Augustas Serapinas

Augustas Serapinas is based in Vilnius, Lithuania. He received his BA in Sculpture at the Vilnius Academy of Art in 2013. As a part of his ongoing project called Secret Places he creates site-specific installations that are indiscernible from their surroundings, building secret studios in ventilation shafts and other hard-to-access spaces for the purposes of reading, discussion, thinking and writing. In 2014 he received “Best artistic debut of the year” prize awarded by the Culture Ministry of Lithuania. Recent shows include: How to gather? (6th Moscow Biennial); Phillip, Lukas & Isidora, Salts, Switzerland; The Future of Memory, Kunsthalle Wien; Don’t You Know Who I Am? Art after Identity Politics, Museum of Contemporary Art, Antwerp; Utopian city, Survival kit 6, The Latvian Center for Contemporary Art; Unanswered Q, Contemporary Art Center, Vilnius and Beginnings, Vartai gallery, Vilnius.