About me

Short Bio

Shanice Farrugia (b.2000) is a multi-disciplinary artist based in Malta. Her focus is primarily on drawing, painting, mixed media, and sculpture. Her creative process revolves around the theme of perception, reality, and identity. The human figure has always been at the centre of Farrugia’s work which she tries to capture the essence of the subject through light, atmosphere, and texture.

Looking for

Personal development, artistic collaborations and opportunities

Other Roles Fine Artist
Skills Drawing Painting Photography Sculpture

Education

Education History

2016- 2018         Advanced Diploma in Art and Design,  MCAST for the Creative Arts, Mosta, Malta

2018 – 2021        1st Class B.A (Hons) in Fine Art , MCAST for the Creative Arts, Mosta, Malta

 

Experience

Exhibitions

2021 – The Pandemic – Survival, Art & New Action at Malta Enterprise, Pietà

2021 – Diversify – ICA Festival at Spazju Kreattiv, Valletta

2021 – Reimagining the Found Object Exhibition at MCAST, Mosta

2018 – Showcase at Casa Antonia, Balzan

2018 – Collective exhibition at Malta School of Arts, Valletta

2016 – Collective exhibition at Pop Up Art Gallery, Villa Castro, Naxxar

2014 – National Exhibition of Student’s Art, Palazzo De La Salle, Malta Society of Art, Valletta

Work

2014 – Present Commissions sales of art

July 2021 – Present – Museum Front-of-House & PR Executive at the Malta Postal Museum & Arts Hub

March 2021- Voluntary T-shirt design for Edinburgh Children’s Hospital Charity

August 2018 – November 2020 – Book Illustrator at Malta Council for the Voluntary Sector, for the children books ‘It-Tfal tal-Għoġol tad-Deheb’ and ‘Is-Sagrifiċċju tal-Għoġol tad-Deheb’

July 2019 – September 2019   Artist assistant to Antonella Bussanich in Florence, Italy

April 2018 – June 2018 Artemisia Fine Arts & Antiques Ltd, Bidnija, Malta