- Published on Tuesday, 08 March 2016 13:47
|The Australian artist Rees Archibald, currently based in Lithuania, is organising a sound workshop called “Touch some noise” on the 19th of March at the National Gallery of Art in Vilnius. During the workshop the artist will show how to make a microphone by yourself and will conduct a group noise performance.|
- Published on Thursday, 03 March 2016 09:48
Reading room / library with a view to the lighthouse at new building of Nida Art Colony. Photo by Andrej Vasilenko.
|“CO-ACTION: Artists Placements in Non-Arts Organisations”, in Nida, Neringa, Lithuania, 22-28 August, 2016, in Nida, Lithuania.|
- Published on Monday, 29 February 2016 23:15
Alicja Bielawska at her studio. Photo by Julija Navarsakitė.
|Open Studios in February 2016. Residents participating: Lynette Smith (AU), Sybille Neumeyer (DE), Alicja Bielawska (PL), Šarūnas Nakas (LT), Stéphanie Roland (BE), Nida A-I-R team.|
- Published on Friday, 26 February 2016 15:07
The new Board of the Nida Art Colony has been approved this week. The members: Anders Kreuger, Žilvinas Landzbergas, dr. Julija Reklaitė, dr. Kristupas Sabolius, Dovilė Tumpytė, Julijonas Urbonas and dr. Gintautė Žemaitytė.
- Published on Tuesday, 16 February 2016 21:39
Stéphanie Roland, Ideal city, photography series, 2013 - 2015.
|Our current resident Stéphanie Roland will give an artist talk at Klaipėda Faculty of Vilnius Academy of Arts on 18th February. Event on FB.|
- Published on Saturday, 13 February 2016 18:46
Laurie Lax, “Oblong (Parnidžio kopa)” [day one]. Project during residency at Nida Art Colony. Photo by N. Paganelli.
|Talking about artist residencies as an alternative or a new model of artistic practice makes no sense if you take a closer look at the tradition of this phenomenon and the density of residencies today. Just like talking about the black square and all the attempts to deconstruct it. Yet one has to constantly re-acknowledge both of these phenomena as inevitable and necessary points of departure for artists. Thus, one might compare an artist residency to the rectangle poured from coal dust on the Parnidis Dune by the artist Laurie Lax: it is an artist’s ephemeral state in a certain place at a certain time, when the surface layers are blown away and what is left is a thin and fragile, yet very ornamental awareness why one has become and still is an artist.|
- Published on Monday, 08 February 2016 14:03
Artists from left to right Šarūnas Nakas, Sybille Neumeyer, Alicja Bielawska, Lynette Smith. Photo by Julija Navarskaitė.
|Four new residents arrived to Nida Art Colony in February: Lynette Smith (AU), Sybille Neumeyer (DE), Alicja Bielawska (PL), Šarūnas Nakas (LT).|