In 1999, George Shaghashvili finished Tbilisi Medical University as a Medical Doctor in Preventive Medicine. George Shaghashvilihave worked a number of years in one of the hospitals of Tbilisi, but his real passions have always been art and fashion design. In 1999, George Shaghashvili won a price at the International Advantage Fashion Assembly in Tbilisi for the best avantgarde idea and realization of a 17 costume collection. The collection was mainly a combination of textile and plaster-sculptures at the bodies. Chairman of the Jury was Andrew Logan (London). In 2000,George Shaghashvili was nominated as the best avantgarde designer of the year at the Tbilisi Fashion Festival (same collection as above). In 2003, George Shaghashvili made a five costume collection for the Russian silhouette in Tbilisi called 'Birth'. For this collection he was chosen for the finalist show. Alongside the fashion collections, George Shaghashvili has held a number of personal art exhibitions and partaken in group exhibitions displaying both graphic and color art. In 2004, George Shaghashvili decided to pursue a formal education in Fashion Design and in 2008, he graduated from Tbilisi State Art Academy, with highest grade as a Bachelor from the Fashion Design Department. The graduation collection is named 'Black Square' and holds 17 full costumes, as well as leather bags and footwear. In 2010, GeorgeShaghashvili, finalized his Master Degree, again with highest distinction. Since 2010, George Shaghashvili has held two annual fashion shows in Tbilisi, Georgia, which has put him on the map of being one of the most distinctive contemporary Georgian Fashion Designers. George Shaghashvili has partaken inseverak showrooms and trade fairs in both Denmark and Georgia, and his collections have been sold in both Denmark and Georgia. Additionally, George Shaghashvili has worked as a lecturer for the GeoModel Agency teaching Fashion History and Modern Trends and is currently working as a lecturer and graduation counselor for students at the State Academy of Arts, Tbilisi. George Shaghashvili has held positions in several committees with regards to fashion design nominations and modeling competitions.