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2017 Phatshoane Henney New Breed Art Competition launches 15 March 2017

Posted on March 10, 2017.

Renowned South African artist, Willie Bester, to host information session

Following the success of last year's competition, Phatshoane Henney Attorneys, in association with Oliewenhuis Art Museum, will launch the 2017 Phatshoane Henney New Breed Art Competition on Wednesday, 15 March 2017.

This visual arts Competition aims to discover new and emerging Free State-based artists, and to provide broad corporate and public exposure to showcase contemporary art from the province. The launch, starting at 15:00 at Oliewenhuis Art Museum, 16 Harry Smith Street in Bloemfontein, will include an exciting information session for interested artists, presented by acclaimed South African artist, Willie Bester – particularly well known for his installations made of found objects.

Entrants will be provided with information on the upcoming competition and new developments regarding this year's prizes, as well as pointers on competition preparation.

All prospective entrants are invited to attend.

For further queries, contact Magdel Louw, Competition Coordinator, at

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