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Sunday, January 28, 2018


(Judge Zamani Makhanya with Sharon Bischoff’s winning mixed media
on paper “Sipolilo ’67”. Photo by Liza du Plessis)

The winners of the KZNSA Members exhibition were announced on January 16, 2018. Judged by Zamani Makhanya, Sfiso ka Mkame and Garth Walker. Winners received cash prizes (1st prize: R10,000, 2nd prize: R5,000, 3rd prize: R2,500 and KZNSA Commendation prize: R2,500).

The list of winners and their artworks is as follows:

First Place – Sharon Bischoff, Sipolilo ’67 - Mixed media on paper
Second place – Robin Moodley, Gift of Memory (Disruption & Memory) - Mixed media
Third Place – Lara Mellon, Land Disrupted: Picture Postcards from SA - Mixed Media

KZNSA Commendation – Eugene Hlophe, Whose Heritage? - Oil on canvas

KZNSA Special Mentions:
Michelle Silk - In the Jungle, the Mighty Jungle .... - Mixed Media
Kenneth Shandu - DO I? - Screenprint on cardboard
Kay Smart – Untitled - Pastel

There will be a walkabout of Disruption in the Main Gallery on February 3 at 10h00. Judge Garth Walker will be there to share comments and anecdotes on the judges' decisions on winning pieces and the other artwork on display. All are welcome, entry is free.

The KZNSA Gallery is situated at 166 Bulwer Road, Glenwood, in Durban. More information on 031 277 1705, fax 031 201 8051 or cell 082 220 0368 or visit