Writer, Performance Artist
His short stories have been published in Georgian, Russian and English journals. From 2008, Irakli Kakabadze has been living in New York, USA where he worked out a new method. In this method he combined performance and social sciences and called it “Re-thinking of Tragedy” or “Transformative Performance”. In addition, he was a pioneer who introduced multilingual style of performance, so-called polyphonic discourse.
- Allegro (2000)
- Candidate Jokola (2005)
- Compassionata (2004)
- Oxfam/Novib PEN Freedom of Expression Prize (2009)
- Journal “Tsiskari” Prize for the novel “Allegro” (1990)