Rezo Khasia

Date and Place of Birth:

April 23, 1949

Tbilisi, Georgia

Education and Career:

1973 – Graduated from Tbilisi State Academy of Fine Arts-Faculty of Sculpture, Tbilisi, Georgia

2004-2010 – Board Secretary of the Union of Artists of Georgia

2009- till now – lecturer of Georgian Technical University, faculty – architeqture,

2011- till now – lecturer of Ilia State University, programs- architeqture

 2016- till now – lecturer of East European University, programs- architeqture

Solo Exhibitions:

2000 – TbilCreditBanks Gallery Tbilisi, Georgia;

2002 – “Universe” Gallery, Tbilisi, Georgia;

2009 – Gallery “Sharden”, Hotel Tbilisi Merriott, Tbilisi;

2013 – „My Art Gallery“ Palmarina Yalikavak. Bodrum, Turkey;

Principal Group exhibitions:

1973 – National gallery of fine arts, Tbilisi

1976 – Youth Exhibition, Minsk, Belarus

1978 – Central House of Painter, Moscow, Russia;

1982 – Sculptors International Symposium Nadiotadi, Hungary; Where his sculpture “Muza”-  First Prize

1993 – International Festival of Fine Arts, Tbilisi, Georgia;

1994 – Georgian Fine Arts in Germany, Leverkusen, Emmerich

1995 – International Festival of Fine Arts, Tbilisi, Georgia;

1996 – “Orient” Gallery, Tbilisi, Georgia;

1996 – Exhibition in US Embassy, Tbilisi, Georgia;

1996 – International Festival of Christmas Eve, Laureate, Tbilisi, Georgia;

1997 – Gallery Imalten Kloster, Köln, Germany;

1998 – International Festival of Christmas Eve, 1 prize intervirtuals conception, Tbilisi, Georgia

1998 – International Exhibition. Arts Central House, Moscow,Russia;

1999 – International Exhibition, Grand prize in the sculpture, Blue Gallery, Tbilisi, Georgia;

2004 – Georgian Sculpture Exhibition, Blue Gallery, Tbilisi, Georgia; 

2004 – International Exhibition on Olympic Symbol Theme, 1 Prize Tbilisi, Georgia;

2005 – “Universe” Gallery, Exhibition, Italy

Realized projects:

1982 – “Muza” Nadiotadi, Hungary

1982 – A.kokaia memorial, Poti, Georgia;

1984 – “Poetry”, composition, Kutaisi, Georgia

1987 – “300 Aragveli” memorial, Jinval, Georgian military road; Georgia

2003 – Jiuli Shartava Statue, Human Rights Defender Office, Tbilisi, Georgia

2009 – Memorial of soldiers killed in battle against Russian occupation of Georgia in 2008 year, Tbilisi, Georgia.

2012 – Memorial of Shota Rustaveli, Riga, Latvia

Participation in architectural and creative competitions:

1989 – Str. Batumi, monument of Akaki Tsereteli; Georgia;

1992 – Str. Ankara, memorial complex; Turkey;

1995 – St. Saarbrücken, Composition – Dust Tree; Germany;

1999 – Str. Gori, Iakob Gogebashvili’s memorial; Georgia;

2000 – St. Tbilisi, Elizbar Eristavi Memorial; Georgia;

2001 – Tbilisi, 9 April Memorial, Composition “Tearing Gali”; Georgia;

2004 – Tbilisi Tbilisi, 9 April memorial, composition “Spring will come”; Georgia;

2006 – Tbilisi, Shota Rustaveli monument Tbilisi In Kiev; Ukraine;

2006 – Tbilisi, National Monument – Kakutsa Cholokashvili’s Monument; Mtatsminda pantheon; Georgia;

2007 – Telavi, Memorial of the National Hero – Kakutsa Cholokashvili; Georgia;

2009 – Tbilisi, Pantheon of Mtatsminda Writers and Public Figures. Memorial of the symbolic grave of repressed, unwelcome, famous writers and artists in 1937, Georgia;

2010 – The sketch of the Memorial dedicated to the memory of those killed in the 2008 Russian-Georgian war in Gori, as well as the Stalinist Soviet repressions, Georgia;

2012 –  Tbilisi, Marjanishvili Square sketch project, Georgia;

2016  – Tbilisi, a draft project of the Woldrops monument, Georgia;

2017 –  Tbilisi, a skyscraper project of  “Tsisperkantseli”, Georgia.

PERSONAL AND PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Georgia, Switzerland, USA, Germany, France, Italy, Russian, Hungary, Finland, Belgium, Turkey, United Kingdom, USA – Baker James Collection (USA State Council); R.Matzke Collection (ex President of Firm “Chevron”,); K. Spring (Firm “ALT” President) collection and more.

AWARDS

1982 – Sculptors International Symposium; Hungary; His sculpture “Muza” was  Grand prize

1996 – International Festival of Christmas Eve, Laureate, Georgian National Gallery, Tbilisi, Georgia. 

1998 – International Festival of Christmas Eve – 1st prize, Georgian National Gallery, Tbilisi, Georgia.

1999 – International Exhibition, Grand prize in the sculpture, Georgian National Gallery, Tbilisi, Georgia;

2004 – International Exhibition on Olympic Symbol Theme, 1 Prize Tbilisi, Georgia;