Juan Ford
Painting, phrenology (Abstraction) 2004

Artist/creator Juan Ford
Title Painting, phrenology (Abstraction)
Date 2004
Media Oil
Medium Canvas

Juan Ford was born in Melbourne in 1973. He has received numerous awards and prizes, held solo and group exhibitions, received notable portrait commissions, and is represented in major pubic collections.


He was awarded a Master of Arts (Fine Art) by research in 2001 and a Bachelor of Fine Art (Painting) in 1998, both from RMIT University, Melbourne. He was a lecturer at the Victorian College of the Arts, University of Melbourne, between, 2006–2007.


In 2004 Juan was awarded the Geelong Gallery’s Fletcher Jones Contemporary art prize, and in 2014 he was a finalist in the Archibald National Portrait Prize, Art Gallery of New South Wales. Juan continues to exhibit both in Australia and internationally, in 2015 at the National Portrait Gallery (Canberra), and Galerie du Monde at Art Stage (Singapore).