The 2022 Sasol New Signatures Exhibition is officially open to the public, following the announcement of the Sasol New Signatures Art Competition Overall Winner, Mondli Mbhele, Runner-up Winner, Omolemo Rammile, and the five Merit Award winners at a ceremony in Pretoria on 24 August.
Full-time artist Mondli Mbhele (28) from Durban, KwaZulu-Natal has been announced as the winner of the 2022 Sasol New Signatures Art Competition. Mbhele walks away with a cash prize of R100 000 and an opportunity to have a solo exhibition at the Pretoria Art Museum
Two key events in the history of South Africa converge in Mondli Augustine Mbhele’s winning artwork for the 2022 Sasol New Signatures Art Competition. The Durban-based artist references the Sharpeville massacre of 1960 and the 2020 protests around COVID-19 lockdown restrictions in Iphasi nesiphesheli, a