The Power of Word and Image in the Textile by Marijona Sinkevičienė
Textile artist Marijona Sinkevičienė is known as a longtime lecturer at the Faculty of Arts and Education of Kaunas Collegium, and a participant of numerous exhibitions in Lithuania and abroad. The artist focuses on creation of artworks for exhibitions. The most notable among them are the latest artworks among which are the series of tapestries, portraying sacral and Lithuanian history subjects. The characteristic feature of the artist‘s creative process is her personal outlook, her focus on text insertions and the language of symbols. Extraordinary awareness and individual understanding of materials and techniques that the artist employs facilitates the specific shaping and the highly suggestive and esthetic plasticity of the artworks.
Key Words: Marijona Sinkevičienė, artist, textile, project, exhibition, text