Zinni Veshi Fine Art
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CV

 

Artist CV

EDUCATION

MFA    Studio Painting, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY 1998-00

BFA    Monumental Painting, Academy of Fine Arts, Tirana, Albania 1981-85

AWARDS AND HONORS

Winner of Delacroix Award, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY    2000

Won first prize and awarded title of Most accomplished young painter in Albania    1988

BIBLIOGRAPHY

A Promising Start by the Young Painters and Sculptors,
by Mumtaz Dhrami, Drita,
Tirana, Albania, June 1985

Portrait of a Young Artist, by Teodor Keko, Drita,
Tirana, Albania, June 1986

Promises of Emerging Artists, by Andon Kuqali, Drita,
Tirana, Albania, June 1987

When New Generations Are Coming, by Petro Kokushta, Drita, 
Tirana, Albania, June 1987

In the Avenue of Exhibitions, by Llambi Blido, Drita,
Tirana, Albania, March 1989

The Life Makes You an Artist, by Teodor Keko, Zeri i Rinise, 
Tirana, Albania, June 1989

An Artistic Anthology of the Youth, by Dritero Agolli, Drita, 
Tirana, Albania, June 1989

Toward Self Completion, by Gjergji Marko, Drita, 
Tirane, Albania, June 1989

New and Talented Artists Are Coming, by Gjergji Marko, Drita
Tirana, Albania, September 1989

A Letter From a Friend, by Teodor Keko, Koha Jone, 1995
Tirana, Albania, May 1995

Ariccia, Dali' Albania Ai Castelli Per Dipingere i Recordi e I Drami Del Suo
Paese d'Origine, by Gulielmo Qualieroti, Il Messaggerio,
Rome, Italy, January 1995

SOLO Exhibition

Governors Island Art Fair, Governors Island, New York 2013

Graduation Exhibition, East Gallery Steuben, Pratt Institute, New York 2000

The Wall, Athens, Greece 1996

Castelli Romani #1, Rome, Italy 1994

Castelli Romani #2, Rome, Italy 1993 

Retrospective, National Gallery of Fine Arts, Tirana, Albania 1992 

Graduation Show, Academy of Fine Arts Gallery, Tirana, Albania 1985 

Group Exhibition

Vizart - International Watercolor Biennale, Tirana, Albania 2015 

Neomigjeniane, The National Gallery, Tirana, Albania 2015 

Curate NYC, Staten Island, New York 2013 

EverGreene: The Artists & Their Art, New York, NY 2011 

Onufri International Competition "Deshire e Deshmi", National Gallery of Arts, Tirane 2010 

The 2009 Chelsea International Fine Art Competition, Agora Gallery, New York, NY 2009 

Forum Weltoffen International "Walls", International Art Exhibition, Erlebnisburg Hohenwerfen, Austria 2008 

Forum Weltoffen International "Good morning, Balkan", International Art Exhibition, European Forum Alpbach, Austria 2008 

KunStart 06, 3rd International Modern and Contemporary Art Fair of Bolzano, Milan 2006 

Onufri 2006 International Competition of Visual Arts, National Gallery of Arts, Tirane 2006 

Tirana EXPO 2006, International Trade Fair, Tirana, Albania 2006 

Juried Senior Fine Arts Show, Steuben Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY 2000 

Group Exhibition with British Artists Pratt Gallery, Brooklyn, NY 2000

International Exhibition, Tartarugha Gallery, Rome, Italy 1993 

National Exhibition, SOROS Center for the Arts and Culture, Tirana, Albania 1992 

Pranvere '91, National Gallery of Fine and Performing Arts, Tirana, Albania 1991 

Pranvere '90, National Gallery of Fine and Performing Arts, Tirana, Albania 1990 

Independence Day Show, Fine Arts Gallery, Vlore, Albania 1990

National Exhibition, National Gallery of Fine Arts, Tirana, Albania 1990 

Independence Day Show, Fine Arts Gallery, Vlore, Albania 1989 

National Exhibition, National Gallery of Arts, Tirana, Albania 1989 

Pranvere '88, National Gallery of Fine Arts, Tirana, Albania 1988 

Exhibition of the Young Artists, The Palace of Culture, Vlore, Albania    1988 

Independence Day Show, Fine Arts Gallery, Vlore, Albania    1988 

National Exhibition, National Gallery of Fine Arts, Tirana, Albania    1988 

Independence Day Show, Fine Arts Gallery, Vlore, Albania    1987 

National Exhibition, National Gallery of Fine Arts, Tirana, Albania    1987 

Pranvere '86, National Gallery of Fine Arts, Tirana, Albania    1986 

National Exhibition, National Gallery of Fine Arts, Tirana, Albania    1986 

Independence Day Show, Fine Arts Gallery, Vlore, Albania    1986

COLLECTIONS

National Gallery of Fine Arts, Permanent Art Collection, Tirana, Albania

PANNA, Arte Contemporanea, Art Gallery, Rome, Italy

Various Private Collections in USA, Italy, Greece, Australia, Albania, Turkey