Majlinda Kelmendi


CURRICULUM VITAE

Family Name: Kelmendi
First Name: Majlinda
Nationality: Albanian
Date of Birth: 04/10/1966
Contact details: Email: majlinda.kelmendi@uni-pr.edu
Tel: 0037744-146-036
Level of Education: Academy of Fine Arts, Tirana, Albania
1) Degree Date: 1986-1990.
Education type: High Education 4 years
2) Institution: Received Master degree in Arts at the Academy of Fine Arts in Pristina
Degree Date: 1999-2000
Education type: High Education 2 years
3) Academic Degree: Professor
Institution: Faculty of Fine Arts University of Pristina
Degree Date: 2000- Present

Personal exhibitions
2019 - Personal -Art exhibition- Is the past a dream? The National Gallery of Kosovo
2019 - Personal -Art exhibition COESTISTENZA - MLAC, Museo Laboratorio di Arte Contemporanea Sapienza University of Rome Italy
2018- Link to origin -Personal Art exhibition- Domus Romana Art Gallery in Rome, Italy
2017- Identity “Time of mountains , Montenegro. Personal -Art exhibition
2017- Art Club - Personal -Art exhibition Poetic Kalimera. Ulcinj, Montenegro
2017- The National Art Gallery Sarande. Albania
2016- Link to origin - Gebietsbetreuung10, Quellenstrasse. Vienna, Austria.
2016- Personal - Gallery B / Bocholt, Germany.
2013- Plein-Art Contemporary Art Festival Budapest Erlin Gallery
2013- The National Art Gallery Chifte Amam. Skopie, Macedonia.
2012- FAP / Art Gallery, Tirana. Albania.
2012 -The National Art Gallery. Shkoder, Albania.
2011 - Gallery Expoart.40. Video / Art / Performance - Balkans Dialogue. Pristina, Kosovo.
2008 - Gallery Expoart.40. Identity, Pristina, Kosovo.
2008 - Gallery Art Oldrado da Ponte, Lodi, Italy.
2005 - Gallery of Ministry of Culture, Pristina, Kosovo.
2003 - Gallery of Art Bari, Italy.
1997 - Art Gallery, Tirana, Albania.

