On 1st July 2016 at the invitation of the President of the Republic of Malta, Mr Petr Stronskiy visited the San Anton Palace for a meeting with Her Excellency Marie Louise Coleiro Preca. Mr. Stronskiy was accompanied by Irina Malikova, director of IACA Malta, and Joseph Gauci, member of IACA’s Board of Trustees, managing partner KSI Malta.
During the meeting it was decided that 20 paintings of IACA’s Academicians and Corresponding members will be donated to the President’s “Malta Community Chest Fund” in gratitude for the great attention to the issues of culture by the President’s office. This initiative marks a significant contribution to the development of art in Malta.
The solemn presentation of the paintings to Her Excellency Marie Louise Coleiro Preca was conducted on 27th September 2016 by the authors of the paintings – Mr Petr Stronskiy, Mr Igor Babailov, Mrs Larisa Radevich, Mr Genia Cheff, Mr Taras Levko, Mr Evgenii Okinshevich and Mrs Valentina Matieshina.