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Vilnius Academy of Arts (VAA) is an autonomous university level state institution. It is the only institution for higher art education in Lithuania. There are almost two thousand students at VAA seeking BA, BFA, MA, MFA, as well as PhD and DA degrees at four faculties, located in different cities – Vilnius, Kaunas, Klaipeda, and Telsiai. Students can choose from 24 undergraduate, 22 graduate, and 7 post-graduate study programmes. A four-year Art and Design Doctoral programme for practicing artists and designers was introduced in 2010.

The Lithuanian Council for Culture carries out its activities from the year 2013. The Council is a budgetary institution, established with the view to reform country cultural governance and develop culture self - realization. Its core mission - to implement the State culture policy in the governance areas assigned to the Minister of Culture, except for the areas assigned to the Lithuanian Film Centre. The owner of the Council is the State.

Netherlands Embassy in Vilnius Lithuania provides general information about the Netherlands, Dutch policy, studies in the Netherlands, culture, doing business etc. It also provides financial support for activities that promote a better understanding of The Netherlands and of Netherlands culture in Lihtuania.

the Swiss Arts Council Pro Helvetia is mandated by the Swiss Confederation to promote artistic creation in Switzerland, contribute to cultural exchange at home, promote the dissemination of Swiss culture abroad and foster cultural outreach. The foundation makes its own independent decisions about what it should promote.