Arune Tornau was born in 1956 in Vilnius, Lithuania. In 1974 - 1979 she studied at the Art Academy in Vilnius. Paints in oil and aquarell, makes sculptures and collages. Member of Lithuanian Artist Association (1990). Teaches art at youth art school, works on projects of children art education. Published a book "Drawings of Lihuanian gypsy children" (1997).