Talking about disability and solidarity: David Ruebain and Rahila Gupta

As part of Rupert’s public programme on care and interdependence, we are pleased to invite all to a public discussion with internationally renowned disability rights activist, lawyer and current Chief Executive for the UK… More

Lecture

Rupert is pleased to invite you to the public lecture ‘Of Honor, Dignity and the Renaissance Grand Duchy of Lithuania’ by historian and researcher Povilas Dikavičius on the 17th December, Tuesday from 6:30 pm… More

Mike Sperlinger: The Opposite of Experience

“It is necessary to establish… that the nature or power of each thing is nothing but the will of God; that all natural causes are not true causes but only occasional causes.” – Nicholas Malebranche… More

Maria Lind: About Rolling on Three Wheels 

On Thursday 21st of November, from 6 pm Rupert is pleased to invite all to a talk by  Maria Lind, ‘About Rolling on Three Wheels’ at the Vilnius Academy of Arts (‘Titanikas’ building, Room… More

Rasmus Myrup: Bulls and Bodies

Investigation Bureau (Sculpture Department of Vilnius Academy of Arts) and Rupert invites you to a talk by Rasmus Myrup. The event will take place on the 26th of November, 5 pm, at Malūnų str…. More

There Was a Forest in the Ceiling

On Tuesday 19th of November, from 6:30 pm, Rupert is delighted to invite all to a video screening programme curated by Erik Martinson. The event will take place at the CAC Cinema Hall (Vokiečių… More

Ieškome kuratoriaus asistento(-ės)

Tarpdisciplininis edukacijos, rezidencijų ir parodų centras „Rupert“ ieško asistento(-ės) Lietuvos paviljono 17-oje Venecijos architektūros bienalėje kuratoriui. 2020-aisiais šalis prisistatys su Julijono Urbono projektu „Planeta iš žmonių“ (angl. A Planet of People). „Planeta iš žmonių“… More

Kah Bee Chow. GĖLĖS

Rupert resident Kah Bee Chow is opening her exhibition in the project space “Editorial“, Latako str. 3, Vilnius. The opening will take place on 9th of November, 7 pm. Dear S A week ago, my… More

Robertas Narkus: Prospect Revenge

In collaboration with David Dale Gallery, Glasgow, Rupert is pleased to announce a solo exhibition of Robertas Narkus, opening on the evening of the 8th of November, 2019. The exhibition, ‘Prospect Revenge’, continues Narkus’… More

Jan Boelen lecture “Curating Design and Architecture”

Rupert, the organizer of the Lithuanian Pavilion at the 17th Biennale Architettura in Venice present a lecture by the Pavilion’s curator Jan Boelen entitled “Curating Design and Architecture”. The event will take place on… More

Basma Alsharif – ‘Ouroboros’,

Rupert and CAC Cinema Hall are pleased to invite to a film screening of Basma Alsharif’s ‘Ouroboros’, 2017, with an introduction by current Rupert resident, curator Suzy Halajian. The screening will take place at… More

Rupert Alternative Education programme zine

We are happy to share the zine created by 7th Rupert Alternative Education Programme participants. This zine contains texts by all the participants with a special collection of texts by Ieva Sriebaliūtė (‘A Black Garden in the… More

Rupert Residents announced for 2020

Rupert is pleased to announce the selection of the following group of artists, curators and researchers taking part in the 2020 Residency programme, which will run from January to December 2020. Candidates were selected… More

Works created during the workshop “Letters to Friends” hosted by Herb Schellenberger

Between May-June 2019, a film curator and resident at Rupert Herb Shellenberger initiated an open workshop ‘Letters to Friends’. The workshop focused on Mekas’ writing, filmmaking and important function as a connector of people…. More

Texts for the exhibition ‘Jonas Mekas: let me dream utopias’

In the summer of 2019, Rupert organised the exhibition and public and education programmes, Jonas Mekas: let me dream utopias. The exhibition developed out of a conversation with Jonas Mekas in early 2018 who proposed a… More

Julija Reklaitė appointed as the new Director of Rupert

Following a successful five-year directorship term at Rupert, Justė Jonutytė has decided not to apply for the second term and instead to join Rupert’s Board, as well as pursue independent projects. After interviewing several… More

