PAWLU MIZZI

Pawlu Mizzi, b.1981, is an artist from Valletta, working in digital painting, installation art, poetry and writing. The thematics of his numerous works focus on researching beauty, intimacy and the absurd through rhyme and dissonance.

 

A graphic designer and project manager by profession, Mizzi studied at the Emvin Cremona Art & Design Centre in Valletta and the University of Malta.

 

Mizzi curated exhibitions and founded and co-founded interdisciplinary projects working with graphic designers, musicians, academics, artists and composers. He co-founded Alternative Malta (2003) and flokk (2010) and founded redwhite and Belt Valletta (2010). He has also been a visiting lecturer at the Faculty of Media & Knowledge Sciences, University of Malta.

 

He is a Masters graduate in Fine Arts in Digital Media focused on contemporary politics, social media and social narratives.

 

Mizzi works in Valletta.

Solo Exhibitions

2008 – girl;interviewed – Maritime Museum, Birgu, Malta

 

2009 – power to the people – createdemocracy.com

 

2011 – Bring down the Gate; bring back the life – Facebook

 

2011 – Rinaxximent/Renaissance – Earth Garden, Ta’ Qali, Malta

 

2013 – The Facebook Portrait Project – Facebook

 

2013 – Il-Qasma Soċjali – Earth Garden, Ta’ Qali, Malta

 

2015 – Her Majesty – Dar tal-Pawlini, Valletta, Malta

 

2018 – Kobba – Various locations, Malta/Gozo

 

2019 – Consumatum Est – Genial grocery shop, Valletta, Malta

Collective Exhibitions

2009 – Barabba – No 68 Gallery, Valletta, Malta

 

2011 – The Gut Bar – Fondazzjoni Temi Zammit, Valletta, Malta

 

2012 – Death of Malta – St James Cavalier, Valletta, Malta

 

2013 – Inspiring the artists of the future – Spazju Kreattiv/Pjazza Teatru Rjal, Valletta, Malta

 

2014 – The Gingerbread Men – St James Cavalier, Valletta, Malta