“Tamuna Sirbiladze: Sculpting in Coloration” exhibits the artist’s late work and drawings. The offered physique of labor had been created from the years 2005-14, in the course of the artist’s brief visits in Tbilisi. Tamuna Sirbiladze was born in Tbilisi, Georgia the place she attended State Academy of Arts earlier than relocating to Vienna to proceed her research in Vienna Academy of Wonderful Arts and later Slade Faculty in London. Over the many years of her profession Tamuna created a big physique of labor involving work and drawings in addition to set up, video and efficiency. She usually collaborated along with her husband Franz West (1947-2012) on plenty of initiatives.
It’s fascinating that the work proven within the exhibition “Tamuna Sirbiladze: Sculpting in Coloration” cannot be learn in sequence. Relatively it’s tied to her principal course of in a fragmented method as a result of geographical distance and the pause between the dates of their creation. Regardless of this, every work is united by the artist’s private language, which exhibits itself by daring gestural traces and the iconoclastic strategy in the direction of the medium. Tamuna’s visible language is intuitive and fast. At a quick tempo she strikes between figuration and abstraction, portray and drawing and between cerebral strategy and expressive marks. To cite the artist herself—“A method or one other, my photos ought to at all times be versatile.”
at Artbeat, Tbilisi
till December 11, 2022