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DAINIUS LIŠKEVIČIUS, born 1970 in Kaunas, Lithuania; lives and works in Vilnius, since 1998 member of Lithuanian Interdisciplinary Artists’s Association (LTMKS).

e-mail: dainius.ddd@takas.lt

www.liskevicius.lt

 

Education:

2010–2012 Vilnius Academy of Arts, postgraduate art studies (type of PhD), Vilnius, Lithuania

1990–1996 Vilnius Academy of Arts, Department of Sculpture, Vilnius, Lithuania

 

 

Solo Exhibitions:

2015

MUSEUM. Lithuanian Pavilion at the 56th International Art Exhibition of la Biennale di Venezia

2014

Labyrinthus. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius

2013

Projections of the Thirteenth point. Gallery Artifex, Vilnius

Performance Pieta. 7md newspaper art project

The Beginning. Katinėlis & Gaidelis online

2012

Museum. Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst, Leipzig, Germany

Museum. National Gallery of Art, Vilnius

Museum: Folow-Up. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius

Without Anger. Gallery 101, Kaunas, Lithuania

2011

Catharsis. Gallery Akademija, Vilnius

2010

One-minute Portrait of George Maciunas Saying CIAO!. Smoke sculpture-performance, Fluxus Ministry, Vilnius

2009

Picnic, Artscape (with Atelier van Lieshout). Gallery Vartai, Vilnius

2008

X-Ray. Lithuanian Art ’08: Photography, Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius

Obelisque. Baroti Gallery, Klaipėda, Lithuania

Obelisque. Installation. Artist’s apartment, Vilnius

2004

High Culture Unexplored Dream. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius

The Centres of the World / Enjoy Yourself. San Francisco Airport, USA

2003

Timer/ 8 sec. Antanas Mončys House Museum, Palanga, Lithuania

2002

Timer/ 8 sec. Gallery „ARTeritorija“, Kaunas, Lithuania (with N. Livbjerg)

1999

In/ Out, Baltic Art Centre, Visby, Sweden

1998

DDD. Artist’s studio. Vilnius, Lithuania (with D. Bastys and D. Jankauskas)

1996

God – Spiritual Attraction of Man. Jutempus Gallery, Vilnius

1994

Migration. Honda Sale-Room.

 

Selected Group Exhibitions:

2014

Telling Tales. CentrePasquArt Kunsthaus, Biel/Bienne, Switzeland; National Gallery of Art, Vilnius; KUMU Art Museum, Tallinn

Orangeria. Manor house “Užutrakio dvaras”, Lithuania

ARTVILNIUS’14. 5th Art Fair, Vilnius

Prototypes. National Gallery of Art, Vilnius

A Show as/on (Artistic) Research. Project space Malonioji 6, Vilnius

 

2013

Illusionists. On stage design and contemporary art. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius

Art festival Summertime Readings. Cesis, Latvia; Summertime Readings. Selected works from Cesis Art Festival exhibition, Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius

Every Day to Die Again, project space Malonioji 6, Vilnius

Part of a Larger Whole. Lithuanian Contemporary Art. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius; 12 Star Gallery, London

Reverse Perspective. Gallery Kairė-dešinė, Vilnius

Laisvės Alėjos Bohema. Atminties vietos. Gallery 101, Kaunas, Lithuania

2012

MENAmaS. Fluxus Ministry, Kaunas, Lithuania

2011

Monuments Which Are Not. A Walk around Vilnius. National Gallery of Art, Vilnius

Commune Art, Lithuanian Interdisciplinary Artists’s Association (LTMKS), Vilnius

License to Create. Gallery Akademija, Vilnius

2010

Lithuanian Art 2000–2010: Ten Years. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius

Drawing. Lithuania. Lithuanian Embassy in London, London

Independent Drawing Gig No. 6. Fluxus Ministry, Vilnius

Open Interdisciplinary Artists Studios. Fluxus Ministry, Vilnius

From Artists Studios. Gallery Vartai, Vilnius

2009

Independent Drawing Gig No. 5. Het Wilde Weten, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Independent Drawing Gig No. 5. Mika Rasanen Studio, Vilnius

This is Not a Title. 24 hour festival and retrospective, Vilnius

Elephant Bullet. Kaunas in Art, Kaunas, Lithuania

The Heroes of Our Days. Jonas Mekas Visual Art Centre, Vilnius

2008

Elephant Bullet. Kumu Art Museum, Tallinn

NIIR: From Idea to Reproduction. Jonas Mekas Visual Art Centre, Vilnius

Lithuanian Art ’08: Photography. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius

Baltic Pop. Giedre Bartelt Galerie, Berlin

2007

Still Here. Humour in post-communistic performative video. Artspace, Sydney

2006

Independent Drawing Gig (IDG). Vol. 2. Museum of Contemporary Art, Skopje, Macedonia

International Performance Art Festival Dimension 1. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius

101.3 KM: Competition and Cooperation. Kaunas Picture Gallery, Kaunas, Lithuania

2005

VIII Biennial of Graphics of the Baltic Countries. Kaliningrad State Art Gallery, Russia

