Eteri Chkadua

Georgian (Ex Soviet Union)

Lives and works in New York and Kingston (Jamaica)


2013 An Unusual Exhibition, Museum of Literature, Tbilisi, Georgia

2013 Bloom on the Edge, Installation for Kingston on the Edge, Kingston, Jamaica

2012 Colors Insulting to Nature, collaborative collaboration with Gocha Chkadua

2011 Eteri Chkadua, Museum of Dolls, Tbilisi, Georgia

2009 Remembering Heroes, Theatre of National Music, Tbilisi, Georgia

2009 Eteri Chkadua, THE POOL NYC, Venice

2009 Eteri Chkadua Solo Show, Luna Kulturhus Konsthallen, Stokholm, Sweden

2007 La Biennale di Venezia, Georgian Pavillion, Venice, Italy

2005 Corridor Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2004 Casas Reigner Gallery, Miami, FL

2004 Sperone Westwater, New York, NY

1995 Navy Pier, Chicago, IL

1990 Maya Polsky Gallery, Chicago, IL


2014 Water Tank Project, New York

2014 Neighbors, MoMA Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey

2013 WIDE SHOT, THE POOL NYC, Venezia, Italia

2013 SELVATICA: ETERI CHAKDUA and BIANCA SFORNI, Bolsa Mexicana de Valores, THE POOL NYC, Mexico City

2012 Portraits/Self-Portraits, from the 16th to 21st Century, Sperone Westwater, New York

2012 En Plein Air, Stux Gallery, New York

2010 Zacheta National Gallery, Warsaw, Polland

2009 ”Gender Check”, MuMok, Vienna, Austria

2009 OPEN 12, Lido di Venezia, Venezia

2001 Art and Politics, Tribe, New York, NY “Dumbo Double Deuce”, Brooklyn, NY

1999 Nude, Aldredge Museum, Ridgefield, CT

1997 Upton gallery, Buffalo State college Museum of Art and Archeology, University of Missouri, MO

Kitchen, New York, NY

Reversing the Gaze, Indiana University (Northwest) Museum, IN

From Georgia to Georgia, International Art Exhibition, Atlanta, GA

1996 Navy Pier Art Exposition, Maya Polsky Gallery, Chicago, IL

1995 Vrej Baghoomian Gallery, New York, NY

1994 New Pier Art Exposition, Navy Pier, Chicago, IL

1990 Maya Polsky Gallery, Chicago, IL


1998 Creative time grant

1997 New York Foundation for the Arts grant

1994 Pollock-Krasner Foundation grant


1988 MFA, Tbilisi Academy of Arts, Tbilisi, Republic of Georgia

1987-1988 Department of Mural Painting, Tbilisi Academy of Arts

1981-1986 Department of Fashion Design, Tbilisi Academy of Arts


1996 Visiting Professor of Painting, Drawing and Composition, Graduate Program, New York Academy of Arts,New York, NY

1990 Artist in Residence and Visiting Professor, University of California, Department of Fine Arts and College of Creative Studies, Santa Barbara, CA