Genti Tavanxhiu was born in 1973 in Shkodra (Albania). He established his personal sculpture atelier in Italy since 1993.
He is Founder of MSE-ARTE (Monumental Sculpture in Europe, Art Event organization)
He is the AIESM (International Association for Monumental Sculpture Events) manager in Albania and agent in Italy as well as an ISSA (International Sculpture Symposium Alliance) member in Tongling, China.
For the past two decades has been part of important national and international exhibitions, being awarded several prizes.
Tavanxhiu organized, coordinated and directed ten International Sculpture Symposiums in Korça (Albania), one in Elbasan (Albania) and three symposiums in travertine, in Spinetoli (Italy), and for the first time on the story of Albania the organized the Architecture Symposium ,the project is endorsed by the Albanian Government, the Ministry of Culture of Albania .
On 2018 he was part of team that presented “The Albania Pavilion” at The International Architecture Biennale of Venice (Italy).
His monumental sculptures are present in many public places and private collections in USA, Albania, Germany, Spain, Portugal, Switzerland, Italy, France, Romania, Montenegro, Cyprus, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, China, Japan, Egypt, Syria, Iran, Israel, Luxembourg and Tawain.