A Photo Report from ARTVILNIUS'14
On June 18th, 2014 the fifth International Contemporary Art Fair ARTVILNIUS'14 was officially opened. Artistic director of the art fair - Eric Schlosser, director - Diana Stomienė. This year the art fair focuses on photography with more than 20 galleries are presenting photographic artworks. In addition, a solo show of photographs by Antanas Sutkus was organized entitled "Woman". On the opening the organizers announced winners in four categories, who were chosen by the jury (Eric Schlosser, Raminta Jurėnaitė, Aistė Paulina Virbickaitė, Ernestas Parulskis, Auridas Gajauskas):
- best artist - Eglė Ridikaitė. Presented by VAA gallery "Artifex" (Vilnius);
- best young artist - Andrius Pukis (sculpture and installation exhibition "Takas");
- best photography - photo series by Igor Savchenko. Presented by gallery "Y" (Minsk);
- best gallery - "Gallerie Wolkonsky" (Munich).
Virtual platform Art-Cart is also participating in this year's art fair and invites visitors to get to know more about the project, presenting an artistic project "Disguise" by Tomas Vosylius and Greta Grendaitė, who together form the creative duo "Legal ART Lovers".