Georgian video art, creatives on showcase at Atelier Frankfurt

The works are presented in Frankfurt by the Georgian Video Art Archive., 17 Sep 2018 - 16:12, Tbilisi,Georgia

Works by nearly two dozen video artists from Georgia are on display in Frankfurt to introduce creative currents and cultural background in the country’s post-Soviet era to viewers in Germany.

In Descriptions — Georgian Video Art Archive, which opened at Atelier Frankfurt on Saturday, the displayed works explore “themes of independence and dependence” with a look at the recent decades of video art in Georgia.

[Presented through] documentary, fictional footage and video [the medium] provides a broad and all-engrossing overview of the development of Georgian socio-cultural discourses”, organisers said in their summary for the show.

The exhibition of video art is hosted at Atelier Frankfurt within the venue’s festival ‘Young Georgian Characters @AF’: