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2014
PAKUI HARDWARE (UGNIUS GELGUDA & NERINGA ČERNIAUSKAITĖ)
Solo show 

PAKUI HARDWARE – SHAPESHIFTER, HEARTBREAKER 
24 October - 22 November, 2014
Opening October 24, 7 pm

Jenifer Nails, Kaiserstrasse 62-64, Frankfurt, Germany
Solo show

Opening reception October 11, 2014, 6 pm 
Exhibition open 11-18 October 2014 wednesdays, thursdays and saturdays 5-10 pm or by appointment, tel. 861878378

Gallery Malonioji 6, Malonioji str. 6, Vilnius
ŽILVINAS KEMPINAS
Group show

SOLIDES FRAGILES
4 October, 2014 - 8 February, 2015

Mudam Luxembourg 3, Park Dräi Eechelen L-1499, Luxembourg

Group show

FOTOGRAFIJOS GRŪDAS

25 September - 22 October, 2014
Opening reception 25 September, 5:30 pm
Kaunas Photography gallery, Rotušės a. 1/Vilniaus str. 2, Kaunas

ANDRIUS ZAKARAUSKAS
Group show


24 September - 19 October, 2014
Opening reception 24 September, 6 pm
Contemporary Art Centre, Vokiečių str. 2, Vilnius


Ugnius Gelguda & Neringa Černiauskaitė
Group show


19 September, 2014 - 25 January, 2015
Opening reception 19 September, 7 PM 
Moderna museet, FE-150, 838 80 FRÖSÖN, Sweden
ARNAS ANSKAITIS, TIM KLIUKOIT
Group show


18 September - 19 October, 2014
Opening reception 18 September, 6 pm
Contemporary Art Centre, Vokiečių str. 2, Vilnius
17 September - 19 December, 2014
Galerija VARTAI, Vilniaus g. 39, Vilnius

All sessions are free.

Project supported by
Solo show

September 27 - November 2, 2014
Opening reception 26th of September
Mucsarnok, 1146 Budapest, Dózsa György út 37
ŽILVINAS KEMPINAS
Group show

30 August, 2014 - 24 May, 2015
Quinsland art gallery, Stanley Place, Cultural Precinct South Bank, Brisbane Queensland 4101, Australia
GALERIJA VARTAI AT ART INTERNATIONAL ISTANBUL 2014
ART INTERNATION ISTANBUL 2014
Stand D5

SAVE THE DATE

26 - 28 September, 2014
VIP preview 25 September, from 2 pm

Presented artists: Žilvinas Kempinas / S & P Stanikas

Haliç Congress Center / Sütlüce Mah. Karaağaç Cad. / Beyoğlu / İstanbul

Sponsor Lithuanian Council for Culture
ANDRIUS ZAKARAUSKAS
Solo show

August 21 - October 11, 2014
Opening reception August 21, Thursday, 7 pm
Temnikova & Kasela Gallery, Lastekodu 1, 10115 Tallinn, Estonia

GALERIJA VARTAI AT VIENNAFAIR 2014
VIENNAFAIR 2014

Stand E19

SAVE THE DATE

2 - 5 October, 2014

VIP preview 1 October from 2 pm

Presented artists: Žilvinas Kempinas, Julijonas Urbonas, Andrius Zakarauskas

Messe Wien / Hall A / Messeplatz 1 / A-1020, Vienna

Sponsors:
Lithuanian Council for Culture, Ministry of Culture of Republic of Lithuania
ŽILVINAS KEMPINAS
Group show

15 - 26 July, 2014
Les échappées belles festival, Alençon, France

Courtesy of Lewben Art Foundation
Žilvinas Kempinas / Press
Art In America

Forces of Nature: Žilvinas Kempinas
by Faye Hirsch
ŽILVINAS KEMPINAS
Group exhibition 

