The Kedumba Collection

Since its inception in 1990, the Kedumba Collection has acquired more than 250 drawings.

The collection has been built on the winning entries from the annual Kedumba Drawing Award as well as approved gifts and acquisitions by the Artist Trustees and Director on behalf of the Collection.

Over the years the Collection has become one of the most significant and important collections of late 20th century and contemporary drawing in Australia.
Artists represented include Sidney Nolan, Margaret Olley, Lloyd Rees, John Olsen, Elizabeth Cummings, Jan Senbergs, Wendy Sharpe, Lucy Culliton, Ben Quilty and Aida Tomescu among many others.

Artists in the Collection

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Jo Bertini

Jo Bertini is an award winning, established Australian artist lecturer. She is known internationally for her paintings and drawings of […]

Peter Boggs

Born 1949, New Zealand. Dip FA, DipTeach Auckland University, 1973. Extensive teaching and exhibiting in New Zealand, Spain and England, […]

Di Fenwick

Born 1953, Adelaide. Awarded BAVA 2000. Committed to figuration, the Fleurieau Biennale travelling Scholarship, 2000, helped launch her career as […]

Joe Frost

Born in Sydney in 1974, Joe Frost is a Sydney-based artist whose paintings and drawings of the last five years […]

Jody Graham

Drive and passion to relentlessly explore new materials and investigate contemporary art making and drawing techniques.

Katherine Hattam

At Melbourne University Katherine studied Literature and Political Science. From sixteen she drew pencil, pen and charcoal drawings, moving into […]

Richard Maurovic

Draughtsmanship and design underpin Richard Maurovic’s painting but for works in pencil he seeks compositions with strong textures and contrasts. […]

Lewis Miller

Lewis Miller Born 1959 Melbourne. Painter and print maker who exhibits regularly in Melbourne and Sydney at Australian Galleries and […]

The new Kedumba Drawing Award

In 2024 the Kedumba Collection will host the $20,000 acquisitive Kedumba Drawing Award!

For 35 years the Kedumba Drawing Award has been one of the pre-eminent awards for drawing in Australia. The addition of the $20,000 prize money will ensure that the Award continues to grow and build on its success for many years to come.

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