|About the Artist
|Two years ago Nita
Jawary gave up a full-time university
career in communication to pursue a
career in art and writing. She has not
Nita has since had two major
solo exhibitions and has participated in
six joint exhibitions. Her work is varied
and expresses both a love of nature and
an ideology of fair play.
currently working on illustrations for
her forthcoming book, Nita is also
exploring the possibilities of digital
Eira Festival in the Park exhibition.
Charcoal on paper, Woman with
Food and Wine Festival exhibition. STEPS
Gallery, Carlton, Feasts of Old
Baghdad, March 29-April 5, 2003.
Mixed media illustrations for forthcoming
book, Feasts of Old Baghdad.
exhibition featured Talk and
Taste Nights where artist
Nita Jawary talked about the art
works and offered the audience
samples of food depicted in the
works. While bombs were falling
on Baghdad, Nita painted an oasis
of intercultural peace.
Exhibition, Victorian Artists
Society: Proteas, watercolour and
Australian Refugees, Chapel off Chapel,
June 2002: Who is in detention?
Festival visual art exhibition. Pictures
of Protest: Yours not Theirs. Trades
Hall Bar, Carlton. 30 works in mixed
media on the theme of detention.
Festival, visual arts exhibition, Ozopoly,
The Spiegeltent, October 20, 2002, Ozopoly,
acrylic on board.
People" Acrylic on board,
October 27-November 6 2002.