2021 Absa L’Atelier Gerard Sekoto Award winner Portfolio statement Sidzumo was born in 1996 in Cape Town. He completed his degree in Fine Arts at the Michaelis School of Fine Arts, Cape Town, South Africa, in 2019. Sidzumo’s work is a reflection of his personal memories and lived experiences in relation to the boarder socio-political […].
2021 Absa L’Atelier Ambassador: Winning artist in Group A Portfolio statement Von Maltitz is presently enrolled for a Doctor of Philosophy, Fine Art, at the University of the Free State, South Africa. She is also presently a full-time lecturer in the Department of Fine Art at the University of the Free State. For Von Maltitz, […].
2021 Absa L’Atelier Ambassador: Winning artist in Group C Portfolio statement Michael Blebo was born in Accra, Ghana, in 1993. He holds an Honors Degree in Fine Arts (Sculpture) from Kwame Nkrumah University if Science and Technology, Ghana. As an emerging artist Blebo combines both his independent art practice and work with unconventional material such […].
2021 Absa L’Atelier Ambassador: Winning artist in Group B Portfolio statement Kekere-Ekun was born in Lagos, Nigeria, in 1993. She received her B.A. and M.A. in Visual Arts from the Department of Creative Arts, University of Lagos; where she majored in Graphic Design. She also holds a PhD in Art and Design from the University […].