"New museum in Georgia uses technology to bring art to life"-Euronews
25 February, 2020
"New museum in Georgia uses technology to bring art to life"-Euronews
Recently Euronews has published an article about the new Museum of Holograms, called Holoseum, in Tbilisi .

This project aims to make Georgian artists known all around the world. The museum offers visitors an unforgettable experience.

The Holoseum is a permanent museum that was opened with famous Georgian artist's Niko Pirosmani's art, but they have added a modern twist - projectors have been used to make the work shift and move in front of visitors' eyes.

"At the new Museum of
Holograms, called Holoseum, in Tbilisi, 120 projectors splash his art onto the walls, the characters turning, twisting and moving as visitors watch."- Euronews writes.

Visitors can immerse themselves in Pirosmani's art, interacting it with it to see how the installations shift with their movement and stepping into a kaleidoscope of the work.

According to the project director Levan Bakhia, Pirosmani was an obvious choice to bring to digital life as he is the first one to remember when being asked about Georgian artists.




Niko Pirosmani was a Georgian painter who posthumously rose to prominence. Relatively poor for most of his life, he worked a variety of ordinary jobs. His rustic, everyday scenes are celebrated today for their depiction of the Georgia of Pirosmani's lifetime, and he has become one of the country's most beloved artistic figures.

Pirosmani's paintings were influenced by the social conditions of his time and place. There are many works about merchants, shopkeepers, workmen, and noblemen groups. Pirosmani was fond of nature and rural life. He rarely employed city landscapes. He made many animal paintings. He was the only Georgian animalist. Pirosmani also was attracted by historical figures and themes such as Shota Rustaveli, Queen Tamar, Giorgi Saakadze, as well as ordinary Georgian people and their everyday lives.

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