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Joined exhibit of Zinaida Irute Dargienė textile works and Nerutė Čiukšienė ceramic works “Threads in the Sky and Lace in Clay”

2003 May 2 @ 17:00 - 2003 June 15 @ 10:00

Joined exhibit of Zinaida Irute Dargienė textile works and Nerutė Čiukšienė ceramic works “Threads in the Sky and Lace in Clay”. The idea of this exhibition was born to Janina Marks when she became acquainted with Zinaida Dargienė’s specific technique and Nerutė Čiukšienė’s ceramics.

NERUTĖ ČIUKŠIENĖ

Born in 1953, Nerutė graduated from the Lithuanian State Institute of Art (Vilnius Fine Arts Academy since 1989) in 1979, and since then has participated in exhibitions and symposiums in Austria, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Germany, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Sweden, the USA. She has also arranged a number of solo exhibitions. She has been a member of the Lithuanian Artists’ Union since 1990. In 1999 she was awarded the Pasvalys Area Endowment. Nerutė works as a ceramic teacher at the Art Department of the Pasvalys Children’s Music School.

ZINAIDA IRUTĖ DARGIENĖ

Textile Designer, Studio Fiber Artist, Associate Professor Vilnius Academy of Arts, Board Member of Lithuanian Artists’ Association, Honorary Member of Kaunas Textile Workers and Artists’ Guild

Member of International Association of Arts UNESCO

Born in Mažeikiai, Lithuania; December 8,1936 Graduated Kaunas St. Žukas College of Arts 1959 Vilnius Academy of Arts 1965, majoring in Artistic Textiles Internship Shankar Art School, Israel 1997

Since 1966 participating in exhibitions of Applied Arts locally and internationally. Fourteen personal watercolors and textiles exhibitions in Kaunas Picture Gallery, Museum of Arts, Vilnius Arts Gallery,

Renavas Estate Gallery, Druskininkai Art Galleries, Palanga Arts Gallery, and other Lithuanian arts galleries, Two shows in Montreal and Toronto, Canada

Tapestries and paintings bought by private collectors and businesses, art galleries and museums in Lithuania, Israel, Holland, Canada, Russia.