2004

Project Erosion. Klaipėda Art Hall, Lithuania

In My Own Juice. Rottermann Salt Storage, Tallinn

The Others Are Me. Bunkier Sztuki, Krakow, Poland

2003

24/7 Wilno–Nueva York. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius

2002

Lithuanian Insight: Photography 1960 to Now. Fotografie Forum International, Frankfurt/ M., Germany

2001

The 1st Valencia Biennial. Video Room, Valencia, Spain

Fluxus at Art in General. Gallery Art in General, New York

Self-Esteem. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius

Too Close, too Distant. Grand Hall of Riga, Riga

Walls for Nato. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius

Mail Art. Fundacao de Serralves, Porto, Portugal

Acid / Photo. Šiauliai Art gallery, Šiauliai, Lithuania

2000

Innocent Life. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius

Parallel Progressions. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius

Later, You Will Come in. Stuttgart Academy of Fine Arts Gallery, Stuttgart, Germany

Intrigue / Provocation. Kaunas, Lithuania

Port of Art. Kotka, Finland

Marseille-Vilnius-Warszawa. Academy of Arts, Warsaw, Poland

ArtGenda. Helsinki, Finland

1999-2000

N.E.W.S. The Baltic Biennial of Contemporary Art. Castle of Pomeranian Dukes, Szczecin, Poland; Gallery NOASS, Riga; Baltic Art Centre, Gotland’s Art Museum, Visby, Sweden

1999

Flat ’99. Site-specific project. Vilnius

Lithuanian Art 1989-1999: Ten Years. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius, Lithuania

NL–LT, Begane Grond. Art Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands

Image + Sound. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius

1998

The Different, The Same. Bergens Kunstforening, Bergen, Norway

Cool Places. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius, Lithuania

1997

Europe > Humanisme. Frac Alsace, Sélestat, France

Lithuanian Art, 1997: Galleries Present. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius

Dimension O. Festival of Performance Art. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius

DDD. Gallery Arka, Vilnius

Lithuanian Dialogues. Stazione Marittima, Trieste, Italy

1996

New Lithuania. Academy of Arts, Gdansk, Poland

The Sign for Kaunas 2. Kaunas, Lithuania

Concept – Fact. Kaunas Picture Gallery, Kaunas, Lithuania

Subordination. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius

1995

For Beauty. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius

1995: Art in Lithuania. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius

1994

Bread and Salt. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius; College of Art, Edinburgh, UK; Cornerhouse, Manchester, UK

 

Grants, scholarships, residencies:

2013

AIR – Artist in Residence. Krems an der Donau, Austria

2011

Golden Cross for the courage to reveal himself and conceptual theatrical form in the production of The Lower Depths (with the director Oskaras Koršunovas)

2005-2006

Lithuanian Ministry of Culture, State Scholarship

2003

Grant of Antanas Mončys

Diploma: Lithuanian architecture 2000-2003: Introspection. Monument of King Mindaugas and territory design in Vilnius (architect Donaldas Trainauskas, sculptor Dainius Liškevičius).

2001

Lithuanian Ministry of Culture, State Scholarship

1998

Nordic Institute for Contemporary Art (NIFCA) Residence, Helsinki

1997

Lithuanian Ministry of Culture, State Scholarship for young artists

1995

Second Degree diploma for creative work. Cite Internationale des Arts residence, Paris

1994

The Most interesting young artist award at the group exhibition Bread and Salt, Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius

 

Selected bibliography:

Museum: Dainius Liškevičius. Vilnius: Kitos knygos, 2013, 252 p.

Vilniaus paminklai: kaitos istorija. Vilnius Monuments: a Story of Change. Sudarė/ Compiled and edited by Eglė Mikalajūnė, Rasa Antanavičiūtė. Vilnius: Vilniaus dailės akademijos leidykla, 2012, p. 48-57.

Žukauskaitė, Odeta. Muziejų kultūra: kintantys diskursai ir institucinė kritika, in: Muziejai, paveldas, vertybės/ Lietuvos kultūros tyrimai, 2. Vilnius: Lietuvos kultūros tyrimų institutas, 2012, p. 14-31.

Narušytė, Agnė. Lietuvos fotografija 1990-2010. Vilnius: Baltos lankos, 2011, p. 292-293, 299-300, 305-306, 310.

Dainius Liškevičius, Jolita Liškevičienė. A Lithuanian Garden, in: CAC interviu, Nr. 18-19. Vilnius, 2011, p. 16-18.

(Ne)priklausomo šiuolaikinio meno istorijos/ (In)dependent Contemporary Art Histories. Vilnius: LTMKS, 2011.

Lithuanian Art. 2000-2010: Ten Years. Vilnius: Contemporary Art Centre, 2010, p. 65, 84, 93.

Už Baltos užuolaidos/ Behind the White Curtain. Lithuanian Pavilion 54th international art exhibition la Biennale di Venezia. Vilnius: Šiuolaikinio meno centras, 2011, p. 192.

