Architecture

Lecturer Rimantas Giedraitis

Date of birth

11 October 1974

Education

1996 – Studies in Vilnius Academy of Arts, Kaunas Art Faculty, Department of Architecture, bachelor’s degree in architecture.

1998 – Studies in VAA, KAF, Department of Architecture, master’s degree in architecture.

Professional qualification, academic degree  (year and university)

Lecturer (VAA KAF, 2012)

Employer and position (period)

2002 onwards – VAA KAF, Department of Architecture, lecturer.

Other employers and positions

1997-2005 – UAB ‘Senamiesčio architektų ir dizainerių dirbtuvė’, architect, vice-director.

2006 onwards – UAB ‘Giedraitis & architektai’, architect, director.

Academic field

Humanities

Academic direction

Art history and theory

Areas of academic interest

Architecture

Delivered subjects or courses (Study type and programme)

Architectural design

Construction physics

Bachelor’s degree project in architecture

Practice and workshop 3

Other professional activity

Architectural design: urban design, building design, small architecture design, interior design, furniture design.

2002 – curator of a joint Lithuania-Japan architecture event ‘East-East’.

Personal skills and competences

Foreign languages: Russian (fluent), English (good), German (good), French (basic), Polish (basic).

Computer skills: Microsoft Office, AutoCAD, Corel, Photoshop.

 

List of the most important academic, methodological and creative works produced over the last five years

 

CREATIVE WORKS

 

1. 2007 – Commercial residential quarter, Kareivių-Žirmūnų str., Vilnius. Competition project, 1st place.

2. 2007 – One-flat dwelling house, Parko str. 86, Ramučių village, Karmėlava eldership, Kaunas district. Technical project and its realisation.

3. 2008 – Social club ‘Senamiesčio klubas’, Vilniaus str. 34, Kaunas. Interior project and its realisation

4. 2009 – One-flat dwelling house, Minijos str. 2, Kaunas. Technical project and its realisation.

5. 2010 – One-flat dwelling house, Moliakelio str. 42a, Kaunas. Technical project and its realisation.

6. 2011 – Simplified competition for an open project of the arrangement of Constituent Assembly square and Antanas Mackevičius monument building. Competition project, 1st place.

7. 2011 – Commercial building, B. Momyšuly av., Astana, Kazakhstan. New construction. Competition project, 2nd place.

8. 2011 – Place for cultural events ‘Gargaras’, Raudondvario road 101, Kaunas. Interior project and its realisation.

9. 2011 – Café-bar ‘Yzybaras’, Vilniaus str. 19, Kaunas. Interior project and its realisation.

10. 2011 – Planning of churchyard covers of St. Teresa of St. Baby Jesus parish church in Raudondvaris. Project proposals and realisation.

11. 2012 – Residential quarter of two-flat houses, Marvelės str. 44, 46, 48, 48a, Kaunas. New construction. Technical project and its realisation.

12. 2012 – Block of flats, Šviesos str. 2c, Palanga. New construction. Technical project and its realisation.

13. 2012 – One-flat dwelling house, Minijos str. 1, Kaunas. Technical project and its realisation.

14. 2012 – Café  ‘Coffee-Inn’, Brivibas iela 76, Ryga (Latvia). Interior project and its realisation.

15. 2012 – Night club ‘PORT night club by BarBar’a’, Naujoji Uosto str. 11, Klaipėda. Interior project and its realisation.

 

INTERNSHIPS

2011 – Art internship in the final events of ‘Schindler Award’ student competition of architecture, Berlin (Germany).