Awards & Achievements

Deodanda Brown was selected as one of the top 20 finalists in the national Vuleka Art Competition in 2018, hosted by the South African Association of Visual Arts. 
Her painting, Will you walk with me through the mist?, depicts the sensitive and trusting nature of an Ayrshire cow and raises awareness towards brutal and inhumane farm practices in the meat & dairy industry.  

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"Will you walk with me through the mist?" 

60 x 90 cm, oil on canvas

The Vuleka art competition has been hosted since 1963 by the Arts Association of Bellville which is the Western Cape branch for the South African Association of Visual Arts.  Prominent artists such as William Kentridge (Winner 1980), Sue Williamson, Christo Coetzee, Pippa Skotnes and Andries GouwsRead are only a few of the artists who have taken part in this prestigious art competition.  Read more about Vuleka's history at https://www.artb.co.za/about-us/history/