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[ Events ]

Babylon Talk

Studio 87
Contemporary Art

Opening, 17.11.18, 6 pm

Exhibition and Installation
Raziye Kubat, Room-Installation, Rakı-Table in memoriam of Katrin, Yusuf, who wasn’t called

Żabbar’s Calling Città Hompesch

Palazzo in Zabbar

Opening, 18.11.18, 12 am

Exhibition, Installation, Performance

Mahalla Relocated in Malta

MUZA, Auberge D’Italie, Merchants St, Valletta

19.11.2018 – 11:00 am

Press Conference

Worstward No – Mahalla Share House

Fortress Builders

19.11.2018 – 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Exhibition, Artist Interviews, Performance

Interviews with artists, Coffee, Tea, Wine and Finger-Food

Exhibition Nov 17 – 24

Reception of the Mahalla Festival

MUZA, Auberge D’Italie, Merchants St, Valletta

19.11.2018 – 6:30 pm

Reception and Cocktail

Artist Talk and Screening

MUZA, Auberge D’Italie, Merchants St, Valletta

20.11.2018, 6:00 pm

Talk and Screenings with

Alaa Hamameh (SYR/D), A suitcase memory
Hamza Kırbaş (TR), Today a refugee, tomorrow a tourist. Today a tourist tomorrow a refugee
Kamen Stoyanov (BUL/AUT), Shadow-plays
Katharina Swoboda (AUT), Yogyakarta-Vienna

Floating Imagery

Valletta Contemporary

Opening, 16.11.18, 6:30 pm

Video Installation

Fikret Atay (TR), Launch of the Video “The Flood”. Video: Theorists, Photograph: Country for Old Man

Searching Traces

MUZA, Auberge D’Italie, Merchants St, Valletta

21.11.18 – 6;30 pm

Screening of short videos from a community video workshop im Malta

Who are you going to believe – me or your eyes?

MUZA, Auberge D’Italie, Merchants St, Valletta

22.11.18, 6:30 pm

Round table with: Charlie Cauchi (artist, filmmaker and historian), Sandra Dabono (art historian), Margarita Pule (artist and cultural worker), Maren Richter (curator and researcher), Chakib Zidi (choreographer and dancer)/Dali Agrebi (performer and activist).

Between the Lines

MUZA, Auberge D’Italie, Merchants St, Valletta

23.11.18, 6:30

Reading, Round Table and Presentation: Antoine Cassar, Jean Paul Borg, Lilian Pithan, Ramy Al-Asheq

African Diaspora Cinema

MUZA, Auberge D’Italie, Merchants St, Valletta

24.11.18, 6:30 pm

Screening event of a selection from African Diaspora Cinema collected by Fide Dayo and Villa Romana, Florence

Closing Event

Chinese Garden of Serenity, Ġnien is-Serenità Triq, Santa Luċija

25.11.18, 7 pm

Talks, Music, Performance, Drinks in cooperation with Utopian Nights at the Chinese Garden of Serenity.

Memorial for the Shipwreck of the 18th April 2015

Addolorata Cemetery

25.11.2018 – afternoon

March

Video Screening at St Patricks FC Zabbar

At ST. Patrick’s Football Club in Zabbar the Mahalla festival in cooperation with the community museum MUZA was screening video works by nine participants.

The making of “Zabbar calling Citta Hompesch”

  Ferdinand von Hompesch was the last Grandmaster of the order of St. John. He founded the city of Zabbar and lost the island to France in 1799. The former noble town transformed to a place for the working class in the 20th century.     The Palazzo in Zabbar served as a Police-Station in […]

Video – Mahalla Festival Malta 2018

The Mahalla Festival in Malta took place between Nov 17 and Nov 25 with the participation of more than 60 artists, writers, filmmakers, cultural workers and initiatives from 20 countries. It was a Festival of film, literature, contemporary art, debates and several activities combining events that invite local and international participants to mobilize visitors to […]

[ Venues ]

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The displayed art works, performances, installations, screenings, readings and talks will reflect aspects of inclusion, borders, hospitality and hostility and intercultural communication. The main venues are the art museum MUZA, Fortress Builders, Studio 87, Valletta Contemporary and a Palazzo in Zabbar (former police station of Zabbar during the British colonial times).