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artist , writer

Nelly Khatena, Indonesian artist, writer. Recipient Outstanding Undergraduate Woman of Year, Mississippi State University, 1985, Creative Excellence in Art, Torrance Center for Creative Studies, University Georgia, 2000, Creative Excellence award, 2000. Member of Creative Education Foundation, Mississippi MuseumArt, National Museum of Women in the Arts (charter member), Phi Kappa Phi (member 1985).

Background

Khatena, Nelly was born on December 11, 1926 in Palembang, Indonesia. Daughter of Elezar Moshe and Katie Lela (Nee) Joshua.

Education

Preparation in art, Mississippi State University.

Career

Make-up artist theatrical groups for plays and operas. Leader Summerfest Annual Creative Problem Solving Institute State University College, Buffalo, 2000—2003. Lecturer in field.

Membership

Member of Creative Education Foundation, Mississippi MuseumArt, National Museum of Women in the Arts (charter member), Phi Kappa Phi (member 1985).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, piano, art, poetry, creative writing.

Connections

Married Joseph Khatena, December 17, 1950. Children: Annette, Jacob Allan, Moshe, Serena.

father:
Elezar Moshe Joshua

mother:
Katie Lela (Nee) Joshua

spouse:
Joseph Khatena

children:
Annette Khatena

Serena Khatena

Jacob Allan Khatena

Moshe Khatena