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Organized by: Vytautas Magnus University (Lithuania), Jutempus Interdisciplinary Art Program (Lithuania), Balticada (Lithuania), with participation of Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Program in Art, Culture and Technology (USA).

Scientific Committee

Chair: Gediminas Urbonas, artist and Professor at the Department of Architecture, Director of the MIT’s Program in Art, Culture and Technology, USA


Nomeda Urbonienė, artist and researcher at NTNU: Norwegian University of Science & Technology; research affiliate at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
dr. Jurgita Staniškytė, art researcher, Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Professor of Performance Studies Department at Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania
dr. Jūratė Tutlytė, architectural/art historian, Associate Professor, Head of Department of Art History and Criticism, supervisor of Creative Industry study program, Lithuania
Jonathan Crisman, architect and urbanist, and a Project Director and Core Faculty for the Urban Humanities Initiative, Department of Architecture and Urban Design at UCLA, USA
Ann Lok Lui, architect and Assistant Professor in Architecture, Interior Architecture, and Designed Objects (AIADO), School of the Art Institute Chicago
dr. Ed Carroll, community arts practitioner, founder of Blue Drum, Ireland
dr. Tomas S.Butkus, urbanist, publisher, researcher at the Institute of Urban Design, Architecture and Design of Vilnius Academy of Arts, Lithuania
Viktorija Rusinaitė, analyst, candidate of Political science of Vytautas Magnus University, coworker at research platform @Balticada, Lithuania
Dionizas Litvaitis, media researcher, freelance journalist, coworker at research platform @Balticada, Lithuania

Organisational Committee

Chair: Nomeda Urbonienė, Norwegian University of Science & Technology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA


Ina Žurkuvienė, Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania
Šarūnas Bagdonas, For Lithuania Without Quotation Marks, Lithuania
dr. Julija Reklaitė, architecture researcher, Cultural Attaché at the Embassy of Lithuania in Rome, Italy
Dionizas Litvaitis, Balticada, Lithuania


Concept and curation: Nomeda Urbonas (Norwegian University of Science & Technology, Norway), Gediminas Urbonas (MIT Program in Art, Culture & Technology, Cambridge, USA)

Editorial: Ann Lok Lui (School of the Art Institute Chicago, USA), Jonathan Crisman (University of California, Los Angeles, USA)

Supported by: The Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Lithuania; Lithuanian Council for Culture; Research Council of Lithuania; United States Embassy in Vilnius. Media partner: Partners: The Centre for Civil Education, Doxa, National Gallery of Arts, Architecture Fund, Lux Express.