Art from the Fondazzjoni Kreattività Collection: Documenting 2013-2018 (exhibition)
An exhibition titled Art from the Fondazzjoni Kreattività Collection: Documenting 2013-2018 was held in Space A of St James Cavalier Centre for Creativity, Valletta, Malta, between the 25th January 2019 and the 7th March 2019.
The compilation of a detailed catalogue of Fondazzjoni Kreattività’s art collection - currently stored at St James Cavalier - has been ongoing since January 2016. Apart from works of art, the project is also identifying extensive documentation relating to creative projects, including proposals, press releases, photos, reviews, videos, and other material. In 2019, the project will host a display of archived pieces acquired between 2013 - 2018, along with related workshops, information gathering sessions and talks. The overall research and archiving project is set to be completed in 2020 as part of the Fondazzjoni Kreattività’s 20th Anniversary celebrations.
- Organiser: Spazju Kreattiv - Fondazzjoni Kreattività, St James Cavalier.
- Creative Team: Dr. Toni Sant, Sabrina Calleja Jackson.
The exhibition displayed the following art works, all drawn from the Fondazzjoni Kreattività art collection.
- Untitled (Yalta) (2015) - Mario Abela
- Dislocated Geographies (video) (2018) - Mario Abela
- Francis Ebejer (bronze bust) (2018) - Anton Agius
- Kapitell (2017) - Victor Agius
- The Overlooked Performance (2015) - Alex Attard
- I Love Great Wall (2017) - Alex Attard
- Soleus (2016) - Charles Paul Azzopardi
- Re-Collection (2016) - Tony Briffa
- - Gabriel Caruana
- Honor the Hidden and Collected Waters 2017) - Billy X Curmano
- Untitled (from Mirkeba) (2002) - Sina Farrugia
- Forces (2013) - George Muscat
- Ceramic, 1993 (2003) - Zell Osbourne
- Persistence of Form (2016) - He Ping
- 'The Crucifix' (2018) - Matthew Schembri
- Untitled (Mavin Khoo) (2017) - Joe P Smith
- Isle Landers (2014) - Darrin Zammit Lupi
In the Remembering the Future: Digital Art in Malta 1989-2019) part of the exhibition, the following works were screened.
- Digital Discourse (2005) - Vince Briffa (and various)
- Minn Fejn Int? (exhibition) (2008) - Norbert Francis Attard
- Where Are You From? (video) (2008) - Norbert Francis Attard
- H-ardcore (2012) - Caesar Attard
- Mill-Garaxx (1989) - Chris Agius and Mike Rizzo
- Bricolage interview (1997) - Vince Briffa interviewed by Toni Sant
- Larger than Life (1998, 1999) - Norbert Francis Attard
- Metawarphosis (2003) - Norbert Francis Attard
- Hermes (1999) - Vince Briffa
- I'm Candy Lopez and I like to play Knighthood on Facebook... Will you be my friend? (2009) - Toni Sant
- Folji (1976-7) - Caesar Attard
- Art from the Fondazzjoni Kreattività Collection 2013-2018, Spazju Kreattiv exhibition website