BAKU, Azerbaijan, January 25. The exhibition of
works by the excellent Georgian artist Lado Gudiashvili has been
opened on the Heydar Aliyev Center in Baku, Trend reviews.
The exhibition was organized on the initiative of the Heydar
Aliyev Center with the assist of the Embassy of Georgia in
Azerbaijan and the Lado Gudiashvili Foundation in Georgia.
Before the occasion, a consultant of the Lado Gudiashvili
Foundation, the artist’s great-granddaughter Elisabed Lordkipanidze
advised reporters that the non-public exhibition options Gudiashvili’s
works from the Paris interval to the tip of his life. His graphic
works and work are additionally displayed right here.
In conclusion, the artist’s great-granddaughter talked about with
nice significance the cooperation between the Heydar Aliyev Center
and the Lado Gudiashvili Foundation and her grandfather’s particular
relations with the Azerbaijani folks.
She thanked the Heydar Aliyev Center for organizing the
exhibition at such a excessive stage.
It was famous that the works of the legendary artist in portray,
graphics, and stage design are being demonstrated for the primary
time in Azerbaijan.
Speaking on the occasion, First Deputy Director of the Heydar
Aliyev Center Fargan Novruzov shared with the visitors some particular
moments in regards to the exhibition.
“The works introduced on the exhibition belong particularly to
the Lado Gudiashvili household. Here, the grasp’s work are
sorted by the genres by which they had been painted. The exhibition
additionally options varied collections of Lado Gudiashvili’s works,”
He additionally expressed gratitude to the Lado Gudiashvili Foundation
and the Embassy of Georgia in Azerbaijan for organizing this
Ambassador of Georgia to Azerbaijan Zurab Patardze famous that
there have at all times been pleasant and fraternal relations between the
“Our relations are efficiently growing each within the political
and financial spheres, and I wish to significantly emphasize
humanitarian and cultural ties,” the ambassador emphasised.
He additionally talked about that, with the participation of the Prime
Ministers of Azerbaijan and Georgia in Tbilisi, the inspiration of
the Azerbaijani Drama Theater named after Heydar Aliyev was
“Recently, a memorial plaque to the excellent Georgian poet
Nikoloz Baratashvili was unveiled in Ganja. Also, the Georgian
State Drama Theater within the Alibeyli village of the Gakh district
was named after the excellent Georgian author Ilia Chavchavadze,”
The diplomat added that the exhibition will final for 3
months, and guests will take pleasure in it.
“The Georgian spirit, Georgian traditions, and Georgian
hospitality are mirrored within the works of Gudiashvili,” the
Pataradze expressed gratitude to the Lado Gudiashvili
Foundation, the State Museum of Georgia, the Heydar Aliyev
Foundation, and the Heydar Aliyev Center for organizing the
Chairman of the Azerbaijani Union of Artists, People’s Artist
Farhad Khalilov, talking in regards to the artistic path of Gudiashvili,
mentioned that the grasp started to color at an early age, and his artwork
nonetheless amazes everybody.
The founding father of the Lado Gudiashvili Foundation, Anna Meliva,
expressed gratitude to the Azerbaijani state and everybody who
contributed to the group of this exhibition.
Then, the visitors received acquainted with the exhibition.
Graduates of the Baku Academy of Choreography introduced the
visitors with a Georgian dance.
Numerous works introduced on the Baku exhibition are of particular
curiosity. Gudiashvili’s graphics must be talked about above all.
They embody sketches of costumes for a ballet efficiency that was
by no means staged.
The first exhibition of Gudiashvili’s art work befell in
Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia, when the artist was 19 years outdated.
The younger artist turned extensively identified within the artwork neighborhood of
Georgia because of this exhibition. Following the exhibition,
he turned part of the cultural lifetime of Tbilisi.
Gudiashvili’s idol was the legendary Georgian painter Niko
Pirosmani. He addressed the picture of Pirosmani a number of instances in his
art work. The artist discovered fame in Europe as effectively. He was
significantly well-known within the artwork world of Paris, the place he lived for
5 years, and gained the popularity of artwork lovers together with his
exhibitions in a number of European cities in addition to in North America
The interplay of Gudiashvili with world-famous figures equivalent to
Marc Chagall, Pablo Picasso, Vladimir Mayakovsky, and Sergei
Yesenin left a peculiar imprint on the works he created.
Gudiashvili proved himself as an artist who portrayed actuality
by a private method and, on the similar time, as an attentive
observer and psychologist who masterfully portrayed an infinite
vary of feelings on the faces of his characters.
The artist handed away in 1980. He was notable for his creative
outlook and distinctive fashion. He is taken into account one of many founders
of Georgian modernism and the Tbilisi avant-garde motion.
The exhibition of the artist’s works will likely be introduced on the
Heydar Aliyev Center till April 24.
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