Il-Premju għall-Arti 2019 will celebrate the main achievements of the Maltese cultural and creative industries. Arts Council Malta’s aim is to recognise and reward excellent and outstanding work premiered throughout the 2017/2018 season

Arts Council Malta launched a national awards programme to celebrate the achievements of Malta's cultural and creative sectors. Il-Premju għall-Arti is Malta's most prestigious award that acknowledges excellence in artistic work premiered during the year.

As highlighted in the Create2020 strategy, the Awards will give recognition to individuals and organisations who have excelled in their contribution to the advancement of Malta’s cultural and creative sectors.

There are 11 competitive categories:

Best work for young audiences; Best project in the community; Best artistic programme or season; Production of the year; Best international achievement; Best creative enterprise; Young artists of the year; Artist of the year; Innovation award; Lifetime achievement and Audiences’ Choice.

The official guidelines


 Second edition of Il-Premju għall-Arti launched

First edition -2018
Launch of Il-Premju għall-Arti
Il-Premju għall-Arti nominees announced
Il-Premju għall-Arti winners announced