Collective Exhibitions
'2021- 21 EXPRESSIONS' Malaysia, Curator Mr Suzlee & Mr Prabhinder Lall.
2021 - Tirana International Biennales 4 edition "Stil Life"
2020 - “Tirana, the art of three quarantines” has reflected the city of Tirana, from 1935 to 2020.
2020 - INTERNATIONAL DRAWING BIENNALE– 2020 / Association of Visual Artists of Kosovo. National Gallery.
2020-Enter into Art - LOUNGE- 3 Königswinter bei Bonn
2020 "Before and after the '90s" 100 works by 50 well-known Albanian artists, at the National Museum. Albania.
2019- Art Gallery - Faculty of Arts / University of Prishtin
2019-MEDIUM OPERANDIʺ Art Gallery Shkoder.
2019 - CAM | Casoria Contemporary Art Museum. Cam SURVIVAL 4_The Festival 5 July to 6 October 2019
2019- Cologne on the Rhine:
Cultural center Cologne- Mühlheim, April 17 - April 28, 2019 (main exhibition with vernissage, awards and cultural program)
2019- Bonn on the Rhine:
City Library Bonn-Bad Godesberg, May 2 - June 27, 2019
2019- Nassau on the river Lahn: (for Nassau, Cologne and Bonn)
Municipal Museum (Günter-Leifheit-House), March 12 - April 12, 2019
2018- Kobern-Gondorf on the river Moselle:
Town Hall Foyer, November 19 - December 7, 2018
2018- Bad Breisig on the river Rhine: “Kulturbahnhof” - Cultural center, August 18 - August 29, 2018 (with cultural program)
2018- Artexpo Summer Rome 2018, International art exhibition in Rome (Italy), from June 16 to July 1,2018, vernissage, at Domus Romana Art Gallery, Via Quattro Fontane, 113 00184 Rome
2017 - Scenography Majlinda Kelmendi, Monodrama "Unfinished Portrait",
2017 Exhibition Gallery Faculty of Fine Arts University Pristina
2017-Diaspora 2017 Kunsthaus, Galerie B, Bocholt. Germany.
2016- Global KOSOVA ART'6 Global Art Contest
2015- Exhibition Gallery Faculty of Fine Arts University Pristina
2014- Exhibition at Museum of Kosovo, Pristina
2014-Germany International Kunstausstellung "Expo Diaspora" in Bocholt
2013 -Gallery Faculty of Fine Arts University of Pristina "40 years of Art"
2013 -Gallery "B" Germany "Diaspora art"
2013-Gallery "Qahili" White
2012 - Hidden & Forbidden Identities “International Art Expo, Video Art Festival Venice, Italy
2011 - November Exhibition at Museum of Kosovo, Pristina, Kosovo, KFAA
2011 - Exhibition at Museum of Kosovo, Pristina, Kosovo, KFAA
2011 - Exhibition of the KFAA (Kosovo Figurative Artists Association)
2011 - One Way - Vieira Portugal, Gallery, Porto, Portugal
2011 - Museum of Lamego, Portugal
2011 - Red Gate Gallery - London, United Kingdom
2011 - 8th International Exhibition "Muslim Mulliqi Prize 2010", Kosovo Art Gallery, Pristina,
2011 - Albanian Art Exhibition in Bydgoszcz "Garden of Dreams", Gallery Miejskiej, Krakow, Poland.
2010 - Exhibition Net / Net Edition II, Gallery Expoart.40, Pristina, Kosovo
2010 - Exhibition of University Professors, Gallery Expoart.40, Pristina, Kosovo
2010 - Galeria Atlantica, Museum 2010 Portalegre, Portugal
2010 - Exhibition at the Gallery Financiero de Vigo, Spain
2010 - White wedding, Belgium
2010 - White wedding, Pristina, Kosovo
2010 - Exhibition Mother Therese, Skopje, Macedonia
2009 - Exhibition Net / Net Edition I, Gallery Expoart.40, Pristina, Kosovo
2009 - November 2009 Exhibition, Macedonia
2009 - Exposition d Artistes Kosovo, Museum of Art Schaerbeek / Brussels, Belgium
2009 - Factory, Museum of Art, Portugal.
2009 - Biennale of Drawings, Kosovo
2008 - Merliani 137 Award 2nd edition, Naples Italy
2008 - Exhibition Gallery of Arts, Gjilan, Kosovo
2008 - Gallery Kledio, Tirana, Albania
2008 - Oldrado da Ponte Gallery. Lodi, Italy, (Description: Collective art exhibition
Contemporanea)
2008 - Exhibition on 11th June Pristina's Day, Pristina, Kosovo
2008 - The American Biennial Exhibition, Austin, Texas, USA
2008 - New Year's Trophy, Beinasco, Italy
2008 - Biennale of Small Graphic, Breslav, Czech Republic
2008 - Exhibition with 20 artists. Arts Gallery, Pristina, Kosovo
2008 - 7th Lessedra World Art Print Annual-Mini Print, Lessedra, Bulgaria
2008 - Exhibition at the Gallery of Arts, Gjilan, Kosovo
2008 - Exhibition at the Gallery of Arts, Peja, Kosovo
2008 - The 11th Biennial of Drawings, Gallery of Arts, Pristina, Kosovo
2008 - Academie Europeenne des Arts, Gembloux, Belgium
2008 - An Exhibition organized, Luxemburg
2008 - An Exhibition Gallery of Arts, Gjilan, Kosovo
2008 - Exhibition of KFAA, Gallery of Arts, Pristina, Kosovo
2008 - Gallery of Art, Shkoder, Albania
2008 - November Salon, Gallery of Art, Pristina, Kosovo
2008 - Exhibition November 2008 , Gallery of Art, Tirana, Albania
2008 - Fair of Contemporary Art, Milan-Novegro, Italy
2008 - 14th International of Vendas Novas, Portugal
2008 - Atlántico Gallery and 14th International of Vendas, Portugal
2008 - S. Barbara Project - Quarta Cava d 'Extraction of art, Iglesias, Italy
2008 - CONTEMPORARY ART CITY OF PISTOIA, Pistoia City, Italy
2008 - Ventiperventi Naples, Italy
2007 - Exhibition organized in the premises of Government, Pristina, Kosovo
2007 - Exhibition of November org. Draudakum, Skopje, Macedonia.
2007 - Exhibition of Contemporary Art, Gallery Art, Tirana, Albania
2007 - 4th Biennale of International Graphic, Skopje, Macedonia
2007 - Exhibition of Artists' Association, Museum of History, Pristina, Kosovo
2007 - Exhibition with 10 artists, Arts Gallery, Pristina , Kosovo
2007 - Biennale of Small Graphic Art, Breslav, Czech Republic
2007 - November Salon, Gallery of Arts, Pristina, Kosovo
2007 - 8th International mail, Gallery & Contemporary Art, Lessedra., Bulgaria
2006 - An Exhibition with five artists, Paris , France
2006 - 4th International Exhibition "Muslim Mulliqi Prize", Gallery of Arts, Pristina, Kosovo
2006 - November Salon, Gallery of Arts, Pristina, Kosovo
2006 - 36th Salon, Academy of European Arts, Gembloux, Belgium
2006 - June's Exhibition, Pristina, Kosovo
2005 - Exhibition dedicated to 8th March, Museum of Kosovo, Pristina, Kosovo
2005 - June 12th Pristina's Day, Pristina, Kosovo
2005 - Exhibition on 30th Anniversary of Art Faculty, Pristina, Kosovo
2004 - International Drawing Biennale, Arts Gallery, Pristina, Kosovo
2004 - June 11th Pristina's Day, Pristina, Kosovo
2003 - June 10 th Exhibition, Gallery of Arts, Pristina, Kosovo
2002 - June 9 th Exhibition, Gallery of Arts, Pristina, Kosovo
2002 - Exhibition on March 8, National Theater, Pristina, Kosovo
2001 - June's Exhibition, Pristina's Day, Pristina, Kosovo
2000 - National Art Gallery, Tirana, Albania
2000 - 11th Biennale of Drawings, Gallery of Arts, Pristina, Kosovo
2000 - 27th November Salon, Gallery of Arts, Pristina, Kosovo
1998 - National Arts Gallery, Tirana, Albania
1997- Exhibition November at the Museum of History, Tirana, Albania
1996 - Applied Arts, National Arts Gallery, Tirana, Albania
1995 - National Arts Gallery, Tirana, Albania
1994 - The Gallery TE&GI, Tirana, Albania
1993 - National Arts Gallery, Tirana, Albania
1992 - National Arts Gallery, Tirana, Albania




