Gertrūda Gilytė (b. 1992 in Vilnius, Lithuania) is interested in the spiritual influencer culture, relationship between the #selfhelp and the self-optimization as well as bizarre, scary and beautiful ways in which spirituality, mysticism, and eternal values appear online and very thin gaps between public and private, facts and fiction, trust and risk, free and paid they create.

Currently studying Masters in Art in Context, in University of Arts, Berlin.
In 2016 she graduated from Sculpture department in Vilnius Academy of Arts, in 2015 Political Science in Vilnius University.

Since 2020 her work is represented by Annka Kultys Gallery.

gergilyte@gmail.com

Exhibitions and residencies:

2020
‘Moving Oracles’, two-person touring exhibition featuring Byzantia Harlow & Gertrūda Gilytė, various locations, Berlin, curated by Johanna Janssen
Solo online show, @successful_art_project, Annka Kultys Gallery, London
Stay Live at Home, Performistanbul
Attitude-60S, Beijing 2102 Art Center

2019

November Online Resident at Isthisit?
The Hysterophimia Pavilion, The Wrong Bienalle, curated by Foteini Vergidou
Opium ART performance festival : performing self-confidence, Paris
Scheitern, Zonoteka, Berlin
Sprintas, VDU menų galerija 101, Kaunas

2018

Projected.Capital, Roehrs & Boetsch, Zurich, Switzerland

2016

Meru Art*Science Award, IV Edizione, GAMeC nominant
(with Justina Jokūbaitytė)

2015

OPENHAUS 26/11/2015 - ZK/U, Berlin

Mentions:

2020

Arterritory, Laura Lisauskaitė, Believing in(fluences) oneself

2019

Monopol, Anika Meier, Insta-Watchlist Gertruda Gilyte
"Mein Projekt endet, sobald ich zu Ausstellungen eingeladen werde"
Beige, DienstArt – die Kunstkolumne: Again and again and again
Interviewed by Unicole Unicron

Mark