Emma Minkley

1988
Born in East London, South Africa

2007
Apprenticed to the East London painter Greg Schultz

2008
Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University Student Merit Bursaries for outstanding academic performance in undergraduate studies.

2009
Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University Merit Award for Outstanding Achievement in Second Year Studio Arts.

2010
National Diploma: Fine Art (Painting), awarded Cum Laude at Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Port Elizabeth.
Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University Student Merit Bursaries for outstanding academic performance in undergraduate studies.

2011
Baccalaureus Technologiae: Fine Art (Painting), awarded Cum Laude at Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Port Elizabeth.
Selected as one of the top one-hundred participants in the Absa L’Atelier Art Competition.

2012
Selected as one of the top one-hundred participants in the Sasol New Signatures Art Competition.
Started Thrifty Magpie, an online vintage clothing business