THE DISSAPPEARANCE OF THE FIREFLIES

2014 May 17 - 25 November
Saint Anne Prison
Avignon, France 



ELENA GRUDZINSKAITĖ
Solo project

May 17 - June 30, 2014
Museum of Genocid Victims, Aukų str. 2A, LT-01113 Vilnius
Ugnius Gelguda & Neringa Černiauskaitė
Solo show

THE METAPHYSICS OF THE RUNNER 
May 17 - June 15, 2014  
Opening Reception Saturday, May 17 6 - 9 pm
321 Gallery, 321 Washington Avenue, Garden Level, Brooklyn NY
NADA NEW YORK 2014
Stand 410

SAVE THE DATE

9-11 May 2014

VIP Preview May 9, 10 am - 2 pm

Presented artists: Ugnius Gelguda & Neringa Černiauskaitė 

Pier 36 at Basketball City / 299 South Street on the East River / New York, NY 10002
ART MANTICA | Meeting with Art advisor FRANCESCA FERRARINI
ART MANTICA
FRANCESCA FERRARINI

May 10, 2014
11 a.m. – 1.30 p.m. 
Centre for Art and Education Rupert, Meškeriotojų str. 33, Vilnius

The event is presented in collaboration with Galerija VARTAI
Aidas Bareikis, Patricija Jurkšaitytė, Žilvinas Kempinas
Group show

INVERSION. EVIL GOODS
May 7 - 17, 2014
Jonas Mekas Visual Arts Center, Gynėjų str. 14, Vilnius

Participating artists: Aidas Bareikis, Patricija Jurkšaitytė, Leila Kasputienė, Žilvinas Kempinas, Saulius Kruopis, Giedrė Lilienė, Julius Ludavičius, Ieva Martinaitytė-Mediodia, Saulius Mažylis, Audrius Šumskas, Gintautas Vaičys, Raimondas Žilys
xhibition organizer Lewben Art Foundation
Aidas Bareikis, Patricija Jurkšaitytė, Žilvinas Kempinas
Group show

THE SHINE
April 11- June 1, 2014
National Gallery of Art, Konstitucijos pr. 22, Vilnius

Exhibition organisers: Lewben Art Foundation, Lithuanian Expatriate Art Foundation, National Gallery of Art
Solo exhibition

May 11- August 3, 2014
Opening: May 11(2:00pm - 6:00pm)
SOCRATES SCULPTURE PARK
PO Box 6259, 32-01 Vernon Boulevard Long Island City, NY 11106

Exhibition supported by Lewben Art Foundation, Martin Z. Margulies
GALERIJA VARTAI AT ART BRUSSELS 2014
ART BRUSSELS 2014
Stand 3A-03

SAVE THE DATE

25-27 April 2014

VIP Preview 24 April

Presented artists: Ugnius Gelguda & Neringa Černiauskaitė / Žilvinas Kempinas

Brussels Expo (Heysel) - Halls 1 & 3 / Place de Belgique / 1 / BE-1020 Brussels
Meeting with the artist Julijonas Urbonas
On April 29, at 5 pm you are cordially invited to take a part in a meeting / tour with an author of exhibition Standing, Falling, Levitating, Julijonas Urbonas and curator Eglė Juocevičiūtė.

Venue Galerija VARTAI, Vilniaus str. 39, Vilnius 
ANDRIUS ZAKARAUSKAS
Group exhibition 

CREATE

2014 April 9 - May 9 d.

Gallery Meno Forma, Savanorių pr. 166, 44149 Kaunas, Lithuania

Artists: Aistė Dabkevičiūtė, Milda Gailiūtė, Ignas Gleixner, Julija Jakilaitytė, Laurynas Leonaitis, Julija Pociūtė, Povilas Ramanauskas, Rosanda Sorakaitė, Saulius Tamaševičius, Karolis Vaivada, Alma Veiverytė, Andrius Zakarauskas, Giedrius Zaura.
ANDRIUS ZAKARAUSKAS
Group exhibition

