Special Projects



Congratulations to Lerato Motaung, the winner of the Emergence Art Prize 2020, .
The Emergence Art Prize received 184 entries from talented artists working across disciplines and mediums, and we’d like to thank everyone that entered and supported the competition.
A special word of thanks to Rand Merchant Bank for their support and to our judges including Ashraf Jamal, Azu Nwagbogu, Carolynne Waterhouse and Bettina Nampé.
The prize includes an exhibition at THK Gallery in Cape Town, a two month residency at the innovative Quartier am Hafen Studio House on the banks of the Rhine in Cologne, Germany, in June and July 2021, and an R80 000 cash prize, a portion of which will go towards airfares and a stipend while the artist is in residence.