Barbie Kjar – Winner of the 2024 Adelaide Perry Prize for Drawing

In News February 28, 2024

Image above: Barbie Kjar and her winning work No Expectations  2024
Photograph by Louisa Chircop

Congratulations to Barbie Kjar, Winner of the 2024 Adelaide Perry Prize for Drawing.

From over 400 entries, Emeritus Professor Sasha Grishin, art historian, art critic and curator, selected this year’s Perry Prize shortlist and selected Barbie Kjar as the winner, at the exhibition’s opening event on Friday 23 February.

Image above: Barbie Kjar  No Expectations  2024  ink, charcoal and conte on Somerset paper  56 x 76 cm


Each year the Adelaide Perry Exhibition of Finalists contributes tremendously as an inspirational learning opportunity for PLC Sydney students and provides the community with an engaging exhibition of varied subject matter and wide ranging technical approaches.

Exhibition of Finalists open
8.30 am – 4 pm weekdays
11 am – 4 pm Saturdays
until 23 March

Adelaide Perry Gallery
Corner College Street & Hennessy Street, Croydon NSW

To read more about Barbie Kjar and view a selection of her available works click here
To read more about the prize, click here