Painter to Sydney - Australia
Ken Done is a contemporary Australian painter born in Sydney on 29 June 1940. He is best known for his colourful and vibrant works, which often depict landscapes, urban and marine scenes, and iconic Australian features.
Done became well known for his distinctive style and bold colour palette. He has often used bright colours and abstract patterns to capture the energy and vitality of Australia. His paintings are often seen as joyful and optimistic.
Over the course of his career, Ken Done has worked in a variety of mediums, including oil, watercolour and silkscreen. In addition to his work on canvas, he has also collaborated in the field of design, creating motifs for clothing, accessories and other products.
Ken Done is considered one of Australia's most recognisable contemporary artists and has played an important role in popularising contemporary art in the country. His work can be found in many public and private collections in Australia and abroad.