By Giorgi Jamburia
Gouache is designed to be used with opaque methods of painting. The term, derived from the Italian guazzo, also refers to paintings using this opaque method. ... It is similar to watercolor because it can be re-wet and the paint can become infused with its paper support.
About This Piece
The way we see ourselves isn’t always how others see us, and sometimes we see ourselves from the inside out. This 70 x 90 cm self portrait of Giorgi Jamburia is riveting the portrayal of himself with the use of Gouache paper provides an unease to the viewer as they seek out Mr. Jamburia’s inner emotion. A sure conversation piece to be had.