Autumn Internship at Rupert

Sorry, this entry is only available in Lithuanian. However, Rupert is currently seeking candidates for full-time fully-funded ERASMUS+ trainees. If you are currently enrolled at university studies and have the option to do a traineeship… More

Jonas Mekas: let me dream utopias

The exhibition, Jonas Mekas: let me dream utopias continues one of the last proposals for a project by poet, artist and filmmaker Jonas Mekas. This was a deeply personal project for which Mekas wanted… More

Open Call for Rupert’s Residency Programme 2020

Rupert’s Residency programme is dedicated to local and international practitioners and thinkers (such as artists, writers, curators, researchers, cultural managers and academics), providing them with the opportunity to live and work in Vilnius while… More

Vasaros praktika Rupert

Tarpdisciplininis edukacijos, rezidencijų ir meno centras Vilniuje „Rupert“ šiuo metu ieško motyvuoto(s) praktikanto/(ės), norinčio(s) prisijungti prie komandos 2 mėnesių laikotarpiui nuo š.m. gegužės pabaigos. Praktikos metu turėsite galimybę įgauti patirties padedant organizuoti meno renginius ir… More

Alternative Education programme participants visit Vilnius artist-run spaces

On the 17th of March, the 7th Rupert Alternative Education programme began with a day tour through Vilnius’ artist-run spaces led by Adomas Narkevičius, co-curator of the programme. The participants visited Editorial project space… More

Rupert’s Anniversary Publication Launch

We are really excited to announce the launch of Rupert’s five-year-anniversary publication on the 28th of February, 2019 at Paviljonas, Vilnius between 19:00 and 21:00.  Performances and presentations from 19:30 – 21:00. Following the… More

Tutors for Rupert’s 7th Alternative Education Programme

Rupert is excited to announce the first group of speakers and tutors for the 7th Alternative Education Programme. At Rupert these guest speakers and tutors will offer the participants lectures, reading sessions, workshops, excursions,… More

Marta Trektere

Marta Trektere is a performance artist, independent curator and writer based in Riga, Latvia. She’s also co-running artist-run space Four to Seven gallery in Riga. Marta’s works addresses simplicity of complexity in everyday life… More

Darbas Rupert

KOORDINATORIUS/Ė (24 VAL/SAVAITĘ, 0.6 ETATO) Rupert kviečia prie komandos prisijungti motyvuotą administracijos ir projektų koordinatorių/ę, kuri/s padės vykdyti Rupert projektus bei administruoti įmonės dokumentus. Tai pozicija pagal terminuotą darbo sutartį, nuo š.m. kovo 1… More

Joseph Pomp

Joseph Pomp (USA) is a film scholar and maker currently completing a PhD in Comparative Literature with a secondary field in Critical Media Practice at Harvard University. At Rupert he created a new multichannel video… More

Guy Oliver

Guy Oliver (UK) a graduate of The Royal College of Art (MA Painting), Guy Lives and works in London. With recent solo shows in London and New York, his work excavates the landscape of… More

Tuomas Ollikainen

Tuomas Ollikainen (Finland) is a Finnish artist. He graduated from the Saimaa University of Applied Sciences Fine Arts department in 2015. He creates installations, which combine sculpture, video and sound art, photography, text and… More

Jörg Heiser: Art at Risk

Rupert is pleased to invite you to a talk given by art critic, researcher and writer Jörg Heiser –  ‘Art at Risk’. The talk will take place on the 22nd November, from 6 pm… More

Internship at Rupert

Rupert is currently seeking candidates for full-time fully-funded ERASMUS and EVS internships and traineeships. If you are currently enrolled at university studies and have the option to do an internship through ERASMUS programme or… More

Philomene Pirecki

Philomene Pirecki (Jersey CI) is a multidisciplinary artist based in London working with photography, painting, sculpture, sound, video and writing. Her work is concerned with how time, memory, perception and sensation can be represented or materialised,… More

Cooper Jacoby

Cooper Jacoby (USA) is an artist based in Los Angeles. His work explores the ways in which hardware scripts space and how its malfunctions reveal the infrastructure of the built environment. Informed by extensive research… More

Rupert Residents announced for 2019

Rupert is pleased to announce the selection of the following group of artists, curators and researchers taking part in the 2019 Residency Programme, which will run from December 2018 to December 2019. Candidates were… More

