Il-Premju għall-Arti 2020 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 2018/2019 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 will be 10 competitive categories including Artist of the Year, Production of the Year, Best Creative Enterprise, and an Award for Innovation. Il-Premju għall-Arti will also award three non- competitive honours: the Lifetime Achievement Award, the Honour for Cultural Promoters and the Honour for Artistic Legacy.

Nominate now on:

The official guidelines


Second Edition - 2019

Il-Premju għall-Arti nominees announced

Second Edition - 2019

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