Posts published in Day: June 7, 2020

Short stories of Lithuanian art. Mikalojus Povilas Vilutis – video

Sunday, June 7, 2020

LRT and MO Museum bring you a series of videos presenting 20 key Lithuanian artists of the 20th century.  Mikalojus Povilas Vilutis (born 1944)  Graphic artist Mikalojus Povilas Vilutis is considered the pioneer of silkscreen printing in Lithuania. It’s a printmaking technique of applying die on paper through special silkscreen stencils. In the West, silkscreen printing is associated with mass consumption and pop art. The latter’s influence is felt in…

Coronavirus update: 20 new cases confirmed in Lithuania over weekend

Sunday, June 7, 2020

Eleven new Covid-19 cases were reported in Lithuania on Saturday and nine more on Sunday. The country’s total coronavirus infection count currently stands at 1,714. However, only 306 of them are considered active cases, while 1,328 people have already recovered. Nine people diagnosed with Covid-19 over the last week got the infection abroad, according to the National Public Health Centre. Seventy-one people have died from the disease in Lithuania. LRT.LT

Colours. DJing between Mexico and ‘fictional Lithuania’

Sunday, June 7, 2020

Moving between Latin America and Europe, Lithuanian DJ and a translator Eglė Naujokaitytė thrives in the colours of Mexico City, but longs for the “deep spirit” of Lithuanian forests. We followed Eglė’s visit in Paris and Lithuania, where we spoke about dance music, her multiple careers, and what it means to be ‘from everywhere’.  Colours (Spalvos) is a documentary series by LRT.lt exploring the colourful lifestyles of Lithuanians across the…