Curriculum Vitae BENAS STASKAUSKAS Born 30-09-1986, Siauliai, Lithuania E-mail: Mobile: +354 782 8592 (Iceland) EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCE AND EXHIBITIONS 2004 Finished secondary Art-School. Enters Vilnius Art Academy, Jewelry and Blacksmithing department; 2007 jewellery group exhibition “Explosion”. Telsiai, Lithuania; 2007 jewellery group exhibition „Games“. Kaunas, Lithuania; 2008 photography exhibition. “Photomarathon 2008”, Siauliai, Lithuania; 2008 ERASMUS/SOCRATES program- Estonian Art Academy, Jewellery and Blacksmithing department. Tallinn, Estonia; 2008 contemporary jewelry exhibition (curator Ted Notten), Tallinn, Estonia; 2008 textile and jewelry group exhibition . Nida, Lithuania; 2008.11 exhibition of miniatures, „Uzupis gallery“, Vilnius, Lithuania; 2008.11/12 personal exhibition‘s „Argentum“ and „Uzupis“ galleries. Vilnius, Lithuania; 2008.11/2009-02 “Injekcija” competition in collaboration with Dainius Bendikas‘s collection. Vilnius, Lithuania; 2009 participates in an international show „Fashion Infection“ (Mados Infekcija), with collection „INFILTRATED“, Vilnius, Lithuania; 2009 participates in “Artwork Fair, SMD“. Presentation of collection „INFILTRATED“ , Vilnius, Lithuania; 2009 International Fashion Festival. „Ryga‘s Fashion Fest‘9“. Latvia, Riga; 2009 XII International young designers festival "NUKUTEHAS”. Estonia, Tartu; 2009 installation/exhibition; collection „INFILTRATED“, „Artifex“. Lithuania, Vilnius; 2009 sectional exhibition „Human, Transhuman, Posthuman, Robot“. Lithuania, Vilnius; 2009 arts and fashion show. „VIRUS‘14“, Lithuania, Siauliai; 2010 Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Jewellery (later Fine Arts) department. Amsterdam, Holland; 2010 participates in a group show „LA GRANDE BIZARRE. Societeit de sauna“ with solo performance- sculpture piece „Exalted Salt“, where gains a dominating position between participants. Amsterdam, Holland; 2010 group exhibition Amsterdam, Holland; 2011 „Exhibition Of Very Conceptual Jewellery“ project. „Untitled“ piece. Telsiai/Siauliai/Vilnius, Lithuania; 2011 „One Minute festival“ , solo performance/sculpture piece „Intimate“. Amsterdam, Holland; 2013.05 Collaborative work with L.Matyunina “Horovod“, soundtrack and music instruments. Amsterdam, Holland; 2013.06 Collaborative sound work/installation for S.Stanionyte’s diploma work “Untitled“. Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Architecture department. Amsterdam, Holland; 2013.06 Soundtrack for G.Gontyte’s three-piece diploma work “End Titles“. Gerrit Rietveld Academy, Graphic Design Department, Amsterdam, Holland;

Work Samples

  • 2013. instruments and sketches

  • 2012

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