Ken Done's painting of Sydney Harbour 1988 was the first "famous" Australian artwork that I was ever exposed to - I love the bright colours and how the sun features in the sky.

Ken Done, Sydney Harbour 1988 This makes me feel a bit sick, with the tall ships. so gaily erasing the invasion day aspect

big black reef - Ken Done

Richard Christiansen& 10 favourite things: KEN DONE is my great love. His colour and optimism are quintessentially Australian, and I’ve always said he’s my professional idol. I got this painting, Christmas Reef, recently in Sydney.

'Art to eat with your eyes': Ken Done on 10 of his artworks – in pictures

'Art to eat with your eyes': Ken Done on 10 of his artworks – in pictures

Vintage Ken Done Koala Picnic Coaster Set

I have just been staying in Cornwall, and the holiday house we were in had the most amazing Ken Done koala table mats and coasters.

'Better now than I ever was': Ken Done's life in art - BBC News

Ken Done: An artist in kitsch and colour

One-hit wonder or Australia's most under-rated artist? Eighties icon Ken Done tells the BBC about his kitsch and colourful life as a painter.

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