about the artist
Tapping into the Post-War European painting style’s of heavy brush strokes, vibrant colors, intuitive and spontaneous process. Lithuania based abstract artist, Egle Karlonaite, describes her style as “freedom in painting”, making obvious not obvious with left space for one’s immagination. Drawing inspiration from Karel Appel and other artists from COBRA art movement when expressionism and primitivity were experimented. After graduating art school in Lithuania, Egle began her art education under the tutelage of well-known local artists A.Vilpisauskas, A.Satas. Both painters have left profound heritage to lithuanian painting history and were first that introduced young artist to Post-War European art ideology and painting styles. Egle’s work has been exhibited across Europe and United States in events as Art Basel Miami, Carrousel Du Louvre in Paris and group shows in Italy and United Kingdom. Her work can be found in private collections in Singapore, Paris, New York, London.
As seen in
Finalist, Newcomer category, The Global Art Awards, 2018, Dubai, UAE
Semi-finalist, Swiss art Expo, Zurich, Switzerland