Jessy-Rose Evovo (Cubaitori) | Artist Profile

Details of Jessy-Rose Evovo (Cubaitori)

About

Jessy-Rose has been painting for Ömie Artists since 2009. Her mother was Woruha. Her grandmother on her mother’s side was Kahiri and her grandmother on her father’s side was Go’ovino of the Gusirajé clan. Jessy-Rose paints designs shown to her by her grandfather, a Gusirajé clanman, such as rorono hanö’e, Gusirajé clan design of the roron’e plant; sabu ahe, spots of the wood-boring grub; and ninubu hanö’e, design of the brown-coloured orchid fibre used to weave armlets and waist belts. She is a passionate and dedicated painter and takes great pride in her art. She has one child.

EXHIBITIONS

2016 The Sacred Mountain, Illuminated: Ömie Barkcloth Art of Papua New Guinea, Aboriginal Signature - Estrangin Fine Art, Brussels, Belgium
2016 Ömie Artists of Papua New Guinea, Aboriginal Signature - Estrangin Fine Art, Brussels, Belgium
2016 Mionomehi Oriseegé (Ancestral Paths), Short Street Gallery, Broome, WA
2013 Suja’s Daughters, Andrew Baker Art Dealer, Brisbane, QLD
2012 Nohi Dahoru’e - Nohi Nioge (Our Mountain - Our Art), The Depot Gallery, Sydney, NSW

BIBLIOGRAPHY
Modjeska, Drusilla, Suja’s Daughters [exhibition catalogue], Andrew Baker Art Dealer, 2013

MEDIUM
natural pigments on nioge (women’s barkcloth skirts)

Artworks of Jessy-Rose Evovo (Cubaitori)