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Kaunas Photo 2011 - List of Events



August 23, 2011 - Tuesday

5 PM Kaunas Photography Gallery (Vilniaus st.2 / Rotušės sq. 1). 
Opening of exhibition "Traces of the Soviet Empire" by KAUNAS PHOTO STAR 2010 winner Eric Lusito (France).

6 PM Lithuanian Museum of History of Pharmacy and Medicine (Rotušės sq. 28).
Opening of exhibition “Close to Sartai” by Klaudijus Driskius (Lithuania).

6.30 PM  “Meno Parkas” gallery (Rotušės sq. 27). 
Opening of exhibition "Shutting up Shop"  by John Londei (UK).

9 PM Photography Night 1. Restaurant “Sadutė” carousel on Rotušės sq (Town Hall square). Part 1: “Kaunas Photo” and “Format” festival (UK) project  Baltic Street Photography: Publicly privatized;
Part 2: Steve Hart (USA) “WaterWorks”, “The Bronx Family album”, “9/11. Unseen images”, presented by the photographer.
 
 
August 24, 2011 - Wednesday

2 PM - 4 PM  Gallery 101 of Vytautas Magnus University (Laisvės al. 53).
Briefing with artists Eric Lusito, John Londei, Nina Korhonen and young Lithuanian photographers Donatas Stankevičius, Eugenijus Barzdžius, Mindaugas Ažušilis. 

Book signings by Eric Lusito, John Londei and Nina Korhonen.

Presentation of the  “The History of European Photography 1900-2000” in presence of Michaela Bosakova, representative of the publisher  Central European House of Photography (Bratislava).

5 PM  Gallery 101 of Vytautas Magnus University (Laisvės al. 53).
Opening of exhibition "Rewind" by Nina Korhonen, Finnish artist living in Sweden.

6 PM  Art space of K.Donelaičio st. 60. Opening of exhibition "Take it or Leave it" by young Lithuanian photographers Mindaugas Ažušilis, Eugenijus Barzdžius, Donatas Stankevičius.

8 PM  Photography Night 2. Auditorium of M. Žilinskas Art Gallery (Nepriklausomybės sq. 12).
Photo -duet / -duel: Austrian and Swiss photography with 12 photographers from each side.  Swiss photography is curated by Irene Attinger of Maison Europeene de la Photographie, Paris.Austrian photographers selected by Regina Anzenberger (Anzenberger Agency) and Thomas Licek, director of Eyes-On, Vienna Month of Photography.


August 25, 2011 - Thursday

09 AM - 3 PM  KAUNAS PHOTO STAR Portfolio reviews (for registered participants only)

5 PM  F Galerija (Aušros st. 6). Opening of exhibition "Floating Dreams" by Märten Kross (Estonia).

6:30 PM  Kaunas College, J.Vienožinskis Art Faculty (A. Mackevičiaus st. 27). Opening of exhibition "Off Piste. Alpine story" by Lois Hechenblaikner (Austria).

8 PM   Photography Night 3. BLC - Business Leaders’ Centre, hall Elipse (K. Donelaičio st. 62).
Photo -duet / -duel:  Finnish and Swedish photography.  14+14 photographers. Finnish photography selected by Elina Heikka, director of Finnish Museum of Photography. Swedish photography selection was done by Anna Tellgren, curator at Moderna Museet, Stockholm.
 
 
August 26, 2011 - Friday

09 AM - 3 PM  KAUNAS PHOTO STAR Portfolio reviews (for registered participants only)

6 PM  Office of Pilotas.lt architecture portal (Kurpių st. 29).
Opening of  exhibition “9/11 before an after. Pesonal stories” by Steve Hart (USA).

8 PM   Photography Night 4. BLC - Business Leaders’ Centre, hall Elipse (K. Donelaičio st. 62).
KAUNAS PHOTO STAR photographers’ night. 55 photographers present themselves and their work to public, 100 seconds each. Announcement of the winner.


August 27, 2011 - Saturday

Midday   Kaunas Botanical garden of Vytautas Magnus University (Ž. E. Žilibero st. 6) Opening of outdoor and indoor exhibitions  “Flower Power” by Borut Peterlin (Slovenia).

3 PM  KAUNAS PHOTO StarT – portfolio reviews for beginning art photographers. (registered participants only).

8 PM  Photography Night 5. Kaunas College, J.Vienožinskis Art Faculty (A. Mackevičiaus st. 27). “Destinations Europe” project of Diaphane (Beauvais, France). Impressions of photographers having visited numerous European cities, including Kaunas, reachable flying directly from Beauvais airport, presented in impressive multimedia pieces.
 
 
August 29, 2011

5 PM  Kaunas House of Artists (V.Putvinskio st. 56)
Opening of  exhibition " Tropical Gift" by Christian Lutz (Switzerland).
 
 
September 9, 2011
Interior and design shop “Interjero erdvė” (Kuršių st. 7).
Opening of exhibition of works by photographers from Kaunas - G.Česionis, M.Kavaliauskas, D.Kuzmickas and V.Pletkus.
 
 
September 12, 2011

6 PM  Kaunas House of Artists. Talk by Christian Lutz about "Tropical Gift" and his other works.
 
 
September 13, 2011 (not in Kaunas!)

Talk by Christian Lutz about "Tropical Gift" and his other works at Nida photographers’ seminar. Time and place to be precised by the event organizers.
 
 
September 23, 2011 - KAUNAS PHOTO ALYTUS (not in Kaunas!)

4.30 PM   Gallery of Alytus Municipal Theatre (Rotušės sq. 2, Alytus).
Opening of exhibition from KAUNAS PHOTO 2010 program "Duets & Duels".
Authors Vytautas Stanionis (Jr), Vytautas Stanionis (Sr), Darius Kuzmickas (USA-Lithuania), France Dubois (Belgium), Francoise Beauguion (France), Raoul Kramer (Netherlands), José Nuno Lamas ir Valter Ventura (Portug), Richard Simpkin (Australia).

5 PM   Small hall of Alytus Municipal Theatre (Rotušės sq. 2, Alytus).
Lecture & projection by Romualdas Požerskis "Events of January 13th (1991 in Vilnius) in memory of photographer and in his images".
 
 
September 24, 2011 - KAUNAS PHOTO ALYTUS (not in Kaunas!)

Midday  „Ado galera“  gallery (Vilniaus st. 14, Alytus).
Opening of exhibition "Take it or Leave it" by young Lithuanian photographers Mindaugas Ažušilis, Eugenijus Barzdžius, Donatas Stankevičius.

1 PM  Small hall of Alytus Municipal Theatre (Rotušės sq. 2, Alytus).
Projections: “Baltic Street Photography: Publicly privatized” , “Finnish and Swedish Photography”
 
 
All events with free entrances.
All artists present at the openings, exept of exhibition "Duets & Duels" in Alytus.

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