Mapping the islands – Museums

Tempra Museum for Contemporary Art The museum is housed in MĠARR MUNICIPAL COUNCIL and holds 420 works from 250 artists of 70 nationalities. This is the only Contemporary Art Museum in Malta that presents works from most of the 20th and early 21st Centuries movements including works by Henry Moore, Salvador Dali, Giacomo de Pass , and an important collection of American Abstract Artists. The Tempra Academy also stages many cultural events during the year, ensuring that their remit goes beyond cataloguing historical movements to stimulating the ideas to power new ones.