Norbert Francis Attard Born in 1951 in Malta. Based on the island of Gozo, Malta. 1977 1977-1996 1966-1996
Graduated in Architecture from the University of Malta. Practiced his profession as architect. After 30 years of being a painter and graphic artist, he turned to creating multi-disciplinary works. His works incorporate several disciplines including sculpture, architecture, video and photography, using a wide range of materials reﬂecting the context and speciﬁc nature of each individual project.
Committee member of the Malta Council for Culture and the Arts. Director of GOZO contemporary, an art space offering artist’s residencies on the island of Gozo.
He represented Malta at the 48th Venice Biennale, Italy.
He has created many site-speciﬁc installations in several countries and has participated in many collective international exhibitions namely in Scotland, England, Cuba, Austria, Italy, Spain, Germany, Turkey, Greece, South Korea, Australia, U.S.A., and Taiwan. Recent Publications: I See Red Everywhere (2002) and Four Olympics (2004). Selected works since 1998 have been shown at: 1998 1999 1999 1999 2001 2002 2002 2003 2003 2003 2003 2003 2004 2004 2004 2005 2005 2005 2005 2005
Breath, International Art Symposium, Chonju, South Korea. 48th Venice Biennale, Italy. Diaspora, International Art Meeting, Oviedo, Spain. 2nd Florence Biennale, Italy. The Floating Land, International Site Speciﬁc Art Laboratory, Noosa, Queensland, Australia. Edinburgh International Arts Festival, Scotland, UK. 2nd Liverpool Biennale, England, UK. 8th Havana Biennale, Cuba. Post-Civilisation, Kaohsiung International Arts Festival, Taiwan. Palestrina and Hell, Johanniterkirche, Feldkirch, Austria. Intervention I, Manningham Mills, Bradford, England, UK.. Macedonia Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki, Greece. ARTiade, Visual Arts of the Olympics, Athens, Greece. ART Expo, Mexico 04, Solaris / Observatorio, Michoacan, Mexico. K.A.I.R., Kamiyama, Tokushima Prefecture, Japan. Casoria Museum of Contemporary Art, Naples, Italy. Inspiration of Astronomical Phenomena, John David Mooney Foundation, Chicago, U.S.A. The Exhausted Body, Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Obsession, The International Video Festival, Galerie X, Istanbul, Turkey. Art’s Diary: Intervention, Taipei Artists Village, Taipei, Taiwan.
Norbert Francis Attard 9, Birbuba Street, Gharb, GRB104, Gozo, Malta. Tel: 00356 21560016, Fax: 00356 21559098, Mobile: 00356 79041051