Nino Surguladze


Nino Surguladze graduated from Tbilisi State Academy of Fine Arts
Faculty of Film & TV design (Dimitri Takaishvili class).
Went to Jakob Nikoladze College of Fine Arts (Gia Bugadze class)
Attended New York University (NYU-Tisch) theater design classes
Attended classes and afterwards held lectures at the University of Tennessee ETSU.
Since 2004 is working mainly with Levan Tsuladze as a stage and costume designer
(In the Basement Theater and later from 2011 Kote Marjanishvili State Drama theater).
Together with Levan Tsuladze participated in international projects such as 2012 Globe to Globe Festival - performed "As You Like" and Romano Theatre Bologna – Tartaruga.
The magazine "Guardian" wrote about Nino's work - "There is a shambolic chic to Nino Surguladze's costumes and it seems that an exuberant milliner has ensured no deserving head go without a hat.
Number of personal exhibitions and Nino also participated in several group exhibitions;
Nino Surguladze also works with various film and theatre directors, worked on number of set-productions in short and documentary films.
In 2015 her work was presented at PQ in Georgian National Pavilion curated by Nina Gunia – Decamerone, Dress under name: Desire and Decamerone.
In 2019 participated in PQ “Emerging Artist Talks”
2019 Photo project “Hamlet now” for Tbilisi international Theatre Festival Magazine
Nino is one of the organizers of TAF (Tbilisi Art Fair held in 2018 & 2019).

Nino Surguladze started working with Levan Tsuladze at “The Basement Theatre” in 2004.
First play was “Oscar” followed by “Cap of invisibility”, “Figaro”.

Costumes made by Nino Surguladze in Marjanishvili Theatre:

Pierre  Beaumarchais „THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO, OR MAD DAY",  Directed by Levan Tsuladze, Temo Kuprava
Fyodor Dostoevsky „CRIME AND PUNISHMENT",  Directed by Levan Tsuladze, Temo Kuprava
After Lev Tolstoy's  Story “The Kreutzer Sonata‚Äč”  Directed by Levan Tsuladze, Temo Kuprava
tennessee williams „THE ROSE TATTOO" Directed by- George Kaviladze
William Shakespeare  „HAMLET"  Directed by Levan Tsuladze
Alejandro Casona "Eugenia Balboa" Directed by Levan Tsuladze, Dimitri Khvtisiashvili
Giovanni Boccaccio "The Decameron" Directed by Levan Tsuladze
Koki Mitani "University of Laugh" Directed by Levan Tsuladze
William Shakespeare "As You Like It" Directed by Levan Tsuladze
William Shakespeare "Hamlet" Directed by Temur Kuprava
Guram Batiashvili "Kote Marjanishvili" Directed by Levan Tsuladze, Dimitri Khvtisiashvili
Ingmar Bergman "After the Rehearsal" Directed by Temur Kuprava
Molière "Tartuffe" Directed by Levan Tsuladze
"Drunk Cherry" Author of the text and Director - Levan Tsuladze, Alexandre Eloshvili
Charles Dickens "A Christmas Carol" Directed by Levan Tsuladze
Nikolai Gogol "The Mad Man's Diary" Directed by Levan Tsuladze 
Alexandre Eligulashvili - Pelegi "Meet You In Paradise" Directed by Alexandre Eloshvili
John Patrick Shanley "Doubt" Directed by Guram Vashakidze
Nikolai Gogol "The Mad Man's Diary" Directed by Levan Tsuladze
Franz Kafka "The Trial" Directed by Temur Kuprava
Gizo Jordania, Nana Jordania "White Lilac" Directed by Gizo Jordania
Tennessee Williams "A Lovely Sunday" Directed by Guram Vashakidze
Davit Kldiashvili "Darispan's Trouble" Directed by Giorgi Kaviladze (Levan Tsuladze's Group)
Tennessee Williams "Glass Menagerie" Directed by Avtandil Diasamidze (Levan Tsuladze's Group)

On December 2014 Nino Surguladze's costumes exhibition was held in Marjanishvili Theatre Basement where thetre costumes were presented.

In 2015 her costumes were exhibited on Prague Quadriennale.