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Youth Project “TELL ME YOUR OWN STORY”

2006 February 1 @ 08:00 - 2006 November 30 @ 17:00
The main activity of Janina Monkute-Marks museum–gallery is to organize professional art exhibits and present educational projects. “Tell me your own story” was presented to young students (age 14-18). It was divided into several cycles.1. It started in February 2006 with projects “Fairy tales were gliding through the air…” “When the tale is ending …” and continued with international museum night – “Lights in the park”2. Creative outing and camp at Czeslaw Milosz former home, together with Youth Art Center… Find out more »

European Night of Museums “LIGHTS IN THE PARK”

2006 May 20 @ 18:00 - 23:00
Participants in “Tell me your own story” a project hosted by the Museum, have had a chance to display their artistic ability in “Lights in the Park”. These children have made lanterns by hand, which were then laid out around the Museum’s grounds. In addition, the Museum has hosted a film by Vitolis Laumakis depicting Kedainiai’s museum, galleries from thirty years ago. Members of the community enjoyed this celebration in the park. Find out more »

European Night of Museums “VISIBLE – INVISIBLE”

2007 May 19 @ 20:00 - 23:00
Different media artists: Laura Pavilonyte, Neringa Kūlokaitė, Donatas Dovidavičius and Andrius Siderkevičius presented their installations and participate in-group happenings. During the celebration, we operated a lantern workshop next to the museum. All the visitors young and old were able to make their own lanterns. Materials were provided. Also, we were inviting everybody to bring his or her own homemade lantern. The most beautiful ones were awarded. Lanterns were lighted when the shadows were not seen anymore. Live music      performed by Auris… Find out more »

Youth Project “VAI KYTRA KYTRA. Lithuanian Folk ornaments and colour relationships in young artist creations”

2007 May 25 @ 10:00 - 2007 June 10 @ 17:00
The goal of the projection was to nurture creativity while rediscovering folk art traditions.Young students got acquainted with the ornamentation and color relationships of folk art. It is importan for these students to find a correlation between professional contemporary artists and the folk art. We hoped students would look differently at their resources and understand the importance of art interpretation in everyday life.Jurga Juodytė, Saulius Leonavičius (Vilnius), Elena Urbonaitė (Kaunas), Bronius Rutkauskas, Vida Burbulienė (Kėdainiai), and Giedrė Valtaitė helped present… Find out more »

The project of civil and national education “The Reflections of Folkart in the Works of Janina Monkute-Marks and Contemporary Art“

2008 March 1 @ 10:00 - 2008 December 31 @ 17:00
The project‘s goal to create the lasting educational program of the Museum, which would help the art teachers to introduce the creations of Janina Monkute-Marks to the pupils. The pupils from 27 art schools in Kedainiai, as well as, from Academy Secondary School took part in the project. The project has been started in May, when the pupils were given lectures. In June in Seteniai, the homeland of C.  Milosas, the two-day creative camp was organized. Here the  art of… Find out more »

European Night of Museums “BETWEEN EARTH AND SKY”

2008 May 17 @ 19:00 - 23:00
The fourth European Night of Museums gathered 2200 participating museums in France and in 39 countries elsewhere in Europe.The theme of this event at Janina Monkute-Marks Museum was influenced of  relationships  between different Earth and Sky spaces this year. Repeated variations  of  shift from the state then you are “Connected to Earth“ to the “Flying“ was studying.Different artists were invited to be not only beholders and analysts but also to create the game. They came into contact with reality, empyreal… Find out more »

European Night of Museums “MUSES GAMES”

2009 May 16 @ 17:00 - 23:00
This year Janina Monkute-Marks Museum participated in the European Night of Museums for the fourth time, and introduced the exciting intercultural program, which consisted of two parts. The first part included the event of the project "American Month" organized by the American Embassy under the title "Weaving a Tale of Colors:  A Quilting Workshop“. In this event the U.S. diplomats and quilt makers Rebecca J. Dunham and Andrea S. Baker presented the quilting history and its importance to the American… Find out more »

Civic and National Education Project “MUSEUM FOR YOUNG PEOPLE THAT TOUCHES THE SOULS”

