Art, Empathy, and Ecology

An interview with Emilija Škarnulytė

Emilija Škarnulytė, production still from Sounds of the Desert (in progress), 2020, 60 ́, 16mm.

Emilija Škarnulytė, production still from Mirror Matter, 2020, 12 ́, HD.

Emilija Škarnulytė, production still from Mirror Matter, 2020, 12 ́, HD.

Emilija Škarnulytė, production still from Città Affondata, 2020, 10min, 4K.

Emilija Škarnulytė, production still from No Place Rising, 2015, 12 ́, HD.

Emilija Škarnulytė, Chambers of Radiance, 2020, Courtesy of PinchukArtCentre, Photography by Maksym Bilousov.

Emilija Škarnulytė, production still from Sounds of the Desert (in progress), 2020, 60 ́, 16mm.

Emilija Škarnulytė, production still from Sounds of the Desert (in progress), 2020, 60 ́, 16mm.

Emilija Škarnulytė, production still from Sounds of the Desert (in progress), 2020, 60 ́, 16mm.

Emilija Škarnulytė

Emiljia Škarnulytė is a Lithuanian visual artist and filmmaker splitting her time between Vilnius and Los Angeles. Her work is invested in poetics, politics, deep time, power, the universe, cosmology storytelling, and truth, and is engaged with the dialogue between art and science. She was the recipient of the 2019 Future Generation Art Prize.