Adjara State Art Museum Art Museums

Address: Batumi Municipality, 8, Gorgiladze str., Batumi
Date of establishment: 1998
Judicial Status of the Museum: Legal Entity under Public Law (LEPL) “Adjara Museum”
Type (profile): Art
Quantity of stored items: 415

Museum collection description: The museum houses paintings of famous Georgian and foreign artists (Niko Pirosmani, D. Kakabadze, L. Gudiashvili, E. Akhvlediani, S. Bakalovich, A. Zommer, N. Ignatov, A. Zankovski, etc.) and drawing works (N. Churgulia, R. Petviashvili, L. Zambakhidze, G.Tseretelietc.) sculpture (E. Pantareli’s “Nymph and a Little Faun”, G. Ochiauri’s “Portrait”, etc.), as well as samples of decorative art (ceramics, woodcuts, glasswork, engravings, tapestry).

Working hours: Everyday, except Monday, 10.00 – 18.00
Ticket price: Schoolchildren – 0.50 GEL., Students – 1 GEL.,  Adults – 3 GEL.
Free admission: Children up to age of 6; Georgian and Foreign Museum staff, ICOM members (cardholders with ID), people with disabilities (upon presentation of valid ID), refugees.

Exhibitions: Exhibition of Pablo Picasso, Exhibition dedicated to Knut Hamsun – “Journey to Georgia”, “Sculpture in open ear”(exhibition in museum garden), “Peace’s way” (Georgian textile), presentation of Art-Biennale –Mearb Abramishvili’s exhibition, R. Enhardt (Holland) exhibition-action, Exhibition of the works of the Professors Tbilisi Academy of Art and Ankara Bilkent University etc.
Educational Programmes: Museum has Sunday Art studio for children and library. Programmes: “The Louvre Chalcography”, “Paris Spleen”, “The French Print” etc.
Publications: Rusudan Petviashvili album, Khasan Helimsh booklet.

Total space of the organization: 1716 m²
Display space: 423 m²
Temporary exhibitions: 383 m²
Storage space: 65 m²
Restoration space: 26 m²

Movable monument of Cultural Heritage: 6 exhibits
Museum building’s status: Immovable monument of Cultural Heritage.