Open Studios event

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Image: cutout from sketch by Bas Ketelaars
We invite you to join Open Studios event at Nida Art Colony on 26th of February at 5 p.m. Current residents Bas Ketelaars (NL), Sybille Neumeyer (DE), Saulius Leonavičius (LT) and Titas Silovas (LT) will throw open their studios and will present the projects they are developing during their residency.

Artist Talk: Sybille Neumeyer in Klaipėda

“time–image”, 1-channel video installation, Sybille Neumeyer, 2016
Our current resident, artist Sybille Neumeyer will give an artist talk at Klaipėda Faculty of Vilnius Academy of Arts (Daržų str. 18, Klaipėda) on 22nd of February at 3.30 p.m.


Photo reportage from the exhibition “Climbing Invisible Structures. Part 4: Lillestrøm” opening

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The opening of the exhibition “Climbing Invisible Structures. Part 4: Lillestrøm”. Photo by Andrej Vasilenko
The opening of the exhibition “Climbing Invisible Structures. Ritualised Disciplinary Practices in Social Life. Part 4: Lillestrøm” took place on 10th of February at Akershus Art Centre (Storgata 4, 2000, Lillestrøm, Norway). Artist Robertas Narkus gave a performative presentation and curator Eglė Mikalajūnė led a tour of the exhibition on 12th of February.


Nida A-I-R in February 2017

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Photo by Skaistė Marčienė

Five new residents Marianna Maruyama (US/IT), Eglė Ulčickaitė (LT), Sybille Neumeyer (DE), Saulius Leonavičius (LT), Titas Silovas (LT) arrived to Nida Art Colony in February.


Exhibition “Climbing Invisible Structures. Ritualised Disciplinary Practices in Social Life”. Part 4: Lillestrøm”, 10th February – 12th March, 2017

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“Climbing Invisible Structures: Ritualised Disciplinary Practices in Social Life. Part 4: Lillestrøm” is the fourth and the last exhibition of a two-year-long residency and exhibition project involving six institutions in three different countries: Iceland, Lithuania and Norway. Ten artists have been invited to do residencies and to create works for four exhibitions in Vilnius, Nida, Žeimiai (Lithuania) and Lillestrøm (Norway). This exhibition presents works by all participating artists. The show will open on 10th February, 7pm, at the Akershus Art Centre (Storgata 4, Lillestrøm, Norway), located in the town of Lillestrøm 15 minutes away from Oslo (Norway) city center by train.


Open Studios in January 2017

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Project by Natalija Vujosevic
On the last weekend of January, six VAA Nida Art Colony's residents Romina Abate (IT/DE), Vytautas Germanavičius (LT), Natalija Vujosevic (YU/ME), Bas Ketelaars (NL), Mykolas Piekuras (LT) and Cécile Ibarra (FR/BE) presented their projects during the Open Studios event.


Music of the other galaxies at VAA Nida Art Colony

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VAA Nida Art Colony invites you to the audiovisual concert “Aliens in Nida” on 4th of February at 6pm. During the event three musicians – Petras Vyšniauskas, Saulius Astrauskas and Vytautas Germanavičius – together with photographer Gintautas Trimakas will present music pieces by Vytautas Germanavičius, who has been resident at the Colony for the last few months.


Call for residency applications for 2017-2018 and the 7th Inter-format Symposium Along Lines

Artist's walk / performance / talk Unbecoming Sea by Kira O'Reilly during the 6th Inter-format Symposium, 2016. Photography: Andrej Vasilenko

We are looking for new artists who want to live and work in Nida between August 2017 and July 2018 and to participate in the 7th Inter-format Symposium!

Deadline for applications: March 15, 2017