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Goxwa Borg

 (21st century)
Goxwa Borg is active/lives in Malta, France.  Goxwa Borg is known for painting.

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Goxwa Borg


Goxwa, with a dot over the G, pronounced Joshwa, is the Old Maltese form of Josephine. Malta, at the crossroads of the Mediterranean is an ideal setting for an aspiring artist. The walls of the narrow rectilinear streets of Valletta hold traces of all the wandering peoples that have come there on their way to bigger conquests or have stayed there to scratch a living out of the stony soil. Surrounding stones are fragments fallen from the weathered but still upright walls of neolithic temples, which are the oldest freestanding buildings to be found anywhere on earth.

Goxwa was born in 1961 and began sketching at the age of five when she saw a nun painting a portrait of the Virgin on a church wall. Later she went to art school and also   ...  Displaying 750 of 3571 characters.



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