bio

Born in Klaipeda, Lithuania. Lives and works in Scotland.

Education
2015-2016 MLitt Fine Art Practice (Distinction), Print Media, Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, Scotland
2009-2013 BA (Hons) Fine Art (First Class Degree), Duncan of Jordanstone Collage of Art and Design, Dundee, Scotland

Awards
2014 Edinburgh Printmakers Award
2014 Royal Scottish Academy Chalmers-Jervise Prize
2013 Barns-Graham Travel Award
2013 RSA New Contemporaries 2014: Selected Artist
2013 Bernard Cooper Memorial Prize
2012 The Armistead Prize

Residencies
House for an Art Lover, Glasgow, Scotland
Dumfries House, Cumnock, Scotland
Klaipėda Culture Communication Center (KCCC) A-i-R Program ‘Travel Agency’, Klaipeda, Lithuania
Barns-Graham Travel Award self-directed residency across Poland

Collections
RSA Collection (‘Tide’ 2014, etching)
Dumfries House (‘How things feel when they shake each other’ 2016. cyanotype)

Selected exhibitions
2017
Southside Salon, Southside Fringe Festival, House for an Art Lover, Glasgow
The Law of Materials, Glasgow Print Studio, Glasgow
Steal the Show, Glasgow Open House Arts Festival, Glasgow
2016
Originality 2016, Sichuan Fine Arts Institute, Cheng Du, China
RGI Annual Exhibition, Mitchel Library, Glasgow
Collective Memory (the past and the future is ours), Celine, Glasgow
Collective Memory (the past and the future is ours), Bushwick studios, New York
Glasgow School of Art Graduate Degree Show, Tontine Building, Glasgow
We never went skiing, House for an Art Lover, Glasgow
Lines of Thought, Tontine Building, Glasgow
2015
Ripperz, VisualArtistUnit, Glasgow
Work Out, Edinburgh Art Festival, The Number Shop, Edinburgh
Primordial Soup, partnership with ASCUS, Edinburgh Science Festival, The Number Shop, Edinburgh
2014
zero in on, Klaipeda Exhibition Hall, Klaipeda, Lithuania
SSA Annual Exhibition, Royal Scottish Academy Building, Edinburgh
RSA Open, Royal Scottish Academy Building, Edinburgh
No Fixed Abode, Edinburgh Printmakers, Edinburgh
Draw-in, St. Margaret’s House, Edinburgh
RSA Annual Exhibition, Royal Scottish Academy Building, Edinburgh
RSA New Contemporaries Exhibition 2014, Royal Scottish Academy Building, Edinburgh
Members Show, GENERATOR Projects, Dundee
2013
Impact 8, Dundee
Artsyland 7, Wall Projects, Montrose
Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design Degree Show 2013, DJCAD, Dundee
Members Show, GENERATOR projects, Dundee

Publications
2014 02 The Grind Magazine Issue IV
2013 06 Satellite Zine ‘Funeral’
2013 04 Yuk ’n yum Spring Issue
2012 01 Satellite 6 Zine ‘The Seen’

Press
‘Meet Your Maker at Stirling Castle’s Great Big History Weekend’, Craft Scotand, http://www.craftscotland.org/whats-on/event_details.html?meet-your-maker-at-stirling-castles-great-big-history-weekend&event_id=7314
‘The Number Shop: Primordial Soup’, Summerhall TV, https://vimeo.com/124311424
‘Art review: RSA New Contemporaries 2014, Edinburgh’, The Scotsman, http://www.scotsman.com/lifestyle/arts/visual-arts/art-review-rsa-new-contemporaries-2014-edinburgh-1-3316062
‘Own Art: RSA New Contemporaries 2014’, The Skinny, http://www.theskinny.co.uk/art/features/306930-own_art_rsa_new_contemporaries_2014
‘Degree Shows 2013: Duncan of Jordanstone, Dundee’, National Collective, http://nationalcollective.com/2013/05/30/degree-shows-2013-duncan-of-jordanstone-dundee/

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