During the four days of ArtVilnius’15, Exhibition and Congress Centre LITEXPO was proud to meet 18.5 thousand visitors of the art fair; about 100 artworks were sold for 200 thousand euro. These figures once again evidence the stable anchoring of the contemporary art fair, which was held for the sixth time this year, both in the local and global art markets and on the list of the events to visit by art lovers. ArtVilnius’15 presented 55 galleries from 15 countries of the world, including Ukraine which was this year’s guest country.
The panel of judges composed of art critics and journalist, chaired by Prof. Dr. Raminta Jurėnaitė, traditionally selected the best participants of the art fair. The winners received prizes established by art fair partners Nestle Baltics and Lietuvos Rytas. The winners are:
The Best ArtVilnius’15 Installation – Nikita  Shalenny “Siberia”, Ukraine
  2015-06-25 18-36-36 author Rytis Seskaitis   

The Best ArtVilnius’15 Artist  – Laima Oržekauskienė-Ore (presented by “ArtCart” gallery Kaunas)

  Geriausios muges menininke  Laima Oržekauskienė-Ore. R.Seskaicio nuotr. 

The Best ArtVilnius’15 Lithuanian Gallery
– “Prospekto” gallery, Vilnius

  Geriausios muges lietuviska galerija Prospekto (Vilnius). R.Seskaicio nuotr.

The Best ArtVilnius’15 Foreign Galler
y  – TSEKH, Ukraine, Kyiv

  2015-06-25 18-43-02 author Rytis Seskaitis

The Best ArtVilnius’15 Young  Artist, under 35  (Eur 1,000 prize by Law Firm COBALT, maecenas of the Fair) – Petras Lincevičius. Presented by Vilnius Art Academy exhibition halls “Titanikas”

  Geriausios muges jaunasis menininkas P.Lincevicius.  R.Seskaicio nuotr.

The Best ArtVilnius’15 Gallery audience award – ArtCo Gallery (Germany)


The Best ArtVilnius’15 Artist audience award  Monika Dirsytė (performance “I’m your sun”)

  2015-06-28 17-05-47 author Rytis Seskaitis

ARTVILNIUS’15 Judging Panel for Awards: 

  • Dr. Prof. Raminta Jurėnaitė, Chairlady of the Panel, art critic
  • Dr. Agnė Narušytė, art critic
  • Simon Hewitt, art critic, art-market journalist (Switzerland)
  • Ernestas Parulskis, art critic
  • Virginijus Kinčinaitis, art critic

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