Biography

Born 1983, Palanga, Lithuania

Lives and works in London

 

 

Education

2013
Mphil/PhD in Photography, Royal College of Art, London

2009

MA in Photography, Royal College Of Art, London

2006

BA in Editorial Photography, University of Brighton, Brighton

 

 

Solo Exhibitions

2016

Parafin, London

To Bridges, Still House Group, New York

2013

Ffotogallery, Turner House, Penarth

2011

Photographers Association, London

Vilniaus Fotografijos Galerija, Vilnius

2010

Camera 16, Milan

2009

Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania, London

 

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2015

Tbilisi Photo Festival 2015, Writers’ House Georgia

Krakow Photomonth Festival 2015, Mocak (Museum of Contemporary Art in Kraków)

Conflict, Time, Photography, Museum Folkwang, Essen

2014

Conflict, Time, Photography, Tate Modern, London

Postwar Stories, Kaunas Photography Gallery, Kaunas

Viewfinders. Contemporary Baltic and Nordic Photography, 14th China Pingyao International Photography Festival, Pingyao

Viewfinders. Contemporary Baltic and Nordic Photography, Riga Photo Month, Riga

2013

Poetic Documents, Lithuanian Presidency of Culture 2013, Rotes Rathaus, Berlin; Granze Town Museum, Granze; Street Level Photoworks, Glasgow; Lithuanian Culture Centre, ZPAF Gallery, Warsaw; National Gallery of Art, Vilnius

2012

Moments of Reprieve, Paradise Row, London

2011

Collettiva – Memoria Variablle, Galeria Milano, Milan

Les Rencontres d’Arles, Provence

2010

The House of Nobleman, London

Trys, Fotohof Gallery, Salzburg

Victoria and Albert Museum, London

The Road to Contemporary Art, Camera16, Art Fair, Rome

Updating. UK. Photography in Britain after 2000, Camelot Gallery & Gallery Imago Mundi – Foundation, Krakow

Hyeres International Festival of Fashion and Photography, Hyeres

The Open West, Summerfield Gallery, Cheltenham

The Photographers Gallery, London

James Hyman Gallery, London

2009

Paris Photo, Photographer Gallery, Paris

Chelsea College of Art & Design, London

Hoopers Gallery, London

Show RCA, Gulbenkian Gallery, Royal College of Art, London

Prix Leica, Hockney Gallery, Royal College of Art, London

2008

Royal College of Art, London

2007

Yossi Milo Gallery, New York, NY

Stills Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland

Independent Photographers Gallery, Battle

Crane Kalman Gallery, Brighton

2006

Jerwood Photography Awards, Jerwood Space, London

Editorial Photography Degree Show 2006, Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, London

Degree Show 2006, University of Brighton, Grand Parade, Brighton

2005

2nd Year Show, University of Brighton, Grand Parade, Brighton

 

Grants and Awards

2013

The Arts Foundation, Still Life Photography – Shortlisted

2011

Discovery Award, Les Recontres Arles Photographie – Nominated by Simon Baker, Tate Senior Curator, International Art (Photography)

2010

Paul Huf Award – Nominee

Magenta Foundation, Flash Forward – Bright Spark Award

Hyeres International Festival of Fashion and Photography

2009

National Media Museum’s Photography Bursary

Hoopers Gallery Prize

Metro Imaging Award

2008

Leica Prize – Shortlisted

Artist in Residency, Cite internationale des Arts, Paris

Fujifilm Distinction Awards – Third Prize

2007

Terry O’Neill Award – Specially Commended

First London International Creative Competition – Shortlisted

Arts Council Grant

International Color Awards, 2nd Annual Photography Master Cup – Nominee in Still Life

Pilsner Urquell International Photography Awards 2007 – Fine Art – Still Life – Honorable Mention

International Photographic Art Prize “Arte Laguna” – Finalist

2006

Jerwood Photography Award– Winner

Nominated for Student of the Year Award

 

 

Selected Collections

Victoria and Albert Museum, London

David Roberts Collection, London

The collection of Jay Jopling, London

Derwent London, London

Exhibitions

Art Fairs

Contact

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