THE SAME WAY OF SEEING / THINKING

4 - 21 March, 2014
Vytautas Magnus University Art Gallery „101“
Laisvės alley 53, Kaunas, Lithuania

Artists: Agnė Jonkutė, Eimutis Markūnas, Povilas Ramanauskas, Rosanda Sorakaitė, Karolis Vaivada, Andrius Zakarauskas
House-museum of Marija and Jurgis Šlapelis,
Pilies str. 40, Vilnius

Opening on February 6 (Thursday), 6 pm
2014 02 06 - 20

Group exhibition  

KUMU Art Museum, Tallinn
6 February – 1 June, 2014
Group exhibition

ON WHAT THERE MIGHT NOT BE / ACERCA DE LO QUE PODRÍA NO SER
MARSO gallery, Berlín 37, Col. Juárez, Mexico City, Mexico
30 January  2014 - 22 March 2014
ANDRIUS ZAKARAUSKAS, MINDAUGAS LUKOŠAITIS
Group exhibition

AQB, Budafok, Nagytétényi út 48-50, Budapest
27 November 2013 - 8 February 2014
2013
UGNIUS GELGUDA & NERINGA ČERNIAUSKAITĖ
ANYTHING IS ALWAYS NEARBY OR NEXT TO SOMETHING ELSE
Microscope gallery, 4 Charles Place, Brooklyn NY
25 November 2013
Arnas Anskaitis
Group project 

Zoology museum of Tadas Ivanauskas, Kaunas, Lithuania
25-27 October 2013

Neringa Černiauskaitė and Ugnius Gelguda
Neringa Černiauskaitė and Ugnius Gelguda are one of five nominees shortlisted by the MUMOK expert jury for this year’s Henkel Art.Award.!
A winner will be nominated in December

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Arnas Anskaitis, Jurga Barilaitė, Linas Jusionis
Group exhibition

in the spaces of JMVAC and Vilnius Gates, (Gynėjų str. 14) Vilnius
17 October 2013 - 31 October 2013

Artists: 2 EASY fashion, Danas Aleksa, Arnas Anskaitis, Jurga Barilaitė, Vitalij Červiakov, Mindaugas Gapševičius (MIGA), Linas Jusionis, Vsevolod Kovalevskij, Ignas Krunglevičius, Saulius Leonavičius, Dainius Liškevičius, Paulina Eglė Pukytė, Kęstutis Šapoka, Marija Šnipaitė
ŽILVINAS KEMPINAS
Group Exhibitions

Museum of Contemporary Art Denver, USA 
18 October 2013 - 9 February 2014

THÉÂTRE DU MONDE
Paris 12e. La Maison rouge
19 October 2013 - 12 January 2014

DE LEUR TEMPS 4: NANTES

Centre d’art Le hangar à Bananes, Nantes, France
12 October 2013 - 5 January 2014 

ANTIGRAVITY 
Toyota Municipal Museum of Art Toyota Aichi, Japan
14 September 2013 - 24 December 2013

GALERIJA VARTAI AT VIENNAFAIR 2013
Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, K20 Grabbeplatz (Labor), Düsseldorf, Germany
September 05, 2013 – January 26, 2014

JURGA BARILAITĖ, PATRICIJA JURKŠAITYTĖ
Group exhibition

Eskilstuna Art Museum, Eskilstuna, Sweden
2013 08 31 – 2013 11 10
Reykjavik Art Museum, Reykjavik
2013 09 14 – 2014 01 05



