Dr. Rūta Mickienė
Education and Training / Vilnius Academy of Arts. Phd in Visual Arts; Art project “The Open Work in Visual Design: a Model for Psychoemotional Personal Development” 2014–2017; Vilnius Academy of Arts. Art Licenciate, 2009–2012; Workshop at “Ping Pong Design (www.pingpongdesign.nl), the Netherlands, 2006; Regular interships at “Paletti” (www.paletti.fi) publishing and printing houses, Finland, 1996–2003; Vilnius Academy of Arts. Design Department. Diploma equalised to the MA in graphic design, 1989–1994.
Participation in Art, Science Projects, Membership, Reviews, Conference Papers / International Science and Art Workshop “ArcInTex”. Workshop Sound-Image-Structure-Fabric leader, 2015.10; “The Trakai Parish Church in the Fifteenth Century: Reconstruction of Architecture and Wall Paintings.” Researcher. Supported by Lithuanian Research Council, 2011–2013; Member of Lithuanian Graphic Design Association since 2014; Vilnius Academy of Arts, Departments of Graphic Desing, Design, UNESCO Chair in Cultural Policy and Cultural Management. BA and MA thesis reviewer since 2012; Progress conference Login 2013. Paper “How to combine art, science and technologies?”, 2013.04; World Summit Awards Global Congress. Paper „Aqua Lingua – Water Language“, 2013.10.
Exhibitions, Publications, Patents, Awards / WIPO (World Intellectual Property Organization) headquaters in Geneva. International exhibition Baltic States Centenary.: Creativity and Innovation Inspired by Nature. Participant, 2018.09.24-10.2; Mickienė, Rūta, “The Visual Possibilities of Experiencing Sound”, in Graphic Design: from Harbinger to Éminence Grise, edited by Gintautė Žemaitytė, (ser. Acta Academiae Artium Vilnensis, 83), Vilnius, p. 55-71, 2017; UNESCO headquaters in Paris. Solo exhibition Aqua Lingua – Water Language on the beginning of the 199th UNESCO Executive Board session, 2016.04.04-08; Exhibition Hall “Titanikas”. International exhibition Tomorrow-Yesterday. Participant, 2015; Lithuanian University of Health Sciences and Vilnius Academy of Arts Scientific Conference The Phenomenon of Visual Creativity and Health. Participant, 2014.11.28-29; Mickienė, Rūta, „Shifting professional roles within one generation of Vilnius designers”, in: Texts on Design: Lithuanian and International Contexts, edited by Karolina Jakaitė, (ser. Acta Academiae Artium Vilnensis, 61), Vilnius, p. 143-154; 2012; Helsinki Music Centre. International Exhibition Travelling Letters. Participant, 2013.12–2014.01; Progress conference Login 2013. Solo exhibition Aqua Lingua: See What You Hear, 2013.04; Culture Night. Exhibition Hall “Titanikas”. Solo exhibition www.atvira.info, 2012.06.15, International Patents: No 6058 “System for visual depicting of acoustic information”, No 6859 “Method and system for visualizing acoustic information” since 2013; A’Design Awards competition Bronze in graphic and visual communication category, 2014; UN competition World Summit Awards. Award in e-lifestyle and entertainment category, 2013.