Valerian Jikia - Georgia
Valerian is from the Republic of Georgia. He lives and works in Tbillisi-Rustavi, where he and his brother run a sculpture studio at the Academy of Fine Art.
Valerian has created pieces for exhibitions and symposiums in Georgia, Russia, Ukraine, Czech Republic, Egypt, Turkey, China, Australia, Israel, and USA. He participated in the Schoodic International Sculpture Symposium in 2014 creating a sculpture for Lubec, Maine titled “ Beyond the Horizon”.