Born 1966 in Kaunas, Lithuania. Lives and works in Düsseldorf, Germany.


Education
2000 – 2003     Postgraduate studies in Media Arts at the Academy of Media Arts Cologne (KHM).
              Diploma supervised by Prof. Valie Export, Prof. Marcel Odenbach and Prof. Siegfried Zielinski.
1992 – 2000     Fine Art studies at the Düsseldorf Art Academy (Kunstakademie Düsseldorf) with Prof.
             Günther Uecker and Prof. Magdalena Jetelová. Diploma (Akademiebrief). Master student
              (Meisterschülerin) of Prof. Magdalena Jetelová.
1985 – 1991    Studies in Graphic Arts at the Vilnius Academy of Arts (VDA). Diploma supervised by
              Assoc. Prof. Saulius Valius.

Awards, Scholarships
2021     Project Grant by the Ministry of Culture and Science of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia
2020     Project Grant Neustart Kultur, Stiftung Kunstfonds, Bonn, Germany
2012     Artist in Residence (Working Grant), RONDO Studios, Graz, Austria
2010     Höge-Preis Award, International Foundation of Women Artists “Die Höge”, Germany
2009     Artist in Residence, Organhaus  Art Space, Chongqing, China (Working Grant of the Kulturamt
              Düsseldorf)
2007     Working Grant by the Rhineland-Palatinate Foundation for Culture, Künstlerhaus Schloß
              Balmoral, Bad Ems, Germany
2005     Publication support by the Kunststiftung NRW, Germany
2005     Artist in Residence (Working Grant), Artists Unlimited e. V., Bielefeld, Germany
2003     9th Ida-Gerhardi-Förderpreis Award, Germany
2002     Award for Fine Arts of the State Capital Düsseldorf (Förderpreis für Bildende Kunst der
              Landeshauptstadt Düsseldorf), Germany
2001     Working Grant by the State of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
2000     9th Video Art Award Bremen, Germany

Solo Exhibitions
2019     “Schwarz Weiß Grau”, Meno parkas | gleixner art, Düsseldorf, Germany
2014     “Videoarbeiten und Fotografie“, City Gallery, Tuttlingen, Germany
2012     “Other Sight”, Gallery G69, Graz, Austria
2011     “Back from Chongqing”, Atelier am Eck, Düsseldorf, Germany (with Natascha Borowsky)
2009     “Between the Lines”, Kunstverein Kreis Gütersloh, Gütersloh, Germany (with Johanna Reich)
              (C = Catalogue)
2009     “Six Hours Ahead”, Organhaus, Chongqing, China (with Natascha Borowsky)
2008     “siehst du mich”, Gallery Schwenk, Castrop-Rauxel, Germany (with Magdalena Sadziak)
2008     “Transiträume 01”, Kunst im Abgeordnetenbüro, Parliament of Rhineland-Palatinate, Mainz,
              Germany
2006     “Gravity”, Gallery Artists Unlimited e. V., Bielefeld, Germany (C)
2005     “Sehnsucht”, Kunstverein Lippstadt, Lippstadt, Germany (C)
2003     “Förderpreisträger der Stadt Düsseldorf”, Kunstraum, Düsseldorf, Germany (C)
2001     “Kreuz + Wort”, Neues Museum Weserburg, Bremen, Germany
1998 - 1999    “Replace | Muutoksia”, Lönnström Art Museum, Rauma, Finland; Vantaa City Museum,
              Vantaa, Finland;  Art Museum in Kajaani, Finland; Mykolas Žilinskas Art Gallery, Kaunas,
              Lithuania (with Anna-Lea Kopperi) (C)
1998     “Next Stop”, Art Museum in Thun, Switzerland
1997     “Unser Tagesrätsel”, Gallery Konrad Mönter, Meerbusch, Germany (C)
1995     “Das Heilige“, Chapel of the Knappschaftskrankenhaus, Recklinghausen, Germany (C)
1995     “Umlagerung”, galerie januar e. V., Bochum, Germany
