Gia Gugushvili

Date and Place of Birth:

16.08.1952

Tbilisi, Georgia

 

Education and Career:

1977 – Graduated from the Academy of Fine and Applied Arts, Tbilisi, Georgia

1980-1988 – Artists House Tbilisi- Head of the Department of Fine Arts

1986-1996 – Board Secretary of the Union of Artists of Georgia

2000-2004 – Director of “Georgian Stamp” – Georgian post

2004-2006 – Professor of Tbilisi state academy of arts

2006-2009 – Dean- faculty of fine arts -Tbilisi state academy of arts

2013-2014 – Full professor of fine arts-Faculty of fine arts, TSA of arts

2014-till now – Was elected as Rector of Tbilisi State Academy of Arts

 

Solo Exhibitions

1991 – Bazel Switzerland

1998 – Moscow Russia

1999 – “ TMS Gallery”, Tbilisi Georgia

2000 – TMS Gallery”, Tbilisi Georgia

2001 – Gertsev Gallery, Moscow Russia

2001 – Gertsev Gallery , Atlanta USA

2001 – Gallery “Universe”, Tbilisi Georgia

2002 – Caucasus House, Paris France

2003 – Bremen Germany

2004 – „ARD 1channel TV”, Berlin Germany

2004 – Maison du Caucase, Paris, France

2005 – ARD, Berlin, Germany

2005 – „AM ROTEN HOF” ,Vienna Austria

2007 – Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey

2008 – TBC Gallery, Tbilisi, Georgia

2010 – „TBC Gallery” Tbilisi Georgia

2011 – Tiflis Avenu Art Center, Tbilisi, Georgia

2011 – Baku, Azerbaijan

2012 – Nati Gallery, London, Uk

2012 – TBC Gallery” Tbilisi Georgia

2012 – Hamburg, Germany

2013 – Am Roten Hof Gallery, Vienna, Austria

2014 – Gallery “Oftalmiji” -Tbilisi, Georgia

2015 – Cros, Moscow, Russia

2015 – Batumi, Georgia

2015 – Tbilisi State academy of arts, Tbilisi, Georgia

2015 Nov –  National Museum of Azerbaijan- Baku, Azerbaijan

2017 – Strasbourg, Building of European Parliament

2018 – Gallery “Oftalmij”-Tbilisi Georgia

 

Principal Group exhibitions

1978 – Artist’s House, Tbilisi Georgia

1982 – Central House of artists, Moscow Russia

1984 – Artists Union, Tallinn, Estonia

1987 – The international exhibition, Osaka Japan

1989 – Sparkasse, Bellingen,  Germany

1990 – Sparkasse, Ulm, Germany

1990 – Drouot Gallery, Paris, France

1990 – New-York USA

1991 – Gallery Brok, Barcelona Spain

1992 – Sparkasse, Rottweill, Germany

1992 – Rosvita Bencert Gallery, Zurich Switzerland

1993 – Bodensee Festival, Friedrichshafen, Germany

1994 – Moscow,  Russia

1994 – Georgian Music Center, Ingolstadt, Germany

1996 – The Botanical Museum, Brisago, Switzerland

1997 – ART MANEZH, Moscow (Russia)

1998 – Art Salon, Moscow, Russia

1998-1995 – Art forum, Ankara, Turkey

1999 – Art messe, Pirmazens, Germany

1999 – Gallery Qis Qalasi, Baku, Azerbaijan

1996-2000  – “Art MESSE”  Berlin, Germany

1999 – 2001 Gertsev Gallery, Atlanta USA

2002 – Art Vienna, Vienna, Austria

2004 – National Gallery, Tbilisi, Georgia

2004 – Central House of Artists, Moscow, Russia

2005 – Gallery Universe, Tbilisi, Georgia

2006 – Georgian Culture days, Istanbul, Turkey

2006 – National Gallery of Armenia, Yerevan, Armenia

2007 – Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey

2007 – Emaar International Art Simposium, Dubai, UAE

2008 – The Arts Club, London, UK

2009 – Chambers Gallery, London, UK

2012 – Art Batumi, Georgia

2015 – Batumi, Georgia

2015 – Moscow, Russia-TNN Gallery

2015 – Tbilisi, Georgia-Silk gallery

2016 – Berlin, Germany- Embassy of Georgia

2017 – Tbilisi, Georgia- Georgian National Museum

2017 – Doha, Qatar

 

PERSONAL AND PUBLIC  COLLECTIONS

Georgia, Switzerland, USA, Germany, France, Spain, Russia, Turkey, Estonia, Japan

 

AWARDS RECEIVED       

1987 – Awarder with the Gold Medal at the international Exhibition, Osaka, Japan

2007 – Awarded I Prize at the Emaar international art symposium, Dubai, UAE

2014 – Awarded for the Exceptional contribution to the Georgian culture, “Georgian Spirit” Tbilisi, Georgia

2016 – Awarded  honoris Cause Degree from Azerbaijan State academy of Art.