George Farrugia, Sculptor and Painter

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How did you get started?
I started loving art at a very young age, but I started taking it seriously as from 1996.

Where was your first exhibition held?
In Messina Palace, 141 St. Christopher Street, Valletta

How long have you been practising your art?
Twenty years

Which is your favourite from among your own artworks?
A brass sculpture titled ‘Unite’

Whose artist’s work are you most inspired by?
Paul Cezanne

If you weren’t an artist, what would you be?
A writer

What is the epitome of happiness for you?

What are you working on at the moment?
Teaching art

Are you a morning person or do you come alive at night?
I am an early riser

How many coffees a day? Don’t embellish.

Sundays can be very productive for some and very unproductive for others. How do you spend yours?

Wine and cheese. Yes or no?

If you were given a million euros, what would you indulge yourself with?
Strengthening Mission funds

Favourite place to holiday?

Paula Fleri-Soler

Paula has a pedigree in TV and stage production (children's and family entertainment) and a passion for the arts. She's taken the reins on The Artists' Directory - Malta and the relevant content for the site.