Reykjavik Art Museum, Reykjavik
2013 09 14 – 11 02


UGNIUS GELGUDA, TIM KLIUKOIT
Group Exhibition 

Contemporary Art centre, Vilnius
2013 07 23 – 08 06

Artists: Akvilė Anglickaitė, Eglė Ganda Bogdanienė, Cooltūristės, Adomas Danusevičius, Ugnius Gelguda, Tim Kliukoit, Denisas Kolomyckis, Vsevolod Kovalevskij, Alina Melnikova, Dalia Mikonytė, Laisvydė Šalčiūtė, Shaltmira, Virgilijus Šonta, Remigijus Venckus, Aušra Volungė (Griškonytė)
ELENA GRUDZINSKAITĖ, LAURA GRYBKAUSKAITĖ
Group Exhibition 

SEZONAS'3
(elektron + manifest + process = season‘3 x survive) 

Opening: 9 July, 6 pm., Exhibition room “+” 
Vilnius graphic art center, Latako g. 3, Vilnius 
2013 07 09 – 20

Artists: Roma Auškalnytė, Laura Grybkauskaitė, Elena Grudzinskaitė, Vsevolod Kovalevskij, Simona Žemaitytė.
MINDAUGAS LUKOŠAITIS, EVALDAS JANSAS, ŽILVINAS LANDZBERGAS
Group Exhibition

The Cēsis Brewery and various urban venues, Cēsis, Latvia
2013 06 28 – 07 31
ARNAS ANSKAITIS
Group Exhibition

PANSLAVISMS
Former Central Committee of the Polish United Workers' Party
Nowy Świat 6/12, Warsaw
2013 06 26 – 30
JURGA BARILAITĖ
Group Exhibition 

National Museum of Contemporary Art (MNAC), Bucharest
2013 06 20 – 09 29
UGNIUS GELGUDA & NERINGA ČERNIAUSKAITĖ
Artists Ugnius Gelguda and Neringa Černiauskaitė is representing Lithuania art in Henkel Art Award CEE

Henkel Art Award CEE is one of the most important and visible art award of Eastern and Central Europe. Numerous Henkel Art Award finalists or winners in recent years were subsequently invited to international exhibitions and have enjoyed international success. These include Dan Perjovschi (2002), Mladen Miljanovic (2009), Marge Monko (2012) and many more. The jury of the award has has just made the first selection, highlighting the best entries from 23 countries, including Lithuanian, Latvian, and Estonian. 

Museum Tinguely, Basel, Switzerland
2013 06 04 – 09 22

Opening of the Exhibition: Zilvinas Kempinas. Slow Motion Tuesday, 4 June 2013 at 6.30 p.m. at Museum Tinguely, Basel, Switzerland

Opening hours during Art Basel (June 10 – 16): 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.

ŽILVINAS KEMPINAS / Current and upcoming exhibitions
GROUP EXHIBITIONS 

DYNAMO
Galeries Nationales Du Grand Palais, Paris
9 April - 22 July 2013 

SLOW BURN– AN INDEX OF POSSIBILITIES
fundament foundation, Tilburg, The Netherlands
6 April - 1 June 2013

FILM AS SCULPTURE/SCULPTURE AS FILM
WIELS, Contemporary Art Center, Brussels
6 June - 8 September 2013

TURBULENCES II 
Collaboration with L’Esapce Culturel Louis Vuitton (Paris) 
 26 February - 1 September 2013 

Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum 
Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan (USA)
21 March - 23 June 2013

PROJECTIONS
Musée de l´abbaye Sainte-Croix, Les Sables d' Olonne, France
30 March - 30 June 2013

ORIENTAL MIRAGES, POMEGRANATES AND PRICKLY PEARS
Collection Lambert En Avignon, Avignon, France
09 December 2012 – 28 April 2013


UGNIUS GELGUDA & NERINGA ČERNIAUSKAITĖ
GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013 05 05 - 06 01 
ar/ge kunst, Gallery Museum, Bolzano, Italy


INDEPENDENCE TWENTIETH ART AND CINEMA. HOW AND WHAT WE REMEMBER?
2013 05 29, 16:30
National Art Gallery, Vilnius

ŽILVINAS LANDZBERGAS
GROUP EXHIBITION

The Latvian Centre of Contemporary Art Office Gallery, Riga
2013 05 23 – 06 28

Artists: Arnis Balčus (LV), Tigran Khachatryan (AR), Marijan Crtalić (HR), Žilvinas Landsbergis (LT), Lada Nakonechna (UA), Slavs &Tatars (USA). 



