The traje de flamenca is the dress traditionally worn by women at Ferias (festivals) in Andalusia, Spain. This traditional women‘s costume has undergone changes over the century or more that it has been in widespread use. The skirts became shorter and after few years dropped back to the ankle again. Patterns and colors of materials are constantly changing During traditional festivities, women wearing these dresses still inspire a number of works of art.Read More
The town of Antequera never in the past had organized a social exhibition, only about women dressed in flamenco. It is a great opportunity to see tradition and history live. These portraits of the Antequeranas are not only cause of admiration, but also a heritage for future generations.Read More
Near the Mar Menor lagoon in Murcia, Spain in „La Manga“ camping wintertime is full of retirement age people from across Europe. They enjoy Spanish sunshine living in caravans, campers and motorhomes. Watching these people I was wondering: why do they sell their homes at that age, leave grandchildren and go for a journey in foreign country of thousands of kilometers away to live half year in the car? Why are the elders dancing at the parties like crazy and the youngest dancer on the dance floor is seventy-five? I invite you to read the stories of the joy and wisdom I have recorded in the of the Lithuanian IQ LIFE MAGAZINE June issue, 2019Read More
When I came to Andalucia, I was warned that people are religious here. I was lucky enough to see and photograph the processions and preparations of Semana Santa, Children’s Semana Semana. Now when I hear the drums outside the window, I know Patron responsible for water, health or other vital things goes through the city.
When I was asking these women in portraits in the Spring Fair, why they adore to dress in these dresses- all as one said, that traje de falmenca is very beautiful, their mothers and grandmothers were dressing like this long time ago, and the traditions of Andalusia are wonderful and it’s a matter of honor to keep and protect them.Read More
If your life is black and white, if you lack color, here it is. Colors, aromas and flowers. All in "La fiesta de los patios", Córdoba. Each every year, for two weeks, the town people open their doors for the festival to showcase the most beautiful hidden gems.Read More