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Lolita Grabauskiene (Kreivaitiene)

Birth year: 1960
Birth place: Lithuania, Kaunas

Contacts
Address: Raudondvario pl. 196-7, Kaunas, Lithuania
Email: lolita.gra @ gmail.com
Phone: +37067210164

Education:
1975-1979 – Kaunas Applied Art College, Leather Department
1979-1984 – Estonian Art Academy, Applied Arts Department

Professional occupation:
Kaunas College J. Vienozinskis faculty of Art,
Decorative plastic Program, Leather Art Studio Manager
Pedagogic name: Docent

Participation in exhibitions since 1984

Trend of art brief:
Leather art, drawing, alternative prints, graphics, Mix media, decorative plastic objects. One of the main creative directions is artistically bookbinding.

Memberships:
Since 1992 – Lithuanian Artists Association
Since 2001 – Kaunas leather artists group “DermArs“
Since 2010 – Liepajas Association of Artists „Jauna mākslas lade“

Personal exhibitions:
1992 – “Decorative objects” gallery in Hamburg “Dalia”, Germany
1997 – “Plastic of Leather” Museum gallery in Kedainiai, Lithuania
2010 – “De facto” Liepaja’s Latvian Society gallery, Latvia
2012 – "Christmas greetings" leather miniature exhibition in Kaunas college gallery, Lithuania

Awards:
2000 – III Diploma of Kaunas municipality in exhibition of Kaunas artists, Lithuania
2003 – II Diploma “Association XXVII” for creative results in international exhibition “Book III” in Vilnius, Lithuania
2004 – Diploma of Estonia Art Academy in international exhibition “1+21” Applied Art and Design Museum in Tallinn, Estonia
2004 – Medal of Harjumaa museum in international exhibition “1+21” Applied Art and Design Museum in Tallinn, Estonia

Major selected exhibitions:
2005 – Lithuanian First Quadrennial of Contemporary Art, Leather Art Exhibition in Gallery of Medals, Vilnius
2005 – Exhibition of artistic bookbinding “Memory “, gallery UNESCO in Vilnius, Lithuania
2007 – 5th International exhibition of artists bookbinding “Small Big World“, gallery in Vilnius “Arka“, Lithuania
2007 – 9th WORDLWIDE ART BOOKBINDING BIENNAL CONTEST, St.Rémy, France
2008 – Exhibition of leather accessories „EXPOSITIE-FORMA 8“, gallery „Ligita“ Enscheda, Holland
2008 – International exhibition of artists bookbinding “Scripta manent III“, Riga, Latvia
2008 – Exhibition of leather art and design „Rikota izstade“, gallery „Apsīda“, Riga, Latvia
2009 – International exhibition "RELIQUARY", Estonian Museum of Applied Art and Design, Tallinn, Estonia
2010 – 3th International exhibition of arts lecturers “Quadrate III”. Panevezys, Lithuania
2010 – Art Lecturers exhibition “Art and design”. Wroclaw, Poland
2010 – International project “Leather works in miniature”, Klaipeda, Lithuania
2010-2011 – International exhibition of bookbinding “Scripta manent IV”, Tallinn, Estonia
2011 – 4th International Art Exhibition of the creative disciplines teachers “Quadrate IV:, Gallery “Aukso pjuvis”, Kaunas, Lithuania
2011 – The Art project exhibition “KAUNAS HANZA 2011” of Kaunas College Art Faculty, Kaunas City Museum, Lithuania
2011 – Republican Fine Arts exhibition “Contemporary Lithuanian Art 2011” of Energy and Technology Museum in Vilnius, Lithuania
2011 - Exhibition “The Partnership in Art. Leather 2011” Museum of Janina Marks in Kedainiai, Lithuania
2011 – International exhibitions "Idea of the Portrait" Liepaja Art Gallery, Latvia
2012 – International exhibitions "Idea of the Portrait" Kaunas College Gallery, Lithuania
2012 – 5th International Art Exhibition of the creative disciplines teachers “Square V: Gallery “Aukso pjuvis", Kaunas, Lithuania
2013 – 10th Lithuanian Art educators of creative works "R ...", Alytus City Theatre Gallery, Lithuania
2013 – International Art Exhibition of the creative disciplines teachers “Quadrate VI”, "Gallery “Aukso pjuvis", Kaunas, Lithuania
2013 – 12th Biennales Mondiales de la reliure d'Art for Maurice Leblanc, Vallée Chevreuse, France

Art planners:
2007 – PLANNER OF LITHUANIA ARTISTS ASSOCIATION “Decorative forms in the nature” Palanga, Lithuania
2007 – “THE CONCRETE AND ABSTRACT IN VISUAL ART COMPOSITION. PLANNER: Water in the Visual Art“, Liepaja, Latvia
2008 – THE CONCRETE AND ABSTRACT IN VISUAL ART COMPOSITION. PLANNER: Still life.” Liepaja, Latvia
2009 – „THE CONCRETE AND ABSTRACT IN VISUAL ART COMPOSITION. PLANNER: Portraiture.” Liepaja, Latvia
2010 – “The specific and Abstract in Visual Art Composition. Plein Air: Figural Composition in Contemporary Art.” Liepaja, Latvia
2011 – The 6th International Symposium of Art “The Specific and Abstract in the Composition of the Visual Art: WHITE+BLACK. LIGHT+SHADOW.” Liepaja, Latvia
2011 – Republican Symposium "Plastics+Word 2011th Palemonas outcrop" S.Neries Memorial Museum in Palemonas, Lithuania
2012 – The 7th International Symposium of Art “The concrete and abstract in visual art composition. Planner: Travelling.” Liepaja, Latvia
2013 – The 8th International Symposium of Art “The Specific and Abstract in the Composition of the Visual Art. Theme: TIME.” Liepaja, Latvia