Petrit Halilaj

Sol Calero, Amazonas Shopping Center, 2017, installation view Hamburger Bahnhof, Preis der Nationalgalerie, Berlin, Dimensions Variable. Courtesy of the Artist; Photo by Trevor Good

ChertLüdde, Berlin (H14)

RU, 2017, installation details, New Museum, New York. Courtesy: the artist, ChertLüdde, Berlin, and kamel mennour, Paris/London; photograph: Dario Lasagni

The artist talks about butterflies, the politicization of artefacts and the lost cultural history of his Kosovar home city

By Hettie Judah
Petrit Halilaj, ink drawing on cover page of Shkrepëtima magazine (detail), 2018. Courtesy: the artist and Fondazione Merz, Turin


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‘Who does the earth belong  to while painting the wind?!’, 2012,  installation view at Kunsthalle Sant Gallen. Courtesy: the artist and Chert, Berlin; photograph: Gunnar Meier

The Kosovar artist’s biographical narratives and loaded artefacts

By Pablo Larios