MWAYI, Jo

1971 - ?

Jo Myani

As Joanne Lesley Hewitt, she was born at Thurrock, Essex on 27 October 1971. She married at Thurrock in 1992, James M. Mwayi and paints under the namd of Jo Mwayi. Educated on a foundation level but since then is mostly self-taught in various media. Jo has enjoyed painting since a child and about the year 2000, she and her family, moved to the Suffolk countryside at Little Stonham near Stowmarket. Since moving to Suffolk Jo has appreciated the forever changing landscapes which now surround her and experiments with ways to capture on canvas, the beauty of the Suffolk countryside. Together with Lindsay Symis [q.v.], they owned a gallery at Ashbocking, near Ipswich for some three or four years and Jo has been a regular exhibitor at 'Art on the Prom' in Felixstowe since 2007 and has also exhibited at Ufford Park, Woodbridge. Her artwork is held in private collections in the UK and abroad.




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