Remigijus Kriukas

Born 14.03.1961in  Panevėžy/ Lithunia
Since 1992 member of Lithuanian Union of Artists
1985   grad. from Lithuanian State Institute of Fine Arts, spec. of glass art; started working at JSC “Panevėžio stiklas”
Since 1985 takes part in the regional and international exhibitions and demonstrations in symposiums.
1993-2000 work as a designer in a workshop of glass design JSC “Panevėžio stiklas”
1993 worked in Denmark, Bornholm at glass masters’ C. Maeker (“Snogebaek glashutte” studio) and P. Hunner (“Baltic Sea Glass” studio).Well acquainted with Latvian, Byelorussian, Ukrainian schools of glass design.
from 2000 own studio of glass design in Panevėžys

2006 Lithuanian Confederation of Industrialists Award; Professional certificate and knight‘s of profession mark "For the glorification of the country in various exhibitions
2009 Exh. "Art Day in Panevezys 2009"- "For the creative maturity".
2010 Symposium in Lviv, Ukraine; silver medal of Ukraine National Art Academy for creative achievements.
2011 selected "The man of  the year of Panevėžys " for the significant increase in export, an impressive art exhibitions, permanent  art exp. and active participation in representing Panevezys art and business nationally and abroad.
2012 Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation, the All-Russian Decorative-Applied and Folk Art Museum diploma "For the modern visual solution".
2013 Russian Academy of Arts; Honorary member .
2014 Lithuanian Artists' Association ; Gold Badge, for promotion of contemporary glass art in Lithuania and abroad
2014 Ukrainian Academy of Arts; Foreign Member of the Academy
His works were obtained by art museums of the Vilnius Art Museum, Art Museum in Budapest HU, Frauenau Glass Museum DE , Lviv Art Museum UA, Lviv Museum of Glass UA, Evald Okas Museum EE, Russia Decorative - Applied and folk Art Museum in Moscow RU, K.A.Savitsky galleries Penza‘ branch of glass and crystal museum in Nikolsk RU, Riga‘ Museum of Glass LV, Finnish glass Museum in Riihimäki FI, Kuskov Palace in Moscow RU

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