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Sigitas Staniunas painting – Baicau Church, Itaparica, Brazil 2012

During my career I have always been interested in the ideas of intercultural communication, its social, historical and other aspects, along with the ideas of cultural inheritance, development and progress. The influence of post-modern philosophy determined my interest in European and other ancient cultures, their utilization in contemporary art. In 2012 Sigitas Staniunas was an artist in residency for one month in Instituto Sacatar, Brazil. During his stay artist created cycle of paintings and few art events. He spend one day of painting in oldest church of Itaparica. Sigitas Staniunas...

Sigitas Staniunas Performance with Capoeira Masters, Itaparica island, Brazil, 2012

During my career I have always been interested in the ideas of intercultural communication, its social, historical and other aspects, along with the ideas of cultural inheritance, development and progress. The influence of post-modern philosophy determined my interest in European and other ancient cultures, their utilization in contemporary art. In 2012 Sigitas Staniunas was an artist in residency for one month in Instituto Sacatar, Brazil. During his stay artist created cycle of paintings and few art events in collaboration with capoeira masters of  Itaparica. Sigitas Staniunas Performance...

“Chi Butterfly” Exhibition in Piao Piao Gallery 2010

Sigitas Staniunas bringing his cycle of paintings to Taipei. Yet another artist’s exhibition called “Chi Butterfly” in Piao Piao Gallery 2010.11.23 – 12.19. The Gallery is one of those places in the Yong Kang Street which attracts numbers of artists, art lovers and collectors.  It was established in 2004. The owner Peng Kanglong said, “The motivation to open the gallery was based neither on material incentives nor on the notion of ‘art for art’s sake’. Actually, this is just a way of lifestyle. The way of lifestyle I like.” The tiny but cozy gallery...

“Mask of Reminiscences” Exhibition in Rotterdam, Nederlands 2008

In 2008 Sigitas Staniunas with his colleagues Paulius Kilbauskas and Rytis Stankevicius participated in Project “Masks of the Reminiscence”. Animaux Gallery, Rotterdam,...

Distant and Close Sea Art Project 2007.06.07

Painting exhibition and performance at Klaipeda contemporary art museum in...

Distant and Close Sea Art Project 2009.06.21

Harmony Diarama – installation in Kiev old botanic garden. (Lithuanian embassy) Cycle of Sigitas Staniunas paintings was presented as one day installation as well as few hours live painting. Sound artist Paulius Kilbauskas performed live during painting...

Distant and Close Sea Art Project 2009.05.17

Krymia Livadia Palace, This art project was presented in historical Livadia palace, the last house of russian Car Nikolai II and his family. Installation was shown inside halls and parks of Livadia Palace. Cycle of painting was created by Sigitas Staniunas during ongoing exhibition accompanied by music of Paulius...

Piao Piao Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

2010 Harmony Mask. Sigitas Staniunas exhibition in Piao Pia0 Gallery, Taipei. Piao Piao Gallery is one of those places in the Yong Kang Street which attracts numbers of artists, art lovers and collectors.  It was established in 2004. The owner Peng Kanglong said, “The motivation to open the gallery was based neither on material incentives nor on the notion of ‘art for art’s sake’. Actually, this is just a way of lifestyle. The way of lifestyle I like.” The tiny but cozy gallery functions not only as an exhibition hall but also invites passersby for a cup of tea and leisurely chats....

Taipei Artist Village, Taiwan

My House is Your House is a site-specific installation project created by two Lithuanian artists Paulius Kilbauskas and Sigitas Staniunas. The installation presents an ensemble of harmony, creating a Euro-Asian cultural oasis. The project began two years ago in the beautiful Lithuanian capital city of Vilnius, on the other side of Euro-Asia. Inspired by the idea of a distant and close sea, My House is Your House was originally conceived in The Umiastovsky Palace – an important cultural and historical site in Vilnius. During the past three centuries, many European creators and...

“Silver Light” Art Collaboration

International art collaboration organized by Lithuanian artist  Sigitas Staniunas and Paulius Kilbauskas with famous St. Petersburg sound artists from Akvarium band. Art event happened in historical Umyastovski palace in old town of Vilnius city....