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2019 06 05
Minister of Culture M. Kvietkauskas: Poland is an important partner for our cultural cooperation

Mindaugas Kvietkauskas, the Minister of Culture, visiting Warsaw for a working visit, met with the Deputy Prime Minister of Poland, Minister of Culture and National Heritage, prof. Piotr Gliński. 

2019 05 31
Professor Irena Veisaitė receives “Borderlander” title

At the solemn ceremony which took place in Sejny, literature researcher, theatrologist, founder of the Open Society Fund-Lithuania, professor Irena Veisaitė was awarded the “Borderlander” title. It is one of the most prestigious awards in Poland.

2019 05 11
Minister of Culture: the Lithuanian pavilion at the Venice Biennale doesn't leave the audience indifferent

Minister of Culture Mindaugas Kvietkauskas opened the Lithuanian pavilion at the International Venice Biennial. This time the Lithuanian beach was set up in it - a contemporary opera-performance "Sun & Sea" (Marina) by director Rugilė Barzdžiukaitė, writer Vaiva Grainytė and composer Lina Lapelytė.

2019 05 11
Memorandum of Understanding signed by Ministers of Culture of Lithuanian and Italy

Minister of Culture Mindaugas Kvietkauskas and the Italian Minister of Culture Alberto Bonisol signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Cultural Cooperation between the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Lithuania and the Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities of Italian Republic on Saturday.

2019 05 03
Minister of Culture visiting Paris Mindaugas Kvietkauskas: It is necessary to introduce mechanisms for protection of cultural heritage

Mindaugas Kvietkauskas, Minister of Culture visiting Paris for a working visit, participated in an informal meeting of European Union Ministers of Culture and European Affairs.

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2019 04 08
The Minister of Culture met with the Ambassador of the United Kingdom

Issues related to strengthening of cultural ties, development of joint projects in various fields of culture and art, cooperation in media and information literacy were discussed at a meeting of Minister of Culture Mindaugas Kvietkauskas and the United Kingdom Ambassador Claire Lawrence on Monday.

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2019 04 04
Possibilities of broadening cultural ties between Lithuania and Kazakhstan were discussed

New accents are constantly being added to the cultural ties between Lithuania and Kazakhstan, that allow them to know each other better. This was discussed at a meeting of Minister of Culture Mindaugas Kvietkauskas with the Ambassador of Kazakhstan Viktor Tembirbajev, which took place on Thursday.

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2019 04 04
The Minister of Culture discussed preparations for the Shanghai International Arts Festival with the delegation from China

Minister of Culture Mindaugas Kvietkauskas met with the delegation of Shanghai International Arts Festival and discussed presentation of the Lithuanian culture at the festival in the next year as a guest.

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2019 04 02
Development of Lithuanian-Ukrainian cultural dialogue continues

Intensive cooperation between Lithuania and Ukraine has been successful in many areas of culture and art - the Minister of Culture Mindaugas Kvietkauskas noted on Tuesday at the meeting with Mykola Kniazhytskyi, Chairman of the Committee on Culture and Spirituality of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine.

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2019 04 02
The Minister of Culture presented Dr. Arūnas Gelūnas, the Director of the Lithuanian Art Museum

The new head of the Lithuanian Art Museum Arūnas Gelūnas was presented to his colleagues and is starting work today.

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2019 04 01
Dr. Ina Pukelytė, the New Head of Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis National Museum of Art, assumed her duties

Minister of Culture Mindaugas Kvietkauskas National Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis Museum of Art presented the employees of the new director of the museum, Doc. Dr. Ina Pukelytė. 

2019 03 27
Minister of Culture: "Lithuanian Story" strengthens cultural ties with Israel

On Tuesday, Minister of Culture Mindaugas Kvietkauskas, who is on a working visit to Israel, welcomed guests, participants and organizers of the Lithuanian Contemporary Culture Festival “Lietuviškas pasakojimas (Lithuanian Story). Culture Festival in Tel Aviv 2019”.

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