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October 22, 2019 - 10am to 6pm - Prisco Haus, Munich, Germany: Exhibition 1+1=3 by THINK INC.

Visual installation by Tornike Abuladze.
Sound installation Synthetic Pathogene by Gio Janiashvili.

April, 2019 - The video for the Zygmunt Walishevsky Award
commisioned by the Polish National Institute in Tbilisi:
Animation by Nikoloz Aduashvili, music by Gio Janiashvili, design by David Janiashvili.

October 09-14, 2018 - The Frankfurt Book Fair,Frankfurt, Germany:
Exhibition of the Art Score LULLABY for piano by Gio Janiashvili (2011).
Published by PWN (Warsaw, 2018).



Exhibition of the book MAELSTROM by Ketevan Kintsurashvili and David Janiashvili.
Images from the video/sound installation MOUNT RIVER (2012) by Gio Janiashvili.
Published by KJ Art Books and PWN (Warsaw, 2018). Also visit: www.kjartbooks.com



September 26, 2018 - 20:00 - The Tank, Theatre, 312 West 36th Street / First Floor / New York, NY 10018:
THE SEDUCTION OF EUROPA (2017) by Gio Janiashvili.
For flute and electronics.
Flute: Laura Falzon. Composer, electronics: Gio Janiashvili.


September 21, 2018 - 18:30 and 19:20 - The Areté Venue and Gallery, 67 West St #103, Brooklyn, New York 11222:
THERE IS NO NECESSITY THERE IS ONLY DESIRE FOR THE SUBLIME (2017) by Gio Janiashvili
For sound, wall projection.
Duration: 40 minutes.
The audience is invited to to experience the work twice during the evening: at 6:30pm, and at 7:20pm.



September 22, 2018 - Sala Clemente (Valencia, Spain)
To Diego!! - International festival of music & artistic research “Diego Ghymers" 2018 
Festival in memory of Diego Ghymers (1974-2015).
TRANSFORMATION: The Performance Art for Pianist
(2010) by Gio Janiashvili. For amplified piano.
Piano: Vanesa Santanach.


December 11, 2017 (Time: TBA) - Grand Hall of the V. Sarajishvili Tbilisi State Conservatoire (Tbilisi, Georgia)
Ceremony and concert for Tsinandali Award 2017:
Waiting For... (2014) by Gio Janiashvili.
For string quartet / or for viola quartet (four violas). The world premiere of the version for string quartet.
Tbilisi State Conservatoire String Quartet:
Mariam Bughadze (I Violin), Tata Datukishvili (II Violin), Rusudan Kvaliashvili (Viola), Nino Targamadze (Cello):



- November 18, 2017 - 19:00 - Art Villa Garikula (Akhalkalaki Village, Georgia)
Fest I Nova'17 - The International Festival of Contemporary Art in Honor of The Brothers Zdanevich:
EXIT YOUR FLESH! AFTER WILLIAM BLAKE  (2015)  The Multimedia Spectacle for Sound and Video Art.
Composer / Director: Gio Janiashvili.
Duration: 65 minutes.
Georgian Premiere.



July 30, August 7, August 13 and August 21, 2017 - 14:00 - 21:00 - at Soundactivism 017 at sound gallery
Ohrenhoch, der Geräuschladen
(Berlin) - Weichselstr. 49, 12045 Berlin:
THE ANTIGONE PROJECT: AFTER SOPHOCLES (2013) Sound installation by Gio Janiashvili:
I - RITUAL AFTER ANTIGONE (2013) For six voices and electronics. Duration: 04’ 15
II - AFTER ANTIGONE’S DEATH (2013) For concrete and electronics sounds. Duration: 13’00
Curator and loudspeaker installation: Knut Remond.
For more details please visit:
http://www.ohrenhoch.org/en/news-ohrenhoch-sundays.html
https://www.ohrenhoch.berlin
Video footage from the exhibition:

06 July 2017 - Channel 1, Georgian Public Broadcaster - TV program Unknown Music:
a conversation with Gio Janiashvili about his compositional practice and the television premiere of the multimedia concert
MUFFLING FOG - AFTER MARTIN HEIDEGGER
(2014). Host: Kakha Tolordava.


March 31 - April 11, 2017 - Opening at 7pm on March 31 - Georgian State Museum of Theatre, Music, Film and Choreography (Tbilisi)
Exhibition MAELSTROM: Franz Marc, German Expressionism and Modernism in Georgia
Multidisciplinary Research Within the Exhibition Environment

Curator: Ketevan Kintsurashvili
Exposition Design: David Janiashvili
Video and Sound Installation Mount River: Gio Janiashvili
The exhibition features art works and artifacts by Irakli Gamrekeli, Kirill Zdanevich, David Kakabadze, Lado Gudiashvili, Elene Akhvlediani, etc.
The project is supported by Goethe-Institut



July 3 - August 20, 2016 - Georgian National Museum - S. Janashia Georgian Museum (Tbilisi) - As part of the project I See WIth Fingers:
the exhibition of the multimedia installation Sacrifice - The Static Drama by Gio Janiashvili and David Janiashvili.
Gio Janiashvili - responsible for the overall concept, visual design, sound installation.
David Janiashvil responsible for the visual design, technical construction.
The information on the website of Georgian National Museum: http://museum.ge/index.php?lang_id=ENG&sec_id=69&info_id=13958



Friday 13 May, 2016 - 8:30 PM - at SPECTRUM NYC - 121 Ludlow Sreet, New York City:
EXIT YOUR FLESH! AFTER WILLIAM BLAKE (2015) - Multimedia Spectacle.
Author / Composer / Director: Gio Janiashvili 
Duration: 65 minutes.


