Rolandas Kvietkauskas

Chancellor of the Ministry of Culture

Curriculum Vitae 

Date of birth
22 January 1971 

Education
1995 – Teacher of Lithuanian language and literature at Vilnius Pedagogical University 

Work experience 

2012–2020 – Director of the Lithuanian Film Centre
2014–2018 – Lecturer (Financing and Lobbying of Culture) at Kazimieras Simonavičius University 2010–2012 – Adviser to the Minister at the Ministry of Culture
2009–2010 – Director of Public Institution "Vilnius – Europos kultūros sostinė 2009" (Vilnius – European Capital of Culture 2009)
2007–2009 – Chairperson of the Council at the Culture Support Fund
2003–2004, 2006–2007 – Chairperson of the Council at the Culture and Sport Support Fund 2002–2009 – Secretary of the Ministry of Culture
1999–2002 – Adviser to the Minister, Press Officer at the Ministry of Culture
1998–1999 – Assistant at the Department of Universal Literature at Vilnius Pedagogical University 1997–1999 – Coordinator of Public Relations in Public Institution "Atviros Lietuvos fondas" (Open Lithuanian Foundation)
1996–1997 – Adviser to the Minister and Press Officer at the Ministry of Culture 

Additional information 
Member of the National Commission for UNESCO 
Member of the European Film Academy 
2019–2020 – Member of the Council at the Lithuanian Culture Institute 
2018–2020 – Member of the Council at Public Institution "Kaunas – Europos kultūros sostinė 2022" (Kaunas – European Capital of Culture 2022) 
2017–2020 – Member of the Board at the European Film Support Fund "Eurimages" 
2005–2009 – Chairperson of the Council for Digitisation of Lithuanian Cultural Heritage
2007–2009 – Chairperson of the Monitoring and Coordinating Committee on Implementation of the Project "Libraries for Innovation" 
2005 – Member of International Expert Group which prepared a report "Lending for Europe. Recommendations on Collection Mobility for European Museums" for the European Commission 

Foreign languages
English, Russian, Polish 

State awards 
Golden Cross of the Republic of Poland "For Merits"

Last updated: 23-02-2021