Tbilisi

Culture

Watch this livestream from Tbilisi’s techno clubs

To combat venue closures and lacking government support, Georgia’s best-loved clubs, including Bassiani, are uniting to raise funds for creatives hard-hit by the pandemic.
Mahoro Seward
5.27.20
Photography

Photographing Tbilisi creatives challenging the status quo through style

Piet Oosterbeek went to the conservative capital to explore how its youth express themselves sartorially.
Rolien Zonneveld
1.10.20
Music

Creams is the Tbilisi artist straddling the worlds of fashion and music

10 things you need to know about the rising Georgian singer and producer.
Tom Ivin
12.9.19
Culture

meet the faces of tbilisi's legendary techno club

Nearly six months after the 'rave revolution' that made Bassiani famous, i-D spoke to the young ravers about their hopes for the future.
Nicole DeMarco
12.10.18
Culture

dancing for freedom in tbilisi

At the weekend, Georgian youth threw a protest rave outside Parliament after armed police stormed a Tbilisi nightclub. Following the protest, i-D talked to Tbilisi’s creative youth about what happened, and what's next.
Anastasiia Fedorova
5.15.18
Culture

a tbilisi diary: documenting a city on the cusp of change

After leaving his native Georgia three years ago for Berlin, photographer George Nebieridze finally worked his way through his archive of old images to reveal a city that doesn’t exist anymore, and a scene that changed beyond recognition.
Anastasiia Fedorova
9.27.16
Film

​when earth seems to be light: inside the post-soviet skate scene in georgia

A new documentary traces a gang of skaters on the streets of Tbilisi, where modernity clashes violently with post-Soviet ruins.
Anastasiia Fedorova
3.4.16