Cell: 083 297 7491 | Email: emmart@worldonline.co.za

Emma Willemse is a conceptual artist, lecturer and curator living and working in Riebeek Kasteel in the Swartland of the Western Cape.

Her art-making practice deals with issues of displacement and is informed by her own experiences. Her artworks are technically varied, and include sculptural installations, printmaking, artistís books, painting and drawing.

Emma has exhibited extensively in South Africa, Africa and abroad, and her works have been included in the Art Bank Joburg, the Nandoís Collection, the Arcadia Collection and the South African Embassy in Beijing. In 2017 she held a solo show of her artistís books in Paris and in March 2018 she was the festival artist of the Woordfees in Stellenbosch with a retrospective exhibition of her works.

Emma holds a Masters in visual art from the University of South Africa, and qualifications in psychology and librarianship.