Darbas Rupert

Administracijos asistentas/ė (14 val/savaitę, 3 mėn. kontraktas) Rupert kviečia prie komandos prisijungti motyvuotą administracijos asistentą/ę, kuri/s padės rengti bei archyvuoti įmonės dokumentus. Užduotys užims kelias valandas per dieną, todėl darbas yra suderinamas su studijomis… More

Holly Childs

Holly Childs (Australia/Netherlands) is a writer and artist living in Amsterdam and Sydney, researching the language and emotions in and of ecological and computational systems. Author of Danklands (Arcadia Missa, 2014-7) and No Limit (Hologram, 2014). Postgraduate researcher… More

core.pan – Void of course

Rupert is pleased to invite to a showcase of current summer residents core.pan (Sybil Montet & Simon Kounovsky). The event will take place on Wednesday, August 29th from 6 pm at Rupert (Vaidilutės str…. More

Open Call for Rupert Residency Programme 2019

Rupert’s Residency Programme is dedicated to local and international practitioners and thinkers (such as artists, writers, curators, researchers, cultural managers and academics), providing them with the opportunity to live and work in Vilnius while… More

Rupert Residents Announced for July-December 2018

We are pleased to announce the selection of the following artists and curators to take part in the Rupert Residency Programme for the period of July – December 2018. Candidates were selected through a… More

Orit Gat: The Loneliness of Dele Alli

Rupert is pleased to invite all to a public talk, ‘The Loneliness of Dele Alli’ by Orit Gat, writer and editor on contemporary art and digital culture. During the talk Gat will discuss how… More

Ona Juciūtė

Ona Juciūtė (b. 1988, LT) is a visual artist. Her practice could be described briefly as involving the transformation of visual experiences into physical objects. She is currently doing a Master’s degree in Sculpture… More

6th Rupert Alternative Education Participants announced

We are excited to announce the participants of the 6th edition of Rupert’s Alternative Education Program which will run between March and September 2018. They were selected by a jury, consisting of Adomas Narkevičius (Rupert Curator… More

Santiago Taccetti & Laurie Kang – 255.155.2612

Rupert kindly invites you all to our February residents Laurie Kang and Santiago Taccetti showcase of works 255.155.2612 starting 3pm, Monday, 26 February in the Pakrantė gallery space and Studio 3 (Vaidilutes st. 79,… More

Screening programme: Jasmine Johnson & Emanuel Almborg

Rupert kindly invites you to a screening of video works by Jasmine Johnson (UK) and Emanuel Almborg (Sweden). The event will be held in the CAC Cinema (2 Vokiečių str.) on the 3rd of… More

Open Call. 6th Rupert Alternative Education Program

We kindly invite you to apply for the 6th edition of Rupert Alternative Education Program which will take place between March and September 2018. We are looking forward to receiving your applications until 31… More

Open Call. Rupert Residency Program 2018 (July-December)

The Rupert Residency Program is dedicated to local and international practitioners and thinkers: artists, writers, curators, sound artists, cultural managers and academics, providing them with the opportunity to live and work in Vilnius while… More

Public presentation of the 6th Rupert Alternative Education Program

Rupert kindly invites you to attend a public presentation of the 6th Rupert Alternative Education Program which will take place on 23 January, from 6 pm at Vilnius Academy of Arts doctorate auditorium 102… More

Luca Vanello

Luca Vanello is an Italian-Slovene artist (b.1986, IT/DE) based in Berlin. He graduated from the Universität der Künste Berlin with Professor Gregor Schneider and with an MFA from the Slade School of Fine Arts, London. Informed… More

Lina Lapelytė: Pirouette

Rupert is pleased to announce “Pirouette”, the first solo exhibition of Lithuanian artist Lina Lapelytė. The show includes a series of newly-commissioned live performances and sound works presented in a specially-conceived environment by Lithuanian… More

Suhail Malik: Contemporary Art → Ex-art: Retro-transfiguration Into the Commonplace

Rupert kindly invites you to a talk by Goldsmiths MFA Fine Art Co-director Suhail Malik ‘Contemporary Art → Ex-art: Retro-transfiguration Into the Commonplace’. It will take place on 9 November, from 5.30pm at Vilnius… More

