Sasol New Signatures 2019

Entries for 2019's Sasol New Signatures art competition are officially closed. A total of 80 works have been selected across South Africa for the final exhbition which will run from 22 August to 29 September 2019. The winners will be announced at a prestigious awards evening on Wednesday, 21 August.

The Sasol New Signatures exhibition is open to the public and can be viewed at the Pretoria Art Museum:

Dates: 22 August - 29 September 2019

Gallery hours: Tuesday - Sunday, 10:00 - 17:00 | Closed on Mondays and public holidays


About Sasol New Signatures

The competition is open to all South African artists who are 18 years and older who have not yet held a solo exhibition. Artists who have held a solo exhibition for academic purposes, i.e. a Master's degree exhibition, are allowed to enter. Artists are able to submit artworks in all artistic mediums including photography, performance art, video and installations.

The winner receives R100 000 and a solo exhibition at the following year's Sasol New Signatures exhibition, with the runner up receiving R25 000 and five merit award winners walking away with R10 000 each.