2009 June 1 @ 10:00 - 2009 December 31 @ 18:00
The aim of the Project was to correct, complement and to adapt the educational programs  of the Museum. In practice, these programs are designed to help the art school teachers to present their students with the art of Janina Monkute-Marks. The teachers and students of Kedainiai Sviesioji Gymnasium, Kedainiai “Atzalynas” Secondary School and Academy High School of Fine Arts were involved in this project. The project included the cognitive - cultural tour around Panevezys Art Glass Studio and Panevezys Art… Find out more »

European Night of Museums “THE WORLD OF COLOURS”

2010 May 15 @ 18:00 - 22:00
This year Janina Monkute-Marks Museum participated in the European Night of Museums for the fifth time, and introduced an extraordinary  artistical program.  The event,  which started in 6:00 pm and continued up to 10:00 pm, took place in the park near the Janina Monkute-Marks  Museum.During the event visitors could listened to the live music concert held by the youth of Kedainiai district . Giant bubble blowing campaign did not remain indifferent to one - this activity just enchanted everyone.  The… Find out more »

Child busyness and crime prevention programs creative camp “ART-RELEASE”

2010 June 14 @ 10:00 - 2010 July 4 @ 12:00
Child busyness and crime prevention programs creative camp „ART-RELEASE“ took place in Janina Monkute-Marks Museum-Gallery a hole week. The project involved 25 schoolchilds. Teachers from Kedainiai Juozas Paukstelis  base school  J. Adukauskiene and E. Leleviciene,  painter  G. Adukauskas and the Museum curator A. Fedaraviciute-Jasiune worked with students in the creative camp. This year, two volunteers rescued students to  cope with all tasks. Campers interacted with the language of art every day. They painted mandalas, produced hand-made paper,  had graphics day… Find out more »

European Night of Museums “THE SECRET GARDEN”

2011 May 14 @ 18:00 - 22:00
On Saturday, 14th May, Janina Monkute - Marks Museum*Gallery participatee in a beautiful international event - European Night of Museums for the sixth time.The event started at 6:00 pm in Janina Monkute - Marks Museum* Gallery's park and continued until 22:00 pm. There were various art workshops, people heared live music and saw "Flow'in" & "Izzadora" dance groups.Program:Art workshops: • Common knotted; • Creating dolls; • Folding and decorating hats; • Weaving the web of secrets; • Making mandalas; •… Find out more »

European Night of Museums “MUSEUM STORIES”

2012 May 19 @ 18:00 - 22:00
This was the seventh time when Janina Monkute-Marks museum-gallery participated in European Night of museums project. Extraordinary artistic event were held in the museum park. There were various actions, arts and crafts, games, competitions. Everyone was impressed by outdoor expositions, artists' perfomances and live music.Program: Arts & Crafts: • Creating Night of Museums flag; • Making pinyatas'; • Sculpture from newspapers; • Action "Draw Me a Story"; • Land art; • Paper-flower workshop.Games:• Water fight; • Pinyatas' game.Outdoor expositions :• Arts and crafts… Find out more »

The Youth Activity Project of Kedainiai District Municipality “FUTURE MUSEUM OPEN FOR YOUTH”

2013 May 2 @ 10:00 - 2013 June 8 @ 12:00
The project was carried out during the days 2-31 of May. The youth of Kedainiai “Atzalynas”, Kedainiai sviesioji Gymnasiums, association “Isvien” and the museum volunteers participated in the project.The exhibition of this project was presented from May 31st to June 8th.Project was sponsored by Kedainiai District Municipality.The Youth Activity Project of Kedainiai District Municipality“FUTURE MUSEUM OPEN FOR YOUTH”From the beginning of May 2nd when the first meeting with the participants of The Youth Activity Project “Future Museum Open for Youth”… Find out more »

INTERNATIONAL MUSEUM DAY

2013 May 18 @ 10:00 - 2013 June 8 @ 12:00
Program:• People could visit posters exhibition of Janina Monkute-Marks museum. This exposition was organized for the first time in the museum history. The exhibit was open from 18 May to 8 June, 2013. • Three painting and sculpture exhibitions of Antanas Adomaitis, Modestas Malinauskas and Julius Urbanavičius. • Permanent collection of paintings by Janina Monkute-Marks. • 12 a.m. - tour of the museum and its storage.Free entrance Sponsor – Kedainiai District Municipality Find out more »

