Selected Press & Mentions

Times of Malta (May 2024) ‘Art should show all of humanity and reflect on our behaviours’ Gabriel Buttigieg’s 'FabricATE' is inspired by Greco-Roman myth and the dark underbelly of humankind by Esther Lafferty.

Maltatoday (May 2024) Artist Gabriel Buttigieg examines the human condition through classical mythology in latest exhibition by Laura Calleja.

LovinMalta (April 2024) ‘I’ve Been Working Night And Day’: Gabriel Buttigieg’s New Exhibition Boasts Powerful Paintings, Large Sculptures And More by David Grech Urpani.

TIMES2 (April 2024) Subverting the myths - Gabriel Buttigieg’s fabricATE presents dark and exhilarating narratives.

NETnews (April 2024) fabricATE : Esebizzjoni ta’ arti fi Spazju Kreattiv

Times of Malta (December 2023) ‘The woman on the canvas is a depiction of my own self’ by Lara Zammit & Joseph Agius.

GuideMeMalta (November 2023) ‘Narrative of Postmodern Love’: An exhibition exploring the complexities of contemporary emotions by Lyndsey Grima.

LovinMalta (November 2023) Narratives For Postmodern Love: Artist Gabriel Buttigieg And Curator Lisa Gwen Team Up For ‘Punch In The Stomach’ Exhibition by Johnathan Cilia.

LovinMalta (June 2023) From Valletta to Pittsburgh - Maltese Artist’s Latest Painting To Fly Halfway Across the World in Incredible International Purchase by David Grech Urpani.

LovinMalta (November 2022) Leading Painter Gabriel Buttigieg Embarks On Artist Residency In The UK by Sasha Vella. 

LovinMalta (November 2022) From Sunny Malta to Green Dorset - Gabriel Buttigieg Lands in the UK for Residency at Hogchester Arts - Instangram Feat. by David Grech Urpani.

Times of Malta (November 2022) Gabriel Buttigieg attends artist residency in the UK.

ArtzID (April 2022) Exhibition on the Breaking of Cycles – ‘The Four Seasons’ by Lola Bonnici.

LovinMalta (April 2022) Does Malta’s Summer Shine Through The Abyss Of Grief? Maltese Painter’s New Valletta Exhibition Explores The Four Seasons by Sasha Vella.

Times of Malta (April 2022) An ode to seasons past, present and future by Melita Cameron-Wood.

Maltatoday (April 2022) Gabriel Buttigieg attempts to deconstruct social narratives with latest exhibition. With Laura Calleja.

Times of Malta (March 2022) Reading into the narratives of unfinished art: The unfinished quality imbues the pieces with a sense of non-belonging by Joseph Agius

Maltatoday (December 2021) ‘I can describe myself as being happy so far. I’m fulfilling my life’s purpose’ Q&A with Laura Calleja

Times of Malta (October 2021) An artist residency that changed perspectives: Gabriel Buttigieg speaks about his experience in the Netherlands by Joseph Agius

Impeached Magazine Switzerland (October 2021) ‘Gabriel Buttigieg and his Visual Creations’ by Trudy Darmanin 

Wall Street International Magazine French Ed. (September 2021) Rencontre avec l’artiste maltais Gabriel Buttigieg L'artiste visuel prolifique basé à Malte by Melita Cameron-Wood

Daily Contemporary Art (September 2021) ‘Artist Feature - Take over by Cathy Tabbakh’

ArtDependence Magazine Belgium (2021) ‘Of Paint, Pastures and Paddles: CloverMill Artist Residency 2021’ by Melita Cameron-Wood

ArtsTalk Magazine Netherlands (2021) ‘CloverMill artist residency, open studio and pop-up exhibition’ by Melita Cameron-Wood

Wall Street International Magazine America (September 2021) ‘Exploring the mind of the talented Gabriel Buttigieg’ by Melita Cameron-Wood

