All articles by: Valmir Mehmetaj

Valmir Mehmetaj is a staff writer at Kosovo 2.0. Valmir studied communication sciences at the South East European University in Tetovo, Macedonia. He believes deeply in constant learning and forming original thoughts, and mainly writes about cultural and social issues.

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A street dog’s life

By - 29.04.2017

How does Kosovo treat its street dogs?

One-on-one | Culture

Alberta Troni: “We can see how thirsty the youth of Kosovo are for classical music”

By - 13.04.2017

Ahead of their duet at Prishtina’s Chopin Piano Fest, pianist Alberta Troni and cellist Karel Bredenhorst discuss the universal language of music.

One-on-one | Culture

Ares Shporta: “No one will just give things to us — we must take them, demand them”

By - 09.04.2017

Lumbardhi Foundation’s executive director discusses the struggle to create a cultural hub in Kosovo.

In-short | Culture

“The Dark” provides immersive musical experience

By - 05.04.2017

Experimental opera performance shows potential of abandoned spaces.

In-depth | #IWantToKnow

Focussing the camera

By - 03.04.2017

Does Kosovo’s film industry tell too many stories of war?

In-depth | Culture

Not another supermarket

By - 30.03.2017

Arts NGO Anibar’s fight against the privatization of Kino Jusuf Gervalla.

One-on-one | Arts

Odile Burluraux: Artists can contribute to thinking differently and raising questions

By - 20.03.2017

Curators Odile Burluraux and Jessica Castex discuss the exhibiting of Hayoun Kwon’s virtual reality artwork, “489 Years,” at Kosovo’s National Gallery.

One-on-one | Arts

Astrit Ismaili: Bodies are just bodies — free the nipple!

By - 13.03.2017

Conceptual artist discusses performance art, rebellion and body expressionism.

In-short | Culture

Regional project promotes reconciliation through writing

By - 03.03.2017

Short stories by authors from former-Yugoslavia aim to reconcile the bad blood between nations.

In-depth | Culture

Leaving something beautiful behind

By - 01.03.2017

Has Kosovo progressed in preserving cultural heritage?

In-depth | Privacy rights

Internet — forget me!

By - 21.02.2017

How to stop search engines displaying embarrassing results about you.

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