Karolina Pronckute, b. 1988, Klaipeda, Lithuania
Currently based in Karlshammar, Sweden
Karolina is known for her unique style and mixed media technique. Her art is varied between digital and traditional. Here reality meets fantasy, dream or undiscovered worlds.
Having studied at Eduardas Balsys gymnasium of arts in 2002-2007. Then Karolina went to study animation at Vilnius academy of arts in 2007. She qualified her degree in 2011. However a love and interest in design had a strong hold and she started Interactive design studies at Linnaeus University 2016 in Kalmar.
Linnéuniversitet 2019 Interactive design
Vilnius academy of arts 2011 Audiovisual art/animation
Turku University of applied sciences 2010 Animation
Eduardas Balsys gymnasium of arts 2007 Visual and applied arts
Döderhultarn 150 2018
Konstrunda 2015 - 2020
Det femte steget 2015
Solkustens Konstrunda 2017-2020
Fraternite 2012 - 2013
Marketing assistant 2017-2018
Museum worker 2014-2016
Media teacher assistent 2013
Drawing and painting class teacher 2012
Decorator/work with exhibition 2011
The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.
- Pablo Picasso
Karolina Pronckute's debut was in 2015 in personal exhibition "The fifth step" in Kulturhuset, Oskarshamn. The exhibition analysed dreams and what we dream in our dreams.
The sleeping cycle is made from five steps and in the fifth step we dream.
Karolina is interested in dream, fantasy worlds and different cultures as Native Americans or Ancient Egypt.
Every year Oskarshamn's community and it's artists invite visitors to their studios to show their art. Karolina will exhibit 29th and 30th of August at Konst Huset Ram Galleri (Kungsgatan 8A, Oskarshamn) .