A guide to the New East
New East 100

30/100

George Nebieridze

The Tbilisi native documenting the essence of youth in contemporary Berlin

Originally from Georgia, George Nebieridze has found his photographic passion in documenting the shifting image of contemporary Berlin, with its hedonistic parties, art scene and continuous flow of its residents’ young blood. After moving to the city from his native Tbilisi in 2014, Nebieridze found himself overwhelmed by the atmosphere of freedom and sexual liberation. His goal today is to try to capture the essence of the city’s ruthless visual poetry and the floating sensation of being young. His work is more political than it might seem at first glance: amidst the growth of far-right movements worldwide, Berlin remains a truly cosmopolitan capital, and Nebieridze is always there to highlight its fragile diversity. 

  • Untitled [Earring, FICKEN 3000] (2017) by George Nebieridze

  • Untitled [Bar, Loftus Hall] (2017) by George Nebieridze

  • Untitled [Herrensauna Couch] (2017) by George Nebieridze

  • Untitled [Jay Boogie for Sleek Magazine] (2016) by George Nebieridze

  • Untitled [Lick Sweat, Herrensauna] (2016) by George Nebieridze

  • Untitled [Kiss Flash, Loftus Hall] 2017 (2017) by George Nebieridze

  • Untitled [Mitte Sunset] (2016) by George Nebieridze

Text: Anastasiia Fedorova
Top image: From Tbilisi (2014) by George Nebieridze 

More from Photography

Kyrgyzstan

A photographer documents a quiet nation waking up to a new dawn

Scenic drives

Discover a lost roadside kingdom in southern Ukraine

Brexit Britain

What is it like to be eastern European in the UK’s most Eurosceptic town?

Fighting spirit

Remembering the boxing gym that gave Polish youth hope

Lola Paprocka

The Polish photographer getting to the heart of brutalist Belgrade

Riga Photomonth

Explore post-truth and reality with our highlights from Latvia

Comments