Artists compete again

2017-07-12 06:01

Aspiring artists are encouraged to enter this year’s Phatshoane Henney New Breed Art competition. This year’s is the second edition following the first, which was launched last year.

The competition is presented by Phatshoane Henney Attorneys in association with the Oliewenhuis Art Museum.

Submissions of entries will be done at the Oliewenhuis Art Museum from 4 to 10 September. All competition winners, including merit award winners, will automatically qualify for preparation support and the Winners Group Exhibition to be held at Gallery on Leviseur to showcase a broader body of the competition winners’ work.

The art competition offers R100 000 in prize money, which will be allocated to the competition winners. The first prize of R50 000 will be awarded to the winner, R20 000 to the runner-up and R10 000 each to two merit award winners, as well as R10 000 to the public choice award winner.

Aspiring artists are encouraged to enter and carefully read the submission requirements to ensure they prepare well and timeously to avoid late or incomplete submissions. For the entry form and more competition information, artists can visit the art competition website at

For more information, contact Magdel Louw, competition coordinator, at or Ester le Roux, curator at Oliewehuis, at oliewen@nasmus.­ or 051-011-0525.

Join the conversation! encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.

Inside News24

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.