Rupert at 1857. Night of performances

1857 (Oslo, Norway) and Rupert (Vilnius, Lithuania) are pleased to invite you to “Rupert at 1857”, a night of performances by Lithuanian artists. Augustas Serapinas’ “Gym” and Lina Lapelytė’s new performance featuring musician Liudas Mockūnas… More

The Current Work of Rupert residents Nina Fránková and Marije Gertenbach

YOU ARE INVITED TO AN ENDING! 25 October, Wednesday, 5:30 p.m., at the Pakrantė gallery space (Vaidilutes st. 79, Vilnius). Unlike most exhibitions, which deal with end products, this show deals with by-products: with the… More

Marije Gertenbach

Marije Gertenbach (b. 1990, NL) currently works and lives in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Gertenbach graduated from Amsterdam University of the Arts, in 2015-2016 was artist-in-residence at Residency Rijksakademie voor Beeldende Kunsten, Amsterdam. She uses painting as main… More

Rupert Residents Announced for January-June 2018

We are pleased to announce the selection of the following group of artists and curators to take part in Rupert Residency Program for the period of January– June 2018. Candidates were selected through a… More

Internship at Rupert

Rupert is currently seeking candidates for full-time fully-funded ERASMUS and EVS internships and traineeships. If you are currently enrolled at university studies and have the option to do an internship through ERASMUS programme or… More

Rupert meetup in London

Next Thursday, 5 October at 8 pm a meeting with former Rupert residents, alumni, team and programme contributors will take place in London. It will provide the opportunity to meet up, exchange ideas and… More

Rachael Melanson

Rachael Melanson (b.1987, a.k.a. Rosen) is a transmedia artist from the UK who plays with the fissure between author/reader and online/offline environments. She has recently performed at Issue Project Room, New York in collaboration… More

Encode // Dance Ring // Enchanted

Rupert kindly invites you to a concert ‘Encode // Dance Ring // Enchanted’. Rosen (live), Renick Bell (live), Calum Gunn (live) and ang3l_sp1der (live) will perfom during the event. The event will take place… More

Open Call for Rupert Residency Program 2018

Rupert’s Residency Program is suited for local and international thinkers and practitioners: artists, writers, curators, sound artists, cultural managers, and academics, providing them with the opportunity to live and work in Vilnius while developing… More

Simon Dybbroe Møller

Simon Dybbroe Møller (b. 1976, Denmark) grew up in Greenland, currently lives in Berlin (DE). The artist makes video and sculpture that is visually imitative and formally quotational. Borrowing models for fetishization from contemporary… More

Ragna Bley

Ragna Bley (b. 1986, Uppsala, Sweden) lives and works in Oslo (NO). Bley received her BFA at The Oslo Academy of Fine Arts in 2011 and her MA in Painting from the Royal College of… More

Patrons Trip to Frieze, 5-7 October, 2017

The entry is in Lithuanian only. If you would like to receive more information about Rupert patrons’ trip to Frieze London this October, please don’t hesitate to get in touch: Vitalija Jasaitė (+370 656… More

Johanna Kotlaris – The Passage Between Us (These Little Truths)

Rupert is pleased to invite you all to a performance “The Passage Between Us (These Little Truths)” by an artist-in-residence Johanna Kotlaris on Thursday, 10 August, 7:00 pm, at the National Gallery of Art (Konstitucijos ave…. More

Claire Tolan

Claire Tolan (b. 1986) is an American artist currently residing in Berlin. Since 2013, much of Tolan’s work has found its foundation in the sounds of ASMR, Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response. Tolan has hosted… More

Nicolas Fleming artist talk

Rupert is pleased to invite you all to an artist talk by a current Rupert resident Nicolas Fleming (Canada) on Thursday, 27 July, 6 pm, at the CAC Reading Room (Vokieciu st. 2, Vilnius)…. More

Demelza Watts – It’s not about being wanted or ‘Should I have bothered getting out of bed’

We would kindly like to invite you for a screening of a film programme ‘It’s not about being wanted or ‘Should I have bothered getting out of bed’ curated by current Rupert resident Demelza… More

Artefakt – Patricia Kokett, Vladas Dieninis, Hìldå, su-y

Rupert kindly invites you to a sound-based singular event, concert ‘Artefakt’, with debut live concert from Patricia Kokett (live), including performances by Vladas Dieninis (live), Hìldå (DJ set) and su-y (live audiovisuals).The event is… More

