Laura Garbštienė Lithuanian, b. 1973

Born 1973 in Vilkija, Lithuania

Lives and works in Lithuania

 

EDUCATION/RESIDENCIES

2020 – Nida Art Colony residencies, Nida (Lithuania)

2008 – Residency at Cite des Arts, Paris (France)

2008 – Residency at Künstlerhäuser Worpswede (Germany) 

2006 – Residency at the state of NRW studio, Düsseldorf (Germany) 

2006 – Residency at Künstlerhaus Büchsenhausen, Innsbruck (Austria) 

2005 – Nordic AiR residency at Hordaland Art Centre, Bergen (Norway)

1996-2000 – Textile (MA) at Vilnius Academy of Arts, Vilnius (Lithuania)

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019 – Ašmenys pamažu sinchronizuojasi, Atletika, Vilnius (Lithuania)

2012 – Foundation for Temporary Art, VARTAI Gallery, Vilnius (Lithuania)

2010 – Laura Garbštienė, Antje Wachs gallery, Berlin (Germany)

2010 – Berries, VDU gallery 101, Kaunas (Lithuania) 

2009 – Artscape: Portugal, gallery VARTAI, Vilnius (Lithuania) 

2009 – Ladyfest Vilnius, VDA gallery ‘Akademija’, Vilnius (Lithuania) 

2008 – Tundra, gallery Meno parkas, Kaunas (Lithuania) 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019 – The Sweet Sweat of the Future, National Gallery of art, Vilnius (Lithuania)

2017 – M/A\G/M\A, National Gallery of Art, Vilnius (Lithuania)

2016 – Žilvitis, VARTAI Gallery, Vilnius (Lithuania)

2014 – Close stranger, Kaipėda Culture Communication Center, Klaipėda (Lithuania)

2013 – VARTAI Gallery at ViennaFair, Vienna (Austria) 

2013 – Postidea. Restorative works II, Kaunas picture gallery, Kaunas (Lithuania) 

2013 – Part of a larger whole. Lithuania contemporary art, Contemporary Art Center, Vilnius (Lithuania) 

2013 – Postidea. Restorative works, VAA exhibition space ‘Titanikas’, Vilnius (Lithuania) 

2012 – Lithuanian art 2012: 18 Exhibitions, Contemporary Art Center, Vilnius (Lithuania)

2012 – In The Presence Of Multiple Possibilities, French Riviera, London (United Kingdom) 

2010 – Lucca film festival (Italy)

2010 – Lithuanian Art 2000-2010: Ten Years, Contemporary Art Center, Vilnius (Lithuania) 

2010 – CRAZY CURATORS Biennial, Bratislava (Slovakia)

2010 – City without Walls. International Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool (United Kingdom) 

2010 – International film festival “Kinoshock”, Anapa (Russia) 

2010 – Keine Angst! Tapetenwerk, Leipzig (Germany)

2010 – Oberhausen short film festival, Germany 

2009 – DOPUST, performance art festival, Aquarium Bacvice, Split (Croatia) 

2009 – URBAN STORIES, The X Baltic Triennial of International Art, Vilnius (Lithuania) 

2008 – It Happens To Be This, Künstlerhauser Worpswede (Germany) 

2008 – Foreign to Familiar, Cité Des Arts, Paris (France) 

2007 – 2420 Čiurlionis, Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius (Lithuania) 

2007 – Prague Biennale 3, Prague (Czech Republic)

2006 – Selfobjects, Lithuania Art Museum, Vilnius (Lithuania)

AWARDS/GRANTS

2010 – Special Mention of the international Jury, The International Critics’ Prize (FIPRESCI Prize), Oberhausen Film Festival (Germany)

2010 – An Award for the Best Emerging Filmmaker at Lucca film festival (Italy_ 

2008 – Lithuanian Ministry of Culture grant, Vilnius (Lithuania) 

2008 – Stipendium des Landes Niedersachsen (Germany)

2006 – State of North-Rhine-Westphalia grant, Düsseldorf (Germany) 

2006 – A grant from KulturKontakt, Vienna (Austria)

2005 – NIFCA grant, Helsinki (Finland)

COLLECTIONS

Mo museum collection