Tag Archives: Moorish

Thirty Daily Greeting – Day 21 – The world stood there to watch No 2


Fatima Killeen The world stood there to watch No 2 – 2009 Lace, paper roses, acrylic, found objects, mirror, sand, wood 60cm(h) x 50cm(w) x 15cm(d) Arabic: The weakest of faith!

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Thirty Daily Greetings – Day 19 – She is still weaving through the night (detail)


Fatima Killeen She is still weaving through the night   2006 Detail Yarn, bamboo, muslin, ink, wood, acrylic 169cm x 107cm

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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 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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