Indrė Liškauskaitė “Contact Zones”

Indrė Liškauskaitė “Contact Zones”

On the 4th of May the exhibition Contact Zones by Indrė Liškauskaitė will be opened at Marcinkonys station gallery. The term Contact Zones was developed by Mary Louise Pratt, while analyzing the European colonialism in South America. The author started using Contact Zones, as social spaces where disparate cultures meet and clash. Later the term was interpreted by Donna Haraway, as…

Goda Lukaitė “Portal”

Goda Lukaitė “Portal”

Exhibition opening 2023 05 20, 15 pm. The Marcinkonys Station Gallery is located at the last stop of the Vilnius-Marcinkonys railway line and has been curated by the independent art initiative “Verpejos” since 2019. The idea “Express: back to nature”, which was proposed during the 2020 Vilnius competition “Let’s design our own train of the future”, won…

Marija Šnipaitė „Apsistojimas“

Marija Šnipaitė „Apsistojimas“

Po beveik dviejų valandų ritmiško dunksėjimo pasieki traukinių stotį. Ji, anksčiaubuvusi tarpine stotele pakeliui į Varšuvą, dabar užbaigia maršrutą. Iš čia galima eititoliau: klaidžioti po mišką ar pas ką nors užsukti. Jei kartu atsivežei dviratį, gali mintišimtą kilometrų atgal į Vilnių. Stotis – žyma traukinio judėjimo trajektorijoje, trumpostabtelėjimo vieta ir pastogė laukiantiems. Tačiau tąkart iš…

Marija Teresė Rožanskaitė “Grandmas and Grandpas of Country”

“We are standing in front of each other. He is my destiny, my “confessional”. Neither me,nor him has avoided the cross wind, carrying the smell of a barn and the black soil.” MarijaTeresė Rožanskaitė.M. T. Rožanskaitė (1933-2007) is one of the most prominent Lithuanian artists of the late20th century. Owning a homestead in Kuršiai village,…

Marija Nemčenko “Blessed are those that move”

Marija Nemčenko “Blessed are those that move”

At the Marcinkonys train station gallery artist Marija Nemčenko is presenting “Blessed are thosethat move” – an exhibition looking into multifold meanings of moving and migrating. TakingMarcinkonys train station as a starting point, the stories of traveling disperse their own uniqueways. Is it white storks’ roosting stop during their long migratory journey, is it seasonal…

Sallamari Rantala “Baby Bone”

Sallamari Rantala “Baby Bone”

Exhibition opening 2022 04 22, 17 pm. It is about several things, like the waiting hall before the departure, counting annual growth rings, and someone stumbling on a buried object in the foreseeable future April. As well as knowing and not, and twinkling moments of touching buttons, and nearing horror. The exhibition is about growing,…

Project “Lavkė. Slow and sandy expedition” event in Kabeliai

Project “Lavkė. Slow and sandy expedition” event in Kabeliai

On the 30th during the “Lavkė. Slow and sandy expedition” event artists Andrej Polukord, Dovilė Bagdonaitė, Theatre of senses (Karolina Žernytė and Šarūnė Pečiukonytė), Saulė Norkutė, Gabrielė Vetkinaitė, Agota Zdanavičiūtė and Živilė Lukšytė shared their experiences and artistic projects developed at Kabeliai. Photo credits Vitalij Červiakov.

Morta Jonynaitė “Crossbars”

Morta Jonynaitė “Crossbars”

On the last day of July, Morta Jonynaitė’s exhibition “Crossbars” opened at Marcinkonys Station Gallery. ~ The mycelium moves under my feet, stretches, knits together, connects, until, standing on the forest bed, I try to look at the space between the trees. Eyes close, slipping and moving away, caught by spider webs. Around the felling…