Category Archives: Painting

Fatima Killeen exhibiting at Spot les Rencontres Artistiques Exposition de Peinture in Rabat


Fatima is currently in Morocco and exhibiting in Rabat along with 30 other Moroccan artists at the Spot the Encounters Art Painting Exhibition from 19 to 31 March 2013 at the Cultural Complex Agdal, organized by the Association of Visual Arts in … Continue reading

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Video interview with Fatima Killeen – Moroccan artist, painter, printmaker


In 2004 the Canberra Islamic Centre (CIC) produced a government sponsored video about the centre and its members. I was one of three people interviewed to show how the centre interacts with the community. A seven minute excerpt showing footage in my studio and some of my artworks is … Continue reading

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Thirty Daily Greetings – Day 22 – The world stood there to watch No.3


Fatima Killeen The world stood there to watch No.3 2009 Collograph (Not in my name) Oil, embossed paper, acrylic, found objects, wood 60cm(h) x 50cm(w) x 15cm(d) Click on the image to enlarge

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Thirty Daily Greetings – Day 16 – The Irony of Al-Andalus


Fatima Killeen                                                                                                                               The Irony of Al Andalus  2003                                                                                                   Mixed media on wood                                                                                                                              70cm x 90cm  Arabic script reads:  “The only conqueror is God”  Spain owes [its’] importance of history largely to the Arab-Muslims. The Moors conquered a large area of … Continue reading

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Thirty Daily Greetings – Day 15 – Gracious Seed 6


Fatima Killeen                                                                                                                                     Gracious Seed 2006                                                                                                                            No.6 in a series of 10                                                                                                                       Acrylic on wood                                                                                                                                 25cm x 35cm My work is inspired by the Moorish garden and architecture of the “Great Mosque of Cordoba” in Andalusia. When the Moors ruled Spain … Continue reading

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Thirty Daily Greetings – Day 13 – Homeland, the forbidden fruit


Fatima Killeen                                                                                                                                 Homeland: the forbidden fruit  2003                                                                                    Acrylic on wood                                                                                                                                       90cm x 120cm The Palestinian people were forbidden to go back home. They all planned their return,      in order to restore the life they were forced to leave behind…..to return … Continue reading

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Thirty Daily Greetings – Day 12 – Gracious Seed No. 7


Fatima Killeen                                                                                                                                     Gracious Seed 2006                                                                                                                            No.7 in a series of 10                                                                                                                       Acrylic on wood                                                                                                                                 25cm x 35cm

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30 Daily Greetings – Day 10 – Reshuffled Cuta and Reshuffled Rey


Fatima Killeen                                                                                                                            Reshuffled 2006   No 8 – Cuta                                                                              Reshuffled 2006   No 10 – Rey                                                                                           Series of 10 Sand, acrylic, playing cards on wood 25cm x 35cm The Spanish patterned card game is called Ronda. Originating from Spain it’s played and enjoyed by Moroccans young … Continue reading

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Thirty Daily Greetings – Day 9 – Out of the Letterbox, No.3 and No.8


Fatima Killeen                                                                                                                             Out of the letterbox No.3 and No.8    2001                                                                              No.3 and No. 8 in a series of 10                                                                                                          Acrylic on canvas board                                                                                                                          Each 25cm x 35cm

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Thirty Daily Greetings – Day 3 – Baby Jenin


Baby Jenin  2003                                                                                                                                 Acrylic, sand, shoe, board on wood                                                                                              50cm x 70cm   ….Could this shoe belong to a terrorist from Jenin? Thirty daily greetings will display a different image each day during Ramadan 2012  Click on the image … Continue reading

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