International Performance Art Festival

September 15 – 17, 2017

NEWS

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Announcing artists participating in CREATurE 2017

photo by daina pupkevičiūtė, 2017

Year 2017 here is more hectic than usual – with Kaunas having announced the pursuit of the European Capital of Culture 2022 title, and then being awarded it, a boost amongst the cultural operators is expected and the first things from under the wing of ECC 2022 are already coming to live. This is a […]

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Towards a Collaborative Approach

The fifth CREATurE Live Art, focused on collaboration, which happened in a short span of days in the mid-September 2016, was really something. We owe a massive thank you to all the participants of the festival – great artists and wonderful human beings. As well we owe one huge hug to our amazing team of […]

Fifth “CREATurE Live Art” is starting tomorrow

We are glad to finally announce that the festival “CREATurE Live Art”, international feast of performance and live art, is starting tomorrow, Friday the 16th of September! Having all of the artist arrived, we are watching them take over the spaces of the gallery. Here the quiet preparation of Alastair Maclennan and Sandra Johnston is […]

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Before CREATurE Live Art festival CREATurEs are performing internationally

One of the two CREATurEs, Vaida Tamoševičiūtė, has performed a strong white – and – red piece on Tuesday, and another one – Daina Pupkevičiūtė – is preparing for a performance on Sunday. liquid presences performance ‘liquid presences’ originates in the need to talk about the connection between people, each one being a universe themselves, […]

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CREATurE team is preparing for the festival while performing themselves

While summer is nearing the end, one of the CREATurEs, Vaida Tamoševičiūtė, is preparing a performance “A.A.” for the 30th of August, that will take place at 17.00 in the VDU menu galerija 101 (Muitinės g. 7, Kaunas). Performance will be a part of the exhibition series “Today Before Yesterday” („Šiandien prieš vakar“), which is […]

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Full artist information is finally online

Let’s welcome the last weekend of summer with the last updates about the participants. From now on online information about two unique duos is available. One of the two is the duo of a Man and a Machine from Estonia, Industrial Devolution. We are intrigued for various reasons, one of those being the fact that […]

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Presenting Kainulainen & Latva and updating

The days of the festival are approaching fast, thus we’ll speeding up with the updates of the CREATurE Live Art. Please welcome Katri Kainulainen and Maximilian Latva, Finnish (as in Finland, not to mix up with “finish”) performance artists. You’ve / We’ve met them before, although more than a year ago: they were participating in […]

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Joakim Stampe & Chuyia Chia : from the other shore of the Baltic

It’s merely a month left till CREATurE Live Art! Let us introduce you to a couple of Swedish performers Joakim Stampe and Chuyia Chia. They’ve pretty much travelled the whole world in these last several years, creating astonishing work in the streets and galleries, parks and pavements in near and far places – setting foot […]

Announcing another duo: Jasmin Schaitl and William “Bilwa” Costa

Jasmin Schaitl and William "Bilwa" Costa

CREATurE is starting a new week with the presentation of one more duo: Jasmin Schaitl and William “Bilwa” Costa. Jasmin came to our attention in 2012 while CREATurE duo was performing in a performance art event in Tallinn (Estonia), in a factory formerly occupied by the Art Container collective. Given that in the last couple […]

NEXT IN THE FESTIVAL – [RED BIND]

Photo by Gloria Liccioli

Performance art duo [RED BIND] from Toulouse, France, has been in CREATurE’s focus for quite some time now: their videos were in the video program of the festival in 2013. Thus it is a great pleasure to be able to present this amazing duo in the festival edition 2016 live for two performances: one in the […]

Distance and Connections: Live Performance by CREATurE Duo

Vaida Tamoševičiūtė ir Daina Pupkevičiūtė.

CREATurE as in the artistic duo of Daina Pupkevičiūtė & Vaida Tamoševičiūtė, is doing a warm up before the start of the festival. On the 30 th of July, Saturday, they will perform a “Limitless Distances” performance. Given that one of the artists is at present in Kaunas, Lithuania, while the other – in Lutherstadt […]

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REGISTRATION FOR BOTH WORKSHOPS OPEN

We’re glad to announce open calls to both of the workshops that will be held during this year’s CREATurE Live Art Festival. This year we are inviting artists in various stages of their career and working with different medias, but interested to experience a collaborative approach to the performance art, for a full-day workshop led […]

First participant duo of CREATurE Live Art 2016 announced

First participant duo of CREATurE Live Art 2016 announced CREATurE is starting to announce the lineup of the artists, performing in this year’s festival edition, 16/18 September. Let’s start with the United – Kingdom based performance art duo WEEKS & WHITFORD. Having travelled through some of the most interesting international performance art festivals, they are […]

creatureliveart.lt is back online!

London, United Kingdom; 2016.

After a minor re-structuring, the www is coming back online – about time, given that the next edition of the festival is approaching and is going to hit us in two months. For starters we are announcing that CREATurE Live Art 2016 is going to have two great workshops this year, one of them – […]

Presenting the Theme & Statement 2016

CREATurE Live Art

The question to ourselves at CREATurE and the artists that are joining CREATurE 2016 is about the tensions that arise in the collaboration of two artists, about the power struggles they have to surmount in order to produce a work that is satisfactory to both members of the duo, how they go about the authorship […]

Winter CREATurE. Duration. 4×4.

Performance art platform CREATurE, to continue its series of yearly winter events, presents a four-hour long evening throughout which four artists will present four-hour-long works. Each of them was proposed to produce a work on any theme, with any means and materials of their liking, as an only reference having the framework of four hours […]

CREATURE LIVE ART / 15-17.09.2017 / KAUNAS