Biography

Matthew Farrugia is a multi disciplinary creative designer based in Malta (Europe). His artistic passion started at a young age and subsequently developed into a passion for digital/design media. Matthew pursued his studies in the UK specialising in the Creative design division. He was awarded a First-degree honors and won several awards and honorable mentions whilst he had the opportunity to work on a vast range of projects.

Over the years Matthew gained a reputation for producing innovative and effective creative concepts that are engaging clear and relevant to the projects brief. Along the years he worked for a number of blue chip clients both in Malta and in Manchester, just to mention some: Apple, Benetton, Radisson, Sony, Maxdata, Dr Scholl, Royal Mail (UK), National Portrait Gallery (London) and Honda amongst other.

As a creative person he can be an asset to your projects by improving your thinking and your visual message while empowering your marketing strategy.

Throughout his 10 year professional career, Matthew has developed a number of skills which include but not limited to: Graphic Design, Photography, Print Production, Advertising Campaigns, Packaging, Promotional Material, Branding & Corporate Identities, Editorial & Publication design, Typography, Visual Communication Research & Analysis, Retouching & Photo Editing, CMS administration, WordPress & Social Media administration, Creative Direction and Product Launches both internal and public. His recent partnership with Frankie Inguanez, a professional IT specialist with a vast experience in the field broadened the horizon of services. We can now cater for web development, mobile apps, social media apps and other.

His recent quest took his photography to another level pursuing a distant dream and the love for the ocean, by specialising in underwater and water sports photography.

Matthew Farrugia (Photo Credit John Gauci)

A vast portfolio can be viewed under the photography section menu. A number of these images have won competitions, honorable mentions or published in magazines, newspaper and online. All the images on this web site are available for licensed commercial use or as an artistic print in various formats and sizes (including canvas). Kindly send a request alongside the reference number with any inquiries. Matthew is currently accepting international assignments in connection to (but not limited to) underwater environments, underwater surveying, underwater marine life, underwater wrecks, underwater fashion photography and  for any kind of water sports photography. With over 9 years experience and over 400 hours underwater Matthew is an avid and experienced technical scuba diver.

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