Lietuva 1009-2009. Vilnius: Vilniaus dailės akademijos leidykla, 2009, p. 660.

Interviu. ŠMC/CAC, 2008 11/12.

Pilot: 3. London, 2007, p. 210–212.

Me and we: Seeking and Avoiding Autonomy. An Insight into Lithuanian Video Art. Vilnius, 2007, p. 14.

101, 3 KM. Konkurencija ir bendradarbiavimas. Jungtinė Kauno ir Vilniaus menininkų paroda. [Parodos katalogas]. Vilnius, 2006.

Emisija 2004 – ŠMC: Gintaras Makarevičius, Dainius Liškevičius, Artūras Raila, Evaldas Jansas, Gediminas ir Nomeda Urbonai, Eglė Rakauskaitė, Deimantas Narkevičius. Sud. Kęstutis Kuizinas. Vilnius, 2005, p. 43–58.

Inni to ja: Instynkt społeczny w sztuce litewskiej/ The others are me: The Social Instinct in Lithuanian Art. Bunkier sztuki Galeria Sztuki Współczesniej. Kraków, 2004.

Erozija/ Erosion. Projekto kuratoriai: Ignas Kazakevičius, Remigijus Treigys. Klaipėdos dailės parodų rūmai. Klaipėda, 2004.

Celina Lunsford, Centres of the World – enjoy yourself // Europäische Zeitung: Das Magazin für Europa, 6 Juni 2003, s. 80-85.

Lithuanian Insight: Photography 1960 to Now: Catalogue. Contemporary Art Information Centre of the Lithuanian Art Museum. Vilnius, 2002.

Lietuvos fotografija: vakar ir šiandien 2002/ Lithuanian Photography: Yesterday and today. Lietuvos fotomenininkų sąjunga. Vilnius, 2002.

Looking for Mr. Fluxus: In the Footsteps of George Maciunas. An exhibition organised by Raimundas Malašauskas and Grady Turner. Art in General. Vilnius, 2002.

NATO sienos/ Walls for NATO. Vilnius: Šiuolaikinio meno centras, 2001.

Self-esteem: Lithuanian Art 01/ Savigarba: Lietuvos dailė 01. Kuratorius: Anders Kreuger. Vilnius: Šiuolaikinio meno centras, 2001.

The Passions: The 1st Valencia Biennial. Communication between the arts. Valencia: Charta, 2001.

100 šiuolaikinių Lietuvos dailininkų. Sud. Raminta Jurėnaitė. Parengta pagal Soroso šiuolaikinio meno centro Lietuvoje dokumentaciją. Vilnius: R. Paknio leidykla, 2001.

Nekaltas gyvenimas / Innocent life: Tarptautinė šiuolaikinio meno paroda/ International contemporary art exhibition. Vilnius, 2000.

Baltic Art: Contemporary Paintings and Sculptures. Curated by Barbara Crane. USA, 2000.

  1. E. W. S.: Contemporary Artists from 10 Countries around The Baltic Sea. Szczecin-Riga-Visby, 1999/2000.
  2. E. W. S.: International exhibition under The Tachanka Principle. MARE ARTICUM: The Baltic Art Magazine. Special issue 3 (5)/99. Szczecin, 1999-2000.

Baltic Art Center 99/ Östersjöns Konstcenter 99. Björkanderska Magasinet. Visby, 1999.

Galėsite užeiti vėliau/ Later, you will come in. Zeitgenösische Kunst aus Litauen. Kuratorin: Franziska Heyder. Herausgeber: Staatlische Adademie der Bildenden Künste, Sttuttgard, 1999.

Lietuvos dailė 1898-1999: dešimt metų/ Lithuanian Art 1989-1999: The Ten Years. Šiuolaikinio meno centras. Vilnius, 1999.

Cool places, Šiuolaikinio meno centras. Vilnius, 1998.

72 lietuvių dailininkai – apie DAILĘ. Sudarė Alfonsas Andriuškevičius. Vilnius, 1998

Dialoghi lituani/ Lithuanian Dialogues. Trieste Contemporanea. Trieste, 1997.

Europe > Humanisme. Biennale d’Art contemporain internationale. CD-ROM, 1997.

Nereikalingi/ Unwanted, Jutempus meno centras „Meno lyga“, Vilnius, 1997.

Ženklas Kaunui: Projektas 2/ The Sign for Kaunas 2. Kuratorė: Judita Budriūnaitė. Kaunas, 1997.

Nauja Lietuva/ Nowa Litwa/ New Lithuania, Vilnius: Šiuolaikinio meno centras, 1996.

Dėl grožio/ For Beauty, Soroso šiuolaikinio meno centras Lietuvoje. Vilnius, 1995.

1995: Lietuvos dailė/ 1995: Art in Lithuania, ŠMC. Vilnius, 1995.

Duona ir druska/ Bread and Salt, Vilnius: Soroso šiuolaikinio meno centras Lietuvoje, 1994.