LITHUANIAN QUARTERLY JOURNAL OF ARTS AND SCIENCES
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Volume 64, No.4 - Winter 2018
Editor of this issue:Almantas Samalavičius
Symbols of Nationality and Statehood in the Art of Sculptor Regimantas Midvikis
The article deals with that part of the art of well-known Lithuanian sculptor Regimantas Midvikis which is dedicated to the theme of Lithuanian national symbols. The sculptors works of art contain references to Lithuanian historical narratives, ancient Baltic mythology, symbols of statehood, historical tragedies, and the sacred themes of human existence. During his successful and prolific artistic career, Midvikis created more than fifty works of sculpture, many of which still adorn the public spaces of Lithuanian cities, and some of which are still under construction.