Category Archives: Antonello da Messina


STREET SHRINE: St Lawrence in Triq Santa Marija

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Placed in a very modest niche on a corner house between Triq Santa Marija and Sqaq Santa Marija Nru 1, one finds this small stone statue of St Lawrence. St Lawrence is the patron saint of Birgu, thus one could … Continue reading


Malta’s most important Early Renaissance paintings to be restored

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One of Malta’s most important early renaissance paintings is being restored and conserved through a sponsorship by Banif Bank.  This was announced through a press conference given this morning at the St Catherine’s Parish Church in Zejtun. The oils on … Continue reading