Joshua Hales & Matthew Phipps (Form VI) participated in the Poland International Art Competition 2016

Joshua Hales and Matthew Phipps from Form VI Visual Arts Department participated in the Poland International Art Competition entitled Different Look, with the theme Here and Now.

Many sponsors support this exhibition in Poland, including UNICEF and the Art Museum of Sosnowiec.

More than 25 442 artworks have been submitted, from 46 countries, such as France, Poland, Lithuania and Belarus.

Joshua and Matthew are the only South Africans that have won awards at this art competition.

It is the second consecutive year that both Matthew and Joshua have represented South Africa, both attaining distinctions. Both these boys have been ranked in the top 26 in the world in the age group 17 – 19.

Mrs S de Beer

Subject Head: Art