Born in 1959. He studied ceramics at the Vilnius Fine Arts Academy from 1977 to 1984. Since 1984 he has participated in numerous exhibitions and symposiums in Estonia, Czech Republic, Germany, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, the Netherlands, Poland, Russia, Turkey, and the USA. In 1984 he was awarded a Diploma at the Young Baltic Artists’ Triennial in Riga, Latvia. His works are included in the collections of Lithuanian, Norwegian, Russian museums. Rytas works as a lecturer at the Vilnius Fine Art Academy, from 2000 to 2007 he was a Head of Ceramics Department.
Rytas was a participant of the symposium in 1997.