Gianni Vella (1885-1977)

Censu Apap (1909-2003)

Esprit Barthet (1919-1999)

Gianni Bonnici (1932-)

Gabriel Caruana (1929-)

After achieving his Diploma from the Malta School of Art, Paul was recommended by the to the Italian Government by the Education Department and was awarded a five-year scholarship at the ‘Gaetano Ballardini, Istituto Statale d’Arte per la Ceramica’ in Faenza and ‘Accademia di Belle Arti’ in Ravenna (1978-1982).  He specialized in Fine Arts and Ceramics obtained a B.A. in Ceramics and an M.A. in Fine Art.  During his specialization period in Italy, Paul acquired vast theoretical and practical experience, under the guidance of some of the best ceramists and sculptures of the time: Guido Mariani, Angelo Biancini, Mario Tassinari, Fulvio Ravaioli, Domenico Matteucci, and Carlo Zauli amongst others.  


Angelo Biancini (1911-1988)

Guido Mariani (1950-)

Carlo Zauli (1952-1991)