39th annual art photography symposium „Nida 2016”

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The events will be held in Nida Culture and Tourism Information Centre ‘Aglia’ (Taikos str. 4, Nida, Lithuania).

09 05-07 Gintautas Trimakas photography workshop (registration is finished)

Tuesday (09.06) Opening day

15.00 Registration of participants

17.00 Opening event of „Nida 2016“

17.30-18:15 Nicola Mihov (Bulgaria) „Forget your past“

18.25-19:20 Lecture by Aleksandr Gliadelov

20.00 Opening of photography exhibition „Taken territories”. Curator Gytis Skudžinskas. (Nida art colony)

21.00 Opening party

Wednesday (09.07) Dialogue with history

10.00-11.00 Agnė Narušytė and Margarita Matulytė „Camera obscura: Lithuanian photography 1839 – 1945“

11.15-12.15 Lecture by Kęstutis Šapoka


15.00 Opening of Japanese photography books exhibition. Eglė Deltuvaitė and Darius Vaičekauskas.

16.00 Opening event of Jonas Juškelis photography exhibition (Neringa history museum, Pamario st. 53, Nida)

17.00-18.00 Natalija Arlauskaitė „Chancellery’s archives: to see and to manage“

18.15-19.15 Discussion „Archive attraction“. Moderated by Agnė Narušytė. Participants: G. Česonis, M. Matulytė, V. Kinčinaitis, T. Pabedinskas, N. Arlauskaitė, N.Milerius, I. Meilutė- Svinkūnienė)

20.00 Artists presentation. Bulgarian photography now –  Paul Gaffney, Aurelija Maknytė. Opening event of exhibition „Approach to the old photography” curated by Ieva Meilutė-Svinkūnienė. („Prieplaukos vyninė”, Naglių st. 16, Nida)

22.00 Cinema evening, presented by Darius Vaičekauskas

Thursday (09.08) Becoming

10.00-11.00 Malcom Dickson. ‘Centres and Peripheries’ in the photographic art scene in Scotland

11.15-12.15 Tomas Pabedinskas „Representation of historical and individual time dimension in photography“

12.30-13.00 Danas Macijauskas (SONY ambassador). Story about Sri Lanka „On the train“


15.00 Representation of Gintautas Trimakas photography workshop, exhibition

16.00-17.00 David Bate (Great Britain) The Aftermath of Contemporary Images

17.15-18.15 Geistė Kinčinaitytė „Notes about movement and image“

20.30 Artists presentation. Eglė Deltuvaitė talks about the book of Irena Giedraitienė.  Visvaldas Morkevičius, Andrew Mikšys, Kotryna Ūla Kiliulytė . Curational project „Kaetha” artists.

22.00 Cinema evening presented by Darius Vaičekauskas

Friday (09.09) Photography books

10.00-10.45Gytis Skudžinskas and Vilma Samulionytė. NoRoutine Books.

11.00-11:45 Ričardas Šileika „Visual and textual symbiosis: pro et contra”

12.00-12:45 Lecture by Andrew Mikšys


14.00-16.00 Book fair

16.00-17.00 Tomas Mrazauskas „Visual acoustics”

17.15-18.15 Discussion „Book – new exhibitional space”. Participants: Agnė Narušytė, Andrew Mikšys, Gytis Skudžinskas, Tomas Mrazauskas, Agnė Dautartaitė-Krutulė)

20.00 Cinema evening

22.00 Projections in various public places in Nida

Saturday (09.10) What’s next?

10.00-11.00 Nerijus Milerius. „Coercion in cinema and photography”

11.15-12.15 Evita Goze and Ieva Raudsepe „International School of Photography”

12.30-13.30 Lecture by Laima Kreivytė


Space for meetings in lobby of „Agila”. „Kaunas Photo” visits Nida

16.00-17.00 Curational duet „Kaetha”. Katja and Hanah Goldstein.

17.17-18.15 Discussion: „Institutional future”. Moderated by Laima Kreivytė. Participants: G. Česonis, M. Dickson, Ieva Meilutė-Svinkūnienė, Katja Haustein, Hannah Goldstein

18.30 Closing event of 39th annual art photography symposium „Nida 2016”

19.00 Party

Wednesday – Saturday (09.07-09.11) Lithuanian Photographers Association‘s library. Exhibition of Japanese photography books.

Friday (09.09) a trip to  Klaipėda photography gallery will be organised to attend Roman‘s Pyatkovka‘s (Ukraine) exhibition opening (curated by Darius Vaičekauskas). Departure around 4 pm. from Nida, returning about 10 pm. (departure from Klaipėda 8.30 pm). The list of people who would like to go will be made starting from Wednesday until Friday morning.

Friday (09.09) Book fair. All those who want to sell books, tell about your wish to lietuvos.fotografija@gmail.com

Saturday (09.10) „Kaunas Photo” festival day. You will have the opportunity to meet most of the lecturers.

During the symposium „Nida 2016” photo contest will be held, prize is from SONY. Photographs will be collected with the help of Copictures and We love Lithuania

39th annual art photography symposium „Nida 2016”Viktorija