Art Walk in Snow Flurries

Fortunately I am feeling much better because a UW friend arrived last night from Riga to spend the weekend with me.   Today we went for a walk through Old Town and Užupis as a light snow fell, then stopped in at a lovely bakery for quiche, tea and chocolate cake. My friend requested that we walk down Literatų gatve (Literature street) to see the outdoor wall gallery of mixed media art works celebrating Lithuania’s literary heritage.

The "art wall" on Literatų gatve

A sample of the variety of pieces on the wall

Honoring one of my favorite authors, Czeslaw Milosz, a Polish writer and poet with Lithuanian heritage




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Creating academic and public environments for the humanities to flourish Researching Soviet and Eastern European history Engaging people and ideas as a writer and interviewer Traveling as much as possible View all posts by amanda

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