Biography

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NAME: SIGITAS STANIUNAS
DATE OF BIRTH: 04/30/1965

Lithuania, tel.       +370688-32-481
e-mail address:     staniunas@hotmail.com
Internet address:  www.sigitasart.com

EXHIBITIONS:
2010 December
2010 January
2009 November
2009 October
2009 July
2009 May
2009 January
2008 August
2008 June
2008 May
2008 April
2007 October
2007 June
2007 May
2006 October
2006 September
2006 May
2006 March
2006 February
2006 January
2005 August
2005 July
2004 September
2004 May
2004 March
2003 Oct.-Nov.
2003 July
2003 March
2002 December
2002 October
2002 May
2001 Nov.-Dec.
2001 October
2001 March – April
2000 December
2000 June
2000 April
1999 December
1997 April – May
1995 July – Oct.
1995 May
1995 April
1995 April
1995 March-April
1992 Sept.
“Chi Butterfly” PiaoPiao (A LOT OF PEOPLE GALLERY) Taipei, Taiwan
“Harmony Mask” PiaoPiao (A LOT OF PEOPLE GALLERY) Taipei, Taiwan
“My House is your House” painting exhibition at Taipei Artist Village, Taipei, Taiwan
“October Glades” painting exhibition at Pilies Street Gallery, Vilnius, Lithuania
“Harmony Diarama” painting exhibition Kiev, Ukraine“
Distant and Close Sea” – painting exhibition Livadia Palace, Crimea, Ukraine
“Silver Light 2” – project for Vilnius – Cultural Capital of Europe. The Umiastovsky Palace,Vilnius,Lithuania
Project ”Sketch for Blues 2” – The Umiastovsky Palace, Vilnius, Lithuania
“Silver Light” – project for Vilnius – Cultural Capital of Europe. The Umiastovsky Palace, Vilnius Lithuania
Project “Masks of the Reminiscence”. Animaux Gallery ,Roterdam ,Netherlands
Project ”Sketch for Blues 1” . The Umiastovsky Palace, Vilnius, Lithuania
Project “The Masks of the Silver Age”, Kiev Art Fair, Kiev, Ukraine
Painting exhibition. Klaipeda Art Exhibition Hall, Klaipeda, Lithuania
Painting exhibition. Vilnius Old Town Hall, Vilnius, Lithuania
“Waltz of Kiev” – painting exhibition. Dom Ukraini, Kiev, Ukraine
“The Sail of the Moon” – painting exhibition. Gallery “Morskaya”, Odessa, Ukraine
“The Sail of the Moon” – painting exhibition. Gallery “ARTima”, Vilnius, Lithuania
Painting Exhibition. Municipality of the 6th district, Paris, France
Painting exhibition. Kio-A-Thau AIR, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Painting exhibition. South Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan
Painting exhibition. Gallery “SovArt”, Kiev, Ukraine
“The Sea – Distant and Close” – painting exhibition. Gallery “Barotti”, Klaipeda, Lithuania
“The Necklace of Citera” – painting exhibition. Gallery “Ruta”, Vilnius, Lithuania
Baltic Painting Triennial. Contemporary Art Center, Vilnius, Lithuania
‘Romantic Mysteries” – painting exhibition. Gallery “Vartai”, Vilnius, Lithuania
Painting exhibition. Gora Gallery, Montreal, Canada
Painting exhibition. ArtOmi Int’l Artists’ Colony, New York, USA
“Song of the Rhine Bird” – painting exhibition. Historical Museum, Stein am Rhine, Switzerland
“Reminiscence of the Purple Night” – painting exhibition. French Culture Center, Vilnius, Lith.
“Reminiscence” – painting exhibition. Fort Mont Serrat, Salvador, Brazil
“Among the Shadows” – painting exhibition. Gallery “ARTeritorija”, Kaunas, Lithuania
Painting exhibition. Swedish History Museum, Loviisa, Finland
“Among the Shadows” – painting exhibition. Helsinki Culture Center Kanneltalo, Helsinki, Finland
Int’l painting and installation project “Shul”. Sembilan Gallery, Bali, Indonesia
“Yellow Moon” – painting exhibition. Gallery “Jangva”, Helsinki, Finland
Aalborg Triennial. Painting and installation. Aalborg, Denmark
