Angelina Damenia & Gela Philauri

Gela Philauri

 

Date of Birth:    May 8, 1961

Place of Birth:  Gori, Georgia.

Education:        M. S. Tuganov Arts professional School, Tskhinvali (1976 - 1980).

                           The Tbilisi State Academy of Arts, Graphic Art (1981-1987).  

Specialty:           Graphic Artist.

Since 1986 - member of USSR Young Artists Union.
Since 2012 - member of Georgian Artists Union.
Since 2012 - member of  National Creative Unity of Georgian Artists.
Since 2015 - member of IWS (International Watercolor Society) Georgia.
Since 2017 - partnership in Circle Foundation for the Arts, Lyon, France.
Since 2017 - member of Georgian Art Guild.

1981 – 2000  -  Cooperation  with the publishing houses  “Ganatleba”, “Nakaduli”, “Merani”,

   since 2000 -  periodic cooperation  with private publishing houses, 

                         Artist - illustrator.

Awards:

Gold Medal in the REALISM category
(
International Fine Arts Exhibit «ART CLASH», New York Realism Online Gallery, New York City, USA, 2016).

Certificates and Diplomas (Albania, USA, England, Switzerland, Russia, France).

Solo exhibitions: 

1987
The Academy of Arts, Leningrad, Russia.

 

Group exhibitions:  

1981-2004
Participate in the annual spring, autumn exhibitions, National Gallery, Tbilisi, Georgia.

 

1985
Exhibition, dedicated to the work of  l.N.Tolstoy, Iasnaya Poliana, Russia.

 

2012
Exhibition of Modern Artists, Exhibition Hall of Georgian National Public Library, Tbilisi, Georgia.

 

Christmas exhibition of contemporary artists, Georgian National Public Library, Tbilisi, Georgia.

 

2013
Exhibition of modern georgian artists, Cultural Center of the Armenian Diocese in Georgia “Hayartun”, Tbilisi, Georgia.

 

Exhibition of modern artists, Georgian national museum, Tbilisi, Georgia.

 

Exhibition-action,  dedicated to the 80th anniversary of the Union of Artists of Georgia, Tbilisi, Georgia.

 

Exhibition-selling «Generations», Tbilisi Center of cultural events (Karvasla), Tbilisi, Georgia.

 

Charity exhibition-selling of works of Armenian and Georgian artists, dedicated to the 22th anniversary of Independence of the Republic of Armenia, Georgian National Public Library, Tbilisi, Georgia.

 

Exhibition,  dedicated to the 80th anniversary of the Union of Artists of Georgia, National Museum of Art, Tbilisi, Georgia.

 

2014
Exhibition-selling of modern Tbilisian artists, Literature Museum, Tbilisi, Georgia.

 

Exhibition-selling of modern georgian artists, Embassy of the United States, Tbilisi, Georgia.

 

Exhibition «30 Days of Summer», Tapestry Museum of Tbilisi State Academy of Art, Tbilisi, Georgia.

 

Charity exhibition (fund «Gvtisshvilebi»), Hotel «Radisson», Batumi,  Georgia.

 

Exhibition «Fall», The Folklore State Centre of Georgia, Tbilisi, Georgia.

 

2015
Exhibition-selling «Spring», The Folklore State Centre of Georgia, Tbilisi, Georgia.

 

Exhibition «Watercolor in Georgia», Tapestry Museum of Tbilisi State Academy of Art, Tbilisi, Georgia.

 

Exhibition «Fall», The Folklore State Centre of Georgia, Tbilisi, Georgia.

 

International Watercolor Festival, Palace of Congresses, National Historical Museum, Tirana, Albania.


Christmas
exhibition of modern artists, Georgian National Public Library, Tbilisi, Georgia. 

 

2016
International Fine Arts Exhibit «ART CLASH» (March 10, 2016 - March 30, 2016), 
New York Realism Online Gallery, New York City, USA.
(Saint Michael Special Achievement Gold Medal in REALISM category).

Charity exhibition-selling of modern and retro georgian artists, ProCredit Bank, Tbilisi, Georgia.


OPEN 2016, Colors of Hummanity Art Gallery, Pennsylvania, USA.


Medial 3 Art Biennial, Art Addiction Online Gallery, London, England, 2016-2018.

Watercolors Annual Competition and Exhibition, London, England, 2016-2017.

III International Fair of the Modern Art, Sanct-Peterburg, Russia.

THE ARTBOX.PROJECT Miami 1.0 (Decemder 2016), THE ARTBOX.GALLERY, Switzerland.


2017
Christmas exhibition of modern artists, Georgian National Public Library, Tbilisi, Georgia.

Exhibition of Georgian artists, Zurab Tsereteli Museum of Modern Art, Tbilisi, Georgia.

Exhibition "Sakdrisi in Works of the Georgian Artists", Georgian National Public Library, Tbilisi, Georgia.

The ARTBOX.PROJECT BASEL 1.0 (14 - 18 June 2017), THE ARTBOX.GALLERY, Switzerland.


2018
Christmas exhibition of modern artists, Georgian National Public Library, Tbilisi, Georgia.

The ARTBOX.PROJECT NEW YORK 1.0 (5th – 16th of March 2018), New York, USA.

X International Exhibition-contest of Contemporary Art "St. Petersburg Art Week", St. Petersburg, Russia.

International Exhibition-contest of Contemporary Art "Art Week in Italy" (09.07 – 13.07.2018), Piazza Benedetto Cairoli, Roma, Italia.

 

Part of the works are in private and public collections in Georgia, Russia, Poland,  USA,  Japan, Korea, Denmark, Germany, France, Italy and many other countries.

 

2018  Angelina Damenia & Gela Philauri