THE RICHARD FORD AWARD:
Established in 1976, the award provides figurative artists with the opportunity to travel to Spain to study the paintings in the Prado Museum, Madrid. Quadrelli won the Award in 2016 and spent the summer drawing and painting in the Prado.
Below is a selection of the artwork produced during this period. Included are sketchbook studies of paintings from the Prado, work inspired by those paintings and observational drawings from around the city.