MONIKA PLENTAUSKAITĖ (b. 1993) is a Lithuanian painter, a graduate of Vilnius Academy of Art. Her paintings hang in the collections of foreign collectors as well as the MO modern art museum in Lithuania. Her painting works have been presented at the Lithuanian and foreign art fairs by the gallery Meno Niša. In 2018, the artist became the winner of one of the most significant art events in the Baltic States – the Young Painter Prize.
For several years now, in her work, Monika Plentauskaitė has been developing the themes of memory, identity representation, and the fictionality of photography and painting images, raising identity questions and looking for answers in the photographs of the past.