About

Hello, I am Živilė Aleknavičiūtė. A young aspiring costume designer and fashion illustrator from Lithuania.

In 2012 I have gained the fundaments of visual arts after graduating from Vilnius Justino Vienožinskio Art School after 4 years of learning.

Since 2013 till 2017 I have studied in Vilnius Academy of Arts and earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Costume Design.
During this time I have also attended a jewelry making class.

During 2015 summer worked at Lithuanian fashion design studio ‘Beleberda’.

In August 2015 completed a jewelry making internship at the ‘Darijus gallery’.

In 2016 spring semester studied Fashion and Textile Design Course at the Royal Academy of Art, The Hague.

In 2016 autumn was accepted to display my collection at the international young designers contest Fashion Injection and after winning it in 2017 spring got the opportunity to show my full 15 models collection on the Fashion Infection catwalk.