1994     “Neringa Naujokaite“, Laden 33, Düsseldorf, Germany
1992     “Projektionen”, Gallery Pavilion Annelie Brusten, Wuppertal, Germany (C)

Selected Group Exhibitions
2022     DIE GROSSE, Museum Kunstpalast, Düsseldorf, Germany (C)
2022     “SEQUENCE #2: Vom Fliegen”, Haus der Kortum-Gesellschaft, Kunstverein Bochum, Germany
2021     “The Dream of Living”, Museum Ratingen, Ratingen, Germany (C)
2021     “The Sanctity of Nature?”: 10th Sacrum Art Triennial, Centre of Contemporary Art (CoCA), Torun,
              Poland
2021     VIDEOFORMES 2021: 34th International Festival of Digital Arts, Clermont-Ferrand, France (C)
2020     “The Sanctity of Nature?": 10th Sacrum Art Triennial, City Art Gallery, Częstochowa, Poland (C)
2020     “A NEW REALITY": PHOTO L.A. - International Photographic Art Fair. First Edition of
              Virtual Collect + Connect, Los Angeles, USA
2020     “Wir sind wieder sichtbar!", onomato künstlerverein e. V., Düsseldorf, Germany
2019     imai Videolounge, NRW-Forum, Düsseldorf, Germany
2019     “10 + 10 = 20", Exhibition Hall at Hawerkamp, Münster, Germany;
              Haus der Kunst Enniger, Ennigerloh-Enniger, Germany
2019     DIE GROSSE 2019, Museum Kunstpalast, Düsseldorf, Germany (C)
2019     “#recording”, Künstlerforum, Bonn, Germany
2018     “So Close, So Far”: VIII International Contemporary Art Festival KAUNAS IN ART, Kaunas,
              Lithuania
2018     “Heterotopia on the Route”, Galaxy Museum of Contemporary Art, Chongqing, China (C)
2017     “freedom (not) yet again”, RUBART, Yerevan, Armenia
2016     “Kunst im Kino”: 62nd International Short Film Festival, Oberhausen, Germany (C)
2015     5th OpenART Biennial, Örebro, Sweden (C)
2015     Musica Electronica Nova: 6th International Festival of Elektroacoustic Music, Wroclaw, Poland
              (with Joanna Wozny) (C)
2014     “Dieses Hier & Jetzt“, KunstGarten, Graz, Austria
2014     “Approach to Realities“, Kunstraum, Düsseldorf, Germany
2013     “Self-Discipline and Speculation“: III International New Media Art Triennial, Beijing, China
2013     “Marler Medienkunst-Preise“, Skulpturenmuseum Glaskasten, Marl, Germany (C)
2012     “Lange Nacht der Museen”, KunstGarten, Graz, Austria
2012     “surfaces”, RONDO, Graz, Austria
2011     “CologneOFF 2011: Baltic Sea“, OFFicyna Observatory Cinema, Szczecin, Poland;
              Arteles & Galleria Rajatila, Tampere, Finland; Estonian Academy of Arts, Tallinn, Estonia;
              Smolny University, PRO ARTE, National Centre for Contemporary Arts (NCCA), Goethe Institute,
              St. Petersburg, Russia
2011     “CologneOFF VI“, Arad Art Museum, Romania; City Art Gallery, Kharkiv, Ukraine; Goethe Institute,
             Kiev, Ukraine
2011     “Soft Friction”: 24th Stuttgarter Filmwinter, Filmhaus, Stuttgart, Germany (C)
2010     “Un..Sharpness of the Documentary”: 10th Kunstfilmtag, Künstlerverein Malkasten, Düsseldorf,
              Germany (C)
2009     “Narracje N#1: Installations and Interventions in Public Space”, Gdansk, Poland
2009     “With a View to the Sound”: 9th Kunstfilmtag, Künstlerverein Malkasten, Düsseldorf, Germany (C)
2009     “Jetzt und Damals”, City Gallery, Lüdenscheid, Germany (C)
2009     “Märkisches Stipendium for Visual Arts in the Category of Video”, City Gallery, Iserlohn, Germany
2009     “Sample #2”, Project Space of the German Artists' Association, Berlin, Germany
2008     “km 500”, Kunsthalle, Mainz, Germany (C)
