Siti's  Diary & Beyond....

 

“Siti’s Diary & Beyond” was successfully held at Galeri Art Point (No: 46 & 48, Jalan Chow Thye, 10050 Penang) on 15th December to 29th December. This was the first solo exhibition by Siti Mariah Jackson, a Malaysian female artist who now resides in Champaign, USA. Y. B. Dato Tuan Syed Amerrudin, the Penang State Executive Councilor for Tourism, Housing Development and heritage  officiated the opening  on 15th December 2006 at: 5.30pm. The exhibits were a number of 47 Selected paintings and ceramics sculptures created by Siti Maria.
About Siti Mariah Jaskson
A former graduate of the Mara Institute of Technology in Kuala Lumpur, Siti Mariah Jackson was an art teacher in Penang during the early 1980s. She was part of the Malaysian Art Examination Panel. Recipient of the Federal Teaching Scholarship to pursue her Master of Fine Arts at the University of Illinois, she graduated in 1988. She married artists Billy Morrow Jackson, both were commissioned to create an art book entitled: On the Island: An Artistic view of Mahta’s Vineyard published by Spotlight Press in 2005.  Siit Mariah has participated in public commissions as well as local, national and international art shows.
The Book Launch
: On the Island: An Artistic view of Mehta’s Vineyard published by Spotlight Press,  and book signing session was held after the opening ceremony.

On the Island: An Artistic view of Mehta’s Vineyard published by Spotlight Press, USA  features the water colour paintings of Billy Morrow Jackson and Siti Mariah Jackson. Authors : Billy Morrow Jackson and Siti Mariah Jackson.

 

Opening Ceremony
Related events -poetry reading and chamber music performance...
opening speech by Y. B.
 Dato
Tuan Syed Amerrudin,
welcome address byMs Yuen Chee Ling, Director Galeri Art Point
Poetry reading by Dr. Zakaria Ali Poetry reading by Cecil Rajendra
 
Chamber music performance