An exhibition of straw gardens opens in Kaunas

Perkuno namas FB 3x2Vilnius Ethnic Culture Center together with the association “Dangaus sodai” presents the exhibition “Sodų Sakmės”, which will be opened on November 19 in Kaunas, Perkūnas House.

It exhibits 64 straw gardens created by binders from all over Lithuania. Among the 35 authors of this exhibition, who have different experience and a unique style, there are two men whose gardens stand out in their own style. An exhibition catalog presenting the participants has been published and will be available at Perkūnas House and Vilnius Ethnic Culture Center.

The exhibition will run from November 19 to January 8, 2021. Due to the pandemic, spectators are not invited to the opening, but it will be possible to visit the exhibition in small groups during the entire quarantine period, by arranging a visit with the hostess of the Perkūnas House - Mrs. Vilhelmina, tel. +37068677824.

It is hoped that the exhibition will inspire the community of Kaunas, and more and more garden binders will be found here, especially since rye grows well in these fertile lands. The only binder representing Kaunas in this exhibition is Eglė Vindašienė.