2015- MLitt Fine Art Practice (photography and moving image) at the Glasgow School of Art (distinction)
2008- Visual Communication (photography) at the Glasgow School of Art (First Class Honours)
2006- Photography and Media Studies (Vilnius Fine Art Academy)
Awards and grants:
Finalist of Kaunas Photography Festival Portfolio Star award 2016
Eaton Fund Award 2016
Lithuanian Culture Council Grant 2016
Winner of IdeasTap Innovators Fund 2015
Nominated for Fotomuseum Winterthur event Plat(t)form by the Glasgow School of Art 2015
Finalist of Conscientious Portfolio Competition 2015
Shortlisted for Riga Photography Biennial 2015
British Council Commendation for Saltire Society International Travel Bursary 2015
Shortlisted for Athens Photography Festival 2015
Nominated for GSA John Mather Postgraduate Rising Star Award 2015
Glasgow Educational and Marshall Trust Grant 2014- 2015
Magnum IdeasTap Photographic Prize Shortlist 2013
Glasgow Visual Art and Craft Award 2011
Artist talk at Nida Photography seminars, Lithuania 2016
Researcher for Test of Time project, Saltire Society 2016
ARTIST TALK- AMBER ROOM BOOK Street Level Photoworks, Glasgow. November 2015
VISITING ARTIST TALK- NEW PHOTOGRAPHERS GUILD Trongate 103, Glasgow. November 2015
Postcards from home- Curatorial project showcasing photographic works of Glasgow based international artists in postcard form. Launched in November 2015
March- Director of Photography for a 40min documentary commissioned by Glasgow Women’s Library and the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. Premiered September 2015
Artist talk for Glasgow School of Art Communication Design students, commissioned by the Glasgow School of Art. April 2015
Artist Talk- Presentation for Talk See Photography Curatorial Slam, CCA. December, 2014
Peripheral Histories, Lighthouse Glasgow and Platform Glasgow, 2016.
Population:5. Menotrentuno Young European Photography, Sardinia 2016.
Away Home. Rovinj Photodays, Croatia, 2016.
Periphery. Stereoscope magazine launch, St.Andrews, Scotland, 2016.
Ours. Glasgow Women’s Library, 2016.
Tabula rasa. Kaunas Photography Gallery, Lithuania, 2015.
Photoukindia: Origins. British Council, New Delhi, India, 2015.
Amber Room. McLellan Galleries, Glasgow, Scotland, 2015.
(…) Interim show, IOTA gallery, Glasgow, Scotland, 2015.
Iron Wolf City, Project Space, Glasgow, Scotland 2015.
Goose Flesh Stocktake. Street Level Photoworks, Glasgow 2015.
The RPS International Print Exhibition:
Royal Albert Hall, London 2015
Shire Hall Gallery, Stafford 2015
Titanic Belfast, (Belfast Photo Festival) 2015
Berkeley Gallery, Greenwich Heritage Centre, London 2014
Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Wales 2014
Banbury Museum & Art Gallery 2014
Trongate 103 Art Centre 5 year anniversary exhibition, Glasgow 2014.
Escape.YPA. Calumet gallery, New York 2014.
Magnum Ideastap Photographic Award, Downstairs at Mother, London 2013.
YPA. StreetLevel Photoworks, Glasgow 2013.
Goose Flesh, the Arches, Glasgow 2013.
Looking for Signs of Summer in a Rainy Country, CC&T, Glasgow 2012.
The Cinema Is Nicholas Ray, The Stand, Glasgow 2009.
City, Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow 2008.
Degree Show, Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow 2008.
Features/ Interviews/ Clients
Mini Feature of In Silver series on SSHOP website
Another Place Mag
Interview on narratives.lt (in Lithuanian only)
Video interview with Menotrentuno Young European Photography Festival in Sardinia.
Stereoscope magazine feature.
Interview and feature on OST SEE mag.
Postcards from Home feature on BBC.
Calvert Journal feature and interview.
Tabula Rasa exhibition review on Photomonitor.