All posts tagged Judy Cassab

Archibald win for Yvette

ONE of the first people to congratulate artist Yvette Coppersmith on winning the $100,000 Archibald Prize for her self-portrait last week was New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Arden, who had knocked back the artist’s request to sit for a portrait.

Honouring Judy Cassab

Archibald Prize-winning artist Judy Cassab, who died earlier this month in Sydney aged 95, was loved by her family, friends and members of the art world for her lifetime of painting.

Prize-winning artist mourned

TRIBUTES are flowing for acclaimed artist Judy Cassab, who died this week in Sydney aged 95.

Hungary honours Cassab

ARTIST Judy Cassab completed a unique treble last week when she was honoured by the Hungarian Government with the highest award bestowed upon a civilian, the Gold Cross of Merit.