Ambassador Qirko meets the organizers of London Design Biennale 2018

The Ambassador of the Republic of Albania, HE Mr. Qirjako Qirko, held a meeting with Dr. Christopher Turner, Director, and Mrs. Kathryn Simpson, International Relations Manager, of London Design Biennale. Director Turner briefed the Ambassador on the activities of the institution he leads specialized in organizing exhibitions in the field of art and innovative design of a high international level. The first edition  London Design Biennale 2016, exhibited the artworks from 37 different countries of the world and was  considered a great success in promoting the values of cultural identity in the domain of global design.
 
Given the fact that the artwork 'Bliss' of the Albanian sculptor Helidon Xixa, exhibited during the London Design Biennale 2016, was highly liked and appreciated by critics and the general audience, Dr. Turner extended an invitation to the interested Albanian artists to participate in the second edition of London Design Biennale 2018, to be held in London on 4 - 23 September 2018.
 
Ambassador Qirko expressed the Embassy’s readiness and commitment that in cooperation with the relevant Albanian institutions and artists to ensure the broad participation from Albania in this very important event on promoting international art in London.

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