Zef Paci is a curator, artist, writer, researcher and Professor of History of Art and Photography at the University of Fine Arts in Tirana. Author of several research articles published in academic journals, Paci is an active participant in workshops and conferences. In 2008, 2011, 2013, 2015 and 2017 he was the curator of exhibition "Idromeno" a national award for young artists organized by the Civic Gallery of Shkoder. He has curated several solo and group exhibitions of photographers Marubi, Kolë Idromeno, Shan Pici, Dedë Jakova, Pjetër Rraboshta, Angjelin Nenshat. As an artist, Paci has participated in numerous exhibitions, has created several theatre scenographies (2008, 2009, 2016) and some church frescoes (2005-2007).