Nauris Kalinauskas is a designer, architect and a founder of the Lithuanian Design Forum. He studied architecture at Vilnius Technical University from 1990 to 1992, and in 1992-1996 he studied and graduated architecture studies at Vilnius Academy of Arts. Since 1996, he had created interiors and furniture series for furniture manufacturers (“Ūkas”, “Gurda”, “Softimus”, “Sedes regia” and etc.). In 2000 founded the design studio “Contraforma”. In 2009 he has established the library of design materials “Materijos.lt”.