ARNAS ANSKAITIS
GROUP EXHIBITION

Château d’Azay-Le Rideau, Azay-le-Rideau, France 
2013 05 11 – 06 09
Opening 16 April, Tuesday, 6pm, 

VMU art gallery “101”, Laisvės av. 53, Kaunas, Lithuania
Opening hours: Monday – Friday 11:00 – 17:00

16 April - 3 May, 2013

Artists: Andrius Zakarauskas & Povilas Ramanauskas
1 - 3 March, 2013

VIP Preview 28 February from 4 pm

Stand: I5

Arnas Anskaitis / Žilvinas Kempinas / Tim Kliukoit / Žilvinas Landzbergas / Mindaugas Lukošaitis

Olympia Grand Hall / Hammersmith Road / Kensington /London W14 8UX


LAURA GARBŠTIENĖ, PATRICIJA JURKŠAITYTĖ, ŽILVINAS KEMPINAS, MINDAUGAS LUKOŠAITIS
Group Exhibition
PART OF A LARGER WHOLE. LITHUANIAN CONTEMPORARY ART
Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius
20 February - 17 March 2013



2012
SAVE THE DATE 

22 - 25 November, 2012

Presented artists: Elena Grudzinskaitė / Žilvinas Kempinas / Mindaugas Lukošaitis / Evaldas Jansas / Patricija Jurkšaitytė

Read more here

RAY BARTKUS. LAST PAINTINGS
8 November - 1 December, 2012
VDA DIC Titanikas (Maironio g. 3, Vilnius) 

For more information read here
ŽILVINAS KEMPINAS / GROUP EXHIBITIONS / NOVEMBER - DECEMBER
PRESTIGE: PHANTASMAGORIA NOW
Culture Communication Center, Klaipeda, Lithuania
28 September - 25 November 2012

MOVING IS LIVING
Art Stations Foundation, Poznan
Exhibition accompanying Mediations Biennale
14 September -  31 December 2012

VIENNAFAIR
The New Contemporary
20 - 23 September 2012

Presented artists: Arnas Anskaitis / Mindaugas Lukošaitis / Žilvinas Kempinas / Andrius Zakarauskas

Booth F 19

Location: Messe Wien, Hall A, Entrance A / Messeplatz 1, Wien
(HOW DID I GET HERE)* PAINTING IN LITHUANIA

Curators: Rita Mikučionytė, Kristina Stančienė, Auridas Gajauskas, Jurga Daubaraitė   

* Title borrowed from artist Stefan Bruggeman's work in progress "Show Titles" 

Artists: Linas Jusionis, Adomas Danusevičius, Evaldas Jansas, Indrė Ercmonaitė, Jonas Gasiūnas, Algirdas Gataveckas, Žygimantas Augustinas, Algimantas Kuras, Justinas Vaitiekūnas, Vytautas Dubauskas, Milda Gailiūtė, Marta Vosyliūtė, Eglė Gineitytė, Dainius Trumpis, Bronius Gražys, Algis Griškevičius ir kt.
Andrius Zakarauskas / Solo Exhibition
Solo exhibition

Andrius Zakarauskas ‘The Wrong Side and the Right Side’
8 September - 28 October 2012

Gallery of the Fine Arts Academy, Gdansk, Poland
In collaboration with Laznia Centre for Contemporary Art, Gdańsk, Poland
8 September - 28 October 2012


SILENCE
COLLECTION FRAC BASSE-NORMANDIE
2angles, Centre de Création Contemporaine, Normandie, France 
8 September - 2 October 2012