Rupert Presents International Artists at “Art Vilnius’17“

Art and Education centre Rupert will participate in 8th International Contemporary Art Fair “ArtVilnius’17“ on June 8-11th . Rupert will present six young international artists who have created artworks specifically for “ArtVilnius’17“  fair.  The works will… More

Nina Kuttler

Nina Kuttler (b. 1993) was educated, amongst other places, in Art Schools in Hamburg (DE) and Hangzhou (CHN).  In her artistic practise, she is interested in liquid body limits and fluid frames. Her writings about… More

Eglė Razumaitė

Eglė Razumaitė (b. 1993) is based in Vilnius, where she has received her BA in Philosophy from Vilnius University in 2016.  From 2013 she participates in various exhibitions and projects, such as Young Poor Artists… More

Žygimantas Kudirka

Žygimantas Kudirka (b. 1987) is a writer, artist and a performer, one of the pioneers of slam poetry in Lithuania. Performed in multiple audiovisual and sound poetry collaborations, makes constant appearances in contemporary art… More

Kristina Marija Kulinič

Kristina Marija Kulinič (b. 1992, Vilnius) has been studying and working in various stagings from classical forms, site-specific productions, to experimental theatre. She studied ‘Theatre and Cinema Acting’ program at VMU, which she has finished in 2016. She has been… More

Andrej Polukord

Andrej Polukord (b. 1990) is an artist based in Vienna and Vilnius. A graduate of the Academy of Fine Arts and co-recipient of the 2016 Kunsthalle Prize Vienna, draws on painting, installation, performance, and video… More

Kęstutis Montvidas

Kęstutis Montvidas (b. 1984) creates installations based on subjective interpretations of scientific data. His artworks have been presented at CAC, Russian Drama Theatre, Malonioji 6 (Vilnius). He is a last year sculpture MA student… More

Gediminas Žygus

Gediminas Žygus (b. 1991) is an artist residing in Vilnius, in his practice entangling the domains of sound art and theory, theatre, ecology, experimental geography, radical politics and new media. Shows, exhibitions and collaborations presented… More

Beatričė Mockevičiūtė and Gintautė Skvernytė

Beatričė Mockevičiūtė and Gintautė Skvernytė (b. 1994) – Both of their artistic practices evolve around industrial materials such as aluminum profiles, glycerin or paraffin. Besides their versatile purposes and seemingly translucid consistency, the materials… More

Rupert Residents Announced for July-December 2017

We are pleased to announce the selection of the following group of artists and curators to take part in Rupert Residency Program for the period of July – December 2017. Candidates were selected through… More

5th Edition of Rupert Alternative Education Program participants announced

We are excited to announced that the selection jury, consisting of Adomas Narkevičius (Rupert curator), Audrius Pocius (CAC education coordinator) and Ieva Malikėnaitė (Rupert coordinator) selected new participants for the 5th edition of Rupert’s… More

Art and Science. Monica Bello, Julijonas Urbonas and Rytis Paulauskas in Conversation

Rupert is pleased to invite you to attend the third event of a new talk series focusing on contemporary art and collecting. This month our programme guests are curator Monica Bello (Head of Arts… More

A realm where cause-and-effect no longer applies: presentations by Rupert April residents

Rupert kindly invites you all to our April residents Borbála Soós (HU/UK), Marco Strappato (IT/UK) and Elvia Wilk (USA/DE) presentations of their month long research residency in Rupert followed by thematic food, drinks, and… More

2 % Support for Rupert

This entry is only available in Lithuanian. MALONIAI PRAŠOME UŽPILDYTI IKI 2017 M. GEGUŽĖS 1 DIENOS. Gerbiamieji, primename, kad pagal LR Paramos ir labdaros Įstatymą, iki š.m. gegužės 1 dienos galite teikti paramą neatvėrę… More

Open Call to the 5th edition of Rupert Alternative Education Program

We kindly invite you to apply for the 5th edition of Rupert Alternative Education Program that will take place between spring and autumn 2017. We are looking forward to receive your applications until 6 April… More

Collector as a Curator. Maris Vitols in Conversation

Rupert is pleased to invite you to attend the second event of a new talk series focusing on contemporary art and collecting. This month our programme guest is Riga-based collector, curator, entrepreneur and philosopher… More

Open Call for Residencies at Rupert 2017 Autumn/Winter

Rupert’s Residency Program is suited for local and international thinkers and practitioners: artists, writers, curators, sound artists, cultural managers, and academics, providing them with the opportunity to live and work in Vilnius while developing… More

James Lewis & Jenine Marsh – “Can’t you hear my voices?”