2008     “Bilder machen Leute”, Rheinisches Landesmuseum, Trier, Germany
2008     “contemporary art ruhr 08, das forum”: Kunstmesse Essen (C.A.R.), Zollverein, Essen, Germany (C)
2008     “Bilder machen Leute”, Landesmuseum, Koblenz, Germany (C)
2007     “Gut + Böse”, City Gallery, Lüdenscheid, Germany (C)
2006     “Venceremos/Sale”, Kunstforum Ostdeutsche Galerie, Regensburg, Germany (C)
2006     “Space - Plane - Body”, Contemporary Art Centre (CAC), Vilnius, Lithuania (C)
2005     “A Second Sight“: International Biennale of Contemporary Art (IBCA), National Gallery, Prague,
              Czech Republic (C)
2004     “Kunst jetzt!: Ida Gerhardi Förderpreis”, City Gallery, Lüdenscheid, Germany
2004     “LichtRouten 2004”, Lüdenscheid, Germany (C)
2004     “Pathos/Gefühle“, Raumpool e. V., Frankfurt, Germany (C)
2004     “Here We Come!!!”, Art and Exhibition Hall, Bonn, Germany (C)
2002     “UNPLUGGED - Art as the Scene of Global Conflicts”: Ars Electronica 2002, Ars Electronica
              Campus, Linz, Austria (C)
2001     “The ARTPOLE of the world”: 35th International Fair for Modern Art ART COLOGNE,
              Koelnmesse, Cologne, Germany (C)
2001     “Tische der Kommunikation”, Mobile City Gallery at the Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germany (C)
2000     “Rendez-vous: Patients Meet Artists”, Robert Bosch Hospital, Stuttgart, Germany (C)
1999     “Weltschmerz“, Gallery Leßmann & Lenser, Rodgau, Germany
1998     “Vielfaches Echo“, Edith Wahlandt Gallery, Stuttgart, Germany
1998     “Folgen“, Oldenburger Kunstverein, Oldenburg, Germany (C)
1998     “Vote for X Objects”: Videonale 8. International Video and Media Art Festival, Bonner Kunstverein
             Bonn, Germany (C)
1997     “Germany - Japan”, Toride Art Hall, Toride, Japan
1997     “Germany - Korea”, Kaywon Arts Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
1997     “Verweildauer”, Kunstverein Kreis Gütersloh, Gütersloh, Germany
1997     “Ich eigne mich nicht”, ArToll Kunstlabor e. V., Bedburg-Hau, Germany
1997     “Stadt am Himmel”, KunstWerk e. V., Cologne, Germany
1996     “Der zerteilte Blick”, DuMont Art Hall, Cologne, Germany
1995     “Made in Mauritius“, Ministry of Arts and Culture, Port Louis, Mauritius; Kunstraum, Düsseldorf,
              Germany (C)
1995 - 1996     “Denk Ich an Deutschland 1933 1945 1995”, Gallery Annelie Brusten, Wuppertal; Heinrich-
              Heine-Institut, Düsseldorf, Germany (C)
1994     “Loma Kitsi”, Kluuvi Gallery at the Helsinki City Museum of Art, Helsinki, Finland (C)
1991     “Überfahrt | Perkėla”, Forum Bilkerstrasse, Düsseldorf, Germany (C)

Symposia, Workshops, Presentations (selection)
2018     “freedom (not) yet again: Neringa Naujokaite on Her Video Work”, lecture at the Braunschweig
              University of Art (HBK), Braunschweig, Germany
2017     Lecture in the series “NATURAL BORN – Because No One is Born an Architect or an Artist”, at the
              Peter Behrens School of Architecture (PBSA), University of Applied Sciences (HSD), Düsseldorf,
              Germany
2016     Curatorship of the exhibition “5 x 3: Patricija Gilyte - Tina Tonagel - Adriane Wachholz”,
              Kunstraum, Düsseldorf, Germany
2012     Workshop in the frame of “ANNENVIERTEL! The Art of Urban Intervention”, < rotor > Centre for
              Contemporary Art, Graz, Austria
