Ingrida Veliutė

Ingrida Veliute

Vice Minister

Areas of activities of the Vice Minister of Culture: issues of policies of cultural heritage and memory institutions, digitization and spread of cultural content.

Curriculum Vitae

Date of birth

11 February 1979


2012. Vytautas Magnus University, Faculty of Arts, Doctoral degree in Art Criticism in the field of Humanities

2001–2003. Vytautas Magnus University, Faculty of Humanities, Master in History

1997–2001. Vytautas Magnus University, Faculty of Humanities, Bachelor in History

Work experience

Since 2019. Vice Minister of Culture of the Republic of Lithuania

2008–2019. Lecturer and research worker at Vytautas Magnus University, Faculty of Arts

2017–2019. Member of the Lithuanian Council for Culture

2019. Head of the Castle Department of Kaunas City Museum

2012–2018. Visiting lecturer and head of the Department of Projects of Vilnius Academy of Arts

2013–2015. Visiting lecturer of Kaunas University of Technology

2009–2013. Curator of the database of wooden heritage

2001–2007. Scientific editor of the Science and Encyclopaedia Publishing Institute

Public and expert activities

2018–2019. Work group to prepare policy model of integral protection of cultural heritage under the Ministry of Culture

2017–2019. Member of Kaunas Evaluation Council of Intangible Cultural Heritage (III) of the Department of Cultural Heritage

Since 2018. Work group for monitoring of implementation of the UNESCO Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions

Since 2015. Member of ICOMOS Lithuanian National Committee (Vice President in 2016-2019)

Since 2007. Member of VMU cluster “Researches on Identity of the Lithuanian Art and Cultural Heritage”

Additional information

Foreign languages

English, German, Polish (basics), Russian

Last updated: 03-02-2020