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8th January 2018

These bastions were designed by military engineer Pietro Paolo Floriani in 1635 to protect Valletta from the ever-increasing range of artillery attacks.

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3rd January 2018

Charles ‘City’ Gatt has been awarded the Gold Medal 2017 by the Malta Society of Arts in recognition for his contribution to various forms of art.

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Martina Said - 29th December 2017

The renowned watercolourist talks us through his artistic journey, his defining moments, and how his life’s passions all form part of the same puzzle.

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Marie-Claire Grima - 19th December 2017

It’s the end of Roger Friggieri’s first year as Executive Chef at InterContinental, and one that he will look back on with pride.

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Marie-Claire Grima - 10th December 2017

Kenneth Zammit Tabona, artistic director of the Manoel Theatre and founder of the Valletta International Baroque Festival, talks about the festival’s journey so far, the enduring appeal of Baroque, and what lies ahead for the Manoel.

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5th December 2017

From bread-making to the cuisines of Italy, France and Spain, cooking enthusiasts can now learn new skills at the Academy’s purposely-designed Valletta kitchen-classroom.

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4th December 2017

It has now been five years since VIBE was founded and this will be its first Christmas performance.

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1st December 2017

The festival, which started on the 21st November and will end on the 7th December, consists of 14 concerts.

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21st November 2017

“We all love a good story, and we want to tell stories with our music that can truthfully represent our generation, and inspire them to seize the day.”

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13th November 2017

Ms Mifsud has literally taken a leaf out of some of her favourite gardens, giving eternal life to the beauty and perfection of the botanical world.

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18th October 2017

Mr Calleja is a versatile artist, constantly challenging himself, and incessantly experimenting with a broad spectrum of media and technique, blurring the boundaries of painting and sculpture.

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Sarah Micallef - 12th November 2017

Visual artist and Chairman of Fondazzjoni Kreattivita Rupert Cefai details the fluidity with which he approaches the themes, techniques and subjects of his work.

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Rebecca Anastasi - 15th October 2017

When French fine art photographer Cyril Sancereau moved to Malta two and a half years ago, his roving camera followed, taking pure images of the seemingly ordinary.

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12th October 2017

The annual fund raiser will feature Joseph Calleja performing along with a number of the 28 scholars who have been supported thus far by the Foundation.

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4th October 2017

The use of essential oils goes well beyond their fragrant appeal; they have been used throughout history in many cultures for their health-promoting properties.

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1st October 2017

Jesper Kärrbrink, CEO of Mr Green, was out paddling with his family one day when they got an unpleasant surprise.

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19th September 2017

The 16th edition of Festival Mediterranea will be organised by Teatru Astra, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary, thanks to the support of BOV.

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14th September 2017

The future technologies that we once thought can only be seen in movies will be coming to Science in the City on Friday 29 September from 6pm onwards.

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Rebecca Anastasi - 9th September 2017

The annual operational expenditure of Heritage Malta, the national agency for museums, conservation practice and cultural heritage, amounts to around €12 million per year.

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7th September 2017

Friday 8 September is the public's final opportunity to view Grand Master Jean de Valette’s famous dagger in Malta, before it goes back to France.

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Martina Said - 26th August 2017

Marie Louise Kold’s warm and gentle demeanour contrasts with the rough, heavy and at times dangerous materials that the metal artist has come to live and breathe, making her works of art that much more fascinating.

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9th August 2017

History has come full circle at Malta’s most visible tourist attraction, the Saluting Battery below the Upper Barrakka Gardens in Valletta, where two full-scale reconstructed 64-pounder traversing carriages have been returned to transport the visitors to the 19th century.

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Marie-Claire Grima - 29th July 2017

“It’s just like investing in property. With property, the location is important; with antiques and artworks, it’s the style, the artist and the period."

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22nd July 2017

From photogenic eggs to tools to make the barbecue season a little bit easier, here's what’s hot in the culinary world.

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10th June 2017 – Martina Said

Be they the grand façades of marvellous buildings, a musical concert on TV or a flock of turkeys housed within a farm in Germany, fine art photographer Alex Attard looks for individuality in the ordinary and mundane.

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Martina Said - 18th June 2017

Three accomplished chefs with an unquenchable passion for food and experience in Michelin-star eateries share what it takes to earn that coveted star.

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Martina Said - 17th June 2017

Offices are no longer being designed as merely work spaces, but extensions of the employees’ identities.

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Sarah Micallef - 24th June 2017

Architects Melissa Giordimaina, Kurt Vella and Mark Abela, who make up architecture firm MMK, share their passion for design and one of their prized projects.

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20th May 2017 – Sarah Micallef

Want to find out what will be the stuff of foodie fantasies this year? Here’s the latest.

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23rd April 2017 – Marie-Claire Grima

Across the world there are Maltese physicians who left the island to push the limits of medical knowledge and who are now making their mark on various areas of medicine. Three such doctors discuss their histories, achievements, and what pushes them in this challenging and life-saving profession.