Rupert kindly invites you all to our residents James Lewis and Jenine Marsh open studios starting 5pm, Thursday, 23 February in art incubator’s Pakrantė gallery space (Vaidilutės g. 79). Artists James Lewis (UK) and Jenine… More

Collections and Art Foundations. David Roberts in Conversation

Rupert is pleased to invite you to attend the first event of a new talk series focusing on contemporary art and collecting. Our first programme guest is David Roberts, British collector, property developer and… More

Merike Estna, Jozs Bitelli, Andrea Zucchini – Smoke and Mirrors

Current Rupert residents invite you to an informal presentation of what they have been working on during their stay. Performances start at 5pm. Wed 4 Jan -Hei -Labas -Hey, if you’re still out, could… More

November Residents at Rupert

Rupert is pleased to welcome new residents this month: Ben Clement (NZ), Erik Martinson (CA/LV), Hugo Scibetta (FR). Ben Clement (b. 1989) is an artist from Auckland, New Zealand and is currently studying at the… More

Unthinkable Nomos Workshop

Unthinkable and Rupert invites participants to the Unthinkable Nomos Workshop on November 6th at Rupert gallery space (Vaidilutės st. 79). Registration for participants is required, please send us a letter with brief info about… More

New Residents Announced for the First Part of 2017

We are pleased to announce the selection of the following group of artists and curatorsto take part in Rupert’s Residency Program for the period of January – June 2017. Candidates were selected through a… More

Jo-ey Tang’s screening: ‘More More Than Than Lovers Lovers,, More More Than Than Friends Friends’

Rupert is pleased to invite you to Jo-ey Tang’s screening “More More Than Than Lovers Lovers,, More More Than Than Friends Friends” on 22 October, from 6 pm at Ozas kino salė, Ozo str…. More

ARTISTS OPEN STUDIOS: Bridget Currie and Hanni Kamaly

Rupert invites all for the Artists Open Studio on Thursday, September 22nd from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Vaidilutės str. 79, Vilnius. Current Rupert’s residents Bridget Currie (AU/ES) and Hanni Kamaly (NO/SE) will… More

Open Call for Rupert’s Residency Program 2017

Rupert’s Residency Program is suited for local and international thinkers: artists, writers, curators, cultural managers, and academics, providing them with the opportunity to live and work in Vilnius while developing individual projects and immersing… More

NO ESCAPE FOR NOW

Rupert’s Educational program started a few months ago when Valentinas Klimašauskas brought all the programme participants to Liepkalnis skiing resort where plane spotters are watching planes and the house near Vilnius where Guantanamo prisoners… More

Rupert’s New Publications Launched

Rupert is happy to present two new publications published this month as a part of the project “Double Bind”. ‘A Solid Injury to the Knees’ (Rupert, 2016) is an anthology of essays, short stories and… More

Reading Room Sessions: “Ideologies Of Eastness in Central and Eastern Europe”

Rupert and Unthinkable kindly invites you to the first collective Reading Room of upcoming Reading Room series, opening space for discussions around cultural, social and geopolitical issues and turns in Central and Eastern Europe…. More

The workshop “How Does It Feel?” at Visaginas

On April 3-7 in Vilnius and Visaginas the workshop “How Does it Feel?” took place as a part of series events around the travelling exhibition “Double Bind”. The workshop was led by promising young… More

2 % Support for Rupert

This entry is only available in Lithuanian. Būtina užpildyti iki 2016 m. gegužės 1 dienos. Gerbiamieji, primename, kad pagal LR Paramos ir labdaros Įstatymą, iki š.m. gegužės 1 dienos galite teikti paramą neatvėrę piniginės…. More

Launch of our New YouTube Channel

Dear All, we’re thrilled to announce the launch of our new YouTube Channel. So far, we have uploaded five videos from our “Double Bind” lecture series, which you can find on our channel by… More