European Night of Museums “PAST+FUTURE=PRESENT”

2013 May 18 @ 18:00 - 22:00
This was the eighth time when Janina Monkute-Marks museum-gallery participated in European Night of museums project. Extraordinary artistic event was held in the museum park. There were various actions, arts and crafts, games, competitions. Everyone was impressed by outdoor expositions, artists' perfomances and live music.Program:Arts & Crafts:• Creating the Night of Museums tree; • Experimental painting on water; • Traditional straw "garden" workshop; • Sand painting; • Wristlets' workshop; • Stamps of European Night of Museums; • Dolls from sox… Find out more »

“REFLECTIONS OF THE AMERICAN CULTURE AT JANINA MONKUTE-MARKS MUSEUM” The exhibition of creative-educational children camp

2013 June 15 @ 13:00 - 2013 June 30 @ 17:00
Opening reception: Saturday, June 15, 2013, 1:00 pm at Janina Monkute-Marks museum-gallery. The works created by children from Kedainiai foster home "Saulute" during the camp (June 3 – June 15) were exhibited.The camp was sponsored by U.S. Embassy Vilnius.Organiser Janina Monkute-Marks museum Partners: Kedainiai foster home "Saulute", Kedainiai art schoolAt the beginning of June a two-week creative-educational Children Camp for the pupils of Kedainiai Foster Home "Saulute" took place at the museum. During its time children and youth had a… Find out more »

“Three-dimensional horseshoe”

2013 August 10 @ 10:00 - 18:00
Kedainiai District Municipality celebrated the 641tst birthday of the City. The birthday theme was a horseshoe from the City coat of arms. The Museum together with its volunteers also participated in this project and created a three-dimensional horseshoe made of 3000 cocktail straws. The sculpture adorned the Museum’s park.   Find out more »

The Youth Activity Project of Kedainiai District Municipality “THE MUSEUM FOR YOUTH – ART FORTRESS”

2014 April 15 @ 08:00 - 2014 June 30 @ 17:00
When we were preparing the project for Kedainiai District Municipality, our main objective was to organize for the youth a fascinating and unique European Museum Night. To be precise, we hoped that the youth on their own initiative will contribute to the organization and realization of the Museum Night. Our expectations were fulfilled and together we held a great event.Project was sponsored by Kedainiai District Municipality.Process of the project:May 29 - movie event and project exhibition:[gallery columns="6"… Find out more »

European Night of Museums “KALEIDOSCOPE”

2014 May 17 @ 18:00 - 23:00
This was the ninth time when Janina Monkute-Marks museum-gallery participated in European Night of Museums project. Extraordinary artistic event was held in the museum park.FREE EVENTPROGRAM:6:00 pm – 10:00 pmThe museum inside expositionsArts & Crafts:“Kaleidoscope”“Ceramics”“Day – Night”“Kites”“Weaving with...”“Brooches”“Mosaic”“The World X”“# SELFIE”“Beauty salon”Action “The avant-garde painting”game “Grass twister”Outdoor expositions: Arts and crafts exhibition; 7:00 pmTheater: Kedainiai cultural center children and youth theater studio “Flight of imagination”. Performance for the whole family “Wind City Tales” (by G. Adomaitytė tale, 2013.) Dir. Genovaitė… Find out more »

Educational event “Colors of American and Lithuanian Cinema” Part 1

2014 September 25 @ 15:00 - 17:00
September 25th, 3:00 pm at Janina Monkute-Marks museum-gallery was organized an educational event and meeting with a teacher from Vytautas Magnus University -   Jaq Greenspon. He is screenwriter and actor who has worked for more than 10 years in Hollywood. Guest not only talked about the history of the American cinema, introduced the first Hollywood film stars, shared his experience, but also conducted a creative script writing workshop. The event was attended by Kėdainiai "Atžalynas" and Kedainiai "Šviesioji" gymnasium students, museum volunteers and members, and the… Find out more »

