Christopher Jewitt is a multi-disciplinary artist. Born in England and raised in Australia, he is currently living and working in Melbourne. Self-taught Jewitt works with traditional oil paints and processes. He prefers to work in large scale and is strongly influenced by Australian Indigenous works and Palaeolithic cave painting.
2013 Master of teaching, Melbourne University, Victoria, AUSTRALIA.
2007 - 2011 Bachelor of Arts, Commercial Photography (Photojournalism) RMIT, Victoria, AUSTRALIA.
2016 Make Money, Not Morals, Allpress Studio, Collingwood, AUSTRALIA.
2016 Simple Luxury, La Postiza, Murcia, SPAIN.
2015 La Barre Specialty, Chalais INDRE, FRANCE.
2014 The Workers, Mailbox Art Space, Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000, AUSTRALIA.
2014 The Lovers, Eckersley’s Gallery, Melbourne 3000 CBD, AUSTRALIA.
2014 The Couples, EC Art Space, Brunswick, AUSTRALIA.
2014 More Primal, 144 Moreland, Brunswick, AUSTRALIA.
2014 Family Bonds, House Of Bricks Gallery, Collingwood, AUSTRALIA.
2015 The Mad Minute, Rubicon ARI, North Melbourne, AUSTRALIA.
2015 Reciprocity: Learning from, giving back. George Paton Gallery, Carlton, AUSTRALIA.
2014 Pig Race Day, House Of Bricks Gallery, Collingwood.
2014 Connections: Teaching, art, life. George Paton Gallery, Carlton.
2014 30x30x30 Competition. Brunswick Street Gallery, Fitzroy.
2014 Domestos, Tinning Street Gallery, Brunswick.
2014 Blueprint, Brunswick Arts Space, Brunswick.
2011 RMIT Photography Graduate show, Federation Square.
2011 Nankai University, Tianjin, CHINA, Design Awards.
2010 RMIT Photography, The Owl and the Pussy Cat Gallery, Richmond.
AWARDS & GRANTS
2011 YAAD Scholarship to China, RMIT
2011 Nankai University, CHINA, Top Photographer Winner (Documentary).
2016 La Postiza AIR, Murcia, SPAIN.
2015 Chalais AIR, La Barre, INDRE, FRANCE.
2012 Mimma Randino, Assisting Artist, Palermo, SICILY.