Artist Liz Pugh: “Art helps create the desired version of the world“

“I thought – great, I will be quarantined in Kaunas and I will finally be able to follow a diet. Instead, I order a new dish of Lithuanian cuisine…


Community Fluxus Festival 2020 – Will we climb or not climb the Parodos hill?

Last year the beginning of autumn was marked by a strange, interesting, noisy and colourful phenomenon, namely, climbing the Parodos hill at…


Kaunas district is celebrating the final of the “Kaunas 2022” project „Contemporary Elderships“ for more than a month

Participants of the “Kaunas and Kaunas District – European Capital of Culture 2022” project “Contemporary Elderships” celebrate the culmination of…


Performing arts festival “ConTempo” announces the programme: from opera in the hangar to an engaging modern circus

Fans of performing arts can mark their calendars on 18–23 August. The organisers of the international festival “ConTempo” prepared a 6-day programme…


Festival ConTempo Invites to Dive into Performing Arts: Presents Two Programmes in Kaunas

The international performing arts festival ConTempo returns to Kaunas and Kaunas district and has good news for those who have missed culture – this…


Designers at the COVID-19 doorstep: the pandemic has caused fast and drastic life changes. How to “reboot” the world?

“Integrated design and its solutions create and shape our understanding of how a city and life in a city should look like. Form and content affect…


Creative scenarios for saving the world – in a virtual “meeting” of the UNESCO Cities of Design

On the 14th of July at a convenient time for all the countries a virtual discussion “The Power of Design in Response to the Global Crisis and…


Kaunas assessed by the European Commission to become the European Capital of Culture 2022. The only question is: “Are residents of Kaunas optimistic enough?”

“Kaunas – European Capital of Culture 2022” has already submitted the second report to the European Commission’s expert panel on how the city and the…


“Rebooting” the World: A UNESCO Creative Cities Debate on the Role of Design

The UNESCO Creative Cities of Design network, which unites 40 cities around the globe, is organizing an open virtual discussion on "The power of…


STAR Cities share ways to engage locals in river tourism

STAR Cities is a project of the Interreg Europe – a programme aimed to help the European region to prepare and execute their regional policy, in this…