About the Author

Fatima Killeen was born in Casablanca and studied at the school "Les Beaux Arts" of Fine Art in Morocco, the Corcoran School of Art in Washington DC, and the Canberra School of Art (Australian National University). She has taken part in group and solo exhibitions in Canberra, Sydney, Melbourne and Rabat (Morocco). The work "Stored Memories" was acquired by the Canberra Museum and Gallery in 1998. Her artworks have been acquired by the Australian War Memorial, the Australian National University, the Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission and the National Museum of Australia. Her life story is on permanent display in the Australian Journeys exhibition at the National Museum of Australia. Works are held in private collections in Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne and Morocco, Singapore, Zimbabwe, Germany, Switzerland, Los Angeles, Ohio and Washington DC. To learn more, visit www.fatimakilleen.com