Mariam Khurtsilava, GCRP 2021
Mariam Khurtsilava is a sociologist and European Studies master’s programme graduate with the focus on cultural and creative industries (CCIs) development in Georgia. Alongside the diverse working experience in various fields, since 2019, Mariam has worked on community-based restoration-conservation international projects at ICOMOS Georgia. She is involved in different EU-funded projects regarding the CCIs as a Project Manager or Communication Manager. From 2017-2018, Mariam worked as a Projects Assistant at the Georgian Arts and Culture Center in the crafts sector, providing capacity building activities and arranging international fairs, such as ‘Ethnofest 2018’.