Born in 1988, Tirana. Lives and works in Tirana, Albania

Contact: matilda_odobashi@hotmail.com / matildaodo@gmail.com

Education

2006 - 2010 Diploma in Fine Arts, University of Arts, Tirana, Albania

Solo Shows

2018

- Two exhibitionSize Matters,Vienna  (AT)

2016

The passenger, Traklhaus auf der Festung, Salzburg (AT)     

WHITE, Two exhibition - Maksud Vezgishi & Matilda Odobashi, Zeta Art Center /Gallery, Tirana (AL)

2014

The Chronic, Two exhibition - Matilda Odobashi & Dritan Hyska, Zeta Art Center / Gallery, Tirana (AL)

2012

Open Studio Matilda Odobashi & Ledia Kostandini, Tirana (AL) 

Selected Group Shows

2018

Muslim Mulliqi Prize, National Art Gallery, Prishtina, (KS)

- Artist Presentation, TICA Air program, Zeta Art Center / Gallery, Tirana, (AL)

2017

- Maieutics, curated by Gerlind Zeilner, FLUC, Vienna (AT)

- It looks like…, Zeta Art Center / Gallery, Tirana (AL)

2016

- The whale which was a submarine - Contemporary Art in Albania and Kosovo, Ludwig Museum - Museum of Contemporary Arts, Budapest (HU) 

- Work Presentation of Artist in Residence, Austrian Federal Chancellery in cooperation with KulturKontakt Austria, Concordia Platz, Vienna (AT)

- Le Smanie Per La Villeggiatura - Suppiej & Zanato Summer Studio, Venice (IT)

2015

- Der albanische Weg: Sammulung der Nationalen Kunstgalerie und Zietgenossische Kunstler, Landtag NRW, Dusseldorf (DE)

- Art Market Budapest, Budapest (HU)

- Parallel Vienna, Vienna (AT)

- A day like any other..., Zeta Art Center / Gallery, Tirana (AL)

-Tirana Open 1- Pamur, The University of Arts, FAB Gallery, Tirana (AL)

2014

- Udhët 4 - Professor’s exhibition of the Faculty of Fine Arts - FAB Gallery, Tirana (AL)

- Let us start from the middle, Invited artist, Tirana Art Lab Center for Contemporary Art, Tirana (AL)

2013

- Jaw Dick Chodz Zobacz, Sztuki Jatki Gallery in Nowym Targu (PL)

-100 km Art- Tirana Shkodra Public Art Paracours, National Road Tirana - Shkodra,  Tirana Art Lab - Center for Contemporary Art, (AL)

- Udhët 3 - Professor exhibition of the Faculty of Fine Arts - FAB Gallery, Tirana, Albania

- Ardhje Award 2013, T.I.C.A - Tirana Institute of Contemporary Art, Tirana Ekspres, Tirana (AL)

- Idromeno Award, National Gallery of Shkodra, Shkodra (AL) 

2012

- Udhët 2- Professor exhibition of the Faculty of Fine Arts - FAB Gallery, Tirana (AL)

-100 years self-dependence, Online Publication, Tirana Art Lab - Center for Contemporary Art, http://100vjetvetevaresi.wordpress.com

- Udha, Metropol Theater, Tirana (AL) 

2011

- Onufri XVII- I am ART-ist, National Gallery of Arts, Tirana (AL)

- Squat the city, Tirana Art Lab - Center for Contemporary Art, Tirana (AL) 

2010

- Boje Granica, King Nicole Castle, Bar (ME)

- AMC Price, FAB gallery, Tirana (AL)

- Glaxo Smith Kline Price, Tirana (AL) 

- Squat the city, Olympia Center, Tirana Art Lab Center for Contemporary Art, Tirana (AL)

2009

- Insect, FAB gallery, Tirana (AL) 

Residencies/Workshops

2018

- TICA - Tirana Institute of Contemporary Art and Zeta Art Center / Gallery, Tirana (AL)

2017

- Cartel, organized by the Lacanian Circle of Albania and NLS, Tirana (AL)

2016

- KulturKontakt Austria, Austrian Federal Chancellery in cooperation with KulturKontakt Austria, Vienna (AT)

- Artist talk, Academy of Fine Arts and KulturKontakt Austria, Vienna (AT)

- Exhibition Installation Course, British Council and the Museum of Contemporary Arts, Banja Luka (BA)  

2015

- Sumer School as School, Stacion- Center for Contemporary Art, Prishtina (KS)

2014

- Free Home University, AIR program, Loop House and Musagetes, Lecce (IT) (session 2)

- Salzburg Künstlerhaus studio, Land of Salzburg (AT)     

2013

- Free Home University, AIR program, Loop House and Musagetes, Lecce (IT) (session 1)

- Daw Dikh, Zakopane (PL)

- Polifoni (pa fustanellë), Freudian Circle of Albania and Lacanian Circle of Albania, Academy of Arts, Tirana (AL) (http://nyjelakim.net/read/?p=776)

- Balkan Express Caravan - Art in the Balkans, Fabrica de Pensule, Cluj-Napoca (RO)

2010

- Due mari, un popolo, un amicizia, Vlora Municipality and FORMA Milano, Vlora (AL) 

Scholarships/Awards

2016

KKA Residence Fellowship, KulturKontakt Austria and The Federal Chancellery, Vienna (AT)

- Finalist at Ardhje Award, TICA - Tirana Institute of Contemporary Art, Tirana, Albania

2013

- Finalist at Ardhje Award, TICA - Tirana Institute of Contemporary Art, Tirana (AL)

2010

- Third place, Glaxo Smith Kline Price, Tirana (AL)