Antanas Sutkus

Born in 1939 - Lithuania


Born in 1939, Antanas Sutkus studied journalism at Vilnius University between 1958 –1964. He was one of the founders of the Lithuanian Society of Photographic Art in 1969, and its chairman in 1980 – 1989. In 1989 –1990 and since 1996 – the chairman of the Union of the Lithuanian Art Photographers.

In 1983 Antanas Sutkus received the Lithuanian State Premium for Art; in 1997 he was decorated with the Order of the Grand Duke Gediminas of the 4th degree; in 1998 he received the Art Award of the Lithuanian Government.

In 2001–2002 he won the Erna&Victor Hasselblad Foundation (Sweden) grant Documentation and Conservation of Antanas Sutkus’ Archive of Photographs. In 2003 received the National Premium for Art.

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Antanas Sutkus - Untitled - GALERIJA VARTAI, Vilnius
Antanas Sutkus - Daily Life Archives 1959-1992 - Galeria Oliva Arauna, Madrid
Daily Life Archives 1965 – 2012 - Galerie Albrecht - Berlin, Berlin
Antanas Sutkus - The Unpublished - RTR Gallery - Russiantearoom, Paris
Antanas Sutkus - Pessoas da Lithuania - Instituto Tomie Ohtake, São Paulo
Antanas Sutkus - Anya Stonelake / White Space Gallery, London
Um olhar livre - Anya Stonelake / White Space Gallery, London
Antanas Sutkus - Um olhar livre - Museu Oscar Niemeyer, Curitiba
Antanas Sutkus - un regard libre - Le Chateau d'Eau, Toulouse
Antanas Sutkus « Intersections » - RTR Gallery - Russiantearoom, Paris
Antanas Sutkus - Birkenfelds Gallerija, Riga
Antanas Sutkus - Skellefteå Konsthall, Skellefteå
Antanas Sutkus - Signs Of Time - Grinberg Gallery, Moscow
Lithuanian Portraits / Sign of the Times - Anya Stonelake / White Space Gallery, London
Antanas Sutkus - Anya Stonelake / White Space Gallery, London
Antanas Sutkus - Everyday Lithuania - Pražský d?m fotografie – Prague House of Phot, Prague
Antanas Sutkus - Galerie argus fotokunst, Berlin
Antanus Sutkus - Galerie Albrecht - München, Munich
Antanas Sutkus - Forum für Fotografie, Cologne
Antanas Sutkus - Blue Sky Gallery, Portland, OR
Antanas Sutkus - Nostalgia for Bare Feet - Fluxus room, Vilnius


Acervo Mon – Aquisições 2013/2014 - Museu Oscar Niemeyer, Curitiba
Happy I - RTR Gallery - Russiantearoom, Paris
Summer Time - RTR Gallery - Russiantearoom, Paris
Kinderwelten - Galerie argus fotokunst, Berlin
Body. Revealed (group Exhibittion) - RTR Gallery - Russiantearoom, Paris
Der andere Blick - Mönchehaus Museum Goslar, Goslar
Amours Libres - RTR Gallery - Russiantearoom, Paris
Der Mensch und seine Objekte - Museum Folkwang Essen, Essen
Antanas Sutkus, Romualdas Rakauskas, Frédéric Chaubin - Soviet Architecture Photography Albums - GALERIJA VARTAI, Vilnius
Seeing through a glass darkly - Anya Stonelake / White Space Gallery, London
Fotografie Aus Litauen - Galerie foto-forum, Bolzano
October - Anya Stonelake / White Space Gallery, London
Fokus Litauen - Meisterwerke der Schwarz-Weiß-Fotografie seit 1960 - Stadtmuseum Münster, Münster
Reality Revisted - Moderna Museet, Stockholm
Arbeiten von Künstlerporträts aus sechs Jahrzehnten von 30 Fotografen - Galerie argus fotokunst, Berlin
Licht?schreiben - Forum für Fotografie, Cologne
Une place apparemment inoffensive - Maison d'Art Bernard Anthonioz, Nogent-sur Marne
Presumed Innocence: Photographic Perspectives of Children - DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA
gezeichnet - Fotografie - ausgewählt von Rik Reinking - Galerie Borchardt, Hamburg
„Hände“ - Galerie Biedermann, Munich
Two Masters of Lithuanian Photography: Antanas Sutkus and Rimantas Dichavicius - Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick, NJ
Beach Photography - Anya Stonelake / White Space Gallery, London
Two Masters of Lithuanian Photography - Antanas Sutkus and Rimantas Dichavicius - Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick, NJ
Fotografie aus Litauen - Galerie Lichtblick, Cologne
Martin Parr - Antanas Sutkus - Galerie Albrecht - München, Munich
E.U. positive Kunst aus dem neuen Europa - AdK - Akademie der Künste, Berlin
Das Wunder Mensch / Parameter of Life - MMK Museum Moderner Kunst - Stiftung Wörlen, Passau
A Clear Vision: Photographic Works from the F.C. Gundlach Collection - Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Hamburg
Lithuanian Insight - Photography 1960 to Now - FFI - Fotografie Forum international, Frankfurt/Main
Self-esteem - Lithuanian Art 01 - Fluxus room, Vilnius
Jubiläumsausstellung - "BERLIN IM SPIEGEL DER ZEIT" - Galerie argus fotokunst, Berlin
Ars Baltica I International Triennial of Photographic Art - Return to the Past - the End of Utopia? - Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw
Die Wiederkehr des Vergangengen - Ende der Utopien? - Haus am Waldsee - Der Ort internationaler Gegenwartskunst in Berlin, Berlin
The Return of the Past - The End of Utopias? - Stiftung Schleswig-Holsteinische Landesmuseen - Schloss Gottorf, Schleswig
Das Gedächtnis der Bilder - Kunsthalle Rostock, Rostock
Das Gedächtnis der Bilder - Stadtgalerie Kiel, Kiel

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