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DAVID GABRIEL

David Gabriël Djindjikhachvili is born in Georgia in the year 1975. He grows up and completes grammar school in Tbilisi during the intense period of political and social changes. Being raised in an artistic family he develops from the youngest age the sculpting, drawing, and painting skills. In 1995 he starts the studies at the Gerrit Rietveld Academy in Amsterdam, where his artistic work acquires a new direction.

During this time he develops a strong interest in filmmaking, graduating in 1999 from the Audiovisual Department. In the postgraduate Sandberg Institute in Amsterdam he deepens the conceptual and practical understanding of the moving image still further graduating in 2001.

In his artistic practice up to date he is not daunted by the scale or nature of the projects, and is thus always finding ways of unique artistic expression by taking charge of the projects and imposing his own ideas and standards on the film and photography. He lives and works in Amsterdam.

 

Facilitator & teacher from 2003 until now:
UNICEF and the One Minutes Foundation (Sandberg Instituut) organize workshops all over the globe to give youngsters between the ages of 12 - 21 a chance to create their own one minute videos.

The countries visited, filmed and worked in between 2003 - 2015:
The Netherlands, Hungary, Latvija, Ukraine, Romania, Albania, Georgia, Armenia, Moldova, Turkey, Azerbaijan, Fiji, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, Gambia, South Sudan, Bangladesh, China, Khazakhstan, Oezbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan.

 

Links
dnafilms.nl

Artist Resume

work