Driton Selmani — Flag Of Tomorrow, 2020
Digital Photography, Dimensions variable
On the first day, blood was created
on the second day death
on the third love was mentioned
and then there were no days left for us
Poem by: Shpëtim Selmani
Shpëtim Selmani, from the Republic of Kosovo, is the winning laureate of the #EUPL2020 edition, among the 13 emerging authors from across Europe to have been announced as laureates of the 2020 European Union Prize for Literatur.
Albanian Institute is spotlighting works from the institute’s roster of global artists’ made or enacted prior to or during the outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19), these artworks have gained new resonance as people everywhere reckon with radical shifts in the relation between individuals and society.