About the Sophie Mgcina Emerging Voices Award

Anje Cronje
(2018 Winner)

Anje Cronje  matriculated and moved to Bloemfontein in 2017 to study Architecture at the University of the Free State. She is a young creative who finds balance between technical creative designing and the absolute freedom of art where she can express without boundaries. Her architecture career and her art career constantly fuel and influence each other. Cronje’s artworks are influenced by locals from Aberdeen, her hometown, and photographs of interesting traditional faces from Africa.

Lesedi Job
(2017 Winner)

Sonia Thandazile Radebe
(2016 Winner)

Dominique Khayelihle
(2015 Winner)

Lulu Mlangeni
(2014 Winner)