2009     Presentation at the Organhaus International Artists' Workshop, Organhaus Art Space, Chongqing,
              China
2004     “Das erinnerte Haus”, presentation at the Symposium of the Mobile City Gallery at the Museum
              Folkwang, Essen, Germany
1995     International Symposium “The Sign“, Nida, Lithuania

Teaching Activity
since 2018     Lecturer for Design theory at the Peter Behrens School of Arts (PBSA) in the Düsseldorf
              University of Applied Sciences (HSD), Germany
2012 – 2018     Research associate at the Peter Behrens School of Architecture (PBSA), Düsseldorf
              University of Applied Sciences (HSD), Germany
2008 – 2010     Substitute Professor for Video and Room Installation at the University of Applied Science
              (HS) Bielefeld, Germany
2005 – 2013     Lecturer for Artistic-Media Design in Social Context, University of Applied Science (HS)
              Bielefeld, Germany

Publications
“Neringa Naujokaite - Art Deco. Eine Studie zur Rekonstruktion eines Zwischenkriegszeitinterieurs“, texts: Dr. Monika Krikštopaitytė, Dr. Giedrė Jankevičiūtė (DE/LT), Verlag Kettler, Dortmund, 2021. ISBN 978-3-86206-924-8
“Neringa Naujokaite - Other Sight“, texts: Dr. Ursula Panhans-Bühler, Angelika Vauti-Scheucher, Verlag Kettler, Dortmund, 2013. ISBN 978-3-86206-299-7
“Neringa Naujokaite - Between the Lines“, text: Daniel Neugebauer, Kunstverein Kreis Gütersloh e. V., Gütersloh, 2009.
“Neringa Naujokaite - Stencils“, text: Dr. Danièle Perrier, Künstlerhaus Schloss Balmoral, Bad Ems, 2008.
“Neringa Naujokaite - Gravity”, text: Daniel Neugebauer, Artists Unlimited e. V., Bielefeld, 2006.
“Neringa Naujokaite“, text: Dr. Erich Franz, Kunstverein Lippstadt e. V., Lippstadt, 2005. ISBN 3-9806707-8-3
"Neringa Naujokaite: Förderpreis für Bildende Kunst der Landeshauptstadt Düsseldorf 2002", catalogue accompanying the Award of the City of Düsseldorf 2002, texts: Michael Voets, Dr. Sabine Maria Schmidt, Kulturamt der Stadt Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, 2003.
“Anna-Lea Kopperi, Neringa Naujokaite - Replace | Muutoksia“, texts: Maija Koskinen, Leevi Haapala,
Lönnström Art Museum, Rauma, 1999. ISBN 952-9847-12-2
“Neringa Naujokaite - Unser Tagesrätsel“, Konrad Mönter, Meerbusch, 1997.

Appearance in Publications (selection)
“Der Traum vom Wohnen | The Dream of Living“, exhibition catalogue (DE/EN), texts: Anne Rodler, Jessica Krämer, Julia Haack, Kristina Wotschel, Wiebke Siever (Ed.), Verlag Kettler, Dortmund, 2021. ISBN 978-3-86206-899-9
“25 Jahre Videokunst Preis Bremen“, texts: Rose Pfister, Louise Lindlar (Ed.), Ilona Rieke, Marikke Heinz-Hoek, Patrik Thomas et al., Filmbüro Bremen e. V., Bremen, 2018.
“62. International Short Film Festival Oberhausen“, festival catalogue by Christian Lailach and Alexander Scholz, Internationale Kurzfilmtage/Karl Maria Laufen, Oberhausen, 2016. ISBN 978-3-87468-344-9
“OpenART 2015 Örebro”, festival catalogue, Örebro Municipality, Örebro, 2015. ISBN 978-91-637-9006-5
“Marler Medienkunst-Preise: Sound | Video International Competition 2013/2014”, texts: Georg Elben (Ed.), Karl Karst, Melanie Bono, Hubert Steins, Wienand, Marl, 2014. ISBN 978-3-86832-265-1
“Organhaus Art Space: 2009 Organhaus International Artists' Workshop“, Organhaus, Chongqing, 2010.
“Jetzt und Damals: Rückblick auf 20 Jahre Ida Gerhardi Preis” by Hilke Gesine Möller, City Gallery Lüdenscheid, Lüdenscheid, 2009.
