Author: Rebecca Camilleri (Malta)

First Person: Overcooking and The Judson Church (Malte)

In the age of processed culture, to build roots is uncommon. The thread of life, the essence of reason, the richness of wisdom and the spectacle of nature are being metamorphosed into a vacuum of glutinous addictions which mould the cycle of mankind. This vacuum is an aquarium of opportunities which may fulfil lists, accounts and numbers that allow us to take multiple paths, protect ones deepest s...

First Person: “sweep and dart towards the centre” Odin Week festival (Malta)

I have just returned from Odin Week festival, 10 days filled with workshops, demonstrations, lectures and performances lead by members of Odin Teatret. With 47 years of experience, Odin Teatret is a company which has created productions, festivals, community projects, publications, workshops, barters, films and videos and research.  Living in this laboratory which is situated in Holstebro, a town ...

Emerging: Ira Melkonyan (Malta)

Mixing ingredients has always enticed me. I seek combinations which create new tastes and scents. Meet Ira. She is a curious cook, preparing a bowl of science, art and philosophy, soon to be whisked. what is bio art? It is an art form that employs living materials (like bacteria or transgenic organisms) or more traditional art materials to comment on, or transform, biotechnological practice. I als...

Opportunities: Art, Movement, Theatre & Video Courses. Funding Available (Malta)

The rubber bodies collective, an artist collective based in Malta, is organising four courses to be led by artist practitioners based on the island: Moving Visual Art The Body: A Communicator Devising: Creating Stories through the Body Video Art: Re-articulated Voices The courses are suitable for  teachers, teacher trainers and non-teaching staff involved in school education (from pre-primary up t...