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Viaggio a Malta, tra arte contemporanea e antiche fortezze

Viaggio a Malta, tra arte contemporanea e antiche fortezze Scritto da  Laura & Valentina  in Arte, Europa, ViaggiCondividi:     Malta è un’isola isolata, nel senso letterale del termine, al centro del Mediterraneo, tra Europa e Africa: un pezzo di Sicilia staccatosi nel pleistocene e andato alla deriva fino alla collocazione attuale. Nel corso della sua storia millenaria è stata un ponte di collegamento tra popoli, culture e tradizioni diverse.Qui sono passati nei secoli fenici, romani, bizantini, arabi, normanni, angioini e aragonesi, fino al momento di massimo splendore della sua storia, quando nel 16esimo secolo l’Ordine dei Cavalieri di San Giovanni l’ha trasformata in una inespugnabile fortezza nel cuore del Mediterraneo. L’abbiamo visitata...

Times of Malta -Shared perspectives from ‘64A, Flat 1’

Link: https://timesofmalta.com/articles/view/exhibition-shared-perspectives-from-64a-flat-1-on-a-street-in-xaghra.907849 Exhibition: Shared perspectives from ‘64A, Flat 1’ on a street in Xagħra, Gozo Lydia Cecil and Seb Tanti Burlò document realities in Gozo EntertainmentArtExhibitionGozo 17 d’octubre de 2021|Joseph Agius|17 min read Lydia Cecil and Seb Tanti Burlò The title of the exhibition 64A, Flat 1, is the address of a residence and a shared studio in Xagħra, Gozo. “We were confined only in the sense that, because of the pandemic, we found ourselves and our minds concentrated on Gozo. We lived an unconfined life in the smallness of Gozo. Even within the pandemic restrictions, our experiences were fuller,”...

64a, Flat 1: Art Exhibition Inspired By Gozo – LovinMalta –

Link: https://lovinmalta.com/lifestyle/64a-flat-1-art-exhibition-inspired-by-gozo-and-curated-in-a-flat-in-the-sister-island-will-debut-this-october/ 64a, Flat 1: Art Exhibition Inspired By Gozo And Curated In A Flat In The Sister-Island Will Debut This October By Ana Tortell September 19, 2021 at 10:45 am Artists Burlὸ and Lydia Cecil found themselves living in a quaint flat in Xagħra amid the turbulent and unforeseen events of 2020, and like most during the pandemic, their home doubled as their workspace where they created pieces inspired by Gozo. “For Burlὸ and Lydia, 64a Flat 1 became the site that collated their separate and complementary interpretations of Gozo,” the two artists said in a Facebook post about the event. They...

64a Flat 1 – new exhibition opens next month at ArtHall, Gozo

64a Flat 1 – new exhibition opens next month at ArtHall, Gozo BY GOZO NEWS · SEPTEMBER 1, 2021  LINK: https://gozo.news/92906/64a-flat-1-new-exhibition-opens-next-month-at-arthall-gozo/   ArtHall of Gozo is preparing for its next exhibition – 64a Flat 1- which opens next month at its gallery in the heart of Victoria. The two artists, Burlo and Lydia Cecil, explained that the unforeseeable events of 2020 led them to a flat in Xaghra. Here they set up a studio overlooking Marsalforn valley that gradually turned greener as autumn moved to winter. Hiding away from Malta and London respectfully, the works they produced were directly inspired by...

Yellow Malta – 6 Galleries you absolutly need to visit

6 Art Galleries In Malta You Absolutely Need To Visit by Chiara Micallef Art plays an essential role in our lives — so whether you are looking for an iconic piece to purchase, or you would love to explore Malta’s art galleries for wonderful gems and treasures, on this list you can find an assemblage of amazing art spaces. The galleries on this list range from colourful historical buildings to contemporary spaces. Here are six charming art galleries in Malta that you need to visit. 1. Valletta Contemporary Valletta Contemporary is an independent gallery housed within a former 400-year-old warehouse in...

Maltarti TV – Anthropos

Click the link below: Maltarti Anthropos Or copy Link: https://fb.watch/5iboypojDc/ Anthropos hija wirja kollettiva mtellgħa mill-artisti Mario Abela, Victor Agius, u Tony Briffa – Wirja li tistħarreġ l-identità tagħna fil-kuntest taċ-ċirkustanzi li ngħixu fihom.

il-Pont jintervista lill-kittieba Marta Obiols Fornell, awtriċi ta’ Easeful Death, Horizons 2020

il- PONT l-Pont (The Bridge) is an online literary magazine originally published monthly since October 2012 by Patrick J. Sammut. Today it’s being published quarterly. It’s main language is Maltese, but poems and other material in other languages – mainly English and Italian – are regularly included too. Il-Pont is intended to bring together writers and readers from all over the world. Link: https://issuu.com/patrickj.sammut/docs/il-pont_marzu_2021_/22?fbclid=IwAR3W9wGJdcMk9CU2Dq_of_hl-bARl8vRn3GUregYhb2Ml8pPzHElVDf7p6c Il-Pont Marzu 2021  

Interviews from Yale University Radio – Marta Obiols and Tomas Hed

Link to the audio: https://museumofnonvisibleart.com/interviews/marta-obiols-fornell-and-tomas-hed/ Marta Obiols Fornell and Tomas Hed By Brainard Carey  – February 9, 2021 Share on Facebook Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Spotify | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS | Click here to join mailing list Marta Obiols Fornell is a curator and an art gallery owner in Gozo, Malta. She runs the gallery together with Tomas Hed with a focus on modern, contemporary art. She studied Philosophy in Spain and Germany and also Religious Sciences. Her strong motivation and determination in dealing with artists in Malta, especially in Gozo, has enabled her to launch a number of exhibitions, art...

Times of Malta – Marta Obiols Fornell’s “Easeful Death” book review by Patrick Sammut

Link: https://timesofmalta.com/articles/view/leaving-a-lasting-echo-in-the-readers-soul.833599 Easeful Death written by Marta Obiols Fornell and translated by Mark Montebello, is available from Horizons Easeful Death is a short novel, or rather a long narration, of a little over 70 pages, with a preface by the translator himself, Fr Mark Montebello. The title of the book references a verse from the poem by John Keats’s Ode to a Nightingale, “Darkling I listen; and, for many a time, I have been half in love with easeful Death…”     This piece of work by Marta Obiols Fornell, who is originally from Catalonia, Spain but who presently resides...