The artist abroad | Vesna Bajalska
We speak to Vesna Bajalska, a Macedonian-born Serbian painter who emigrated to Paris in the ‘80s to pursue an artistic career. Now in Malta to exhibit a collection of paintings...
The comic man cometh | Dave Gibbons
One of the most enduringly in-demand comic book artists working in the field today, Dave Gibbons – best known for his groundbreaking collaboration with Alan Moore on the...
For a creative society, give talent a level playing field, says Muscat

Labour leader Joseph Muscat says the role of the state is to give people a level playing field for the country’s talent to develop.

Labour leader Joseph Muscat says the role of the state is...

Linking the traditional and the modern | George Fenech

Launched recently, a new book commemorates the life of pioneering Maltese...

Launched recently, a new book commemorates the life of...

Restoration of Valletta’s first church receives MEPA financial support

MEPA grants €85,000 sponsorship to Din l-Art Helwa

MEPA grants €85,000 sponsorship to Din l-Art Helwa

Edward Pirotta: sculpture prodigy who befuddled British antiques dealers

A key part of his biography may be ethically dubious, but the wartime sculptor Edward Pirotta (1939-1968) will be commemorated in an upcoming lecture by Prof....

A key part of his biography may be ethically dubious, but...

More than just a series of events | Davinia Galea

As the Malta Arts Festival comes to a close on Wednesday, we speak to Davinia...

As the Malta Arts Festival comes to a close on Wednesday,...

‘Almost-Maltese’ painters take on the world of music

Two ‘foreign but local’ artists will be exhibiting their work at Opus 64...

Two ‘foreign but local’ artists will be exhibiting...

The clutter of creation | Raphael Vella

Is the Maltese art scene finally learning to have some fun? We speak to artist and curator Raphael Vella about a new crop of Maltese artists who seem to be...

Is the Maltese art scene finally learning to have some fun?...

Face to face | Austin Camilleri

Curator Austin Camilleri speaks us about Wicc imb wicc, a collective exhibition currently on display at St James Cavalier as part of the Malta Arts Festival.

Curator Austin Camilleri speaks us about Wicc imb wicc, a...

Valletta signs Capital for Culture agreement with Eindhoven

The cities of Valletta and Eindhoven, which are both currently in the running...

The cities of Valletta and Eindhoven, which are both...

Street show explodes from tea room | Creative Island

Bettina Borg Cardona wanders into St John’s Street to find it transformed...

Bettina Borg Cardona wanders into St John’s Street to...

British conductor Wayne Marshall is Valletta 2018 artistic director

Celebrated organist, conductor will be artistic director for Malta's bid for...

Celebrated organist, conductor will be artistic director...

Malta and Hungary fortify cultural links through exhibition

An exhibition of oil paintings by the Hungarian artist Tamás Cserna will be on...

An exhibition of oil paintings by the Hungarian artist...

World-famous photos make their way to St James

One of the most famous photographs of our time will be on display at St James...

One of the most famous photographs of our time will be on...

Artistic installation to promote Ghanafest

MCAST’s Institute of Art and Design students yesterday presented ‘Gheruq’...

MCAST’s Institute of Art and Design students yesterday...

Challenging normality | Ritty Tacsum

We speak to up-and-coming photographer Ritty Tacsum ahead of her participation in 6:6, a collective exhibition at Lily Agius Gallery, Sliema.

We speak to up-and-coming photographer Ritty Tacsum ahead...

The naked truth? | Darren Tanti

Darren Tanti’s striking exhibition of paintings, currently on show at St James Cavalier, explores the clash between religion and contemporary culture.

Darren Tanti’s striking exhibition of paintings,...

Masterpieces to be displayed at restored ‘heritage site’

A collection of priceless works of art is to be exhibited in a “Maltese...

A collection of priceless works of art is to be exhibited...

Skywards Future Artists Competition connects emerging artists with audience of 7 million

Emirates airline launched the Skywards Future Artists Competition 2012 to find the world’s aspiring artists

Emirates airline launched the Skywards Future Artists...

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