Alban Muja
Print

 

Alban Muja (born 1980 in Mitrovica) is a Kosovo based visual artist and filmmaker. He completed his BA and MA at Faculty of Fine Arts at University of Prishtina and in Santa Fe Art Institute, New Mexico USA. . Mostly influenced by the social, political and economical transformation processes in wider surrounding region, he investigates history and socio-political themes and links them to his position in Kosovo today. His works cover a wide range of media including video installation, films, documentary film, drawings, paintings, photographs and performance which have been exhibited extensively in various film festivals, art fairs, group and solo exhibitions.

He was awarded in various residencies and received number of fellowships in, among others, Braziers International Artist Residency, Braziers Park, OxfordShire, England, KulturKontakt Residency and Q21 Residency, Museum Quarier, Vienna Austria, Artist-in-residence in Tobacna Center/ City Museum, Ljubljana Slovenia,  Backyard International Artist Residency, Kuda-Center for New Media”Novi Sad, Serbia, Young visual art award at ISCP Residency, New York USA ARTSLINK Residency New York, International Artist and Writer Residency, Santa Fe Art Institute, USA and Residency in ‘Apartment Project’ Istanbul Turkey.