Young artist are invited to cooperate and participate in the international project "The Baltic wild walls".
The project is due to be realized between the 24rd of June and the 3rd of July, 2017, in Lithuania in city Zarasai. The project will accommodate 20 students from Lithuania and Latvia.
The project aim to connect the artistic approaches of artist from Lithuania and Latvia in one shared space by producing a collaborative painting works.
The objectives of the project are to:
- Bring together a motivated and ambitious project team.
- Create 2 wall painting works.
The Details of the Project
In the first stage of project development, project participants will be connected to FB group - The Baltic wild walls ( group active already) and familiar with the visual images of project topic.
The First Part - Seminar
Seminar goal - to analyze how pop culture reflecting identity symbols of Lithuania and Latvia. We'll discuss a concept of a contemporary Baltic identity. As well to discuss artistic approaches to the Baltic culture in a modern society. By the end of the seminar, we'll agree on the ideas and solutions, which will serve as a concept for the painting works.
The Second Part - Work shop/sketching
During the work shop produce wall painting sketches, participate in the discussion, make a final decisions and final version of sketches.
The Third Part - The Implementation
During the implementation part, produced concepts and sketches will be moved onto the building walls in the chosen public spaces. The project will end with an opening evening of the final paintings. As well during the project will be many activities such aDJ and beatbox parties, trips around Zarasai area, sport and dance competitions.
The project is organized by Zilvinas Danys, and Vilnius Academy of Arts in collaboration with Latvian Academy of Art. For project's participants– accommodation, food and painting equipment is offered free of charge.