Concerts & Performances

Industrialization Plant. A Monument to Human Madness – Art Installation & Performance, Culture Night, Vilnius, 2020

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Culture Night Vilnius 2020

This collaborative installation and performance is a monument to the sometimes senseless development of humankind – industrial processes, oil extraction and waste of careless human activities, creating chaos and destruction: human madness. It takes the shape of an abstract man-made plant of industrialization, vibrating with sounds and smoke, resembling a scene from a wasted universe. […]

Events

“ESOTERIC SURREALISM. In the age of imminent collapse” – visual art exhibition, 2020 10 01 – 10 25

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Esoteric surrealism in the age of imminent collapse

A duo art exhibition from surrealist artists Indrė Labanauskaitė (Lithuania) and Peter Striffolino (USA). Coming together for the first time to showcase their recent collaborative and individual drawings. The body of work consists mainly of pen and ink drawings with rich details and mystical inspirations. Their collaborative pieces were done remotely throughout the recent lockdown […]

Education

New Lithuanian Courses!

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On the 19th and 20th of October we will start the Autumn season of Lithuanian courses in Ideas Block, , so come sign up! This Autumn season we resume with Lithuanian lessons!. Though a bit late given the meetings restrictions due to Covid security measures. Because of that, this time we will be having the […]

Open Calls

OPEN CALL

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Concerts & Performances

Art Distancing – remote live electronics – Mantautas Krukauskas ft. Roberto Becerra (Video)

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“Art Distancing” (“Meninė distancija”) Live remote electronic music concert. 27 April 2020. Vilnius. During Covid-19 quarantine. [LT] Tai spontaniška kolaboracija tarp Mantauto Krukausko (LMTA, MiSC) ir Roberto Becerra (LMTA & IdeasBlock). Garso menininkai kuria garsovaizdį inspiruotą dabartinės, sunkiai ignoruojamos situacijos. Elektroninis, gličo (gedimo, trikdžio) estetika grįstas naratyvas išbando technologijų limitus: Mantautas ir Roberto groja kartu […]

Education

Music Creation|Composition Course

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Introduction to music creation/composition: May 13 – June 17, 2020 The workshop is intended as an introduction for creating music (composition). More than an approach to a specific music style, we will focus on the endeavour of creating music (making conscious most of the unconscious processes that occur during music composition). This approach will let […]

Calls

OPEN CALL: Creative Expressions During the Times of Covid-19

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Covid-19 Open call for art and culture makers

The World is experiencing a moment of stand-still during the events of Covid-19 pandemic. Surely it is affecting each one of us in many different ways. To some this means fear and uncertainty about the future, economic difficulties, to others – inspiration and time to create. This period brings ideas into surface, raises questions and […]

Program

Support Culture!

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support culture

As every year we are asking our community to support our cultural activities by giving a share of their income tax to our organisation. With this extra money we can improve the quality of our events by upgrading our equipment or improving our space. For those of you who live and work in Lithuania, if […]

Education

Mind Sharpener: Music vs Sound art (Video)

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The video of the talk and discussion with experimental electroacoustic Yiorgis Sakellariou composer on the edge topics of music, art and sound. Text from event: [LT] “Mind Sharpener” – tai gyvų, provokuojančių bei kviečiančių pamąstymams, pokalbių ir diskusijų serija, pradedant akademiniais tyrimais ir baigiant refleksijomis, kylančiomis iš profesinės praktikos. Nagrinėjamos temos nuo kalbos ištakų iki […]

Concerts & Performances

3rd Anniversary Exhibition "Made by X"

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made by x exhibition

[EN] Ideas Block 3rd anniversary will be celebrated with art and music! Anniversary Exhibition is opening this Thursday 6th of February, 2020. We received nearly 200 pieces from several countries around the world, and we will be filling our gallery walls with them! All pieces will sell for a flat price of 20 euros each […]