Arturas Valiauga

 

Biography:

1967                              born in  Vilnius

1987–1990                    studied at Vilnius Higher School of Technology

1990–1993                    work as a photographer at Vilnius Technical University

since 1992                    member of the Union of Lithuanian Art Photographers

since 1993                    work as a freelance photographer in publishing and advertisement

1996 – 2003                  work as a photographer for the first studio of advetisement photography

                                      in Lithuania | Marijos Nostalgija together with Arunas Bukauskas | advertisement

                                      photographer from New York

2003                              established a company of advertisement photography Fotoprojektai

2010                              master degree in visual arts | Vilnius Art Academy |

                                      Photography and Media department

since 2010                     lecturer of advertising photography | Vilnius College

1995 - 2010                   13 solo exhibitions

since 1993                     45 group exhibitions

                         

Awards:

1995                                Grand Prix | Kodak European Young Professional Photographers

2002                                Union of Lithuanian Art Photographers | Innovation Photographic Art

2005                                IPRN | Changing Faces | Commission Exchange Lithuania – The Netherlands

2007                                Ars Baltica | Commision for the project “Between the Shores”

2009                                Commission to the project “Japan Daily Menu” | European Eyes on Japan vol. 11 |

                                         EU-Japan Fest