Folk art   /   Pottery

Pottery

Vida Daukšienė
dauksiene
1963 02 20 born in Klaipėda.
Potter.
In 1986 she graduated from the Art Faculty of Šiauliai Pedagogical Institute.
She takes part in folk fairs and exhibitions. The artist creates medals for special occasions and bells.
In 1996 she became a member of Lithuanian Folk Artist Association Žemaitija Department.

 
Julius Katauskas
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1963 05 20 born in Šilutė.
Potter, painter.
He lives and creates in Šilutė.
Julius has been engaged in pottery for 16 years. At present he is interested in ferment ceramic technique and painting.
He is a member of Lithuanian Folk Artist Association Žemaitija Department.

 
Aida Kuznecovienė
kuznecoviene
1963 12 16 born in Klaipėda.
Potter..
She graduated from Klaipėda Sewing College. Aida studied pottery at Klaipėda Students Self – Expression Centre. Her teacher was a potter Vida Daukšienė. In 1998 she became a folk master. Since this year she has been participating in exhibitions. At present Aida is working as a teacher of pottery in kindergarten ‘‘Ąžuoliukas‘‘.
She is a member of Lithuanian Folk Artist Association Žemaitija Department.

 
Raimondas Prikockis
prikockis1953 04 13 born in Vilnius.
Potter.
He has been interested in different forms of art (jewelery, amber,wood processing) since childhood. He has been restoring Lithuanian churches for 10 years and has leant to create colourful window vitrages. The artist creates original works of black ceramics. He has participated in exhibitions in Lithuania and abroad.
In 1987 he became a member of Lithuanian Folk Artist Association Žemaitija Department.
In 2000 he received the State scholarship for work with children. 

 
Robertas Simaitis
simaitisBorn in 1963 in Juodkrantė (Neringa).
Potter.
He studied at Telšiai Deaf Boarding School and Vilnius Deaf Boarding School.
In 1984 he entered professional technical high school Nr. 52 in Kaunas. While he was studying, he was working as a clay potter at Jiesia Artistic Ceramics factory in Kaunas.
From 1990 to 1997 he worked as a clay potter at Vilnius Art Factory.
Since 1997 Robertas has been living in his home town Neringa.
He participates in exhibitions in Lithuania and abroad.
He is a member of Lithuanian Folk Artist Association Žemaitija Department..

 
Laima Stankutė ir Remigijus Jucius
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Laima Stankutė born in 1960 Priekulė.
Remigijus Jucius born in 1965 m. Šilutė.
Potters.
This folk artists‘ tandem has been loyal to pottery for 19 years.
They are members of Lithuanian Folk Artist Association Žemaitija Department.

 
Rita Valaikienė
valaikiene1960 11 08 born in Klaipėda.
Potter.
Kuria koliažus iš įvairių gamtos elementų.
She creates collages of different natural elements.
She is the leader of children pottery society ‘‘Molinukas‘‘.
In 2000 she became a member of Lithuanian Folk Artist Association Žemaitija Department. She participates in exhibitions in Lithuania and abroad.

 
Janina ir Jonas Vilimai
j_j_vilimaiJonas Vilimas
Potter.
1927 08 11 born in Kuršėnai in Šiauliai district.
In 1960 he became a member of Lithuanian Folk Artist Association Žemaitija Department. He has participated in exhibitions since 1959. He has held one solo exhibition and taken part in 19 folk art exhibitions. In 1972 he got the name of the Best Potter.
Janina Vilimienė
                                        Potter.
                                       
1926 09 19 born in the village Sauginiai in Šiauliai district.
                                       In 1960 she became a member of Lithuanian Folk Artist Association Žemaitija Department..
                                       She has taken part in exhibitions since 1959. She has held one solo 
                                       exhibition and taken part in 30 folk art exhibitions.

 
Jonas Vilimas
J_vilimas

1950 04 04 born in Kuršėnai.
Potter.
He continues the pottery tradition of his family.
He participates in folk fairs and exhibitions.
He is a member of Lithuanian Folk Artist Association Žemaitija Department.

 
Leokadija Vilimienė
leokadija_vilimiene1951 05 23 born in Darbėnai.
Potter.
In 1971 she graduated from Klaipėda Polytechnical College.
She takes part in folk art fairs and exhibitions.
In 1975 she became a member of Lithuanian Folk Artist Association Žemaitija Department.

 
Rita ir Egidijus Vilimai

vilimaiRita Vilimienė
1958 10 19 born in Klaipėda.
Potter.
In 1983 she became a member of Lithuanian Folk Artist Association Žemaitija Department.
She has taken part in exhibitions since 1982.
Her works have been exhibited in 17 folk exhibitions.
Egidijus Vilimas
                                                         1961 05 15 born in Klaipėda.
                                                         Potter.
                                                         In 1981 he became a member of Lithuanian Folk Artist Association Žemaitija
                                                         Department.
                                                         He has taken part in exhibitions since 1981.
                                                         His works have been exhibited in 24 folk exhibitions.

 
Leonas Žukas
zukas1957 09 16 born in Klaipėda.
Potter.
He got the basic knowledge of pottery at the Klaipėda Art School for children.
He takes part in exhibitions.
In 2004 he became a member of Lithuanian Folk Artist Association Žemaitija Department.
Leonas lives and creates in Klaipėda.