“Balmoral 2007/2008: Balmoral Blend“, annual 2007/2008 Künstlerhaus Schloß Balmoral, texts: Dr. Danièle Perrier (Ed.), Dr. Robert Fleck, Dr. Verena Kuni, Birgit Weidmann, et al., Künstlerhaus Schloß Balmoral, Bad Ems/Argobooks, Berlin, 2008. ISBN 978-3-9812552-0-1
“Bilder machen Leute: Die Inszenierung des Menschen in der Fotografie", texts: Britta Köhn, Roswitha Neu-Kock, Danièle Perrier, Wolfgang Horbert, Katrin Seidel et al., Landesmuseum Koblenz/Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern, 2007. ISBN-10: 3775721703
“Gut + Böse: Politik, Kunst, Gesellschaft“, texts: Hilke Gesine Möller (Ed.), Dr. Chistoph J. Bauer, Dr. Susanne Conzen, Dr. Gunther Klosinski, Dr. Carolin Krüger-Bahr et al., City Gallery Lüdenscheid, Lüdenscheid, 2007.
“Venceremos/Sale”, text: Dr. Pavel Liška, Stiftung Kunstforum Ostdeutsche Gallery, Regensburg, 2006.
ISBN 3-89188-112-6
“International Biennale of Contemporary Art 2005: A Second Sight”, exhibition catalogue (CZ/EN), texts: Katarína Rybková, Ivan Hartmann, Svĕtlana Michajlová, Milan Kní˛ák, Jiří Surůvka et al., National Gallery in Prague, Prague, 2005. ISBN 80-7035-301-5
“LichtRouten 2004“, text: Bettina Pelz, Lüdenscheider Stadtmarketing GmbH, 2005. ISBN 3-934687-34-2
“Pathos/Gefühle”, text: Felix Ruhöfer, Raumpool e. V., Frankfurt, 2004.
“Das erinnerte Haus - im öffentlichen Raum und Museum Folkwang”, project catalogue, texts: Astrid Haas, Jan Albers, Hildegard Kurt, Dr. Necmi Sönmez (Ed.), Museum Folkwang, Essen, 2004. ISBN 3-00-014439-0
“Here we Come!!!“, exhibition catalogue, Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung, Bonn, 2003.
“UNPLUGGED - Art as the Scene of Global Conflicts: Ars Electronica 2002“, festival catalogue, edited by Gerfried Stocker and Christine Schöpf, texts: Iba Ndiaye Diadji, Peter Fend, Joichi Ito, Mike Jensen, Michel Mavros, Philippe Quéau, Saskia Sassen, Jennifer Sibanda et al. (DE/EN), Hatje Cantz Verlag, 2002. ISBN 3-7757-1207-0
“Tische der Kommunikation“, project catalogue, text: Andrea Wendt, Museum Folkwang, Essen, 2001.
“Rendez-vous: Patienten begegnen Künstlern“, texts: Hans-Jürgen Firnkorn, Martina Waetermans, Dr. Evelyn Weiss, Dr. Heinz Weiß, Robert-Bosch-Krankenhaus GmbH, Stuttgart, 2000.
“Made in Mauritius 1994 – 1998 + Folgen”, exhibition catalogue, texts: Gertrud Wagenfeld-Pleister, Nicolai Sokolow, Thomas Appel, Thomas Kesseler et al., Oldenburger Kunstverein, Oldenburg, 1998.
“Katalog der Austausch-Ausstellung von Gegenwartskunst zwischen der Staatlichen Universität für Bildende Künste und Musik Tokyo und der Kunstakademie Düsseldorf”, exhibition catalogue, Tokyo Geijutu Daigaku, Tokyo, 1997.
„Das Heilige”, exhibition catalogue, Skulpturenmuseum Glaskasten Marl, Marl, 1996.
“Kunstzeit”, exhibition catalogue, texts: Kai Brückner, Bochum, 1996.
“Denk ich an Deutschland: Installationen - Objekte - Skulpturen - Malerei - Zeichnungen”, texts: Joseph A. Kruse (Ed.), Dr. Manfred Brusten, Heidemarie Vahl et al., Heinrich-Heine-Institut, Düsseldorf/Galerie Annelie Brusten, Wuppertal, 1996.
“5/20”, exhibition catalogue, text: Ulrich Fernkorn, Bayerische Hypotheken- und Wechsel-Bank Aktiengesellschaft, München, 1996.