After the war in Kosova that's the way Mannequins were treated too.
This is a symbolic way to show the sufferings of people in Kosova during the serbian military destructions.
Place: Gjakova - a city in South-West of Kosova
Burim Myftiu is an Albanian-American Fine Art Photographer from Kosova. He specialized Photography in New York, NYIP. Co-founder of PACK - Photo Arts Collective of Kosova, organizer and Director of DOKUFEST - International Documentary and Short Film Festival. Curator of :"Gjon Mili Award-2004" - International photography Contest in National Art Gallery in Prishtin, Kosova, DOKUFOTO 2003, 2004 and 2005 International Festival of Documentary Photography in Prizren, Kosova. His work is presented in several individual photography exhibitions in USA and Kosova. Presently he is Comercial and Documentary Photographer at the same time he is Photography Editor. He teaches photography classes and workshops and doing curatorial work. Participated in Juries of Film Festivals and juried in photography contests. Founder of "Kosova Images"-Photography Agency. Serving as a regional Liaison Officer of FIAP - Federation International de l'Art photographique. He resides and works in Prishtin and Connecticut, USA.Personal Exhibitions 2005, My Hometown Through My Eyes Place: Prizren, Kosova Description: Ekspozit e kujtimeve t fmijris. Dedikuar pr mbrojtjen e trashgimis kulturore t Prizrenit, Kosovs.2002, " Les Voyages" Place: "Galeria e Pallatit te Rinise" - Prishtine Description: Retrospective Photography Exhibition. Images made in Kosova, USA, Macedonia, Turkey and Hungary.2001, "Images II" Place: "Art Place International Gallery", United States 2001, "Retrospective" Place: Putnam-Connecticut, United States Description: Retrospective Photography Exhibition2000, "Images I" Place: New Haven, United States Description: "YALE Art Gallery"1999, "Kosova Mon Amour" Place: "Barnes and Noble Art Gallery", United States Description: Individual photography Exhibition about Kosova.Awards 2006, Cmimi pr Fotografi Artistike Event: Flaka e Janarit Place: Gjilan, Kosov 2006, "Skenderbeu" Event: ifte Hamam Place: Shkup, Macedonia, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Description: mimi "Plaketa e Skenderbeut" - Galeria Kombetare e Arteve "Cifte Hamam" Shkup, Maqedonia.2001, "Gjon Mili Prize" 2001 Event: Gjon Mili International Photography Exhibition Place: National Art Gallery - Prishtine, Kosova Description: Best image of the Exhibition.2001, NHCC Prize Event: PSA Photography Contest Place: New Haven, United States 2000, Photography Award Event: PAC Annual Photography Exhibition Place: New Haven, United States 1995, Photography Award Event: Istanbul Photomarathon Place: Istanbul, Turkey Education and Training 1999-2001 Education type: High Education, 0 YearInstitution: New York Institute of Photography, United States 1982-1986, English Education type: High Education, 4 YearInstitution: Fakulteti Filologjik Prishtine, Kosova Jobs and Projects 2006-2006, CuratorProject: Dokuphoto 2006 Place: Dokufest, Kosova Description: International Exhibition od Documentary Photography2006-(ongoing), FounderProject: Place: Kosova Images 2006, Jury MemberProject: Gjon Mili Award 2006 Place: Galeria e Arteve, Prishtine, Kosova 2005, CuratorProject: Dokuphoto 2005 Place: DOKUPHOTO 2005, Kosova Description: International Documentary Photography Festival2005-2005, IPKOProject: IPKO Commercial Photography Place: IPKO, Kosova 2005-2005, Commercial AsignementProject: Volkswagen Place: Volkswagen Description: Commercial2005-(ongoing), DOKUFEST - Film Festival DirectorProject: Dokufest - International Documentary and Short Fil Place: Dokufest, Kosova Description: $th Edicion of the film festival in Prizren2004-2004, CuratorProject: "Gjon Mili Prize" International Photography Exhebi Place: Gjon Mili 2004, Kosova 2004-(ongoing), KAFK - PACKProject: Kryetar i KAFK-ut Place: KAFK - Kolektiv i artit fotografik i Kosoves Description: Asociacion kombetar i artit fotografik2004, CuratorProject: Dokufoto 2004 Place: Dokufoto 2004, Kosova Description: International Photography Festival2003-2003, DesignerProject: Credit Cards Place: Raiffeisen Bank 2003-(ongoing), MentorProject: AOC shkolle e fotografise Place: "Advocates of Culture" kurse te fotografise , KOSO Description: Kurse te fotografise artistike2002-(ongoing), FIAP Liaison OfficerProject: FIAP - Federation Internationale de L'Art Photogra Place: FIAP - Federation Internationale de L'Art Photogra, Luxembourg Description: Country Liaison Officer for FIAP (Federation Internationale de L'Art Photographique)2002-(ongoing), Board MemberProject: DOKUFEST Place: DOKUFEST, Prizren, KOSOVA Description: DOKUFEST is International Dokumentary and Short Film Festival.2000-2000, PhotographerProject: Annual report Place: International Institute of Connecticut, United States 1999-2001, Annual ReportsProject: International Institute of Conn. Ing Place: International Institute of Connecticut, USA, United States 1999-2001, IRSA-photographyProject: Refugee Resettlement Project Place: IRSA, United States