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Through The Eyes of A Friend

Space B, Spazju Kreattiv St James Cavalier, Castille Place, Valletta

In his own words, Frank Kirchner accidentally met the Maltese carnival in February 2016, during the last day of dismantling decorations of the feast of St Paul in Valletta.

Such Stuff as Worlds are Made On

Space C, Spazju Kreattiv St James Cavalier, Castille Place, Valletta

Reflecting on human time-scales, alongside the deep time of the universe, this project explores possible inclusive futures via world-building and speculative art practices, while consciously avoiding the replication of colonial models. Ultimately, the project questions what kinds of new worlds can be created and what kind of rules these worlds will have to follow.  

Carnival Costumes Exhibition

Atrium / Atrium Approach / Upper Atrium

The Carnival Costumes Exhibition is a non-competitive exhibition featuring carnival costumes from previous years. The exhibition features costumes from various categories including kids’ costumes.

The Ordinary Lives of Women

Space A, Spazju Kreattiv St James Cavalier, Castille Place, Valletta

The rhetoric around feminism often focuses on the achievement of individual women, justifying equality with men through the accomplishments of a small number of talented women.

LE . IVA | ANGER IS A LAZY FORM OF GRIEF

Space C, Spazju Kreattiv St James Cavalier, Castille Place, Valletta

After an absence of more than 10 years from his last solo show on Maltese soil, the artist presents new works produced over the past five years.

Art Additives 2021/22

Spazju Kreattiv St James Cavalier, Castille Place, Valletta

Art Additives huma avvenimenti b’xejn fejn nies minn kull qasam tal-ħajja jistgħu jkomplu jew jibdew jesploraw l-interessi tagħhom fl-arti b’mod ġenerali.

Anatomy of a Viral Landscape

Atrium / Atrium Approach / Upper Atrium

Maps are flat renderings of 3Dimensional landscapes. They delineate countries, continents, states and bodies of water. Artist Rebecca DiDomenico has cut through layers of code to rearrange geography.

Palettes

Space B, Spazju Kreattiv St James Cavalier, Castille Place, Valletta

The project Palettes which is the result of Katarina Radovic's Artist's Residency with Spazju Kreattiv

Faces of Europe

Space C, Spazju Kreattiv St James Cavalier, Castille Place, Valletta

German photo artist Carsten Sander captures the portraits of Europeans of different ethnicities, religions, and social backgrounds. Sander depicts celebrities, athletes, politicians, chance encounters on the street—all on equal terms, side by side.

Shifting Contexts II

Space C, Spazju Kreattiv St James Cavalier, Castille Place, Valletta

Shifting Contexts II is a specific visual art project whcih aims to explore the critical role of art to respond to a rapidly changing world and to contribute to contemporary discourse.

MCAST ICA Festival 2022

Spazju Kreattiv St James Cavalier, Castille Place, Valletta

The MCAST ICA Festival emerged as a new approach to the annual exhibition held at the MCAST’s Institute for the Creative Arts.

In Between

Space C, Spazju Kreattiv St James Cavalier, Castille Place, Valletta

This project consists of two installations by two different artists, brought together by the Shifting Contexts prize given in 2018.