[WATCH] Culture Minister insists V18 transfers to satisfy ‘organisational needs’
Culture Minister Owen Bonnici denies allegations that high-profile transfers at Valletta 2018 Foundation were politically motivated
Catherine Tabone is V18’s new executive director
Former executive director Karsten Xuereb will be taking up a new role within the Superintendence of Cultural Heritage whilst Margerita Pulé has been offered a role within...
19 local designers to hit Malta Fashion Week

Around 19 local designers will be showcasing their work at this...

Around 19 local designers will be showcasing their work at...

Valletta 2018 chairman wants Malta to get cracking for 2030 capital of culture bid

Local councils seeking cash from the culture fund will be obliged to submit a three-year strategic plan to benefit from the €750,000 allocated for events

Local councils seeking cash from the culture fund will be...

[WATCH] V18 Foundation receives €1.5m grant from European Comission

Valletta 2018 Foundation takes €1.5 million grant from the European...

Valletta 2018 Foundation takes €1.5 million grant...

Malta's monuments: The art of combustion

As the ‘Flame’ and its marking of a new political milestone fuels debate on the haphazard planning of monuments in the capital city, experts warn...

As the ‘Flame’ and its marking of a new...

V18 Foundation clinches Melina Mercouri prize and €1 million grant

The prize, named after the Greek actress Melina Mercouri, was awarded in...

The prize, named after the Greek actress Melina Mercouri,...

Malta’s tunnel ferry from Valletta to Sliema clinches UNESCO’s green light

It will take just 20 minutes to travel from Sliema to the Three Cities thanks to a tunnel ferry system that will connect harbour towns and capital Valletta

It will take just 20 minutes to travel from Sliema to the...

[WATCH] V18 programme intended to leave a lasting legacy, according to V18 chairman

Jason Micallef calls on both parties to commit to keeping the talent at the V18 foundation beyond 2018

Jason Micallef calls on both parties to commit to keeping...

Valletta is the guardian of our national story. Let it be told and understood

Monuments serve as a dialogue of history orchestrated by the state towards its populace: so presenting past personages in an abstract form points to a lack of...

Monuments serve as a dialogue of history orchestrated by...

2016 in review | Malta’s most prominent creative practitioners give us their verdict

We asked some of Malta’s most prominent creative practitioners to give us their verdict on 2016 – how this otherwise tumultuous year fared for...

We asked some of Malta’s most prominent creative...

Let’s get sequential | Comic strip illustrator Karrie Fransman

Last month, the acclaimed British graphic novelist and comic strip illustrator...

Last month, the acclaimed British graphic novelist and...

Film director Mario Philip Azzopardi paid €80,000 for top V18 post

Film director Mario Philip Azzopardi is raking in just under €80,000...

Film director Mario Philip Azzopardi is raking in just...

Bridging the generation gap with fun and games | Anna Formosa

Teodor Reljic speaks to Anna Formosa, the coordinator of the Darba Waħda...

Teodor Reljic speaks to Anna Formosa, the coordinator...

Valletta inhabitants least satisfied with cultural facilities across EU

From a survey carried out across the countries in the European Union, Valletta inhabitants claimed to be the most dissatisfied with the city’s cultural...

From a survey carried out across the countries in the...

[WATCH] State of Valletta infrastructure and cleaning service ‘unacceptable’ – Jason Micallef

Valletta 2018 Foundation chairms calls on authorities to take responsibility for the sorry state of the capital’s garbage collection system, road...

Valletta 2018 Foundation chairms calls on authorities to...

The soundscape of the sea

Ahead of Valletta 2018’s first flagship event – the term gets a literal edge here – we spoke to Maltese musician and composer Mario Sammut...

Ahead of Valletta 2018’s first flagship event –...

Pageant of the Seas to mark first large-scale event for V18

Valletta Pageant of the Seas, one of the flagship events of the Valletta 2018...

Valletta Pageant of the Seas, one of the flagship events of...

V18 Foundation appeals for the safeguarding of national heritage

'National heritage pollution is no longer acceptable', Jason Micallef...

'National heritage pollution is no longer...

[WATCH] European Commission registers Valletta 2018 progress

Following a somewhat damning report last September, the Valletta 2018...

Following a somewhat damning report last September, the...

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