Gint Aras (Karolis Gintaras Žukauskas, Photo Žana Cončiar

Collapsing and constructed identity: A conversation with Author Gint Aras

Rising literary talent, Gint Aras (Karolis Gintaras Žukauskas,) shares stories created of raw natural artistry and studied precision. A Lithuanian-American native of Chicago’s suburb of Cicero, he’s the author of the novels, Finding the Moon […]

Saulė ir jūra (Marina) at the Venice Biennale, photo Andrej Vasilenko

Venice Biennale triumph – the first Lithuanian Golden Lion

The main prize of the 58th Venice Biennale, one of the most prestigious modern art events, went to Lithuania. The Golden Lion, held to be a symbol of Venice, has been awarded for artists Rugilė […]


Asmik Grigorian titled world’s best female opera singer

The winners of the International Opera Awards were presented at a gala ceremony in London’s Sadler’s Wells theatre yesterday, April 29. Asmik Grigorian took the Female Singer of the Year award for her role as […]

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Fashion experts share insights about peculiarities of Lithuanian style

How do Lithuanians fit in world’s fashion contexts? Would one be able to recognise a Lithuanian in the street when judging merely from his style? Although it is quite difficult to define today’s Lithuanian identity in fashion, we are not ignorant about world’s fashion trends as we courageously get ideas and inspiration from Western countries, and we add the “made in Lithuania” phrase to the result, Expert at Newmood Fashion Institute Jūratė Stanslovaitytė claims. Young Lithuanian designers that observe shifting customer needs attentively support her opinion. […]

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Lithuanian TV and Radio commission reached a final verdict on “The Simpsons”

Having assessed the accomplished investigation and additional information, the Radio and Television Commission of Lithuania (hereinafter – the RTCL) decided not to apply sanctions on UAB All Media Lithuania regarding the information disseminated in the TV series “The Simpsons”. […]