KHAKHANASHVILI S.

shalva-khakhanashvili

Born on May 4, 1964 in Georgia (ex USSR)

 

 

FORMATION

 

 


1990 – 1993    University of state of Tbilissi, Art History, diploma
1989 – 1994    Institute of foreign languages of Tbilissi, diploma
1992 – 1994   Decorator at the TV, Ibervisia, Tbilisi
1994 – 1998    Director of the Contemporian Art Center in Tbilissi
1995 – 1996    Residence at Kunstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin
1996 – 1997    Grant of the Culture Senate of Berlin

 

 

PROFESSIONAL CAREER

 

 


1997 – 1998  Organisator and co-curator of the exhibitions at the IFA gallery (Institute of Cultural International Relations), Berlin and at the UNESCO, Paris.

2000 – 2003 Member of Coordination Department of the SEECAN, South East European Contemporary Art Network

2002 Director of the Caucasus – Europe Cultural Coordination Center

2002 – 2003 Charged of mission (apollonia), Curator Caucase Project. Exhibitions in Thessaloniki (Greece), Strasbourg (France) and Bruxelles (Belgium).

2003 – 2004   Organisator of « Caravansarai », International Forum of Contemporian Arts and Artistic Events –  Program of art exchanges between Caucasus and Europe in Tbilissi, Georgia.

2005 Director of Caravansarai, Art Exchanges, based in Paris.

2005 – 2008 curator and artistic director of « stations » projects for Istanbul, Thessaloniki, Paris, St. Petersbourg, Odessa, Tachkent, Tbilisi…

 

 


PERSONAL EXHIBITIONS

 

 


1990 House of Artists, Tbilissi
1991 Na Solianke Gallery, Moscow
1992 Gleditsch 45 Gallery, Berlin
1993 IFA Gallery,
Institute of Cultural International Relations, Berlin
1994 IFA Gallery,
Institute of Cultural International Relations, Bonn
1995 LiteraturWERKstatt, Berlin
1998 Friedrich Gallery, Cologne
2001 Lognes Town Hall, Paris – Ile de France
2002 Gallery Event, Cologne

 

 


PUBLIC EXHIBITIONS

 

 

 

1998
“Trans – Formation”, Georgian Contemporian Art, UNESCO, Paris
1999
Biennal Mitteleuropa, Schiltigheim, Strasbourg
2000
“Au Verso De L’Histoire»,  La Ferme Du Buisson, Marne- La – Vallée, Paris
Entretiens sur L’art,  L’Espace Paul Ricard, Paris
Contemporian Art Center of Thessaloniki, Greece
2001
Contemporian Art Center of Rethymnon,  Crete,  Greece
2002
Cultural Center of Azerbaïdjan, London
2002
Photography Museum, Thessaloniki
2003
Mains d’Oeuvres, Presentation of LaPlatforme in St. Ouen, Paris.
« 7 + 7 », L’exposition artistes d’Azerbaïdjan/Géorgie. Art Museum, Baku.
« Aluminium », Contemporian Art Festival at the «Azerbaidjan State Museum Center », Baku Azerbaïdjan.
«A l’Est du Nouveau», Donjon of Sainte-Genevieve-des-Bois, France.
« Transformation », Toptasi Kulliyesi (karavansarai), Donusum, Istanbul

2004
1st Symposium of Contemporian Art and exposition, Comrat, Gagauzia, Moldavia.
Caravansaraï, SENSEWALL, Tbilissi, Georgia.
«AZART, 1st international Postcontemporary Art Exhibition », Baku Azerbaïjan.
2005 Biennal of Venice, presentation of “Neigbours in Dialogue”.
“Femme et Homme”, exhibition of contemporain art at the Art Museum, Baku, Biennal of Tachkent, Uzbekistan
« Aluminium », Art Contemporian Art at the «Azerbaidjan State Museum  Center », Baku

2006
La Famille, Une Reunion d’Artistes, Espace Lhomond, Paris1er Exhibition of Contemporian Art, Ferme d’Ayau, Roissy-En-Brie
“Caucasus”, National Center of Contemporian Art (NCCA), Moscow
Heartgalerie, Caravansarai – Station Paris, 2006
Caravansaraï, Station Tbilissi – NAC (National Art Center)
Nuit Blanches, Paris – Tous Gagnants, Canal St. Martin
Tyuap Art Fair, par Karsi Sanat, Istanbul
DIVA, installations & videos, Paris
Caravansaraï – Station Tachkent, House of Photography, Tachkent
Caravansaraï – Station Boukhara, Center for developpement of
Photography, Boukhara

2007
Current Art and Photo/Video International Festival Est – West. Tachkent Crossroad.
Biennal of Thessaloniki, Greece
Karsi Sanat, Urbanconnections, Istanbul, Turkey
Biennal of Tachkent, october, Ouzbekistan
SLIK, La foire d’art contemporain, Paris Bellevile
DIVA, La foire d’art Digital & Vidéo, Louvre des Antiquaires a Paris
« Doucement nous sommes pressés… », Heartgalerie, Paris
2008 Festival Vidéoformes à Clermont Ferrand (avec Heartgalerie), dans Galerie Claire Gastau du 10 au 30 Mars 2008.
Exposition collective, Galerie Basia Embiricos
Paris Tout Court, Festival International du Film Court de Paris,
Les Cabinets de curiosité (program of video by Philippe de Boucaud)