Mustafa Arapi

1950 Born in Tirana, Albania
1979 Graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts, Tirana


Professional experience

2010-2011 Professor at the Academy of Fine Arts at the American University of Tirana

2004-2006 Member of the National Counsel of Restoration

2004 Secretary of the Society of Albanian Restoration

2000-2003 Professor of restoration of Art Works, Institute of Restoration near Albania Orthodox


1996-2003 Member of the I.C.O.M.O.S,Albania

1998-2006 Member of the Scientific Counsel of Restoration at the Institute of the cultural


1995-2006 Member of the Hight Commission of the Albania postal stamp

1993-2006 Chief of the Department of the Works of Art, Institute of Cultural Monuments

1985-1991 Professor, Academy of fine Arts in Tirana

1979 Restorator, Byzantine works of art, institute of the Cultural Monuments,Tirana

Selected Events

2012  Solo exhibition,Genova,Italy

2010 “Universialis”,solo exhibition Pristina,Kosovo

2008 Solo exhibition,Roma,Italy

2007 Solo exhibition, National Gallery of Arts,Tirana,Albania

2005 Solo exhibition, “Jozef” Gallery,Durres,Albania

2005 Exhibition with other artists “Jozef” Gallery,Durres,Albania

2004 Represents the Albanian picture “Olimpiadof the Spirit”,Skopje,Mcedonia

2002 Solo exhibition, Hagen ,Holland

1996 Solo exhibition ,Paris,France

1996 Solo exhibition ,National exhibition,Galleryof Arts ,Tirana ,Albania

1995 Third International exhibition contemporary arts “World Concept”,Budapest,Hungary

1994 Solo exhibition,Spezzano,Italy

1993 Solo exhibition ,National Gallery of Arts,Tirana,Albania

1988 Biennal of Albanian tradion, Paris,France

1987 Biennal of Alexandria ,Egypt

1985 Biennal of Ankara,Turkey



1998 First Honorary Prize, International Biennial of Graphics,Raciborz,Poland

1995 First prize,Onufri Contest,Tirana,Albania

1995 Award at the Third International exhibition contemporary arts “World Concept”,


1989 Honoured by Albania Parliament with the, Order Naim Frasheri.. for..hight level of

artistic performance

1985 Second prize,National Contest of Painting,Tirana Albania




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