Entrepreneurs on the New Silk Road
ENTREPRENEURS ON THE NEW SILK ROAD: Photographs of small businesses in the Caucasus and Central Asia.
SCREENING WITH LIVE MUSIC BY Vazha Marr.
Joint collaboration between two research projects on entrepreneurship and informal markets in the Caucasus and Central Asia and the Tbilisi Photo Festival.
It intends to show the diversity, ingenuity, precariousness and dynamism of small-scale entrepreneurs who are pushing markets to emerge, whether their businesses are thriving, or barely surviving.
Pictures were taken between 2014 and 2019, by members of the two research projects and professional photographers in Georgia, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan.
Screening program consists photographs by Yulia Antonian, Sasha Bromberg, Susanne Fellings, George Gogua, Hasan Karrar,
Ketevan Khutsishvili, Vakho Khetaguri, Hamlet Melkumian, Leila Rekviashvili, Philippe Rudaz, Tako Robakidze, Nata BeatBina Sopromadze.
Friday, May 24th at 20:30.
Fabrika • ფაბრიკა Rooftop / E. Ninoshvili str. 8
Cover image by Tako Robakidze.