Friday, March 14, 2014, 10 am
Caravaggio and Mattia Preti and the Cultural Policies of the Order of St. John in Malta as a Cross Roads of Art and Culture in the Baroque Period, Warburg Institute, London

Sunday, February 24, 2013, 3 pm
Muscarelle Museum of Art
Remarks in celebration of the 400th Birthday of Mattia Preti
24 February 1613 - 24 February 2013

Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 5:30 pm / Giovedì, 6 Giugno 2013, 17:30
Accademia di San Luca, Roma
Presentation of "Mattia Preti (1613 - 2013): 
Masterpieces in the churches of Malta" 
by Sante Guido and Giuseppe Mantella
photography Enrico Formica

Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Istituto Italiana di Cultura 
Valletta, Malta
Una Giornata di Studi su Gregorio Carafa e Mattia Preti

Friday, April 12, 2013
Italian Masters at the Head of the Class: Michelangelo and Mattia Preti,
Embassy of Italy, Washington, D. C.

A Brush with Passion Mattia Preti (1613 – 1699):

Paintings from North American Collections in Honor of the 400th Anniversary of His Birth, exh cat Muscarelle Museum of Art, Williamsburg, VA, Centro Di, Florence, 2013.

MATTIA PRETI:
CATALOGUE RAISONNE OF THE PAINTINGS,
© 1999, by JOHN T. SPIKE

RECENT MATTIA PRETI LECTURES BY JOHN T. SPIKE 


Saturday,  July 8, 2017, 6 pm
Guercino e Mattia Preti : due grandi a confronto Chiesa di San Domenico, Museo Civico, Taverna

Taverna, birthplace of the great painter

Mattia Preti, has appointed John T. Spike as honorary President of the town's Preti Archives 

In June 2022, in recognition of his scholarship and past and future contributions to the establishment of Taverna as an international center for research and appreciation of the art of Mattia and Gregorio Preti, as well as of the history of art and culture of Southern Italy, the Consiglio Comunale of Taverna unanimously appointed John T. Spike as the Honorary President of the Archivio Pretiano in the Palazzo Gironda Veraldi, Taverna.