Sophio Medoidze

works

Jackals and Drones

Black sea is really black

Andropov's Ears

Questions and Answers

Kleenex (let it out)

This video is about children and language

Moso's story

Laboratory for the Future

Prelude

Details Did Disappeared

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other works

books

writing

Bio

Links

contact

 

 

 

 

 

 

Education

MFA Fine Art, Goldsmiths College, University of London, UK 2013-2016

MA in Fine Art Photography, London College of Communication - University of the Arts, London UK 2003-2005

BA (hons) in Film Theory and Criticism - University of Theatre and Cinema, Tbilisi, GE 1996-2001

 

Solo Shows AND SCREENINGS

Sophio Medoidze, Ab-joy, Serpentine cinema, Pekhamplex, London, UK  9th June 2018

Sophio Medoidze & Tank.tv, MRA projects space, London, UK   20th May 2010

Laboratory For The Future, Swiss cottage gallery, London, UK   4 January - 16 February 2008 (catalogue)

 

Selected Exhibitions and Screenings

12 Women gone missing, TAF Tbilisi art fair public exhibitions, Writers House, Tbilisi, GE 19 -30 May 2018

Love among the Artists (invited by Laure Prouvost) Kunstmuseum Luzern, Switzerland 29 oct 2016 -12 feb 2017

MFA FA show, Goldsmiths College, Laure Grove Baths, New Cross, London, UK 14-18 July 2016

Georgian Cinema, curated by Veto Films, B-movie cinema, Hamburg, Germany 12-13 March 2016

EX(C)IT(e), 68 square meters gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark 6 - 28 February 2015 (two person)

In competition for Best Video Award, Avanca film festival, Aveiro, Portugal 24th July 2015

Art Wall, curated by Wato Tsereteli (CCA Tbilisi), Tbilisi, Georgia 23 dec 2014 - 23 Jan 2015

We are only in it for Money,Princess Alice, London, UK 24th March- 16th April 2013

Westworld,  Xero, Kline, Coma, London, UK 29th July -19th August 2012 (catalogue)

All That Glitters is Not Institution, curated by Scare in the community,  Whitechapel Gallery, London,  UK 5th December 2010

This Is Not a Gateway, Hanbury Hall, London, UK  22-24 October 2010 (catalogue)

2nd Georgian Film Festival in London, Riverside studios, London, UK 25th Sept 2010(catalogue)

After Paradjanov, Artists' film and video from Georgia, Arnolfini Bristol, UK 9-11 April 2010

After Paradjanov, Artists film and video from Georgia, Pushkin House, London, UK 8th April 2010

22nd Instants Video, Qattan Foundation, Ramallah, Palestine 11th November 2009

Interzone/City, Galerija Galzenica, Zagreb, Croatia 4 February - 15 March 2009 (catalogue)

Salon 08, VINEspace Gallery, Vyner Street, London, UK 4 – 22 December 2008 (catalogue)

Contemporary Georgian Photography, F Gallery, Kaunas, Lithuania 15 - 30 May 2007(catalogue)

Artconcept, Festival of conceptual art, St Petersburg, Russia 21 - 27 August 2006

MFA Photography Show, Well Galleries, London college of communication, London, UK  8 - 25 November 2005

Insomnia, Refugee week UK, Oxo Tower South Bank, London, UK 18 - 26 June 2005 (catalogue)

 

Awards

Artists’ Moving image commission, Tyneside cinema, Newcastle, UK 2018-2019

Feature Expanded bursary, HOME Manchester UK and Lo Schermo dell’arte, Florence 2018

Shortlisted for South London Gallery Graduate Award, London UK 2016

Shortlisted for CCA Derry production award, Ireland 2015

European Cultural Foundation, Research and Development Grant  2007-2008




Curatorial Projects

2nd Georgian film festival in London, Riverside Studios London, UK 23 – 26 September 2010


Artists film and video from Georgia, co-curated with Laure Prouvost and Tank Magazine 2009-2010

 

Press and TV

The Lovers, Danarti Magazine, Kunsthalle Zurich. Issue 5: Georgia in 1990s, December 2017

Interview with Sophio Medoidze, Okropir Ruxadze, Radio Liberty/free Europe, 27 Oct 2016

Interview with Sophio Medoidze, Radio Gipa, Tbilisi, GE 27 February 2015

Education Changes, Sh. McGregor, Huffington Post, UK 7th December 2012

The Year in Pictures, Axis magazine, Axis Notes, UK February 2012

Olympic art attack, F.  Brooks, Hackney Citizen, UK 11th January 2012

Interview with Sophio Medoidze, radio 101. Zagreb, Croatia 10th february 2009

Laboratory for the Future, T Barbar, City am, London, UK 12 January 2008