Driant Zeneli (b. 1983 in Shkoder, Albania) lives in Turin, Italy.
His works investigate aspects and mechanisms of human nature by staging ironic and dreamlike situations, actions and performances. He won the Young European Artist Award, Trieste, Italy (2009); the Onufri International Contemporary Art Prize, Tirana, Albania (2008); the International Film Festival, Pesaro, Italy (2007).
He represented Albania at the 54th Venice Biennale (2011). His works have been showed at: GAM, Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Turin, Italy (2013); Sala Dogana at Palazzo Ducale, Genoa, Italy (2013); White House Biennial, Athens, Greece (2013); KCCC, Museum of Contemporary Art, Klaipėda, Lithuania (2013); ZKM, Museum of Contemporary Art, Karlsruhe, Germany (2012); MUSAC, Museum of Contemporary Art Castiglia León, Spain (2012); TICA – Tirana Institute of Contemporary Art, Albania (2012); Prague Biennale 5, Czech Republic (2011); 98 weeks project space, Beirut, Lebanon (2011); Trongate 103, Glasgow, Scotland (2011); Prometeogallery di Ida Pisani, Milan (2010); National Gallery of Kosove, Prishtine, Kosove (2010); Galerie West, Den Haag, Netherlands (2010); Museum of Contemporary Art Villa Croce, Genoa, Italy (2009); National Gallery of Tirana, Albania (2008).
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