Florent Mehmeti

XK
has finished studies of Theatre/Film Directing in University of Prishtina. He has worked as a Manager for PR and Development from 2000-2002 at the National Theatre in Prishtina. One of the founders of Contemporary Art Centre in Prishtina in 2002. One of the founders and Director of ODA Theatre in Prishtina since 2003. Founder and Artistic Director of HAPU - international festival for art work in public space since 2015 in Kosovo. Initiator and a president in two mandates of Cultural Forum – a network of independent cultural organization in Kosova. Artistic work in theatre include: Miss Julia; The Rose Tattoo; Wizard of Oz; Vagina Monologues; American Buffalo; Doruntine & The Sworn Virgin (New York, Kosovo, Albania, Macedonia); Cat on a Hot Tin Roof; Invisible walls (theatrical experience in public space, NL, UK, XK); Bolero (UK, B&H, XK); Fools; Free world street, Third World War and many other. Film and television work includes documentaries, short fiction, TV sitcoms as well as other TV shows and programs. He has been actively involved in law making process and other cultural policy making processes, networking in cultural networks and initiating, managing and supervising many other cultural and artistic projects and programs for more than 20 years.

Florent Mehmeti