Two Maltese authors shortlisted for European Union prize for literature 2021
Maltese authors Lara Calleja and Joe Pace have been nominated for the European Union Prize for Literature (EUPL).
Wednesday 21 April 2021
Aaron Bezzina selected to represent Malta in UN/MUTE – 10002
Maltese visual artist Aaron Bezzina will be representing Malta in UN/MUTE-10002, a three-month online residency that provides artists an opportunity for a critical exchange and collaboration while simultaneously connecting resources from the global cultural epicenter of New York City. Bezzina was selected following an open call in January by Arts Council Malta in NY.
Thursday 11 February 2021
Fondazzjoni Kottonera, in collaboration with KorMalta, will be presenting the concert Fauré's Requiem
KorMalta, an initiative by Arts Council Malta which falls within the Ministry for National Heritage, Arts and Local Government, held a press conference for their upcoming concert Fauré’s Requiem at the Collegiate Church of Saint Lawrence, Vittoriosa on Saturday 7th March early morning on the church’s parvis.
Saturday 7 March 2020
Making Great Cities: the Artist as Activist
International author, speaker and adviser Charles Landry will be delivering a special ACMlab session on artists and their cities which will be held in September
Wednesday 1 August 2018
The Art of Freelancing
The next in the ACMlab series will look at the good, the bad and the ugly of working freelance in the arts in Malta
Wednesday 11 July 2018
Maltese pianist Alexandra Camilleri Gambin selected for the EuroChoir 2018
Maltese pianist Alexandra Camilleri Gambin has been selected to take part in EuroChoir 2018, a unique choral event organised by the European Choral Association – Europa Cantat in cooperation with a local partner every year in a different country
Tuesday 26 June 2018
Kelmtejn Kultura
The Culture Directorate would like to invite you to its consultation meetings in relation to the National Policy for Culture
Wednesday 9 May 2018
Il-Premju għall-Arti nominees announced
Arts Council Malta has announced the list of nominees for the first edition of Il-Premju għall-Arti, the national arts awards which celebrate the achievements of the cultural and creative sectors
Friday 12 January 2018
The President's New Year Concert
The arrival of a new year marks another edition of the President’s New Year’s Concert, which will be held on 7 January at the Mediterranean Conference Centre.
Friday 29 December 2017
Malta celebrates a successful return to the 57th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia
'Homo Melitensis: An Incomplete Inventory in 19 Chapters' has seen international press acclaim and over 100,000 visitors this summer
Wednesday 29 November 2017
Il-Premju għall-Arti
First national awards to celebrate Malta's artistic achievements
Friday 1 September 2017
Malta represented at the Panorama Europe Film Festival in New York for the second year running
Following last year’s successful participation with the film Simshar by Rebecca Cremona, this year, for the second year running, Arts Council Malta in New York participated as a programming partner in the Panorama Europe Film Festival with another Maltese film—Do Re Mi Fa by Chris Zarb
Tuesday 30 May 2017
The 37th Convention of the Federation of European Carnival Cities taking place in Malta from the 15th to 22nd of May, 2017
Malta is hosting the 37th convention of the Federation of European Carnival Cities with 160 delegates expected to attend the convention, organised by the Valletta Local Council in full collaboration with the Malta Arts Council.
Thursday 18 May 2017
Panorama Europe 2017 featuring Do Re Mi Fa, a film by Maltese director Chris Zarb
Panorama Europe’s ninth edition of the essential festival of new and vital European cinema, co-presented by Museum of the Moving Image and the members of EUNIC (European Union National Institutes for Culture), returns to the Museum and the Bohemian National Hall with a slate of 17 exceptional new feature films screening between 5-21 May.
Tuesday 9 May 2017
Next Tour Teatru Tazza Te - 27 May - South Eastern region
The next tour in the monthly Tour Teatru Tazza Te series will be visiting the south-eastern region on 27 May.
Friday 5 May 2017
Jum San Girgor – 19th April 2017
Deeply rooted in Malta's history, the feast of San Girgor has been a popular traditional event since the 1500s.
