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TREVOR BORG

Trevor is a lecturer within the Department of Digital Arts at the University of Malta and a multi-disciplinary artist. He holds a PhD in Fine Art practice from the University of Leeds and his work spans across a diverse range of media from drawing to painting, sculpture, photography, film, and installations.

He worked in the creative industries namely within the design sector as artistic director and with Heritage Malta, the national agency for museums and cultural heritage. He is a member of the creative practice-led research network LAND2 and curator of various exhibitions. His work has been shown in numerous museums and galleries internationally.

Selected Solo and collective Exhibitions, and other artistic projects

1976 Born in Malta. Lives and works in Malta.

2016 PhD in Fine Arts - University of Leeds.

2018 Lecturer in the Department of Digital Arts at the University of Malta.

Selected solo exhibitions

1999 Selection of Works at Vino Veritas, Sliema, Malta.

2002 Blackout at the Malta Chamber of Commerce, Valletta, Malta.

2003 Common Ground at Portomaso Hilton St Julian’s, Malta.

2007 Open Verse at Spazju Kreattiv, Valletta Malta.

2011 Placeness at Spazju Kreattiv, Valletta, Malta.

2014Sculptures, Photography and Film at Lifton Place, University of Leeds, UK.

2015Crossfire – Concerning the nature of our culture installation at Spazju Kreattiv, Valletta, Malta.

2015 Spatium Clausum multi-channel video and sound installation at the Chapel of the Mediterranean Conference Centre for Valletta2018 European Capital of Culture Valletta, Malta.

2015 De-Scroll exhibition of sculptures at The Bibliotheca Valletta, Malta.

2016 Reading Place exhibition of photographs, sculptures, film, documentation and objects at the School of Design, University of Leeds, UK.

Selected group exhibitions

2004 The New Ten, European Union Exhibition at MKM Museum Küppersmühle Duisburg, Germany.

2004 The New Ten, European Union Exhibition at Künstlerhaus Vienna, Austria.

2005 The New Ten, European Union Exhibition at Museum voor Moderne Kunst Oostende, Belgium.

2005 The New Ten, European Union Exhibition at Kunsthalle Mannheim, Germany.

2006 Collective work, Museu Arxiu de Montblanc, Spain.

2012Charcoal Drawings, European Parliament Brussels, Belgium.

2014The Imaginary Museum, The Tetley Gallery Leeds, UK.

2015Larroque Arts Festival, Larroque, France.

2016Past, Present, Future, Spazju Kreattiv, Valletta.

2017 Reading Place (Chapter II) film synchronised with live music at the Manoel Theatre, Valletta.

2017 – In-Transit, Maltese Presidency of the Council of the EU exhibition at NRW-Forum Dusseldorf, Germany.

2017In-Transit, Maltese Presidency of the Council of the EU exhibition at Stadsschouwburg De Harmonie Leeuwarden, the Netherlands.

2017 In-Transit, Maltese Presidency of the Council of the EU exhibition at Villa Claudia Feldkirch, Austria.

2017Fuq Għoljiet Dingli Poetry on Film Festival a collaboration between Inizjamed and Valletta2018 European Capital of Culture, Fort St Elmo, Valletta.

2017 – Con/Text, In the Open exhibition, Sheffield Institute of Arts Sheffield, UK.

2018 Contemporary Inside /18, University of Malta, Junior College, Msida.

2018Past, Present, Future, Spazju Kreattiv, Valletta.

2018 (met)afourisms, Spazju Kreattiv, Valletta.

2018 – In Between, Galleria Biffi Piacenza, Italy.

2019 - Cave of Darkness - Port of No Return, 58th edition of the Venice Art Biennale, Italy.

Curatorial

2018 - Contemporary Inside, Venue18 University of Malta Junior College, Msida, Malta.

2018/19 - Shifting Contexts, Spazju Kreattiv, Valletta, Malta.


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