Vilte Migonyte

Viltė Migonytė-Petrulienė

@ Vytautas Magnus University

Architectural historian Dr. Viltė Migonytė-Petrulienė is the modernism program curator for Kaunas – European Capital of Culture 2022. Defended her dissertation Lithuanian Resort Architecture Between WWI and WWII (1918–1940) as a Phenomenon of Modernizing Society and has published a monograph, scientific and popular articles as well as conference presentations about the history and heritage of modern Lithuanian resort architecture. She teaches in the Art History, Criticism and Media Program at Vytautas Magnus University (VMU), worked previously as a curator at the Kaunas Photography Gallery and at VMU’s Gallery 101, and was the head of the VMU Arts Centre. Dr. Migonytė-Petrulienė is currently involved as a curator and co-curator in different local and European projects related to 20th century heritage and riverside and cultural tourism such as the STAR Cities Interreg Europe, Creative Europe Forgotten Masterpieces and other projects.