Poetic Documents - poetry and photography of lithuanians

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Vilnius : Lietuvos dailės muziejus, 2012. 167 p.
Dedicated to represent the Lithuanian Presidency of the Council of the European Union.

This catalogue, containing over a hundred of works of the most famous Lithuanian photographers, a number of texts of  the most outstanding Lithuanian poets, and cinematic art works, features the Lithuanian photography, poetry and cinematic art of the 20th and the 21th centuries.

The exhibition covers 5 topics – nature, city, memory, time, and man – with an attempt to reveal the Lithuania history of the 20th century, a period of dramatic transformations marked with the transfer from the agrarian to urban world view while the poetical texts on display are characterized by picturesque words evoking scenic views in the mind of a reader.

The display includes the photographs by Jan Bułhak, Antanas Sutkus, Algimantas Kunčius, Aleksandras Macijauskas, Algirdas Šeškus, Alfonsas Budvytis, Vytautas Balčytis, Gintautas Trimakas, Arturas Valiauga, Rimaldas Vikšraitis and Indrė Šerpytytė;

the texts by Kazys Binkis, Alfonsas-Nyka Niliūnas, Tomas Venclova, Vytautas Bložė, Marcelijus Martinaitis, Judita Vaičiūnaitė, Sigitas Geda, Kornelijus Platelis, Aidas Marčėnas, Donaldas Kajokas and others; and the cinematic works by Almantas Grikevičius, Robertas Verba, Linas Lazėnas, Šarūnas Bartas, Artūras Jevdokimovas, Audrius Stonys, Arūnas Matelis and Deimantas Narkevičius.


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