Since his first solo exhibition in 1980, Ken Done has become one of Australiaʼs most famous artists. His work has been described as the most original style to come out of Australia, and his paintings are in collections throughout the world. Done has held over 50 one-man shows, including major exhibitions in Australia, Europe, Japan and the USA. His works have been shown in the Archibald, Sulman, Wynne, Blake, and Dobell
Prizes. In 1992, Ken received the Order of Australia (A.M.), for services to Art, Design and
Tourism. In many parts of the world, Ken Done has come to symbolise Australia and
Australians: creative, optimistic and bold.
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