Lovin Malta (September 2021) ‘Maltese Artist Will Be Completing An Innovative Residency In Netherlands’ by Ana Tortell

Daily Contemporary Art (April 2021) ‘Artist Feature - Take over by Jennifer Smith’ 

Times of Malta (February 2021) ‘Uncannily out of darkness’ by Ms. Lara Zammit

Lovin Malta (January 2021) ‘Three Maltese Artists Explore The Uncanny Grips Of Consciousness In This Multi-Media Exhibition’ by Sam Vassallo

Interview for ‘Darkness at Noon’ (January 2021) Curated by Mr. Gabriel Zammit & Mr. Joe Philippe Abela

The Malta Independent (January 2021) ‘Darkness at Noon’ 

NewsBook (January 2021) ‘Darkness at Noon’ exhibition explores primordial roots of our humanity

Visual Space (November 2020) ‘Artist Spotlight / Gabriel Buttigieg‘ Cyprus by Ms. Katerina Patsalidou & Ms. Mikaella Melanidou

Paint Britain (October 2020) ‘On Little Hans, the Oedipus Complex, and Fear of Horses’ featured on Contemporary British Painting 

Cyprus Times (October 2020) Visual Space - International Autumn Exhibition 

Visual Space (October 2020) Contemporary Artist Platform - International Autumn Exhibition by Ms. Katerina Patsalidou & Ms. Mikaella Melanidou

Interview with Dialogs2020 Contemporary Connection (September 2020) An international project by Alessio Guano and Atelier 97 Contemporary Art Gallery

Contemporary Arts Club (2020) ‘Mediterra’series (On Mirroring & Perception) chosen as one of 60 honourable mentions, globally by Contemporary Arts Club, London.

Details from ‘TOTEM’ series featured in Dr. Sandro Debono’s blog post on Finestre sull'Arte.

Sunday Circle Magazine (July 2020) Back to the Arts by Lisa Gwen

The Times of Malta (July 2020) It’s not only about The Beach by Joseph Agius (July 2020) Gabriel Buttigieg’s The Beach returns to Malta by Ramona Depares 

Lovin Malta (July 2020) The Beach Returns Home: After Debuting In Poland, Maltese Painter’s New Series Will Finally Be Exhibited In Valletta by David Grech Urpani

Maltatoday (July 2020) A yearning for instinctive longings | Gabriel Buttigieg by Teodor Reljic

Details from ‘TOTEM’ series featured in Dr. Sandro Debono’s blog post on

Contemporary Art Malta (June 2020) Determinism, evolution, and the Mediterranean touch: the art of Gabriel Buttigieg by Giulia Rossini 

Il-Bizzilla (May 2020) Portrait of an Artist by Alessia Caruana pp.36-38 (January 2020) Talent on the islands! 10 contemporary local painters we can’t get enough of (January 2020) Teatru Malta 2020: Sunny With A Chance Of Awesome

Maltatoday (January 2020) Looking back at 2019 | A cultural snapshot of Malta (December 2019) NUD. A NAKED COLLECTIVE

Newsbook (November 2019) Art exhibition explores appreciation for the human form

Foreign Affairs (October 2019) Ambassador of Malta in Poland inaugurates an exhibition of original paintings by Maltese artist Gabriel Buttigieg at the Armoury, Academy of Fine Arts in Gdansk

Portal Miasta Gdańska (October 2019) Wystawa Gabriela Buttigiega "The Beach"

Stowarzyszenie Konsulów Honorowych w Polsce (October 2019) Wernisaż wystawy „The Beach” – Gabriel Buttigieg

Zbrojownia Sztuki (October 2019) The Beach. Wystawa Gabriela Buttigiega

E-turysta (October 2019) Wernisaż Wystawy Gabriela Buttigiega "The Beach"

Prestiż Magazyn Trójmiejski (October 2019) THE BEACH. WYSTAWA GABRIELA BUTTIGIEGA

Lovin Malta (September 2019)’Driven By Sex And Death’: This Maltese Artist Is Gearing Up For His Latest Exhibit In Poland

The Sunday Times of Malta (September 2019) The danger in the sensuality

Maltatoday (September 2019) Exporting the ritual

The Commercial Courier (Issue April/ May 2019) Humanity In It’s Rawest Form pp.118-123

Lovin Malta (April 2019) Human Vulnerability In Art: Four Maltese Visual Artists Are Collaborating For A Celebration Of What’s Mostly Still A Taboo

Maltatoday (April 2019) Laid bare and mixed up: Smudge explores nudity and eroticism in Maltese art.

