David Meskhi is a photographer based in Berlin, Germany. He was born in 1979 in Tbilisi, Georgia. After gaining a Master’s Degree in Hydro ecology, Meskhi decided to change his profession entirely and turned to art. He received an Academic Degree in Photo Journalism at Shota Rustaveli Theatre and Film State University, Tbilisi, Georgia. Since 2004 Meskhi has been working as a photographer and photojournalist for several magazines, and his artworks have been exhibited in Georgia, Germany, France, Austria, Israel, Russia and the UK. In 2013-2015 he co-directed a documentary “When The Earth Seems to be Light” with Salome Machaidze and Tamuna Karumidze, based on his photographs.
WHEN THE EARTH SEEMS TO BE LIGHT won IDFA competition for Best First Appearance in 2015.