The Art-Gene Festival 2020 will start with the Tbilisi tour at the Tbilisi Ethnographic Museum with a concert by the group Frani and Reggaeon.
For the first time in 17 years, an electronic music night concert - Art-gene After Party got added to the festival. The new project will take place in the CUBE area of Turtle Lake. The traditional program of the festival will take place at the Tbilisi Ethnographic Museum as usual.
On July 24, the Sukhishvili Georgian National Ballet will perform at the Ethnographic Museum within the framework of the festival; On July 25, Nino Katamadze will have a concert; On July 26, Niaz Diasamidze will close Art-Gene 2020 Tbilisi tour.
Art-Gene will take place in a different format this year, following all types of regulations related to COVID-19, including a 2-meter distance. There is a new concert space at the Ethnographic Museum.
Art-Gene After Party will start late at night at 00:00 on July 24 after the performance of the Sukhishvili Georgian National Ballet and will continue throughout the night. The following participants will perform at the electronic music concert: Diassamidze B2B KIPO, IKA (Small Moves), TOKE, Autumn REE (LEON)
Within the framework of the festival's traditional program, the Ethnographic Museum will show Georgian handicrafts during the day. Concerts of folk ensembles from the regions will start at 20:00.
July 23 - Samegrelo, Abkhazia, Shida Kartli;
July 24 - Imereti, Guria, Samtskhe-Javakheti, Svaneti;
July 25 - Kvemo Kartli, Adjara, Racha, Lechkhumi;
July 26 - Kakheti, Tusheti, Pankisi, Mtskheta-Mtianeti.