Photo reportage from the Open Studios in November

Project by Julia Rautenhaus. Photo by Linas Ramanauskas

The Open Studios day took place on 24th of November at VAA Nida Art Colony. Colony’s residents Lydia Nsiah (AT), Dalia Mikonytė and Adomas Žudys (LT), Julia Rautenhaus (DE), Tanja Lažetić (SI), Marie Raffn and Signe Boe (DK) opened their studios doors and presented the projects.


News from the library

Photo by Julija Navarskaitė
Some news on our bookshelves! We are grateful to the publishing house “Lapas” for their presents. From now on you will be able to find the following books:


A birthday gift for Neringa – images of the scanned city and a movie night

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Still image from the video by Dalia Mikonytė and Adomas Žudys
VAA Nida Art Colony congratulates Neringa city on its 56th birthday and presents two events in the festive programme. The artists and Colony’s residents Dalia Mikonytė and Adomas Žudys will present a video projection titled “A Study of Neringa and the Curonian Spit” at 8 pm on 17th of November at the Nida culture and tourism information centre “Agila” (Taikos str. 4), followed by a movie night at Nida Art Colony (E. A. Jonušo str. 3, Nida).


Open studios in November 2017

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A fragment of Almost like Olympia by Tanja Lažetic, 2011
We would like to invite you to attend the Open Studios event in November. The meeting with the artists Julia Rautenhaus (DE), Tanja Lažetić (SI), Marie Raffn and Signe Boe (DK) will be held on 24th of November at 5pm (E. A. Jonušo str. 3, Nida).

Artist talk and tasting by Zane Cerpina (NO/LV) and Stahl Stenslie (NO) “The Anthropocene Cookbook: Food Utopias and Dystopias”


The artists Zane Cerpina (NO/LV) and Stahl Stenslie (NO) will give an artist talk on 20th of November at 5pm. The presentation “The Anthropocene Cookbook: Food Utopias and Dystopias” will took place at food and design lab (Vilnius academy of Arts Design innovations centre Maironio str. 3, 325 r., Vilnius, Lithuania).


Nida A-I-R in November 2017

Photo by Skaitė Marčienė
Seven new artists Lydia Nsiah (AT), Dalia Mikonytė and Adomas Žudys (LT), Julia Rautenhaus (DE), Marie Raffn and Signe Boe (DK), Marija Nemčenko (LT/UK) and Tanja Lažetić (SI) will take part in A-I-R at VAA Nida Art Colony, in November.


The exhibition “HUB” by former resident Tomas Martišauskis in Kaunas

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Our former resident Tomas Martišauskis opens an exhibition “HUB” at the POST gallery in Kaunas on 10th of November. Some of the works have been developed during his residency at VAA Nida Art Colony.


As night falls earlier, the artist-made “Lighthouse” extends the day in Nida

Installation “Lighthouse” by Evy Jokhova at the KIOSK. Photo by Linas Ramanauskas
At the end of October, Nida Art Colony of Vilnius Academy of Arts started the second season of its “Kiosk” temporary project space. The first show this year is a site-specific installation “Lighthouse” by the London-based Estonian artist Evy Jokhova. “Lighthouse” will be on show until 26th of November on the main (Taikos) street in Nida.