Contemporary Art in Albania and Kosovo

Ludwig Museum – Museum of Contemporary Art, Budapest
From 15 July until 11 September 2016

Armando Lulaj, It Wears As It Grows, 2011 © Dzięki uprzejmości artysty

The exhibition aims to display the forceful and fascinating artistic positions of Albania and ­Kosovo. Until now art historians have primarily studied the culturally, socially, and politically related questions raised by the two art scenes within the context of the Balkans: the exhibition, involving almost thirty artists, will be the first in Hungary to focus jointly on the artworks and artistic positions created in the past ten fifteen years in Albania and Kosovo, initiating a dialogue about the common points but sometimes contradictory aspects of the artistic scenes of the two countries speaking the same language.

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