Art exhibition at The Glen

BEAUTIFUL: Paintings by learners from Robertsham Primary School.

LEARNERS from schools in the South attended an arts awards ceremony at The Glen Shopping Centre on Friday evening, November 3.

A number of schools were invited but only eight schools participated, namely: Covenant College Primary, Grace Trinity School for Girls, Meredale Primary, Winchester Ridge Primary, Townsview Primary, Aloe Ridge Primary, Robertsham Primary and Mondeor Primary.

TALENTED: Artworks by Aloe Ridge Primary School and Robertsham Primary School learners.

This year the art exhibition was convened by Annastella Papageorgiou, who was assisted by Heather Tutton, Gill Callan and Bev Phillips.

WELL DONE: Jade Swan and Reo Nare from Grace Trinity School for Girls.

Prizes were sponsored by The Glen Shopping Centre (printing of certificates and hosting of awards ceremony), PNA The Glen (vouchers and goody-bags), Wimpy The Glen (vouchers), Spur The Glen (vouchers) and Miss Earth South Africa (charcoal pencils).

CONGRATULATIONS: Ishita Vallabh, silver runner-up, from Grace Trinity School for Girls.

The exhibition was adjudicated by Paula De Oliviera, who believes in encouraging the visual arts as a form of expression that everyone can relate to, and Gina Leite, an artist with many years’ experience in the visual arts field.

Gold award winners

WINNERS: Ronewa Maphala and Mia Davidson from Covenant College primary school.

Gold awards were received by: Lyla Bergman, Khethelo Mazibuko, Tareena Singh, Phegello Mabotsa, Tapiwa Chataika, Caleb Dube, Mia Davidson, Ronewa Maphala, Brooklyn Fisher, Reo Nare, Jade Swan, Kaylee White, Xiavayivayi Shambane, Unathi Kwetsane, Khaye Mukhadakhamu, Jaden Balraj, Humza Ali, Jamie Paul, Xavier Mbumba, Thando Ramoshai, Jared Borman, Willow Swartz and Lerato Mokalapa.

As well as by: Shreya Sewpersad, Sulaiman Jattiem, Misho Mabunda, Heloisa Cezario, Deelan Kassen, Cayley Henry, Tasneem Dhoda, Nolwandle Tlhapi, Bhatiya Foram, Julia Deib, Oratilwe Chikane, Oreeditse Kuzwayo, Sitara Singh, Basetsana Mpeta, Kai Sabelo, Jordan Brown, Jordan-Lee Latchman and Shaylin Chetty.

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