9-12 July 2019


Opportunity Description

VULEKA, from isiXhosa, means ‘OPEN’ – and is open to all artists who are permanent residents in South Africa, older than 18 years and have not had a solo exhibition in the past three years.

The annual VULEKA ART COMPETITION was established by Artb in 1963, making it the oldest continuous art competition in South Africa and celebrating its 56th birthday this year!

The Conrad Theys prize of R20 000 will be awarded to the 2019 winner.

Over the years the competition has drawn entries from now prominent artists including: William Kentridge, Sue Williamson, Christo Coetzee, Pippa Skotnes, Andries Gouws and many more.

How to Apply

Art.B invites your online entry at: www.artb.co.za or contact the Gallery at 021 917 1197 or email artb@artb.co.za.

Entry fees are R120 for members and R150 for non-members.

Further inquiries please contact the Gallery at 021 917 1197 or email artb@artb.co.za