Art raises the F***ing money

Times Live | Shanaaz Eggington:

Artist Brett Murray’s Payback the F***ing Money surfboard fetched R50 000, while Beezy Bailey’s Submarine Magic fetchedR54 000 at last night’s Wavescape Festival Artboard Auction. Comedian Rob van Vuuren was in Muizenberg to help auction off the boards at the event, which raised R211 500 in total. At a packed Tiger’s Milk on the beachfront, surfboards painted by nine artists were up for grabs. The organisers had asked the artists to turn nine “Fish” surfboards – a shorter, wider board with a fish tail – into works of art, which have been on display at the restaurant since November 23… Read more 

Image: ON BOARD: Comedian Rob van Vuuren auctions the Wavescape surfboards last night. Photo: ADRIAN DE KOCK