Biography

Born January 1971.
In 1998 completed a Bachelorís Honours degree and Masterís degree in History of Art at the University of Malta in 2003.

Commenced Visual Art studies in 1986 under the supervision of Alfred Chircop. In 1998, completed with distinction a Diploma course in painting at the Malta School of Art, under the supervision of Joseph Casha and Tony Sciberras. Rewarded for first in course and Ministerís Prize for developing an intensely personal idiom in Fine Arts.

Presently working as a Visual Art Educator at St. Michael Foundation for Education, San Gwann.

Works can be found at various local public and personal collections as well as in England, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, Belgium, Australia and USA.

Exhibitions

Solo:
2002 'Exhibition of Paintings' Museum of Fine Arts, Valletta.
2008 'Passages' St. James Cavallier, Valletta.
2009 'Freescapes' The Palace, High Street Sliema.
2015 'Allusions' Socjeta' Filarmonika La Vittorja, Mellieha.

Collective:
1998 'FIVE' Temi Zammit Hall Foyer, University of Malta.
2005 'Contemporary Maltese Artists' The Grand Salon, National Museum
of Archaeology, Valletta.
2005 'Contemporary Christian Art' Mdina Cathedral Museum.
2007 'Six Mellieha Artists' La Vittoria Band Club, Mellieha.
2009 'Square' No.68 St. Lucy Street, Valletta.
2009 'Former Diploma Students' Malta School of Arts, Valletta.

Contact:
00356 99832466
lewiszammit@gmail.com