Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Big Difference in a Small World

The Lien Foundation, a philanthropic organisation based in Singapore has just published a study titled 'Big Difference in a Small World'. 
"This study aims to determine the factors contributing to early childhood educators’ career satisfaction and retention. A survey of 387 early childhood educators from 128 local child care centres and kindergartens was conducted. The researchers examined factors such as working conditions, career motivations, work experience, management and leadership, and other demographic variables and their relationships to career satisfaction and retention.

One of my paintings, Children in the Field features in this publication.  

Saturday, June 23, 2012

bertoons: Politics and Satire

bertoons: Politics and Satire: This morning I was a guest on  Andrew Azzopardi's  radio program ' Ghandi Xi Nghid ', aired live on Radju Malta 93.7. The topic was Politics...

Saturday, June 16, 2012

Artibus 029

Tete Noire - Giacometti
Artistically I am still a child with a whole life ahead of me to discover and create. I want something, but I won't know what it is until I succeed in doing it. - Alberto Giacometti

Thursday, June 14, 2012

Tuesday, June 05, 2012

Franco Forte

Love him, hate him, think he's a curse, think he's a godsend. People might not agree how to define Franco Debono, but i think everyone agrees that for the last few months he has dominated the political agenda . Some of his critics describe him as an insubordinate maverick and his actions are the result of spite and envy. Others describe him as a man of principle fighting for what he believes in, irrespective what the consequences might be. Probably he's a mixture of both. People are far more complex than the 2D image we would like to believe they are. But what i have seen so far is that the man is following a plan, or rather, his actions are following a pattern. Let me explain; this is what happened so far....