The artist Edi Rama wins the elections in Albania (and when will Rabarama do the same in Italy? :) )
Edi Rama is the prime minister of Albania and has been leader of the Socialist Party of Albania, the largest opposition party in Albania, since 2005. He was Minister of Culture, Youth, and Sports from 1998 to 2000 and Mayor of Tirana from 2000 to 2011. Edi Rama won the 2013 elections in Albania, defeating Sali Berisha, his primary opposition, on 23 June 2013, and is set to become the next Prime Minister of Albania.
Life as a painter
Rama is also author of several personal painting exhibitions in Europe, North and South America, and other. Personal exhibitions include Janos Gallery, New York (1993), Place de Mediatheque, France (1995), Palais Jalta, Frankfurt (1997), Acud, Berlin (1993), São Paulo, Brazil (1994), Israel (1995), National Gallery, Albania (1992) and Gallery XXI, Albania (1999).