Faculty of Postgraduate studies

Evelina Bukauskaitė

Dissertation theme "Influence of Lithuanian Jewish artists on Lithuania Art modernization in first half of XX century". Supervisor dr. (hp) Laima Surgailienė

Main field of research concentrates around Lithuanian Jewish art and artists in interwar period. In considerably short period, of a little more than 20 years, were different models of coexistence of Lithuanian and Jewish artists - from pursue of autonomy in 1918-1924 to assimilation and integration in late thirties. These processes, among others, determined the significance and place of Jewish art in period of first Lithuanian independence. The key goal of research is to place vivid and dynamic professional Jewish Art in context of Lithuanian interwar culture.

Illustration: Grupinė lietuvių ir latvių žydų dailininkų paroda Kaune buvusios Vinco Kudirkos bibliotekos patalpose 1931 m. sausio 3-18 d.  (Сегодня, 1931 01 12, Nr.12, p. 6)