge, France.

Klaipėda city became a partner of this project in 2006. In March, KCCC Exhibition Hall will present works of 21 author; art pieces have been selected from 76 applications of Lithuania’s young artists by specially elected jury (curator,  artist Neringa Bumblienė; curator, art critic Danutė Gambickaitė; art critic Goda Giedraitytė,  head of Nida Art Colony, art critic, curator Vytautas Michelkevičius; artist, art critic Gytis Skudžinskas).

On the 1 of March - day of the opening of the exhibition -  6 selected authors will be named. These artists will represent Lithuania in the biennale JCE. Young Creators of Europe 2013/2015.

Authors participating in the exhibition: Jonas Aničas, Rūta Butkutė, Adomas Danusevičius, Evelina Daugėlaitė, Barbora Gediminaitė, Marta Ivanova, Joana Kairienė, Agnė Kišonaitė, Jolanta Kyzikaitė, Martynas Martišius, Monika Micevičiūtė, Vladislav Novicki, Vilma Samulionytė, Raimonda Sereikaitė, Vidmina Stasiulytė, Andrius Svilys, Tadas Šarūnas, Vaida Tamoševičiūtė, Gedvilė Tamošiūnaitė, Mindaugas Vegys.

Authors selected for JCE 2013/2015: Jonas Aničas, Rūta Butkutė, Tadas Šarūnas, Vilma Samulionytė, Raimonda Sereikaitė, Andrius Svilys.

JCE general curator: Andrea Ponsini (FR)

JCE curator in Lithuania: Neringa Bumblienė (LT)

The exhibition will run until 24th March, 2013

Illustration: Raimonda Sereikaitė “Trumpet“ 2012/2013