Gvantsa Jishkariani (b. 1991) graduated from the Faculty of Architecture of the Tbilisi State Academy of the Fine Arts, then completed an informal master's program at the Centre of Contemporary Art-Tbilisi. Multimedia artist works in a range of media including painting, photography and sculpture. Dedicated to experimentation, the artist likes to explore traditional craft – investigate her own associations, research into the tradition and then employ the knowledge to create her art. Her works often deal with her personal emotions and experiences as well as reflect socio-political conditions of present-day Georgia. The artist often employs humour to address these deeply

personal and highly relevant subjects.


Gvantsa is the co-founder of the contemporary art galleries in Tbilisi, Patara Gallery and The Why Not Gallery. In 2021 Gvantsa received Prince Claus Foundation Seed Awards. In 2020 she was selected for the Forbes 30 under 30 list, Between 2017 and 2019, Gvantsa was the curator of the Tbilisi Photo Festival Night of Photography. In 2019 she won the NARS Foundation Studio Grant, New York and in 2017 the artist received the Tsinandali Award in Visual Arts. Gvantsa was the founder of the first Georgian online magazine Gargar magazine on art and fashion (2013-18). Gvantsa is widely exhibited in Georgia and abroad, including Brussels, Prague, Zurich, Dusseldorf, Naples and Baku.

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Forbes women Georgia- Gvantsa Jishkariani receives Prince Claus seed awards.

Public Broadcaster - Gvantsa Jishkariani interview

Artarea - Together Forever Gvantsa Jishkariani solo show

Caucasus Business Week - The Last tarot 

AQNB- Symbolic modes of autobiography in the introspective mixed media works & installations of Gvantsa Jishkariani

Home is - The Why Not Gallery Interview

Regarder -  Together Forever Gvantsa Jishkariani solo show review

Marketer - The Last tarot

KubaParis - Together Forever - Gvantsa Jishkariani Solo Show

Hammock Magazine - Gvantsa Jishkariani solo show , Art in Public spaces


Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week - Group Fungus interview

Tbilisi Photography & Multimedia Museum - Talk about alternative Art platforms during pandemic

Vogue US -  The Last tarot

Forbes - 30 under 30 Gvantsa Jishkariani

Forbes Tv - Gvantsa Jishkariani

Tzvetnik - A Tree Gvantsa Jishkariani Solo show

Mutual Art - Permanent Adolescense Gvantsa Jishkariani Solo show

Georgian Video Art Archive - Gvantsa Jishkariani

Forbes - 30 under 30 გვანცა ჯიშკარიანი

Tv Imedi - Gvantsa Jishkariani art practice  Interview

“ხელოვნების წრე” - მარიამ ნატროშვილი და გვანცა ჯიშკარიანი

არტარეა - ჯგუფური გამოფენა Gallery Artbeat

SanatAtak - Gvantsa Jishkariani Art practice review 

Georgian Art Scene in brief

Vogue Best Fashion of week

Forbes US - Curator  Nino Matcharashvili - Art is not canceled

The Art Gorgeous 

Buyers Magazine - Gvantsa Jishkariani

Buyers Magazine - Random thoughts

Fotograf Gallery -  Gvantsa Jishkariani Interview

Holafilm - Gvantsa Jishkariani Patara gallery

Materiel Tbilisi - Collaboration with Gvantsa Jishkariani

Materiel Tbilisi - About Collaboration with Gvantsa Jishkariani

Talk about Patara gallery

At.ge - Gvantsa Jishkariani

Tv Imedi - Gvantsa Jishkariani about Patara gallery and The why not gallery

Two Utopias with three sculptures about angels -  Genevieve Goffman and George Targamadze

Terrible Dreams -  Ana Chaduneli Solo show 

Thousand Secrets -Ruska Badriashvili Solo Show

Forbes Woman - The Why Not Gallery Gift Shop

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