Patrick J Fenech's book, The Maltese Village Festa - A Traditional & Yearly Ritual is among the finalists nominated for the Malta Book Awards 2017. Patrick J Fenech will be taking part in the NordArt 2013 International Contemporary Art which opens its doors to the general public from 08 June to 06 October 2013 in Budelsdorf, Germany. Fenech's was invited to show photography works related to the environment and will representing his country, Malta for the first time since NordArt established itself as one of the largest exhibitions of contemporary art in Europe, in 1999. This year the NordArt exhibition will put one focus on the Baltic States of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. Farsons Foundation has set up an exhibition of its modern art collection at the Chamber of Commerce, Republic street, Valletta. The works include a large photography composite made of 11 photographs called 'Poseidon's Lair', 2008 which the Farsons Group acquired together with works by Patrick Fenech in 2009.