March 26 – May 15, 2010
The bone china exhibit
“HERE AND NOW“
by the faculty and students of Kaunas Art Institute Ceramics Department Vilnius Art Academy.
Opening reception March 26th (Friday), 5:00 pm, 2010
At the Janina Monkute-Marks Museum & Gallery
You are invited to the ceramic and porcelain world, presented in the Gallery space.
From 1931 Kaunas Art Accademy, Ceramic Arts Department was independantly persuing its research and Studies. In 1960 Vilnius National Fine Arts Department and Kaunas Textile and Ceramics Dep. merged. The Kaunas Art Institute is part of Vilnius Fine Arts Accademy. Students can earn bachelors and masters degrees in ceramics. The faculty consists of active creative artists, who are constantly exhibiting in Lithuania and internationally. They are constantly striving to perfect their art. They inspire students to look for new art forms and ceramic technology.
Faculty artists: prof. Aldona Keturakienė, Remigijus Sederevičius, Kristina Mazūrienė and Lilija Mogylienė put their heart and soul in to teaching and training contemporary ceramic artists. Conceptional idea becomes artistic interpretation, individual technological presentation.
Participating teachers: Prof. A.Keturakienė, doc. K.Mazūrienė, lect. R.Sederevičius, lect. L.Mogylienė.
Participating students: R.Bartkevičiūtė, V.Jatautas, M.Žarys, L.Vilčinskas, I.Bertašiūtė, A.Olšauskaitė, I.Jakubavičienė, K.Palivonė, K.Ancutaitė, S.Žuklienė, R.Vilūnienė.