Katrina Brown

Katrina Brown has been a resident in Šilainiai 3-10 November 2017. Meeting with the artist at Šilainiai library (Baltų pr. 81, Kaunas) – 9 November 2017. Residency outcome –   artist  book  STILLED: tilt/linger/concrete/ –  Katrina_Brown_2017 (A3 PDF) S T I  L L E D : t i l t / l i n g e r  /…

Šilainiai [Fortas] Project

ŠILAINIAI [FORTAS] PROJECT 2017 In 2017, following the fantastic feedback received previous year, we initiated the second Šilainiai [Fortas] Project and 15 July 2017 Kaunas VIII Fort was animated again. THANK YOU to Kaunas Fortress Park, Kaunas 2022, Kaunas Artists’ Home, AC Patria and Pål Isdahl Solberg for support. Thank you to artists: Lahestan (Aleksander…

Poetry in Šilainiai

During her work in Šilainiai artist Evelina Šimkute have noticed an abundance of poets living in the area, however most of them have never met. There was no open platform for poetry readings in Silainiai, so Evelina has decided to organise poetry readings in public spaces. They took form of a walk that takes you…

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…

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…