Born February 23, 1991 in Elbasan, Albania | Currently lives and studies in The Hague, Netherlands

 

Education

2018-20        MA Artistic Research, Royal Academy of Art, The Hague, NL

2014-17         BA Fine ArtFirst Class (Hons), Middlesex University, London, UK

 

Prizes & Awards

2018 Bloomberg New Contemporaries, Bloomberg Philanthropies, London, UK

2018              GM Arts Prize, Shortlisted, GM Chamber of Commerce, Manchester, UK

2017              John Walker PrizeOutstanding Academic Achievement, Middlesex University, London, UK

 

Exhibitions

2018         Beautiful world, where are you?, Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool, UK

                Bloomberg New Contemporaries, South London Gallery, London, UK

                Once in EuropaWhitechapel Gallery, London, UK

                Report - Notes from Reality, European Media Art Festival, Osnabruck, DE

                Visions in the Nunnery, Nunnery Gallery, London, UK

                Modern Body Festival, The Gray Space in The Middle, Den Haag, NL

                 OGA Video Art Exhibitions, Ospizio Giovani Artisti, Rome, IT  

                GM Arts Prize Exhibition, Stockport War Memorial Art Gallery, Manchester, UK

                 VALS Series, Prague College, Prague, CZ  

                NN Biennial Open Exhibition, NN Contemporary Art, Northampton, UK

2017         Season Opening ConcertInstitute of Sonology, Royal Conservatoire, Den Haag, NL

               Ephemere SeriesStudio Loos, Den Haag, NL

                Free RangeThe Old Truman Brewery, London, UK 

                Watch This SpaceBeaconsfield Gallery, London, UK

2016         Creative Debuts x Bond DickinsonBond Dickinson, Newcastle, UK 

               OpenloopNew River Studios, London, UK

               ForwardIslington Arts Factory, London, UK

 

Film Festivals

2018             IndieLisboa International Film Festival, Official Selection, Lisbon, PT

             Athens Avant Garde Film Festival, Official Selection, Athens, GR

             Swedenborg Film Festival, Official Selection, London, UK

             Tally Shorts Film FestivalJury Award Nominee, Tallahassee, US

           Nacht van de Kortfilm, 2nd Selection, Antwerp, BE

2017             Blow-Up International Arthouse Film FestivalOfficial Selection, Chicago, US

           Cinalfama Lisbon International Film Awards, Honourable Mention, Lisbon, PT

 

Publications

 

STOP. Magazine, “Nepenthe”, London, UK. June 16, 2017. 83-89.

Petrol GirlsTalk of Violence booklet, London, UK, Nov. 18, 2016.

 

Collections

British Films Directory, British Council Film, London, UK

LCF Special Collections, London College of Fashion, London, UK