David Gabriël Djindjikhachvili is born in Georgia in the year 1975. He grows up and
completes grammar school in Tbilisi during the intense period of political and social
changes. Being raised in an artistic family he develops from the youngest age the
sculpting, drawing, and painting skills.
In 1995 he starts the studies at the Gerrit Rietveld Academy in Amsterdam, where his
artistic work acquires a new direction. During this time he develops a strong interest in
filmmaking, graduating in 1999 from the Audiovisual Department. In the postgraduate
Sandberg Institute in Amsterdam he deepens the conceptual and practical understanding
of the moving image still further graduating in 2001.
In his artistic practice up to date he is not daunted by the scale or nature of the projects,
and is thus always finding ways of unique artistic expression by taking charge of the
projects and imposing his own ideas and standards on the film and photography.
He lives and works in Amsterdam.