Educational event “Colors of American and Lithuanian Cinema” Part 2

2014 October 1 @ 16:00 - 18:00
October 1st, 4:00 pm at Janina Monkute-Marks museum-gallery was organized an educational event and meeting with young and talented Lithuanian animator - Meinardas Valkevicius. He presented a brief history of animation history, including well-known Lithuanian artists. Moreover, Meinardas Valkevicius told about the secrets of animators' work, introduced with his own artworks - cartoons.This event is a part of the project "Colorful USA in the middle of Lithuania". Find out more »

Educational event “Reflections of American Fashion”

2014 October 22 @ 15:00 - 17:00
October 22nd, 3:00 pm at Janina Monkute-Marks museum-gallery was organized an educational event and meeting with designer Jolanta Talaikyte. The lecturer talked about American fashion history and its famous designers. During this activity the participants were included into a workshop. They were introduced to the fashion design by making their own designs.This event is a part of the project "Colorful USA in the middle of Lithuania". Find out more »

ATTENTION – CREATIVE COMPETITION FOR STUDENTS FROM THE SCHOOLS

2014 October 28 @ 08:00 - 2014 November 15 @ 17:00
Janina Monkute-Marks museum-gallery realizes a project which was sponsored by the American Embassy in Lithuania, called "Colorful USA in the middle of Lithuania". The aim of the project - to introduce the colorful America through the tolerance to different cultures and types of art. Creative Competition. We organize the creative competition in which we invite students from the schools in Kedainiai District to participate. The competition theme is an artistic  interpretation of the Indian and Amish communities Arts. Works influenced by authenticity… Find out more »

Educational event “Modern Scrapbooking Workshop”

2014 November 6 @ 16:00 - 18:00
November 6th, 4:00 pm at Janina Monkute-Marks museum-gallery was organized an educational event "Modern Scrapbooking Workshop". Artist Ernesta Liužinienė from "Island of Guest" intraduced participants with modern scrapping, which has been revived in America and was very popular at one point of the time in the past. This event is a part of the project “Colorful USA in the middle of Lithuania”. Find out more »

Exhibition “Colorful USA in the middle of Lithuania”

2014 November 26 @ 10:00 - 2014 December 10 @ 18:00
Janina Monkute-Marks museum-gallery realizes a project which was sponsored by the American Embassy in Lithuania, called "Colorful USA in the middle of Lithuania". The aim of the project - to introduce the colorful America through the tolerance to different cultures and types of art. It was organized the creative competition in which we invited students from the schools in Kedainiai District to participate. The competition theme was an artistic  interpretation of the Indian and Amish communities Arts. Works influenced by authenticity and… Find out more »

INTERNATIONAL EUROPEAN MUSEUM NIGHT “AVANT-GARDE EXPERIENCE”

2015 May 16 @ 10:00 - 18:00
PROGRAM:10 a.m. – 9 p.m.Free admission to the Museum exhibitions (the exhibition of sculptures and assemblages “What I Believe In”. Participants of the exhibition: V. Nikonovas, R. Incirauskas, and J. Lebednykas. The exhibition by Janina Monkute-Marks will also be open). The exhibit of avant-garde artworks.6 p.m. – 6.30 p.m.The opening of a new sculpture “Puzzle” by R.Sirvelis in the Museum park. Relays and games related to the Museum and park sculptures.6 p.m. – 9 p.m.Creative workshops, actions and games:Action. Take a… Find out more »

CONTEST OF THE CHRISTMAS CARD

2015 November 1 @ 08:00 - 2016 January 2 @ 15:00
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Workshop of Christmas Decorations

2015 December 3 @ 15:30
Christmas Workshop. Christmas Decorations Creation.Janina Monkute-Marks Museum invites you in Workshop of Christmas Decorations. You will learn to create a varios Christmas decorations. Find out more »

CHRISTMAS CARDS WORKSHOP

2015 December 12 @ 12:00 - 15:00
Christmas Cards Workshop.Janina Monkute-Marks Museum invites you in Workshop of Christmas Cards. You will learn to create a varios Christmas Cards. Find out more »

