'My effort to follow footprints' with in the "Be my guest" book launch in White Cube

December 10.12.2013

Venue: White Cube, Masons Yard in St James’s

cARTveli presented Elene Rakviashvili's Performance 'My effort to follow footprints' at the White Cube with in the 'Be My Guest' Book Launch By David Gigauri, who is a big supporter of Georgian art and culture.


David’s book "Be my guest" comprises a selection of Georgian culinary recipes accompanied with selected stories. The food recipes have been made by Georgian émigré celebrities, including George Balanchine, the founder of the New York City Ballet; Prince Bagration, the illustrious general of the Napoleonic Wars; the "Marrying Mdivani” siblings; celebrity restaurateur Gogi Tchitchinadze; Nicholas Eristoff (Eristavi) the man behind Eristoff vodka; Alexander Tarsaidze who introduced Caucasian Shashlik to the Waldorf-Astoria group of hotels in New York; Prima ballerina Tamara Toumanova; and many others.