The Absa L’Atelier art competition is one of Africa’s most prestigious art competitions. The competition, which has been running for 35 years this year, is hosted annually by Absa in partnership with the South African National Association for the Visual Arts (SANAVA).

Important notice:
Please note that we will be announcing the 2021 winning artists in each Group, as well as the Absa L’Atelier Gerard Sekoto Award winner, on 7 October 2021.