Open Studios in October 2016

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Photo by Serge Ecker
The Open Studios evening took place on 29th of October at VAA Nida Art Colony. Colony’s residents Serge Ecker (LU), Žilvinas Landzbergas (LT), Janina Warnk (DE) and Julie Laenkholm (DK) opened their studios doors.


Exhibition “Smuggling Borders of the Bodily Line” by VAA Nida Art Colony resident Julie Lænkholm at Project Space “Sodų 4”, Vilnius

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Project space Sodų 4 is pleased to present a solo show Smuggling Borders of the Bodily Line by artist and current Nida Art Colony resident Julie Lænkholm

Opening and performance with Dorota Zdanavičiūtė will be on 26th October at 6:30 pm. The exhibition is on show 27th October – 12th November, 2016. The exhibition is open for visitors on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 4pm to 8pm at Sodų 4 (Sodu str. 4, Vilnius) 


We invite you to Open Studios in October

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VAA Nida Art Colony invites to the Open Studio event on Saturday, 29th of October at 5 p.m. (E. A. Jonušo str. 3, Nida).
Current Colony’s residents Serge Ecker (LU), Žilvinas Landzbergas (LT), Janina Warnk (DE) and Julie Laenkholm (DK) will open doors of their creative spaces to show and talk about ongoing projects, research and artistic practices.

Available residency studio in December

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Artist studio at Nida Art Colony. Photo by Andrej Vasilenko.
We invite you to finish the year's creative plans at Nida Art Colony! As one of our scheduled artists-in-residency has changed plans, we have an available residency studio for the period of 1st‒31st December, 2016 (studio rent 400 Eur/month). Please send your CV and portfolio to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The loss of Algimantas Kančas

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Architect Algimantas Kančas who designed VAA Nida Art Colony passed away last night following a long illness. We would like to express our sincere thanks for all his work. May his soul find rest in peace.

Artist Talk: Julie Laenkholm in Klaipėda

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Our current resident, interdisciplinary artist Julie Laenkholm, will give a lecture followed by a discussion at Klaipėda Faculty of Vilnius Academy of Arts on 17th October at 2.30 pm. The meeting will be in the ground floor lobby  and will be held in English. The event is open to public. Duration – 1 hour 30 minutes.

Event on FB.


Nida A-I-R in October 2016

Photo by Skaistė Marčienė
We are very excited to introduce our new residents. Serge Ecker (LU), Žilvinas Landzbergas (LT), Julie Laenkholm (DK) will live and work at Nida Art Colony in October. 


Open Studios in September 2016


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Photos by Kati Kärki
Open Studios in September 2016. Residents participating: Magda Buczek (PL), Carla Castiajo (PT-EE), Kati Karki (FI/UK), Milan Vagač (SK), Virginija Vitkienė (LT), Janina Warnk (DE), Nida A-I-R team and ArcIntex ETN (European training network) program's Ph.D. students.