Gvantsa Jishkariani Seed Awards recipient

Gvantsa Jishkariani
Screenshot 2021 09 22 at 13 58 48
Screenshot 2021 09 22 at 13 59 48

Themes

  • Environment/Climate emergency
  • Gender equality
  • Free expression/civil society
  • Sexual/queer expression
  • Reexamining history

Disciplines

  • Photography
  • Artistic Research
  • Design
  • Music
  • Performance
  • Sound Art
  • Video Art
  • Visual Art

Country

  • Georgia

Gvantsa Jishkariani is a multimedia artist based in Tbilisi, Georgia. Her art is inspired by the cultural heritage of Georgia, reflecting on the country’s socio-political realities. She holds an MA in Creative Mediation, from the Center of Contemporary Art, Tbilisi. In 2020, she was awarded the Exhibition Grant from the Ministry of Culture, Georgia; she was also awarded the Residency Grant at NARS foundation, New York in 2019, and won the Tsinandali award in Visual Art in 2017. Her artistic practice includes experimenting with materials and expressing herself through artistic research, design, music, and performance. 

WEBSITE
Screenshot 2021 09 22 at 14 00 01