Alan Jones’ 2016 portrait of business man and arts philanthropist Pat Corrigan AM has been acquired by Art Gallery of South Australia. ‘Pat’ was a finalist in the 2016 Archibald Prize. This was the third time Jones had been a finalists for the prestigious Archibald Prize. In 1997 Jones was the inaugural winner of the ‘Pat Corrigan Travelling Scholarship for Painting’ awarded through the National Art School.
The Pat Corrigan Collection acquires Alan Jones’ 2016 painting ‘Painting 163 (Moonee beach)’.
Pat Corrigan AM is an Australian businessman, art collector and philanthropist and has been a long supporter of Alan Jones’s career. In 1997 Jones was awarded the Inaugural Pat Corrigan Travelling Scholarship for Painting from the National Art School, Sydney.