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Union of Artists (Lithuania)

Lithuanian Union of Artists


  • 10102 Vilnius O. Milašiaus gatvė 19 , Lithuania
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  • Lithuanian

Name of collection

  • Union of Artists of LSSR

    Lietuvos TSR Dailininkų sąjunga

Provenance and cultural activities

Description of content

  • The collection consists of documents from the Union of Artists, personal files of artists, and financial documents. The most important documents showing the cultural opposition are transcripts of meetings, and transcripts of the Congress of Artists. These documents reflect the difficult position of prominent artists in 1987, and the context of the national revival at the end of the 1980s. 


  • grey literature (regular archival documents such as brochures, bulletins, leaflets, reports, intelligence files, records, working papers, meeting minutes): 1000-

Geographical scope of recent operation

  • national



Date of founding

  • 1944

Place of founding

Creator(s) of content

Important events in the history of the collection

Access type

  • completely open to the public

Author(s) of this page

  • Ivanauskas, Vilius
Last edited on: 2020-03-02 11:10:05