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Yard gallery

E. Ožeškienės g. 21A (backyard), Kaunas

More than a decade ago an artist Vytenis Jakas moved into a house in this courtyard and noticed that neighbours are distant and fail to remember the shared past of the courtyard. V. Jakas started transferring photos of Jewish families that used to live here on building walls and received great support. One by one other objects appear in the courtyard, new artists leave their mark, neighbours' celebrations take place, tourists come round. However, let's not forget that people who live here have the right to peace and quiet.

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