Sonata Riepšaitė (b. 1993)

 

 

Currently lives and works in The Hague, Netherlands.

 

Education

2014 – 2018  Painting, Bachelor’s Degree, Vilnius Academy of Arts Kaunas Faculty, Lithuania;

2017 – 2018  Royal Academy of Arts, The Hague, Netherlands.
 

Solo exhibitions

2019 "Thinking the Landscape". Meno Parkas Gallery, Kaunas, LT;

 

Selected group exhibitions and projects

2020 „LAA exhibition of new members“, Lithuanian Artists' Association, Vilnius, LT;

2020 International Modern and Contemporary ar fair "POSITIONS Berlin Art Fair", Berlin, DE;

2020 „Art needs no roof“, open-air gallery, Vilnius, LT;

2020 „Naturing a Thought“, virtual exhibition in the Contemporary Art Platform „ArtThou“, UK;

2020 „Young painting of Kaunas’20“, Gallery „Akademija“, Vilnius, LT;

2020 „Counter-argument III“, Gallery "Meno Parkas", Kaunas, LT;

2019 International Modern and Contemporary ar fair "POSITIONS Berlin Art Fair", Berlin, DE;

2019 Exhibition of the Festival “Literatūrinės slinktys” (EN: “Literature Slips”). Followed by the publication of a poetry and prose, illustrated by 5 authors. Vytautas Magnus University multifunctional Science and Study Center, Kaunas, LT;

2019 Exhibition of the Festival „Literatūrinės slinktys“ (EN: “Literature Slips”). Užupis Art Incubator Gallery "Kalnas", Vilnius, LT;

2019 "Counter-Argument II", Meno Parkas Gallery, Kaunas, LT;

2018 International Contemporary Art Fair "ArtVerona" (Meno Parkas Gallery), Verona, Italy;

2018 „ART CODE: LT 100. YOUTH“, 3rd Alytus International Biennial of Young Creators, Alytus City Theater Gallery, Alytus, LT;

2018 "Join the Dots/Unire le distanze" (organizer „Imago Mundi“ (Treviso). Salone degli Incanti (ex Pescheria), Trieste, IT;

2018 "Young painting of Kaunas and Riga", Kaunas Picture Gallery, Kaunas, LT;

2018 "Deepfloor", Royal Academy of Arts, The Hague, NL;

2017 "LT.art: migracija/migration", gallery "Home of Art", The Hague, NL;

2017 Projects' "10x12" exhibition, presentation of the collection "Loving Art is Art" - Contemporary Artists from Lithuania. Gallery "Meno parkas", Kaunas, LT;

2017 "Creative stagnation: Ode to work in progress", VMU Art Gallery "101", Kaunas, LT.

 

Articles:

2020 Interview by Aine Jacyte for Kauno Diena. https://kauno.diena.lt/naujienos/laisvalaikis-ir-kultura/kultura/s-riepsaites-kurybos-pasaulio-pragiedruliai-1003952

2019 Article by Aine Jacyte for Kauno Diena. https://m.klaipeda.diena.lt/naujienos/kaunas/menas-ir-pramogos/tapytojos-s-riepsaites-paroda-ekranai-rodantys-neegzistuojancius-vaizdus-927430

2018 Interview by Giedre Legotaite for artnews.lt. https://artnews.lt/nejauki-tyla-pokalbis-su-jauna-tapytoja-sonata-riepsaite-48954

2018 Interview by Aine Jacyte for Kauno Diena. https://kauno.diena.lt/naujienos/laisvalaikis-ir-kultura/kultura/s-riepsaite-apie-ilgesi-alsuojanti-nuo-drobiu-pavirsiu-884594