South African Artist, Leonie Brown
At the tender age of twenty-two she has already won the prestigious 1986 Volkskas Atelier Fine Art Award, in addition to both the Schweicherd and Gregoire Boonzaaier Art Bursaries the year before.
Leonie has taken part and either been placed or won some of the most prestigious awards for Fine Art in South Africa, which includes the following:
Gregoire Boonzaaier Art Bursary, First prize, 1985.
Potchefstroom Talent Festival: First prize, 1986.
Schweikcherd Art Bursary for Painting.
Winner of Volkskas National Fine Art Competition. Placement and First Prize in Fine Art Category, 1986.
Rolfes Impressions. Placement in top 10 nationally.
Total Exhibition for Young Artists.