NEW APP “Čiurlionis in Vilnius”
We invite you to discover the places of Vilnius where the great Lithuanian genius M. K. Čiurlionis lived, visited and created through the new app called “Čiurlionis in Vilnius”. Lithuanian artist and composer Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis (1875-1911) is a unique figure in the history of European art and has made a profound effect on Lithuanian culture.
The app aims to present the life and work of the artist as closely as possible. It contains a detailed retrospective of Čiurlionis paintings, complemented with sketches, graphic art, photography, literary works and musical manuscripts that are preserved in the M. K. Čiurlionis National Museum of Art and are lesser known to the public. You can also get acquainted to the excerpts of the artists letters, biographical narrative, genealogy, maps of places he visited and exhibited, story of the Čiurlionis museum itself, information about artist’s relatives, friends and teachers.
The app “Čiurlionis in Vilnius” is a fascinating opportunity to personally get acquainted with Vilnius of the beginning of the 20th century throught the eyes of Čiurlionis.