The Sunday Times of Malta (April 2019) We are all smudged

GuideMeMalta (March 2019) - Paint, charcoal & geometric heads: 3 Maltese contemporary artists who are on point

ENCORE Magazine (February 2019) Issue 16 - ‘Let’s Get Naked’ - Teodor Reljic

Kultura News (November 2018) Saudade - Paintings by Gabriel Buttigieg

The Sunday Times of Malta (November 2018) Denuding Humanity

GuideMeMalta (November 2018) - Local artist Gabriel Buttigieg reflects on what makes us human in vibrant exhibition

MaltArti (November 2018) MaltArti - Gabriel Buttigieg

Maltatoday (November 2018) Something like a Prayer

National Book Council (Malta) ‘Xi Qrajt dan l-Aħħar?’ On Leonard Cohen - The Book of Longing (October 2018)

Lovin Malta (October 2018) Saudade: One Of Malta’s Most Enthralling Painters Is Back With A Raw And Emotionally Ravishing Narrative

Lovin Malta (April 2018) 14 More Maltese Artists Whose Work We Are Absolutely Loving Right Now - GABRIEL BUTTIGIEG: A NEW VISUAL LANGUAGE (March 2018)

Net TV (December 2017) "What's on Meander Arti u Kultura" 'Dik il-Qtajra & Babies Series by Gabriel Buttiġieġ' 13:30-21:00

Maltatoday (November 2017) Basking in the original sin | Gabriel Buttigieg

Circle Magazine (November 2017) Irreverence

Lovin Malta (November 2017) Maltese Painter To Resurrect His Father's 'Obscene' Banned Book In New Drawing Series

FIRST: Baring all - with Gabriel Buttigieg

Kultura News (November 2017) Dik il-Qtajra & Babies Series by Gabriel Buttiġieġ

ENCORE Magazine (November 2017) Issue 11 Dec '17 - ENCOUNTER

Maltatoday (December 2016) Laying bare the truth

The Sunday Times of Malta (December 2016) Gabriel Buttigieg's Nudes

The Malta Independent (December 2016) Nude but anonymous

aPlatform issue no.3 (September 2016) '"Sisters" by Gabriel Buttigieg

Maltatoday (March 2016) Figures in a landscape

Net TV (March 2016) "What's on Meander Arti u Kultura" Paintings by Gabriel Buttigieg

The Sunday Times of Malta (February 2016) An intimate conversation

The Sunday Times of Malta (January 2015) Art off the Mainsream Grid

Kullħadd (January 2015) Wirja oħra minn artisti Żgħażagħ

TuneIn Magazine (November 2014) Raw & Exceptional; The Artistry of Gabriel Buttigieg – Portrait of An Artist

The Sunday Times of Malta (November 2014) First solo exhibition by young Maltese artists  

The Sunday Times of Malta (December 2014) Five artists in different media exhibition

Kullħadd (May 2014) Il- Mitħna tax-Xarolla terġa’ tospita Artisti Żgħażagħ  

The Sunday Times of Malta (May 2014) Reinterpreting tangible spaces through visual art

The Sunday Times of Malta (May 2014) On The Zone this week

NETnews (May 2014) Wirja artistika fiż-Żurrieq

Public Talks 

"Art meets text in Dik il-Qtajra" Alfred & Gabriel Buttigieg, University of Malta, Quadrangle (April 2018)