Mattia Preti Exhibition comes to a close

“You made us all Proud!” The President of Malta Dr George Abela – 3rd May 2013? Heritage Malta would like to thank the over 40,000 visitors, including locals, tourists, schoolchildren and scholars, to the exhibition ‘Mattia Preti – Faith and Humanity’, on for the past two months at the President’s Palace in Valletta. This marked an […]

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Parliamentary Secretary Jose Herrera launches Mattia Preti exhibition

Parliamentary Secretary Dr. Jose Herrera on Monday morning launched the exhibition “Mattia Preti: Faith and Humanity” which will open to the public as from the 4th of May at the Grandmaster’s Palace. The 4th May marks another very important appointment for Heritage Malta in its calendar of events. In fact, it marks the day when […]

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Reunited – three and a half centuries later

A Mattia Preti painting and its preparatory drawing will be on display side by side for the first time in Malta at the forthcoming international exhibition “Mattia Preti – Faith and Humanity” as from the 4th of May at the Palace State Rooms in Valletta In the late seventeenth century the Spanish Knight of Malta […]

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Inauguration of the exhibition “Mattia Preti – Faith and Humanity”

Inauguration of the exhibition in Taverna, Calabria, on Sunday 24th February? (PBS feature): [youtube=http://youtu.be/Tiu8ILq7ZKI] – MUSEO CIVICO, TAVERNA, from 24th February till 21st April – THE PALACE STATE ROOMS, VALLETTA, from 4th May till 7th July For more information on this exhibition, please click here: http://heritagemalta.wordpress.com/mattia-preti-faith-and-humanity/  

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Mattia Preti – Beyond the Self-Portrait

A new publication on Mattia Preti complementing the international exhibition “Mattia Preti – Faith and Humanity” which is to be held in Malta at the Grandmaster’s Palace this coming May! The international exhibition “Mattia Preti – Faith and Humanity” will be inaugurated in Taverna, its first venue, this coming 24th February on the 400th anniversary from the […]

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Back to Life

Heritage Malta has prepared a full programme of activities to mark its tenth anniversary. The first event showcases the vital work undertaken by Heritage Malta’s Conservation Departments. The exhibition, entitled “Back to Life”, shows how painstakingly careful work by highly trained and professional Heritage Malta conservators bring damaged cultural heritage artefacts back to life. This […]

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Pret for Preti

Mattia Preti’s fourth centenary from his birth in 2013 as the backdrop for the event of the year. Preparations for the Mattia Preti international exhibition are in full swing. This will be Heritage Malta’s major event for 2013; a joint collaboration between the National Museum of Fine Arts and Museo Civico di Taverna which will […]

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Storja bl-Arti ? An Art Story

Throughout the last three years Heritage Malta has been busy acquiring works of art for the National Collection. Some were purchased thanks to special Government funds. Others were purchased by Heritage Malta or presented as a donation. These include masterpieces and works by the up-and-coming, paintings by forgotten artists and those which stand for recent […]

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