PHOTO GALLERY: New Breed Art Exhibition opens


Local art lovers turned up in their numbers to get a sneak peek of all the exciting entries during tonight’s opening of the Phatshoane Henney New Breed Art Exhibition at Oliewenhuis Art Gallery in Bloemfontein. More than 50 art pieces selected from over 130 entries in this popular art competition will be on display at Oliewenhuis until 25 November, after which the winners will be announced. A whopping R100 000 is up for grabs in the competition. The winning artist will walk away with R50 000, the runner-up will earn R20 000, two promising young artists will get R10 000 each, and the winner of the final R10 000 will be decided by a public vote. Bloemfontein Courant attended the opening and compiled this gallery for its readers. PHOTOS: PIETER DELPORT