Lawrence Pavia

Works
Biography

highly influenced by linear simple hard edged style introduced to Malta by Harry Alden.  His works are motivated by environmental issues and the preservation or the destruction of Malta’s countryside particularly his recent series of cast prickly pears, a subject he continuously explores in a variety of mediums including the use of dried prickly pear leaves and fruit.

Lawrence Pavia started his artistic career at a relatively mature age to relax from his more demanding professional career as managing director of an Island Insurance Brokers.  He experiments in different media and styles but is highly influenced by linear simple hard edged style introduced to Malta by Harry Alden.  His works are motivated by environmental issues and the preservation or the destruction of Malta’s countryside particularly his recent series of cast prickly pears, a subject he continuously explores in a variety of mediums including the use of dried prickly pear leaves and fruit.  Lawrence is a art researcher with particular interest in Maltese and British Modern art.