Joshua Simon: “The curatorial, the dividual and the materiality of debt”

Rupert invites you to talk by Joshua Simon at the CAC Reading Room, this coming Saturday at 4pm. The materiality of the commodity today is not limited to labor but expands to debt. Things… More

Reading Room Sessions: “The Xenofeminist Manifesto”

Dear all, please join us for a Rupert Reading Group session at Šaltinių st. 7 this coming Sunday April 24th at 4:00pm. We will discuss the Xenofeminist manifesto by the Laboria Cuboniks collective. We are happy that Katrina Burch, co-author… More

“Plays for the Strange Stranger” A performance by Jude Crilly & Floris Schönfeld

“Plays for the Strange Stranger” A performance by Jude Crilly & Floris Schönfeld Saturday 23 April 2016, 10pm at the CAC Basement Hall “Plays for the Strange Stranger” is a performance in four parts…. More

“Double Bind” opens in Reykjavik on 5 March

The Living Art Museum (Reykjavik, Iceland) together with The Academy of Fine Art at Oslo National Academy of the Arts and Rupert (Vilnius, Lithuania) present Double Bind, a travelling exhibition of new commissions. Double Bind… More

Workshop “How Does It Feel?”. Open Call for Vilnius Academy of Arts students

The workshop “How Does It Feel?” will take place in Visaginas between April 3 and 7. Vilnius Academy of Arts students age up to 25 years are invited to apply and participate in the… More

Educational Program 2016: New Participants Announced

The selections committee, consisting of artist Liudvikas Buklys, Jonas Žakaitis (Rupert Board of Trustees), Augustas Serapinas (artist), Maya Tounta (Curator, Rupert) and Justė Jonutytė (Director, Rupert) selected new participants for the 4th edition of… More

Reading Room Sessions: “The Future isn’t Working”

Dear all, join us for a reading group session at Rupert’s Reading Room this coming Monday Feb 8 at 5pm. We will discuss two chapters from Nick Srnicek and Alex Williams’ Inventing the Future:… More

Open Call for Rupert’s Residency Program 2016

Rupert’s Residency Program is suited for local and international thinkers: artists, writers, curators, cultural managers, and academics, providing them with the opportunity to live and work in Vilnius while developing individual projects and immersing… More

Open Call for the 4th edition of Rupert’s Alternative Education program

Our Alternative Education Program aims to combine self-directed education, interdisciplinary exchange and professional development. It is a resource aimed at creating opportunities for exchange between thinkers and producers based in different parts of the… More

Residency Selections: January – June 2016

We are thrilled to announce the results of the latest Residency Open Call. Final Selections were made by Maya Tounta, Rupert curator and Lina Lapelytė, artist. Joining us in January – June 2016: Julie Béna works… More

Accelerate@CERN Lithuania 2015/2016: Open Call (deadline extended)

Accelerate@CERN Lithuania is the first opportunity for a Lithuanian artist to carry out artistic research in the field of visual arts inspired by the world of particle physics in intense dialog with the scientists… More

Open Call (Winter—Spring, 2016)

Rupert’s Residency Program is suited for local and international thinkers: artists, writers, curators, cultural managers, and academics, providing them with the opportunity to live and work in Vilnius while developing individual projects and immersing… More

Residency Selections: July – December 2015

We are pleased to announce the selection of the following group of applicants to take part in the Rupert Residency Program for the period of July – December 2015. Candidates were selected through an… More

Open Call (July—December, 2015)

Rupert’s Residency Program is suited for local and international thinkers: artists, writers, curators, cultural managers, and academics, providing them with the opportunity to live and work in Vilnius while developing individual projects and immersing… More

BCC: Curators Go to The Bar 90+ Resident Selections

BCC: Curators Go to The Bar 90+ are happy to announce Eltons Kūns (LV) and Eoghan Ryan (IE) have been selected to take part in a one-moth residency at Rupert in March 2015. More… More

Open Call BCC: Curators Go to The Bar 90+

The open call for the month of March 2015 at Rupert is intended for BCC:Curators Go to The Bar 90+ event, curated by Blind Carbon Copy scheduled to take place in Vilnius late March featuring Rózsa Zita Farkas… More

Residents Announced for January-June, 2015

Dear All, I would like to welcome our new set of residents for the period of January-June 2015 selected through our Open Call by a jury consisting of artist and Vilnius Academy of Arts… More

