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Artworks on Literatu str

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Address: Literatu str | (near house No32 Pilies str.), Vilnius, Lithuania
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On the walls tributes to poets and artists

A small street with walls covered with tributes to writers who have had any influence (positive or negative) on Lithuanian literature.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Lucia W
Sao Paulo, SP
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A small street with walls covered with tributes to writers who have had any influence (positive or negative) on Lithuanian literature.

Thank Lucia W
Vilnius, Lithuania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's like a permanent exhibition in street. Every work is like a small separate masterpiece and you can see indication to what artist it was dedicated in the list next on the wall.

Thank rbulaviene
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It contains art works on the walls that pay tribute to authors not necessarily of Lithuanian origin but who had anything to do with Lithuania...like Thomas Harris whose character Hannibal Lector was Lithuanian...one of the cooler spots in old town

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Sarasota, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a unique street that goes on and on with mementos of famous Lithuanian writers as well as international writers who ever wrote, visited, or had something to say about the country.

Thank Jody M
Googong NSW
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The art works are fixed to the walls of this street. They are generally small in size, but many are very brightly coloured. My guide could not say how or why the display had been created. I would describe the majority of creations as pretty and indicative of a still developing style and technique.

Thank ChrisKenyon136
United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sometimes you happen on displays or designs that appear from nowhere. This is one you just come across as you walk around the streets in Vilnius.

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Tucson Arizona
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

Our Hotel is almost around the corner, and the front desk person recommended this street/alley for its uniqueness. When we entered it, the first thing we saw is lots of graffiti, but if you wander past that, you come to walls with all sorts of small artworks celebrating and commemorating literature writers, who have links with Lithuania. The project was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

Brings recent artwork to the streets and gives artists an interesting showcase. Just another example of old meeting new in Vilnius in a terrific way.

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Maple Shade, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

It was a unexpected delight. We just happened to walk down this street, pure serendipity. We are artsy-fartsy folks so this was a delightful experience.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

Small "art" pieces attached to the walls. I think it is apprecaited more by the locals. The most famous piece is a mould of theeth.

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