A watercolour portrait of Hugo Weaving by Del Kathryn Barton has won the Archibald Prize 2013. Check out CJ's entry on HUGONUTS to read more about Barton's take on Hugo and the portrait.
PURPLE DAY is an international grassroots effort dedicated to increasing awareness about epilepsy worldwide. On March 26th annually, people in countries around the world are invited to wear purple and host events in support of epilepsy awareness.
Help Promote Epilepsy Awareness in Your Community!
Wear purple on March 26 and encourage others to do the same. Host a Purple Day party or fundraising event at your home, school or workplace. And most importantly, get real facts about epilepsy by browsing this site and those of our partners.
Why Get Involved?
Epilepsy affects over 65 million people worldwide. That's more than multiple sclerosis, cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy and Parkinson's disease combined.