Science – Future of Lithuania / Mokslas – Lietuvos Ateitis, Vol 3, No 3 (2011)

Interaction Between Architecture and Arts in the Interior of “Lietkoopsajunga” Building

Indrė Gudelytė


The building of “Lietkoopsąjunga” (The Union Of Cooperatives of Lithuania) is an example of modernist architecture in Lithuania. It is valuable by it‘s architecture as well as it‘s works of art, made by famous artists of those days. Lively comments of J. Šeibokas and A. Kmieliauskas endue the genuine value to the paper. The paper reveales correlation between the art objects, the surrounding architectural ambience and the potential “observer”. The works of art are analyzed by their location in the interior space, compositional structure, symbolical meaning, etc. The author identifies wether the art objects integrate or contrast to the architecture. The role of light as an important agent is also emphasized. Conclusively, the graphical scheme of analysis is introduced.

Article in Lithuanian

Article in: Lithuanian

Article published: 2011-06-07

Keyword(s): Architect Justinas Seibokas, Architecture, Soviet Architecture, Art, Interior, Modernism, the Interaction of Arts

DOI: 10.3846/mla.2011.061

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