Vladas Balsys (born in 1976 in Šiauliai). Architect, artist. Having completed jewelry studies in Vilnius Academy of Arts, Telšiai faculty, he studied architecture in Vilnius Academy of Arts and Vilnius Gediminas Technical University, acquired a Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees. He is a certified architect, a member of the Lithuanian Architects’ Union and the Union of Art Creators (MeKuSa). He frequently takes part in various contemporary art exhibitions, contra processes and international architectural competitions, which search for new ideas and daringly push the limits of possibility. Searching for the new processes and expanding the boundaries of existing ones he often refers to the idea of non-existence. Lives and works in Klaipėda.