Joseph Farrugia

Works
Biography

here must also be an intention to communicate thoughts, feelings and ideas which may also be subject to interpretation by the viewer. This does not imply that the message and the form it takes has to be blatant.

Art is primarily an expression of the artist’s emotions and thoughts, but if it is made public, it also has to communicate and resonate with the audience. Therefore, once a decision is taken to exhibit artworks, there must also be an intention to communicate thoughts, feelings and ideas which may also be subject to interpretation by the viewer. This does not imply that the message and the form it takes has to be blatant. The beauty of it is that the work itself can provoke emotions and response from the viewer, which can frequently be source of inspiration to the artist as well.