Brooke Carlson

Artist Brooke Carlson will take part in Šilainiai residency 21 – 28th July 2016. These are her initial plans for the residency: For the past few years my practice has been dedicated to the performativity and materiality of the drawing discipline. The new project, beINg (working title), will extend on my recent performances which investigate drawing…

Milda Gailiūtė

Milda Gailiūtė is a young Lithuanian painter who lives and works in Šilainiai. Sense of place is an important part of her work. She captures details with photography and then makes paintings based on them in the studio. Milda chooses to work with one colour, which is different for each location. Her latest series ‘Viena’ was…

Evelina Šimkutė

Artist Evelina Šimkutė will be resident in Šilainiai June – August 2016. Evelina will be continuing making work for her ‘Object’ sculpture series and engaging with the local community in Silainiai Photo project.   About the artist I am a visual artist working with sculpture, photography and performance. My inspiration comes from the Šilainiai estate…

Marija Nemčenko

[Lietuviškai skaitykite žemiau] Artist Marija Nemčenko has worked in Šilainiai in January and August 2016. Marija Nemčenko was born in Lithuania and has recently graduated from Glasgow School of Art. She did a residency in Morocco which was funded by the European Cultural Foundation. Marija has exhibited works in England, Lithuania, Scotland and Morocco. Her…