9-20 December 2015 - Opening at 7PM on December 9 - Georgian National Museum - D. Shevardnadze National Gallery (Tbilisi, Georgia) - Ketevan Matabeli's Retrospective Exhibition
Curator: Dr. Ketevan Kintsurashvili
Designer: David Janiashvili
Composer: Gio Janiashvili - After Antigone's Death (2013) for electronic/concrete music.


03 September 2015 - Opening at 18:30 PM - Tornike Abuladze's personal exhibition at Vernissage, Alte Brauerei Stegen,
Landsbergerstr. 57, 82266 Inning am Ammersee, Munich, Germany. Music by Gio Janiashvili for the video installation Steel Factory (2012).



10 July 2015 - 7:30PM - SECRET PROJECT ROBOT ART EXPERIMENT - 389 Melrose St, Brooklyn, New York
Music by Gio Janiashvili for the live 3D cinema projection/performance Nervous Magic Lantern by Ken Jacobs.



25 June 2015 - New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival Concert 14: 1:00-3:00 PM - Abrons Arts Centre -
Non-Conformist Object (2013) for quadraphonic sound by Gio Janiashvili - US Premiere.



- 10 June 2015 - 8PM - Either/OR Ensemble's10th Annual Spring Festival
University Settlement, 184 Eldridge Street, New York, NY, 10002, US

Gio Janiashvili - MUFFLING FOG - AFTER MARTIN HEIDEGGER (2014) - The multimedia concert for piano, sound and video art.

Anthony Coleman - Scenes from a teleological sickbed.

The Festival continues on Saturday June 13, with late 20th Century gems by Morton Feldman and Horatiu Radulescu.

Tickets are $15/$10 student and senior at the door.
http://www.universitysettlement.org/us/news/PerformanceProject/2015/

www.eitherormusic.org

03 (Opening: 6 pm) - 17 June 2015 - Georgian National Museum - D. Shevardnadze National Gallery (Tbilisi Georgia)
Maelstrom: Franz Mark, German Expressionism and Modernism in Georgia
Multidisciplinary Research Within the Exhibition Environment
Curator: Dr. Ketevan Kintsurashvili
Exposition Design: David Janiashvili
Video and Sound Installation Mount River (2012): Gio Janiashvili
Supported by Goethe-Institut Georgien

The exhibition features art works and artifacts by Wassily Kandinsky, Irakli Gamrekeli, Kirill Zdanevich, David Kakabadze,
Lado Gudiashvili, Elene Akhvlediani, etc. The project is supported by Goethe-Institut.



23 April 2015 - 8:15 PM - ShapeShifter Lab - 18 Whitwell Place, Brooklyn, NY 11215 - www.shapeshifterlab.com 
EXIT YOUR FLESH! AFTER WILLIAM BLAKE (2015) - The Multimedia Spectacle for sound and video.
Composer / Director: Gio Janiashvili 
Duration: 65 minutes.



20 February 2015 - 1PM - Chapel of Old Royal Naval College, King William Walk, Greenwich, SE10 9NN, London, UK.
The UK premiere of Waiting For... (2014) for string quartet or viola quartet by Gio Janiashvili. Performed by Riviola Viola Quartet.




09 January 2015 - 9PM - The ceremony of Tsinandali Awards 2015 - Club Bassiani (Tbilisi, Georgia) IMEDI TV Channel Broadcast.
The performance of Mr. Bedbug Is Walking Down The Street (2010) by Gio Janiashvili. Performed by Georgian Philharmonic Orchestra (conductor Nikoloz Rachveli) and G. Janiashvili (megaphone/narrator).

The Multimedia Concert MUFFLING FOG - After Martin Heidegger (2014) by Gio Janiashvili
received Tsinandali Award 2015 in music category.



19 November 2014 - 7PM - Tbilisi State Conservatoire's Recital Hall (Tbilisi, Georgia).
FESTIVAL TBILISI 2014: CONTEMPORARY MUSIC EVENINGS.
The world premier of the MUFFLING FOG - AFTER MARTIN HEIDEGGER for piano, sound and video art. Duration: 45 min.
Piano - Jemal Tavadze. Composer, sound and video - Gio Janiashvili.

12 May 2014 - 7 PM - SPECTRUM NYC - 121 Ludlow Sreet, New York City - The US premieres of
Invocation (2012) for piano, Infinity of Space (2012) for quadraphonic sound, Ek-Stasis (2012) for piano.
Piano: Maria Nemtsova. Sound: Gio Janiashvili

06 Dec 2013 -1 PM - Berklee College of Music (Boston) - A seminar by Gio Janiashvili Composing With Different Media:

 

 

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