Sculpture is Everything: Contemporary works from Collection
The Fairfax Gallery (Gallery 1.1), Galleries 1.2 & 1.3,
Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA)
Stanley Place, South Bank, Queensland, Australia
18 August – 28 October 2012

MASTERPIECES OF THE YVON LAMBERT COLLECTION
Collection Lambert, Museum of Contemporary Art, Avignon, France
7 July – 18 November 2012

TURBULENCES
Espace Culturel Louis Vuitton, Paris
21 June – 16 September 2012 

FLYING CARPETS
Villa Medici, Rome
30 May – 21 October 2012

BEAUFORT04
fourth edition of the Triennial of Contemporary Art by the Sea in Belgium
31 March - 30 September 2012

ECHIGO-TSUMARI ART TRIENNALE 2012
Echigo-Tsumari region, Japan
(Tokamachi City and Tsunan Town, Niigata Prefecture 760㎢)
29 July – 17 September 2012
Opening -  13 July, 8pm.,  2012, Liechtenstein Palace (Feldkirch, Austria)

Church of St. John: Eimutis Markunas 
Liechtenstein Palace: Jurga Barilaitė, Agnė Jonkutė, Saulius Paliukas, Eglė Ulčiskaitė, Andrius Zakarauskas, Arvydas Žalpys.

13 July - 2 September, 2012

Read more here
solo exhibition
with Neringa Černiauskaitė

As part of the exhibition Lithuanian Art 2012 at
Contemporary Art Center, Vilnius
22 Juni - 12 August 2012

Lithuanian Art 2012: 18 Exhibitions
22 June - 12 August 2012
 
Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius

Jurga Barilaitė
Laura Garbštienė
Žilvinas Landzbergas
Alina Melnikova
Robertas Narkus

and other
Laura Garbštienė
group exhibition

In The Presence Of Multiple Possibilities
French Riviera, London
8 - 24 June 2012
SYNERGY
Hybrid Art 2012
Design Center ARTPLAY, Moscow
16 July – 29 July 2012

PINK CAVIAR

Lousiana Museum of Modern Art, Copenhagen
24 May - 19 August 2012

TRAIT PAPIER
Musee des Beaux Arts, Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland
13 May - 12 August 2012

Number Five: Cities of Gold and Mirrors. Works from the Julia Stoschek Collection
Julia Stoschek Collection, Dusseldorf, Germany
02 July 2011 - 2 July 2012

Performing Abstraction
Luciana Brito Galería, São Paulo
08 May - 20 June 2012

Solo exhibition

TAG, the Hague

SUNSET

21 April–10 June, 2012


SLICK Brussels, first Belgium edition of the Slick contemporary art fair.
20-22 April 2012

Galerija VARTAI at SLICK Brussels will present works by:
Adomas Danusevičius, Linas Jusionis, Mindaugas Lukošaitis and Robertas Narkus

Address: Wild Gallery, rue du Charroi / Gerijstraat 11, Brussels, Belgium
8 - 11 March 2012
Galerija VARTAI  at VOLTA NY  will present

Mindaugas Lukošaitis
/ Drawings

Stand E11

7W -- 7 West 34th Street
between 5th and 6th Avenue / 11th floor
New York, NY 10001      voltashow.com
solo exhibition

KUMU Art Museum
Tallinn
Handsome Hero and Plenty of Still Lifes
27.01.2012 - 15.04.2012
Oh, you mean cellophane and all that crap
CALDER FOUNDATION
02 May 2012

Lightness?

Maison Particulière, Brussels

19 January  - 24 March 2012


The Exit Festival, Creteil, France
3-18 March 2012

Festival Via, Maubeuge, France
22 March - 1 April 2012

2009
Commissioner Laura Rutkutė, Curator Laima Kreivytė Galerija Vartai, Vilnius

Scuola Grande della Misericordia, Cannaregio, 3599/A
June 7 to November 22, 2009

Video of the Lithuanian Pavilion by Vernissage.tv