Home / Georgia / Georgian Paintings of the First Half of the Century Displayed At National Museum
17761204_10154367276776269_3575496821235943544_o

Georgian Paintings of the First Half of the Century Displayed At National Museum

GNM Shalva Amiranashvili Museum of Fine Arts invites you to the exhibition “Georgian Painting of the First Half of the Twentieth Century”. The opening event will take place on April 6, 2017 at 5 pm.

The exhibition features the best works of artists who laid the foundations for the 20th century art in Georgia. Showcasing a wide spectrum of the visual art of the first half of the twentieth century, the exhibition presents the diverse contemporary artistic styles which are in accord with the common European artistic process and simultaneously, are characterized by clearly expressed national peculiarities as it can be seen in the art of outstanding Georgian artists endowed with artistic  creativity and individuality.

The exhibition features works by  Mose Toidze, Dimitri Shevardnadze, Valerian Sidamon-Eristavi, Alexander Bazhbeuk-Melikov, Kirill Zdanevich, Shalva Kikodze, Ketevan Magalashvili, Elene Akhvediani, Tamar Abakelia, Alexander Tsimakuridze, Apolon Kutateladze, Mikheil Bilanishvili, Felix Varlamishvili, Petre Otskheli, Irakli Gamrekeli, Sergo Kobuladze, Ucha Japaridze and Korneli Sanadze.

“Georgian Painting of the First Half of the Twentieth Century” can be regarded as a continuation of the exhibition “Masterpieces from Museum of Fine Arts collection”.