Curriculum vitae
DAINIUS LISKEVICIUS, born 1970 in Kaunas, Lithuania; lives and works in Vilnius, since 1998 member of Lithuanian Interdisciplinary Artists’s Association (LTMKS).

Education:
2010–2012 Vilnius Academy of Arts, postgraduate art studies, Vilnius, Lithuania
1990–1996 Vilnius Academy of Arts, Department of Sculpture, Vilnius, Lithuania

Solo Exhibitions:
2015
Museum. Pavilion of Lithuania. 56th International Art Exhibition La Biennale di Venezia, Italy
Exit/Resurrection, Galeria Foksal, Warsaw
2014
Labyrinthus. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius
2013
Projections of the Thirteenth point. Gallery Artifex, Vilnius
Performance Pieta. 7md newspaper art project
The Beginning. Katinelis & Gaidelis online
2012
Museum. Galerie für Zeitgenossische Kunst, Leipzig, Germany
Museum. National Gallery of Art, Vilnius
Museum: Folow–Up. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius
Without Anger. Gallery 101, Kaunas, Lithuania
2011
Catharsis. Gallery Akademija, Vilnius
2010
One–minute Portrait of George Maciunas Saying CIAO! Smoke sculpture–performance, Fluxus Ministry, Vilnius
2009
Picnic, Artscape (with Atelier van Lieshout). Gallery Vartai, Vilnius
2008
X–Ray. Lithuanian Art '08: Photography, Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius
Obelisque. Baroti Gallery, Klaipeda, Lithuania
Obelisque. Installation. Artist’s apartment, Vilnius
2004
High Culture Unexplored Dream. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius
The Centres of the World / Enjoy Yourself. San Francisco Airport, USA
2003
Timer/ 8 sec. Antanas Moncys House Museum, Palanga, Lithuania
2002
Timer/ 8 sec. Gallery „ARTeritorija“, Kaunas, Lithuania (with N. Livbjerg)
1999
In/ Out, Baltic Art Centre, Visby, Sweden
1998
DDD. Artist’s studio. Vilnius, Lithuania (with D. Bastys and D. Jankauskas)
1996
God – Spiritual Attraction of Man. Jutempus Gallery, Vilnius
1994
Migration. Honda Sale–Room. Vilnius