Completed Projects
Curator
2019- Multi Media Art / Curatorial concept: "Deconstruction" Museum of Kosova
2017-Net- Network-10 Edition Concept: Curatorial concept: Please prove you are not a robot!
2016- Net- Network-9 Edition Concept: Curatorial concept: Question Off the Day
2015- Net- Network-8 Edition Concept: Curatorial concept: Denied
2015- Net- Network-7 Edition Tirana Albania Concept: Restart
2015- Net- Network-7 Edition Pristina Concept: Curatorial concept: “Restart”
2014- Net- Network-6 Edition Concept: Curatorial concept: Save As
2013- Net- Network-5 Edition Concept: Trans-Net / Ethno-Ethics
2012 - Net- Network-4 Edition Concept: Fighting Human Trafficking Through Art
2011 - Net- Network-3 Edition Concept: Balkans Dialogue
2010 - Net- Network-2 Edition Concept: Media Art - Art media = social power
2009 - Net- Network-1 Edition Concept: Social Technology
2009 - Reflection. / 1 Edition
2010 - Reflection / 2 Edition
2010 - Born for This
2010 - Europe - Europe.
2006 - A Road with No End.
2005 - My Population and Anther.


The international jury members.
2019- 5-th "Enter intro Art" The International Installations - Contest 2019 in Germany.
291 participants from 49 countries
2019 -Eu Gender Talk 'discusses women and arts in Kosovo

Awards and Membership:
2019 - Award winne: Honorable Mention. Art-Lounge2
Touring the World through. Königswinter Germany
2019 - Albanian Excellence / 121 Photography 121 Successful lifes Published “Jozef” Publishing House / Tirana / Albania, ISBN 978-9928-280-59-6
2008 - First Prize at the Art Gallery, Peja, Kosovo
2008 - First Prize, Exhibition March 2008, Kosovo
2008 - First Prize, Pristina's Day Exhibition, Pristina, Kosovo
2008 - Bronze Medal, at 38th Salon concourse international, Belgium.
2008 - Diploma of Merit, Premio Merliani 137 2nd, Naples, Italy
2006 - Awarded with Silver Medal, Academy of European Arts, Belgium
1996 - Second Prize, Applied Arts, Albania

Work experience record:
Year: 1990-2000
Name of the Institution: School of Arts
Position: Professor
Subject: Painting
Location: Tirana / Albania

Year: 2000-Present
Name of the Institution: Faculty of Arts
Job description: Professor
Subject description - Nude & Paintings
Location: Pristina / Kosovo

Year: 2008- Present
Name of the Institution: Gallery: Expoart.40
Job description: Founder and Artistic Director
Description: Founder and organizer of art projects at national and international level.
Location: Pristina / Kosovo

Year: 2012-2016
Name of the Institution: Ministry of Education, Science and Technology.
Job description: Council state for licensing.
Description: Member
Location: Pristina / Kosovo

Year: 2012-2015
Name of the Institution: Rectorate of the University of Prishtina.
Job description: Doctoral Commission.
Description: Member
Location: Pristina / Kosovo

Year: 2018-2019
Name of the Institution: Ministry of Education, Science and Technology.
Job description: Reviewent / 2, 6, 7, 10, 11 classes.
Description: Member
Location: Pristina / Kosovo

Year: 2019-2020
Name of the Institution: Rectorate of the University of Prishtina.
Job description: Advisory Commission.
Description: Member
Location: Pristina / Kosovo

Year: 2021
Name of the Institution: Ministry of Education, Science and Technology.
Job description: Reviewent / 12 classes.
Description: Member
Location: Pristina / Kosovo






   Artist Majlinda Kelmendi  / Title: Its frustrating 21 / Video Art / 5 min . Concept Work: . If an individual's needs are blocked, a sense of insecurity arises, and this can often cause individuals to blindly pursue maladaptive behavior, obsession, and other symptoms of frustration as well.
Artist  Majlinda Kelmendi Title ERROR, Video-Art  Concept Work: Technology development entails communication and action with individuals or enigmatic groups. This problem of time raises questions or discussion about awareness.
Balkan Dialogue Majlinda Kelmendi video Art

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