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  1. LITHUANIA-INDONESIA: STREET ART EXHIBITION: SAME DIRECTIONS // 2015 07 21 - 2015 08 11

    POST Gallery presents a project "Lithuania-Indonesia: Street Art Exhibition: Same Directions" 
    July 21 – August 11, 2015

    Here we will show alternative art work from a selection of young street artists from Lithuania and Yogyakarta, Indonesia. The various styles will include photography, interactive installations, video art, t-shirts, silk screens, murals, stencils, graffiti, art toys, stickers, paintings, sculpture, poster, emblem and an alternative art based post card series. 
    We will be featuring work from about 5 Lithuanian artists, 32 Indonesian artists, and 5 guest international artists.

    Opening  date : July 21 – August 11, 2015

    Day : Tuesday
    Time : 19.00 pm
    Opening Speakers : Director: Andrius Pukis 
    Curator: Andres Busrianto
    Venue : Post Gallery, Laisves al. 51A, 4 floor, LT – 44309 Kaunas, Lithuania

    Here we will show alternative art work from a selection of young street artists from Lithuania and Yogyakarta, Indonesia. The various styles will include photography, interactive installations, video art, t-shirts, silk screens, murals, stencils, graffiti, art toys, stickers, paintings, sculpture, poster, emblem and an alternative art based post card series. 
    We will be featuring work from about 5 Lithuanian artists, 32 Indonesian artists, and 5 guest international artists.

    Screening short documentaries # 1 
    Title: Dreams of Java 
    Title: Roda Roda Gila (Indonesian Dare Devils)
    Title: Scooter Rendez-vous 
    Date : July 21, 2015 
    Day : Tuesday
    Time : 18.00 – 19. 00 pm
    Venue : Post Gallery, Laisves al. 51A, LT – 44309 Kaunas, Lithuania

    Screening film documentary #2
    Title: The Act of Killing
    Date : August 4, 2015 
    Day : Tuesday
    Time : 18.00 – 20. 00 pm
    Venue : Post Gallery, Laisves al. 51A, LT – 44309 Kaunas, Lithuania

    Director : Andrius Pukis
    Curator : Andres Busrianto
    Manager ; Jacinta Sherris
    For further information please contact: Andrius Pukis (+370 692 92332)

    Indonesian Artists Include: 
    1) Setsu
    2) Haidar Emen
    3) Bambang Nurdiansyah
    4) Ali Umar
    5) Thedeomixblood 
    6) Naufal Abshar 
    7) AleX TMT
    8) Yanal Desmond
    9) Ismu Ismoyo
    10) Isrol Media Legal
    11) Clucksick
    12) Methodos
    13) Donny Fernando
    14) Acin Hery
    15) Wahyu Eko Prasetyo
    16) Arsena Erzidyahi
    17) Dyeget
    18) Rais Zakaria
    19) Retno Waitiah
    20) Lucky Atiqoh Rohman
    21) Hakim Faizel
    22) Dhandang Seto
    23) Zent Prozent
    24) Dery Pratama
    25) Johannes
    26) Lovehatelove
    27) Nick 23
    28) Anagard
    29) Guerrilas
    30) Lejar Daniartana
    31) Windi Delta
    32) Moelyono
    33) Agni Saraswati and Nindya Galuh


    Lithuanian Artists:
    Morfai 
    Plūgas
    Wear
    Vytenis Jakas

    International Guest Artists:
    J.K. Shjn
    Greys Lockheart
    Dorota Proba n Monika Proba
    Liisa Kruusmagi
    Vit Hasek
    Tomas Urbelionis

  2. AIMS

    POST gallery in Kaunas, located in Laisves avenue, opened its doors on 15 August, 2013.
    POST gallery is a young art space, which is actively involved in the cultural life of Kaunas city.
    POST gallery is an alternative art space, that is not only exhibiting works of art but also living an active cultural, educational and social life.
    POST gallery is sensitive to the tendencies of contemporary art, new art movements and problems of modern art.
    POST gallery collaborates with a number of various art participants, thus aiming to solve the problems of cultural alienation and reticence.
    POST gallery is an art space which collaborates with international art institutions, foreign artists and Lithuanian artists who are working abroad.
    POST gallery is an open art space, which deals in dispersion of quality art and culture, as well as cultural/creative collaboration.

    PROFILE

    In its first year of activity, POST gallery brought 33 projects to fruition, a significant part of which were international projects introducing foreign artists and their work. It also organises exhibitions which are dedicated to the integration of young artists and the popularisation of performance art. All events are free to attend and draw up to 200 visitors to their openings, as well as receive notable press publications.

    In the summer of 2014, the gallery successfully took part in the art fair 'ArtVilnius 2014', where it won the special audience choice award. It also received an official acknowledgment of gratitude from the mayor of Kaunas city, owing to its diffusion and fostering of culture in Kaunas.

    The gallery also organises open discussions with students, lecturers and businessmen on various social topics that pertain to the city.

    PARTNERS

    The gallery collaborates with Vytautas Magnus University (VMU), the arts college of Vienozinskis in Kaunas and the arts institute of Vilnius arts academy in Kaunas. It allows students to finish their professional practice in the gallery and exhibits the works of arts graduates free of charge.

    SUPPORT 

    Sponsored by private initiatives, UPS, Kaunas City Municipality, Kaunas newspaper 'Kauno diena', LRT Kultūra (Culture, The National Television and Radio of Lithuania), Lithuanian Council of Culture, the marathon of Kaunas City, UAB 'Agathum' and 'Boosomwood Medical' (US). 

    VISITORS

     The visitors of the gallery include various culturally-inclined people, from adolescents to older participants. The average age of the gallery visitors is 25-40 years.

    ACHIEVEMENTS

    Curated 33 contemporary art projects, which include introductions of young artists, educational events, international performance art events, festivals of architecture, cinema and performance, an international artist residence (Performance Art Studies, PAS), an exhibition by worldwide famous artist Aidas Bareikis, an internationally-renowned artist, and a charity event of Ilja Larsas, which was dedicated to stimulation of arts education in Lithuania.

    INTERNATIONAL ART FAIRS

    2014: Art Vilnius’14

    2015: Art Vilnius’15

    FUTURE EVENTS

    2015: Art Market Budapest'15 

     AWARDS

    • Art Vilnius’14 Best Gallery Prize.
    • Kaunas Municipality award for innovations in the contemporary art sphere and for opening a new cultural space. 

    CONTACT US

    Contemporary art gallery 'POST gallery'
    Public institution 'Postprojektai'
    Institution code – 303201118
    Support receivers since 4 December, 2013
    Address – Laisvės av. 51A, LT 44309, Kaunas, Lithuania
    Bank account - LT 52 7044 0600 0793 5993, SEB bank
    E-mail – info@postgalerija.lt
    Website www.postgalerija.lt
    Director – Andrius  Pukis, mob. no.:  +37069292332, e-mail: andrius@postgalerija.lt 
    Project coordinator – Lina Pranaitytė