The Georgian artist Andro Wekua is concerned with issues of exile and identity in his deeply personal and enigmatic art practice, consisting of painting, installation, sculpture and limited edition multiples. His melancholic, and soulful imagery produces a distinct atmosphere, pervaded with notions of refuge, national strife, and personal history.
Andro Wekua was born in 1977 in Sukhumi, a town on the Black Sea and capital of the… Read more
About the artwork
The past is a deceptive and fictive world in the hands of acclaimed Georgian artist Andro Wekua. The artist was bought up on the coast of the Black Sea, bringing to mind, with the undulating curves of this work, the lapping waves on the shore of his homeland. The blue light acts as a beacon to the ebb and flow of our ever-changing memories and perspectives.