2016 JADA Prize

2016 JADA Prize

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Photo courtesy Adam Hourigan/The Daily Examiner

October 2016


Grafton Regional Gallery

28 October - 10 December 2016 


Ken was asked to judge the 2016 Jacaranda Acquisitive Drawing Award at the Grafton Regional Gallery.

Jude McBean, Director of the Gallery, said she is thrilled that Ken is able to offer his experience and knowledge;

 “Ken is such an important figure in the art world, and we are so proud to have him as the 2016 JADA judge. With Ken’s history in the Clarence Valley, and as the Grafton Regional Gallery’s patron, it is fitting and poignant that he is able to join us here in Grafton for the judging of our prestigious drawing prize.”

Ken Done AM congratulates winner Adam Cusack
Ken Done AM congratulates winner Adam Cusack

He chose Adam Cusack's work, In Plain Sight, as the winning entry, saying;

"The standards of work are incredibly high. As far as I'm concerned there could have been a dozen winners but in the end it's really one person's opinion and I was delighted to award the prize to this particular work."

Click HERE to read more via The Daily Examiner.