Wednesday 19 April 2017
Viva t-Teatru: World Theatre Day 2017
Since 1962, World Theatre Day, set by the International Theatre Institute, has been celebrated by theatre professionals, theatre organisations, theatre universities and theatre lovers all over the world on the 27th of March
Tuesday 14 March 2017
Project Development Workshop for Band Clubs
ACM will be organising a Project Development Workshop specifically dedicated to band clubs on Saturday 11th March between 09:00 and 15:00 at Tal-Virtu’ Seminary in Rabat
Friday 24 February 2017
Uċuħ Ġodda, Kitba Ġdida – Premju Francis Ebejer
An evening of readings from the shortlisted scripts of the Premju Francis Ebejer will take place on 21 February at 6:30pm – 8:45pm at the Manoel Theatre Studio, Valletta
Wednesday 8 February 2017
Malta represented at the New Literature from Europe Festival in New York
Between Dec 7th and 10th, the Arts Council Malta in NY in association with the National Book Council (Malta) presented leading contemporary Maltese poet and novelist Immanuel Mifsud, winner of the European Union Prize for Literature (2011) and both the Malta National Award for Prose (2002, 2015) and for Poetry (2015), at the New Literature from Europe Festival in New York City
Friday 23 December 2016
The Christmas Programme 2016 is out!
Christmas 2016 activities at Castille Square organised by Festivals Malta within Arts Council Malta
Tuesday 20 December 2016
The President’s New Year’s Concert
On 31st December, the Malta Philharmonic Orchestra will ring in the New Year in style with a performance of operatic arias and rousing orchestral music in a very special New Year’s Concert presented by Arts Council Malta and the Office of the President
Tuesday 20 December 2016
THIS IS ABILITY arts platform
THIS IS ABILITY is a mini festival celebrating the work of local and European disabled artists
Friday 2 December 2016
The New Literature from Europe Festival in New York
NYC’s Largest Literature in Translation Celebration December 7-10, 2016
Tuesday 22 November 2016
Info session for start-ups in the Creative and Cultural Sectors - 2nd December 2016
Join us for a series of information sessions focusing specifically on start-ups that are registered as self employed and/or partnerships
Thursday 10 November 2016
7th World Summit on Arts and Culture brings arts leaders together
The Summit brought together over 380 delegates from nearly 90 countries to debate new approaches to cultural leadership
Wednesday 9 November 2016
Immanuel Mifsud at the New Literature From Europe Festival in New York this December
Leading contemporary Maltese poet and fiction writer Immanuel Mifsud, winner of the European Union Prize for Literature (2011) and winner of the Malta National Literary Award, will be participating in the New Literature From Europe Festival in New York happening from 7th till 10th December 2016.
Thursday 3 November 2016
'Viva Arte Viva' is the title of the 57th Biennale di Venezia in 2017
The title was announced by Christine Macel during a meeting held on 22 September 2016 at Palazzo Ca Giustiniani, the headquarters of the Biennale di Venezia
Tuesday 4 October 2016
Notte Bianca 2016 - logistical information
“While the focus of Notte Bianca is its artistic and cultural events, the success of an event on this scale is also dependent on the practical logistics,” explained Artistic Director Sean Buhagiar. “
Thursday 29 September 2016
Information session: Translation Grant - 30 September 2016
An information session will take place on Friday 30 September at 18:00 at the Faculty of Arts Library, Old Humanities Building, University of Malta.
Tuesday 27 September 2016
Meet the Journalists - 3 October 2016 at Fort St Elmo
A networking session for culture journalists and editors to get together with artists and creative practitioners
Thursday 22 September 2016
Arts Council Malta in New York joins Photoville’s curatorial partners
This year Arts Council Malta in New York has joined Photoville’s curatorial partners, presenting Ritty Tacsum’s photographic narrative titled 'Two Islands'
Wednesday 17 August 2016
Uriah Heep live in Malta
29 July will be a day of celebration for all Maltese rock fans. The legendary classic rock band Uriah Heep will perform live at Ta’ Liesse, Grand Harbour, Valletta.
Monday 16 May 2016
Workshop on pitching - KulturaTV
Arts Council Malta, in collaboration with the NISI MASA European Network of Young Cinema, is organising a workshop for all prospective applicants of the KulturaTV fund.
Thursday 24 March 2016
The Young Audience Film Day is back!
Already in its fifth edition, the Young Audience Film Day and accompanying Young Audience Award will be held on May 8, 2016.
Monday 21 March 2016
World Summit on Arts and Culture in Malta
The 7th World Summit on Arts and Culture is being held at the Mediterranean Conference Centre in Valletta between October 18 and October 21, 2016.
Sunday 13 December 2015
National Christmas Crib Competition 2015
The call for applications for the Christmas Crib Competition organised by Arts Council Malta is now open.
Thursday 3 December 2015