Creativity Takes Courage


The GIFT/Georgian International Festival of Arts in Tbilisi in honor of Michael Tumanishvili is an annual celebration bringing the best of the visiting arts in Tbilisi, as well as leading our country’s unique cultural profile internationally. Since its inception the GIFT Festival hosted more than 300 international visiting groups and companies and yet remains as one of the major platform for international exchange and cooperation. Our Festival was founded in 1997 in the Caucasus region by the government of Georgia and the international board of directors which include PETER BROOK, VANESSA REDGRAVE, ANDRON KANCHALOVSKY, SASHA WALTZ, DMITRY KRYMOV, PACO PENA and many leading artists, but also the directors of Edinburgh, Adelaide, Perth, Florence Art Festivals who enforce and maintain the most particular fluent and feature of the venture. With our very solid international structure we do represent a significant platform with high level facilities, venues, staff and a great audience, which always endorse our guests with extraordinary energy and sparkle.


General Manager

Sophie Tortladze

Artistic Director

Keti Dolidze


T: 00 995 322350203
164, Agmashenebeli Street,
0102 Tbilisi
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