“I don’t search, I find”

Picasso

“There is no new art. There are new artists. The new artist must be completely faithful to him or herself, must be a creator, must be capable of building his or her own foundations directly and alone, without depending on the past or tradition… the formula is his or her antithisis”

Egon Schiele

“Without art life would be a mistake”
Friederich Nietzsche

“I close my eyes in order to see”

Paul Gauguin

“The work of the artist is always to deepen the mystery”

Francis Bacon

“What proceeds from an internal necessity of the soul is beautiful”

Wassily Kandinsky

PROGRAMME OF ACTIVITIES 2013

Visit / excursion to local art galleries with schoolchildren.

Aim – to promote a different attitude to an arts lesson, to acquaint with local galleries, with various styles and forms of artistic creation. Participating galleries: Kaunas Artists’ Association Gallery, Kaunas Photo Gallery, Kaunas Gallery of Graphic Art, Kaunas Textile Gallery

  • Who is it for?: schoolchildren
  • Institution / Organization: Artkomas
  • City: Kaunas
  • Country: Lithuania
  • Email: kaunascreart@gmail.com
  • Telephone: +370 687 91779
  • Is it necessary to book?: Yes

Photo competition

Photography competition for young photographers, capturing the moments of artistic creation.

  • Who is it for?: Teenagers
  • Timetable: Photocompetition was announced February 25, exhibition opening will be March 21, at 5 pm
  • Institution / Organization: Artkomas, Kaunas
  • City: Kaunas
  • Country: Lithuania
  • Email: kaunascreart@gmail.com
  • Telephone: +370 687 91779
  • Entry: Free
  • Is it necessary to book?: No

Photography competition for young photographers, capturing the moments of artistic creation. Focus – schoolchildren of 13-18 years of age, schoolchildren with special interest in photography (taking photo classes, etc.)
Aim – to promote creativity of children, with one of the simplest technological means.
The photos will be printed and arranged into an exhibition. Opening – March 21, in the Exhibition Hall of Kaunas Communications History Museum (one of the best exhibition halls in town).
After this exhibition is over, we plan to circle it round the schools of the participant pupils.
Prize – photography workshop with one of the best Kaunas photoartists Gintaras Cesonis.
With participation of Kaunas Municipality representatives in the opening ceremony.