Painting exhibition. America Center, Vilnius, Lithuania
“Chemistry of Combustion and Illumination – Structure of Flame” – painting, installation. Cemeti Contemporary Art Center, Yogiakarta, Indonesia
“Observatory” – site-specific art project in collaboration with the Chicago art-group “Walk”. Vilnius University, Vilnius, Lithuania
“Stone Powder Fort York” – international site-specific art project. Toronto, Ontario, Canada
“The Bath House” – site-specific installation project. Lincoln Park, Chicago, USA
“Flotilla” – installation. Chicago River, Chicago, U.S.A.
“Needle” – site-specific installation project. Flat Iron Building, Wicker Park, Chicago, USA
“Pranciskonu 3/6” – site-specific art project. Franciscan Monastery, Vilnius, Lithuania
“Vilnius Artillery Bastion” – site-specific art project. Vilnius, Lithuania
RESIDENCIES:
2006
2004
2003
2002
2001
1999
Artist-in-Residence program, Kio-A-Thau, Taiwan
ArtOmi international residence program, New York, USA
Chrezeturm Residence, Stein-am-Rhine, Switzerland
Sacatar Foundation, Salvador, Brazil
Artist-in-Residence, Loviisa, Finland
Art Foundation, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
PERFORMANCES:
2009 November
2009 September
2009 January
2008 August
2008 April
2006 February
2005 December
2005 July
2001 September
2001 March-Apr.
2001 January
2000 October
2000 January
1999 December
1998 October
1998 May
Distant and Close Sea – performance with Paulius Kilbauskas and Jium-Ming, Tzeng TAW, Taipei, Taiwan
Art collaboration – performance with Paulius Kilbauskas and members of Russian rock group “Akvarium” (St. Petersburg, Russia),at the Umiastovski Palace, Vilnius, Lithuania
Art collaboration – performance with Paulius Kilbauskas, Dainius Urbanavicius (Rebelheard rock band ,Lithuania)
Project ”Sketch for Blues 2” – The Umiastovsky Palace, Vilnius, Lithuania
Project ”Sketch for Blues 1” – The Umiastovsky Palace, Vilnius, Lithuania
Performances. “Dog & Pig” Café, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
“Sale of the Moon” Kio-A-Thau, Taiwan
Performances. Gallery “Barotti”, Klaipeda, Lithuania
International performance festival. Odense, Denmark
International installation and performance project “Shul”, Bali, Indonesia
“Exit” – international performance festival. Helsinki, Finland
“Laboratory” – int’l performance project. Lithuanian National Drama Theatre, Vilnius, Lithuania
Performances at Pori Contemporary Art Museum, Pori, Finland
“Elements”. Cemeti Contemporary Art Center, Yogiakarta, Indonesia
“Left – Right” – international performance project. Vilnius, Lithuania
“Mediawave” – international visual art project. Vilnius, Lithuania
AWARDS/GRANTS:
2008
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2002
1999
1998
1997
1995
Ridder in de Orde van Oranje – Nassau – Award from Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands for the exhibition in Animaux
Gallery in Rotterdam, Netherlands, and developing cultural relationship between Lithuania and the Netherlands
Artist-in-Residence, Bahia, Brazil. Grant by Sacatar Foundation
Artist-in-Residence, Yogiakarta, Indonesia. Grant by UNESCO International Fund for Promotion of Culture (IFPC) and Ford Foundation
Gulliver Connect Award. Visual Art Festival “Mediawave”. Gyor, Hungary
Lithuanian Ministry of Culture grant for int’l site-specific project “Observatory”. Vilnius, Lithuania
Chicago Artist International Program Award. Chicago, USA
MEMBERSHIP:
1999 – present
2007 – present
Member of Lithuanian Artists Association
Member of Medusa Art Project