Paci is an artist from Albania who is currently based in Milan,
Italy. His exhibitions include: Looking Awry curated by the Croatia-based
collective WHW at apexart (2003); In the Gorges of the Balkans
curated by René Block at the Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel,
Germany (2003); New Video, New Europe curated by Hamza Walker at
the Tate Modern, London; and the Biennial of Sevilla, Spain, curated
by Harald Szeemann (October 2004). In 2005 solo exhibitions of
his work will be presented at Moderna Museet, Stockholm and the
Contemporary Arts Museum Houston. Adrian was recommended to apexart's
residency program by René Block.
" [Paci] is aware of the leaks and impossibilities of our
own experiencing of the most important aspects of common living,
like death, encountering, narrating or sharing, and aims at approximating
their realization for the viewer to raise the awareness of his/her
limited perception of reality."
– René Block, Director, Museum Fridericianum Kassel
Adrian Paci was recommended by René Block, Director, Museum
Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany.
still from video Vajtojca, 2002
still from video Albanian Stories, 1999