Official Opening – JADA


Grafton Regional Gallery’s flagship art prize, the Jacaranda Acquisitive Drawing Award (JADA) is touring to Gympie and we invite you to the official opening.

This award seeks to encourage and promote innovation and excellence in drawing and plays a vital role in fostering Australian drawing practice.

The 2022 JADA received 637 entries from 502 artists throughout Australia with 56 finalists being selected for the exhibition and subsequent tour including one Gympie regional artist, Ian Gunn.  

All welcome, cash bar, refreshments served.

Exhibition on view from 5 June – 13 July 2024.

A Grafton Regional Gallery touring exhibition. The biennial JADA is the Grafton Regional Gallery’s flagship art prize generously sponsored by Friends of the Grafton Regional Gallery (FoGG).

Image credit: Ian Gunn, Stolen spaces (diptych) (detail), 2022, ink and acrylic on aluminium and board, 70 x 145 cm, (unframed). Courtesy of the Artist.



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