Virginija Ligeikiene

Virginija Ligeikiene

Laiveliu    19                                                                                                    
Kaunas 52245                                                                                                              
Lithuania                                                                                                                      
Phone nr.   +37061678543
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WORK HISTORY
2007 – 2014 Kaunas Public Library , Bookbinding restorer
2005-2007 Self-employed , Leather art designer, bookbinder
2003 – 2004 Women refresher center in Panevezys Leather craft , course instructress
1997-2003 LTD ‘Kedainiai Dailieji Amatai’, Chief artist
1992-1995 Kedainiai Art School,  Art teacher
1988 – 1992 Kaunas Art Center, Leather art designer  
1983 -1988 Vilnius Art Center,  Leather art designer

 EDUCATION
2003 - 2005  MA Master of Art Criticizm qualifying degree,University Second Cycle studies (Graduate, Master’s), Vytautas Magnus University, Kaunas, Lithuania
1976 - 1982 BA Leather art & bookbinding, Applied Art department,  Tallinn, Estonia

MEMBERSHIP
Lithuanian Artists Association, Member of IILG.org (International Internet Leather Guild) and IFOLG.org (International Federation Of Leather Guild) in USA, Member of Vilnius bookbinders guild, Lithuania

 PERSONAL EXIBITION
2013 A.Mickevicius library, Vilnius, Lithuania
2003   Moletai, Lithuania
1997   Falkenberg Bibliotek, Sweden
1996   Etten-Leur, Holland
1995, 1996   Kedainiai, Lithuania

GROUP EXIBITION
2007 Elisabeth Soutar bookbinding competition, Edinbourgh nacional library, UK
1999, 2000, 2001, 2003 International Bookbinding Symposiums in Vilnius, Lithuania                                                                                  
1995 International Leather Artists’ Symposium in Tallinn, Estonia
1995 ‘1+21’    Tallinn, Estonia
International Exhibitions:    2003 Tokyo, Japan; 1986 Junior Trienal in Jurmala, Latvia
Nation Wide Exhibitions:    1992, 1993, 1995, 1999, 2000 Kedainiai, Lithuania
1984, 1988, 1989, 1991, 2000 Vilnius, Lithuania; 1982, 1991  Kaunas, Lithuania