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. 

EDUCATION

2013    Master of teaching, Melbourne University, Victoria, AUSTRALIA.

2007 - 2011 Bachelor of Arts, Commercial Photography (Photojournalism) RMIT, Victoria, AUSTRALIA.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

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.

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

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).

INTERNSHIPS/SIDE PROJECTS/ASSISTING

2016    La Postiza AIR, Murcia, SPAIN.

2015    Chalais AIR, La Barre, INDRE, FRANCE.

2012    Mimma Randino, Assisting Artist, Palermo, SICILY.