- Published on Tuesday, 17 December 2013 11:51
Yesterday, December 16, all present inhabitants of Nida Art Colony went to Palanga to see off Dutch artist Theun Karelse (NL), a resident of Techno-ecologies program who stayed in the Colony from November to the middle of December. As a result of his residence, Theun published a blog “TechnoEcologies” where he pointed and shortly described his insights, ideas, discoveries, meetings with local specialists, implemented actions, information sources, spotted animals and lichens, experiences of local weather and landscape, etc. To learn more about Theun’s residency at NAC please browse the website of his blog.
- Published on Monday, 16 December 2013 15:35
Nida Art Colony of the Vilnius Academy of Arts (NAC) welcomes proposals from emerging and experienced artists, designers, architects, curators and art researchers/writers/philosophers for its upcoming (2014-2015) remote residencies on the Baltic Sea coast in the Curonian Spit National Park, Lithuania.
- Published on Wednesday, 11 December 2013 12:47
The morning of December the 9th could be announced as an official beginning of winter in Curonian Spit – nature and surroundings were robed in white, paths covered with ice, regular walkers slowed down the step… Together with winter snow four new residents arrived to Nida Art Colony – Erin Tjin A Ton from the Netherlands and even three Shouth American artists – Luisa Nobrega (Brasil), Maricel Delgado and Fernando Prieto (Peru).
- Published on Tuesday, 10 December 2013 07:24
While on the plane over the Baltic, it seems appropriate to have a moment of arguably quiet (given that the engines of the plane are roaring worse than a Polar Bear, and in loop) retrospective overview of "Context in Flux", a symposium initiated by the Swedish Exhibition Agency and Lab 13, which took place on both coasts of the Baltic, in Nida, at Nida Art Colony and in Visby, Baltic Art Center (further - BAC), one in October, and the other – in November.
- Published on Monday, 02 December 2013 08:57
On the first winter Thursday, the 5th of December, at 6:00 pm Nida Art Colony invites you to the last evening of the art documentary program prepared by studio “Nominum”. This time two films will be screened – “Confession” by Oksana Buraja and “Marginal Zone” by Dali Rust. What is more, director Dali Rust is coming to Nida to present her film and answer the questions of spectators. Looking forward!
- Published on Monday, 25 November 2013 10:45
As the weather is getting harsh come for a cup of hot tea and good cinema. This Thursday, on the 28th of November, at 6 pm Nida Art Colony invites you to a penultimate cinema evening of the art documentary program prepared by studio "Nominum". This time on screen – a full-lenght film "UB Lama" by young Lithuanian director Eglė Vertelytė.
- Published on Saturday, 23 November 2013 18:51
These days, November 22–23, the second part of “Context in Flux” symposium takes place in Visby, Gotland, Sweden. These symposiums are organised by the Swedish Exhibition Agency, Baltic Art Center, Nida Art Colony of Vilnius Academy of Arts and Art Lab Gnesta. The aim of symposiums is to develop tools that can assist cultural institutions who work in many and overlapping context.
- Published on Tuesday, 19 November 2013 14:26
November wind blew some changes to Nida Art Colony – in the beginning of this month three previous residents left and their studios were occupied by three newcomers – Taavi Suisalu (EE), Theun Karelse (NL) and Petr Zhukov (RU).