Justė Jonutytė Appointed Director at Rupert

Rupert is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Director. Considering her already demonstrable contribution to the institution, the Board of Trustees selected Justė Jonutytė, Rupert’s former Artistic Director, for the position. Jonutytė… More

Educational Program 2014-2015: Participants announced

The selections committee, consisting of Lolita Jablonskienė (Director at the National Gallery of Art in Vilnius), Jonas Žakaitis (Rupert Board of Trustees), Augustas Serapinas (artist, Educational Program alumnus), Maya Tounta (Rupert Curator) and Justė… More

Open Call for Residencies 2015 January – June

Rupert’s Residency Program is suited for local and international thinkers: artists, writers, curators, cultural managers, and academics, providing them with the opportunity to live and work in Vilnius while developing individual projects and immersing… More

Open Call for the Educational Program 2014-2015

Our Educational Program was developed out of a need for combining art education and professional production, establishing knowledge exchange by a group of lecturers, participants, artists, curators and other international creative practitioners and researchers… More

New Residents Announced

Dear All, I’d like to reveal the names of new residents selected for the period of July- December, 2014. The jury, consisting of artist Liudvikas Buklys, curator Alex Davidson (Rupert’s Educational Program representative) and… More

Open Call to Participate in Ringa Workshop in Latvia

Rupert presents “Ringa”, a week-long workshop / residency, conceived and curated by Alex Davidson and Jacquelyn Davis (Rupert’s Educational Program) with key presentation by Laura Preston on 28 July – 2 August, 2014. This… More

Support Rupert – donate 2%

Support Rupert – donate 2% All taxpayers residing in Lithuania can transfer up to 2% of their income tax to an organization having the status of a support recipient with their annual tax return…. More

Open Call for residency program

Rupert is now accepting applications for residency period: 1 July – 21 December, 2014 (May 11 deadline). Rupert’s residency program invites thinkers – artists, writers, curators, publishers and other creative actors to stay in… More

Holiday greetings

Rupert team would like to wish you all a very happy Christmas and a great upcoming year! Thank you for visiting, participating, supporting and following us. We will return after the holiday season and continue… More

Open Call for residency program

Applications are now accepted for Winter, Spring and Summer residencies, 2014 until 20 December, 2013. Residency dates are 1 February—12 April or 21 April – 30 June 2014. There are two types of residencies:… More

Markus Miessen: The Uninvited Outsider | Event Cancelled

We regret to inform you that due to personal reasons Markus Miessen had to cancel his visit to Vilnius. The lecture and workshop will no longer take place on 9-10 December. Markus Miessen and… More

Public Announcement

We would like to inform you that the founder of Rupert Darius Žakaitis and Rupert’s Director Juan de Nieves have mutually decided on 4 November, 2013 to end the contract of Juan de Nieves as the… More

JOY & MIRROR

November 14, 2013 marked the end of the first Joy & Mirror creative residency Actions in the Island. The residency took place in Museo Fondazione MACC, in Calasetto, Sardinia, Italy and began in mid-October 2013. Four artists participated… More

JOY and MIRROR. Actions in the Island

The residency of Baltic artists in Calasetta will attempt to rearrange and disrupt the landscape and cultural activities and at the same time will not necessarily always happen on site. Guided by joy principle the encounters of localities will… More

Open Call for Photography Submissions

Rupert and Sraunus are publishing photography album ‘Like There’s No Tomorrow: Contemporary Lithuanian Photography.’ We would like to invite young Lithuanian photographers (up to 35 years old) to submit no more than 20 photographs… More

Open Call for Educational and Residency Programs

Dear All, We are thrilled to announce the second Open Call for Rupert Residencies Program. The applications for the autumn/winter residency round are accepted  until 18 August, 2013. Residency date is 15 October—22 December, 2013…. More

Open Call & Tour

Dear All, Applications are now officially open for Rupert’s Educational and Residency programs. The deadlines are : 14 JULY for the first round of residencies and 1 AUGUST for the Educational Program. To apply,… More

Trip to Documenta 13, Kassel, Germany

Rupert gets a car and drives to Kassel. Back on the 18th of September.

applications submission

To register to 2012-2013 Rupert’s programme, online Application Form should be sent.