Tag Archives: Ramadan

Thirty Daily Greetings – Day 18 – I will write I promise


Fatima Killeen I will write, I promise  2000 112 colour collographs and etchings 136cm x 168cm My work evolved around writing letters to my deceased mother as a way of staying in touch as if she is still there. These … Continue reading

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Thirty Daily Greetings – Day 17 – She is still weaving through the night


Fatima Killeen She is still weaving through the night   2006 Yarn, bamboo, muslin, ink, wood, acrylic 169cm x 107cm The loom is a special combination of patience and anticipation – it comes alive when warped and dies when the warp … Continue reading

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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 14 – Gracious Seed 3


Fatima Killeen                                                                                                                                     Gracious Seed 2006                                                                                                                            No.3 in a series of 10                                                                                                                       Acrylic on wood                                                                                                                                 25cm x 35cm

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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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Thirty Daily Greetings – Day 11 – Looted


Fatima Killeen                                                                                                                            Looted 2005                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Colour collograph                                                                                                                                  Edition of 10                                                                                                                                      42cm x 54cm

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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 8 – Moroccan Birdhouses


Moroccan birdhouses by Fatima Killeen                                                                                            On permanent display in the Australian Journeys exhibition                                              National Museum of Australia               Thirty daily greetings will display a different image each day during Ramadan 2012  Click on the image … Continue reading

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