About the author
Nature paintings inspired by Lithuanian and Eastern landscapes
Ina Loreta Savickienė is a professional artist living and working in Vilnius with a Master's degree in Psychology (Vilnius University). For the author, artistic creation is like a continuation of human studies, only through its relationship with nature. Cognition, which goes along with admiration and active artistic interpretation.
Ina L. Savickienė seeks to portray the grandeur of nature by depicting real or constructed landscapes, which engage the viewer in contemplation and a sense of harmony. Mountains represent eternity, plant flowers and leaves the beauty and fragility of the moment, flowing water the constant change and transformation.
Eastern mountain landscapes and Lithuanian motifs of rivers, trees, plains and dunes intertwine in Ina L. Savickė's work, taking on each other's peculiarities and seemingly blurring the boundaries between continents, between different traditions. The author's work invites us to let nature in and thus discover new horizons in our approach to life and ourselves.
Ina L. Savickienė got involved in the practice of painting in 2011 after getting acquainted with the East Asian tradition of sumi-e ink painting in Japan, China and Korea. The author worked as a psychologist and painted for a long time, but later turned to the path of a professional artist.
She paints with ink, soft brush and mineral paints on rice paper. Most of the works are pasted on foam board, leaving a strip for margins.
Ina Loreta Savickiene was granted the status of artist in 2020.
The author has held 7 solo exhibitions, 7 virtual exhibitions and participated in 7 group exhibitions in Lithuania and abroad.
This artist was acknowledged by the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Lithuania