Selected Group Exhibitions:
2014

Telling Tales. CentrePasquArt Kunsthaus, Biel/Bienne, Switzeland; National Gallery of Art, Vilnius; KUMU Art Museum, Tallinn
Orangeria. Uzutrakio dvaras, Lithuania
ARTVILNIUS’14. 5th Art Fair, Vilnius
Prototypes. National Gallery of Art, Vilnius
A Show as/on (Artistic) Research. Project space Malonioji 6, Vilnius
2013
Illusionists. On stage design and contemporary art. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius
Art festival Summertime Readings. Cesis, Latvia; Summertime Readings. Selected works from Cesis Art Festival exhibition, Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius
Every Day to Die Again, Project space Malonioji 6, Vilnius
Part of a Larger Whole. Lithuanian Contemporary Art. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius; 12 Star Gallery, London
Reverse Perspective. Gallery Kaire–Dešine, Vilnius
2012
MENAmaS. Fluxus Ministry, Kaunas, Lithuania
2011
Monuments Which Are Not. A Walk around Vilnius. National Gallery of Art, Vilnius
Commune Art, Lithuanian Interdisciplinary Artists’s Association (LTMKS), Vilnius
License to Create. Gallery Akademija, Vilnius
2010
Lithuanian Art 2000–2010: Ten Years. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius
Drawing. Lithuania. Lithuanian Embassy in London, London
Independent Drawing Gig No. 6. Fluxus Ministry, Vilnius
Open Interdisciplinary Artists Studios. Fluxus Ministry, Vilnius
From Artists Studios. Gallery Vartai, Vilnius
2009
Independent Drawing Gig No. 5. Het Wilde Weten, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Independent Drawing Gig No. 5. Mika Rasanen Studio, Vilnius
This is Not a Title. 24 hour festival and retrospective, Vilnius
Elephant Bullet. Kaunas in Art, Kaunas, Lithuania
The Heroes of Our Days. Jonas Mekas Visual Art Centre, Vilnius
2008
Elephant Bullet. Kumu Art Museum, Tallinn
NIIR: From Idea to Reproduction. Jonas Mekas Visual Art Centre, Vilnius
Lithuanian Art '08: Photography. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius
Baltic Pop. Giedre Bartelt Galerie, Berlin
2007
Still Here. Humour in post–communistic performative video. Artspace, Sydney
2006
Independent Drawing Gig (IDG). Vol. 2. Museum of Contemporary Art, Skopje, Macedonia
International Performance Art Festival Dimension 1. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius
101.3 KM: Competition and Cooperation. Kaunas Picture Gallery, Kaunas, Lithuania
2005
VIII Biennial of Graphics of the Baltic Countries. Kaliningrad State Art Gallery, Russia
2004
Project Erosion. Klaipeda Art Hall, Lithuania
In My Own Juice. Rottermann Salt Storage, Tallinn
The Others Are Me. Bunkier Sztuki, Krakow, Poland
2003
24/7 Wilno–Nueva York. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius
2002
Lithuanian Insight: Photography 1960 to Now. Fotografie Forum International, Frankfurt/ M., Germany
2001
The 1st Valencia Biennial. Video Room, Valencia, Spain
Fluxus at Art in General. Gallery Art in General, New York
Self–Esteem. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius
Too Close, too Distant. Grand Hall of Riga, Riga
Walls for Nato. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius
Mail Art. Fundacao de Serralves, Porto, Portugal
Acid / Photo. Siauliai Art gallery, Šiauliai, Lithuania
2000
Innocent Life. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius
Parallel Progressions. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius
Later, You Will Come in. Stuttgart Academy of Fine Arts Gallery, Stuttgart, Germany
Intrigue / Provocation. Kaunas, Lithuania
Port of Art. Kotka, Finland
Marseille–Vilnius–Warszawa. Academy of Arts, Warsaw, Poland
ArtGenda. Helsinki, Finland
1999–2000
N.E.W.S. The Baltic Biennial of Contemporary Art. Castle of Pomeranian Dukes, Szczecin, Poland; Gallery NOASS, Riga; Baltic Art Centre, Gotland’s Art Museum, Visby, Sweden
1999
Flat ’99. Site–specific project. Vilnius
Lithuanian Art 1989–1999: Ten Years. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius
NL–LT, Begane Grond. Art Centre Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Image + Sound. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius
1998
The Different, The Same. Bergens Kunstforening, Bergen, Norway
Cool Places. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius, Lithuania
1997
Europe > Humanisme. Frac Alsace, Selestat, France
Lithuanian Art, 1997: Galleries Present. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius
Dimension O. Festival of Performance Art. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius
DDD. Gallery Arka, Vilnius
Lithuanian Dialogues. Stazione Marittima, Trieste, Italy
1996
New Lithuania. Academy of Arts, Gdansk, Poland
The Sign for Kaunas 2. Kaunas, Lithuania
Concept – Fact. Kaunas Picture Gallery, Kaunas, Lithuania
Subordination. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius
1995
For Beauty. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius
1995: Art in Lithuania. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius
1994
Bread and Salt. Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius; College of Art, Edinburgh, UK; Cornerhouse, Manchester, UK

Grants, scholarships, residencies:
2013
AIR – Artist in Residence. Krems an der Donau, Austria
2011
Golden Cross for the courage to reveal himself and conceptual theatrical form in the production of The Lower Depths (with the director Oskaras Koršunovas)
2005–2006
Lithuanian Ministry of Culture, State Scholarship
2003
Grant of Antanas Moncys
Diploma: Lithuanian architecture 2000–2003: Introspection. Monument of King Mindaugas and territory design in Vilnius (architect Donaldas Trainauskas, sculptor Dainius Liškevicius).
2001
Lithuanian Ministry of Culture, State Scholarship
1998
Nordic Institute for Contemporary Art (NIFCA) Residence, Helsinki
1997
Lithuanian Ministry of Culture, State Scholarship for young artists
1995
Second Degree diploma for creative work. Cite Internationale des Arts residence, Paris
1994
The Most interesting young artist award at the group exhibition Bread and Salt, Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius