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Saturday, January 21, 2012


Expect to see over 100 artworks exploring the theme RED at this year’s KZNSA Members Exhibition. Also featured will be an installation performance of competitive body builders as human statues wearing ‘blingkinis’ by designer Cathrine Fleur.

The Members' Exhibition offers generous prizes in memory of Joan Emmanuel, a long-standing member of the KZNSA and passionate supporter of the visual arts. There is a R10,000 first prize, a R5,000 second prize, and a R2,500 third prize. There is also a R1,500 prize for the most innovative interpretation of the theme and R1,000 awarded as a merit prize. The First, Second and Third prizes will include a R250 voucher for the purchase of quality stretched canvases courtesy of Classic Canvases.

This year's invited guest judges are: Andrew Verster, Maria Soares and Richard Hart. KZNSA Gallery curator Bren Brophy facilitates the judging process.

RED is currently running at The KZNSA Gallery at 166 Bulwer Road, Glenwood, in Durban. More information on 031 277 1703, fax 031 201 8051 or cell 082 220 0368 or visit