Valletta gets Caravaggio-inspired makeover

Valletta gets an artistic injection from France's Banksy.

Valletta gets an artistic injection from France's Banksy. Image by dr_zoidberg / CC BY-SA 2.0

French street artist C215 has adorned post boxes and other street furniture in Malta’s capital Valletta with stencilled designs inspired by Caravaggio. The artist, who is on holiday in the city, greatly admires its 17th-century religious architecture and is also interested in Caravaggio’s connections to the city. He chose to paint on post boxes and other street furniture out of respect for Valletta’s beautiful stone walls. Read more: timesofmalta.com

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