(1976) poet, translator, essayist, author of four poetry books. His first book Akmen-skeltės (Stone-splits), appeared in 2002, and was awarded with the Prize for Poetic Debut of the Festival Druskininkai Poetic Fall. The book Išlydžių zonos (Discharge zones) was awarded by The Institute of Lithuanian Literature and Folklore as the most creative published work of 2012. In 2017 the book Grimzdimas (Sinking) was awarded with the main prize of the Festival Druskininkai Poetic Fall. He translates poetry and prose from German, Russian. Lives in Vilnius. Editor of cultural magazine Literatūra ir menas (Literature and art).