(Lithuanian) KVIETIMAS moksleiviams, gimnazistams ir studentams

2016 March 23 @ 10:00 - 2016 April 30 @ 15:00
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INTERNATIONAL EUROPEAN MUSEUM NIGHT “ROCK ISLAND”

2016 May 21 @ 18:00 - 22:00
Janina Monkute-Marks Museum-GalleryInternational European Night of Museums“Rock Island” 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.Free attendance to the exhibitions presented at Janina Monkute-Marks Museum-Gallery: Modern Fashion Exhibition “Future Traditions” by the Department of Costume Design of Vilnius Art Academy (VDA) and the exhibition of the artworks by Janina Monkute-Marks.6 p.m.The opening of the Museum Night “Rock Island”.Kedainiai music school teachers and pupils performance.6 p.m. – 9 p.m.Artistic workshops, promotions and games:Workshops of bracelet creation;Workshops of wristlet creation;Workshops of headscarf creation;Workshops of secret creation;Workshops… Find out more »

Lecture About Japanese Fiber Art “WHAT IS FIBER?

2016 July 9 @ 12:00 - 13:20
The project "What is fiber? present a lecture about Japanese fiber art "What is fiber?". Lecturer of the lecture - Japanese artist and the exhibition "What is fiber? curator Kakuko Ishii. The lecture will be taught in English, with translation into the Lithuanian language.SUPPORTERS:Lithuanian Council for CultureMinistry of Culture of the Republic of LithuaniaJanina Monkute-Marks MuseumMORE INFORMATION:E-mail: galerija@jmm-muziejus.ltTel .: 8 347 57398 Find out more »

Paper Workshop “FIBERS”

2016 July 9 @ 13:30 - 15:00
The project "What is fiber? present paper workshop "Fibre". Lecturer of the workshop Japanese artist, and the exhibition "What is fiber? curator Kakuko Ishii. Workshops will be taught in English, with translation into the Lithuanian language. A necessary pre-registration e-mail: galerija@jmm-muziejus.lt Number of participants is limited.SUPPORTERS:Lithuanian Council for CultureMinistry of Culture of the Republic of LithuaniaJanina Monkute-Marks MuseumMORE INFORMATION:E-mail: galerija@jmm-muziejus.ltTel .: 8 347 57398 Find out more »

Tours of fiber art in exhibition “WHAT IS FIBER?

2016 July 23 @ 12:00 - 2016 September 3 @ 12:00
SUPPORTERS:Lithuanian Council for CultureMinistry of Culture of the Republic of LithuaniaJanina Monkute-Marks MuseumMORE INFORMATION:E-mail: galerija@jmm-muziejus.ltTel .: 8 347 57398 Find out more »

Art Workshop “FIBERS 2”

2016 August 20 @ 13:00 - 14:30
The project “What is fiber? present art workshop “Fibre 2”. Lecturer of the workshop, Lithuanian artist - Asta FEDARAVICIUTE-JASIUNE.SUPPORTERS:Lithuanian Council for CultureMinistry of Culture of the Republic of LithuaniaJanina Monkute-Marks MuseumMORE INFORMATION:E-mail: galerija@jmm-muziejus.ltTel .: 8 347 57398 Find out more »

Lecture About Lithuanian Fiber Art “WHAT IS FIBER 2?

2016 September 3 @ 12:00 - 13:00
Projektas "Kas yra pluoštai?" kviečia į paskaitą apie Lietuvos pluoštinį meną "Kas yra pluoštai 2?". Paskaitos lektorė - lietuvių menininkė Jūratė PETRUŠKEVIČIENĖ.PROJEKTO RĖMĖJAI:Lietuvos kultūros tarybaLietuvos Respublikos kultūros ministerijaJaninos Monkutės-Marks muziejusDAUGIAU INFORMACIJOS:El. paštu: galerija@jmm-muziejus.ltTel.: 8 347 57398 Find out more »

Art Workshop “FIBERS 3”

