REMIGIJUS KRIUKAS, Lithuania
Born in 1961 in Panevėžys, Lithuania. Graduated from Lithuanian State Institute of Fine Arts and started working as a glass designer at the Panevėžio Stiklas JSC. In 2000, he founded his own studio of glass design in Panevėžys where he now creates. Since 1985, he has been taking an active part in exhibitions and symposiums in Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Russia, Ukraine, Bulgaria, Luxembourg, Germany, Finland, Denmark, Sweden, the USA and other countries as well as in creative symposia in Lithuania, Latvia, Russia, Estonia, Ukraine, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Germany, Slovakia. He became a Foreign Member of the National Art Academy of Ukraine in 2013. What is more, in 2013 he became an Honorary Member (Academician) of the Russian Academy of Arts. His works were obtained by art museums in Lithuania, Russia, Hungary, Germany, Ukraine and Latvia. Since 2014, he has been organizing the „Glass Jazz” symposiums on the basis of the Glass Remis Studio.
STONES OF MARS, 2012, blown glass, grinding, polishing, D 30 cm, D 11 cm
BLUE SAIL, 2016, blown glass, 51x37x7 cm