Workshop on “Tutki” and Upcycling Furniture by Katarzyna Herman Janiec / September 27 – October 1, 2016. The workshop wa conducted in collaboration with Fablab of Tech Park in Tbilisi. Within the workshop, Katarzyna Herman Janiec (Poland) worked with local craft teachers and professionals, as well as with the representatives of socially engaged educational institutions that focus on craft in their practice. Continue Reading
In collaboration with Balkani Wildlife Society, Green Alternative and CEE Bankwatch Network Social Photography Caucasus Foundation participated in two-day Art Camp, from June 6-11, 2016 with local youth in 3 different villages ( Chuberi, Khaishi and Nakra) of Svaneti, Georgia. The objective of the workshops were meant to master usage of photography as a tool for social awareness and self-expression and thus provide basic skills and knowledge necessary for visual story-telling and writing. Continue Reading
GeoAIR launched megazine DIDI, realised in the framework of a workshop by Marius Land and Moritz Freudenberg, in collaboration with GeoAIR. The aim of the workshop was to capture several significant places in Tbilisi by collecting photographic images and found material. Continue Reading
ვიზუალური ამბების თხრობა: თბილისელი მიგრანტების ისტორიები / Visual Storytelling: Tbilisi Migrant Stories
ვიზუალური ამბების თხრობა: თბილისელი მიგრანტების ისტორიები
Visual Storytelling -Tbilisi Migrant Stories
სკოლის მოსწავლეების მიერ შექმნილი ვიზუალური ისტორიები თბილისში მცხოვრები მიგრანტების შესახებ პირველად ნაჩვენები იქნა პროექტ “კულინარიული წარმოდგენები: თბილისელი მიგრანტების ისტორიები“-ს მეორე საჯარო კულინარიული ღონისძიების პარალელურად, რომელიც ჩატარდა რიყის პარკში, თბილისობა 2014-ის ფარგლებში, სადაც ჩართულნი იყვნენ მონაწილეები ინდოეთიდან.
Visual stories about Tbilisi migrants, created by local schoolchildren were screened for the first time parallel to the second public cooking event of the project “Cooking Imaginations: Tbilisi Migrant Stories“, which took place at the Rike Park within Tbilisoba 2014, with participants from India
Art Active 2014, Batumi, Georgia / August 18-23 With Kamil Kuzko
From 18th to 23th of August in city of Batumi art school located at Pirosmani Street #16. The urban art festival “Art Active” 2014 with Batumi municipality under European Foundation for Urban Culture in cooperation with the Adam Mickiewicz Institute and Ministry of Culture and National Heritage of Poland financial support inaugurated its first event. The activity was organized by 2 local curators: Tamara Bokuchava (social photography Caucasus foundation), Nini Palavandishvili (GeoAIR) and invited Polish artist Kamil Kuzko Continue Reading
Our work represents educative and awareness raising project to advocate safe closure of the Kutaisi (Nikea district) landfill and dissemination of information on its current status, using visual media and artistic tools for social change. Project also tends to activate good citizenship practices and provokes public stakeholders to have well informed and active public for the sake of social consciousness within the general public.
Project is administered by Social Photography Caucasus foundation with USAID – EWMI’s policy, advocacy, and civil society development in Georgia (G-PAC) program Continue Reading