2016 September 3 @ 13:00 - 15:00
The project “What is fiber? present art workshop “Fibre 2”. Lecturer of the workshop, Lithuanian artist - Jurate PETRUSKEVICIENE. A necessary pre-registration e-mail: galerija@jmm-muziejus.lt Number of participants is limited.SUPPORTERS:Lithuanian Council for CultureMinistry of Culture of the Republic of LithuaniaJanina Monkute-Marks MuseumMORE INFORMATION:E-mail: galerija@jmm-muziejus.ltTel .: 8 347 57398 Find out more »

(Lithuanian) Rugsėjo 27-oji – pasaulinė turizmo diena

2016 September 27 @ 13:00 - 14:30
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International Exhibition “OBJECTS TO TOUCH 2”

2016 November 11 @ 17:00 - 2017 January 7 @ 12:00
Works of art usually do (or do not) invoke certain feelings and thoughts. Art “acceptance” is regulated by our VISUAL capabilities. Increasingly often modern art provides an opportunity to know from hearing, or sometimes from the excited smell. However, for all the obvious reasons the possibility to TOUCH usually remains prohibited. In art galleries and various museums we witness a verbal, written and even visual prohibition saying “PLEASE DO NOT TOUCH”. The prohibition often results in completely opposite actions of… Find out more »

The Staff of Janina Monkute-Marks Museum-Gallery wishes You a Mery Christmas and a Happy New Year 2017.

2016 December 1 @ 10:00 - 2017 January 6 @ 18:00
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(Lithuanian) Ieškomi savanoriai

2017 March 31 @ 08:00 - 2017 May 20 @ 18:00
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INTERNATIONAL EUROPEAN MUSEUM NIGHT “CONNECTIONS BETWEEN TRADITION AND INNOVATION”

2017 May 20 @ 18:00 - 22:00
 Janina Monkute-Marks Museum-Gallery International European Night of Museums“CONNECTIONS BETWEEN TRADITION AND INNOVATION" 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.Free attendance to the exhibitions presented at Janina Monkute-Marks Museum-Gallery: the Exhibition of different artists from one family  “R-5” and the exhibition of the artworks by Janina Monkute-Marks.6 p.m.The opening of the European Museum Night “Connections between Tradition and Innovation”.6 p.m. – 9 p.m.Artistic workshops, promotions and games:Mini sewage – bag sewing workshops;Print workshops;Fan workshops;Drawing and coloring for the little ones „Sakura garden“;African accesory workshops;African… Find out more »

(Lithuanian) Vaikų kūrybinė stovykla „KŪRYBOS LAISVĖ“

2017 August 7 @ 10:00 - 2017 August 11 @ 15:00
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(Lithuanian) Kvietimas registruotis į suaugusiųjų edukacinę programą „Grafikos meno paslaptys Janinos Monkutės-Marks muziejuje”

2017 August 27 @ 08:00 - 2017 September 15 @ 17:00
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(Lithuanian) Paskaita „IŠ LIETUVOS ESTAMPO ISTORIJOS: MEDŽIO RAIŽINYS“

2017 September 20 @ 16:30 - 17:30
Educational lecture about graphic art "From the history of Lithuanian engraving: woodblock prints" was presented by art critic Regina Urboniene from Vilnius. Find out more »

Painting exhibition “DEDICATIONS” by Jarl Aleksandr Branting

2017 September 22 @ 16:00 - 2017 October 13 @ 18:00
                                            EXHIBITION OF PICTURES "DEDICATIONS"Hello everyone,I would like to introduce myself: to shortly tell about my exhibition of pictures. The topic of the exhibition shows its content: the title is intended to present certain topics, also to mention what one could be able to see in the exhibition. My name and surname show who I am. This is the purpose… Find out more »

Family day at the museum

2017 November 11 @ 11:00 - 14:00
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The Staff of Janina Monkute-Marks Museum-Gallery wishes You a Mery Christmas and a Happy New Year 2018

2017 December 1 @ 10:00 - 2018 January 6 @ 17:00
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(Lithuanian) Kėdainių rajono savivaldybės neformaliojo suaugusiųjų švietimo ir tęstinio mokymosi programos paroda „PASLAPTYS“

2017 December 15 @ 17:00 - 2017 December 30 @ 12:00
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