“ATTITUDE” BY VYTAS KARACIEJUS
On Friday, 23 February 2018, at 17:00, the photo artist’s Vytas Karaciejus personal photography exhibition “Attitude”, dedicated to the 70th jubilee of the author and to commemorate the centenary of the restoration of the state of Lithuania, is opening at KCCC Exhibition Hall (Didžioji Vandens st. 2, Klaipėda). At the event, the director Domininkas Malajavas will recite poetry.
The retrospective exhibition “Attitude” by V. Karaciejus consists of two parts: in the first part, the photographer presents the most valuable photographs from the photo series “The Sand Legend” (1994), “Secrets of the Sea” (1998), “Photo-Theatre” (1998). ), “On the Verge of Century” (1999), “Friends and Neighbours” (2000), “Signs of Existence” (2002), “Mirages of Existence” (2007), “Seacoast Scenery” (2008) and many others.
“SAND PEOPLE” BY AUGUSTINAS VIRGILIJUS BURBA
On Friday, 23 February 2018, at 17:30, Augustinas Virgilijus Burba‘s personal exhibition “Sand People” is opening at KCCC Exhibition Hall (Didžioji Vandens st. 2, Klaipėda).
One of the most prominent Lithuanian graphic artists, Augustinas Virgilijus Burba, in his personal exhibition “Sand People”, presents the latest linocut engravings from his graphic cycles, which are dedicated to anniversaries of key Lithuanian figures and historical dates, as well as watercolor paintings.
“MELTING SHAPES” BY ARŪNĖ TORNAU
On Friday, 23 February 2018, at 18:00, Arūnė Tornau‘ art exhibition “Melting Shapes” is opening at KCCC Exhibition Hall (Didžioji Vandens st. 2, Klaipėda). On Saturday, 24 February 2018, at 11:30, the artist invites to join the exhibition tour.
In her exhibition “Melting Shapes”, Arūnė Tornau presents painting works as of 2015-2017 as well as spatial textile installation. The artist’s large-format paintings explore targeted existential themes of the fragile character of nature and human existence, relate the latter to the current sociological (modern-age) sense of the fall, which has been dominant in the context of contemporary art and in the texts of cultural theory for a while.
EGLĖ VITKUTĖ "LIVE SPOTS. KLAIPĖDA"
A participatory social project project “Live spots. Klaipėda” is to be presented on Thursday of February the 15th of 2018, at 17 o’clock in KCCC Exhibition Hall (Didžioji Vandens st. 2, Klaipėda).
KCCC Exhibition Hall is being adjusted to Klaipėda Festival of Lights, so this exhibition is going to take place on February 15 – 17; the visitors are welcome from 2:00 p.m. till 10:00 p.m.
“Live spots. Klaipėda” is a participationary social project which is a cycle of creative workshops together with an interactive website www.gyvitaskai.com aimed at encouraging Klaipėda city citizens and guests of the city to share their impressions, experiences and observations about their memorable places in Klaipėda. It helps to unveil a unique city's face expressed personally by the people themselves and to highlight the emotional attraction points of the seaport.
AQUEOUS BY RITA STANKEVIČIŪTĖ-KAZAKEVIČIENĖ
On 23 February 2018, at 17:45, the Lithuanian Press Photographers Club is inviting to the opening of Rita Stankevičiūtė-Kazakevičienė’s photography exhibition AQUEOUS which will take place at the Klaipėda Photography Gallery (KCCC Exhibition Hall, Didžioji Vandens st. 2, Klaipėda). Along with the exhibition, the author's reflection “Dynamic Stereotype” will be exposed. It will reveal sculptural photography, artistic habits, objects and spaces.
AQUEOUS project is a unique exhibition of underwater images of well-known Lithuanian swimming champions. The Lithuanian swimmers excellently prove themselves in the Olympics, championships, and other international competitions, thus, the daily public interest in the competitive swimming and its representatives is constantly growing. The photos show the relationship between a human and water, depict the present-day swimming sport of our country, and memorialize several generations of Lithuanian swimmers.