Anthea is an artist, a teacher, a play facilitator, a public speaker, a constant learner and a bad singer who has started an experimental choir. In 2008 she completed her Masters at Wits with a focus on play and performance in public space. In 2013 she won the Standard Bank Young Artist Award for Performance Art (inaugural) where she created her “Vs.” series, which embraced failure and reimagined winning as the act of learning itself. She has travelled widely as an artist and play facilitator. In May 2015 she participated in the Johannesburg Pavilion residency at the 56th Venice Biennale. In Joburg 2016, Anthea co-initiated and produced the “Hey Hillbrow let’s dlala!” public art parade and was a workshop facilitator for “My Alex – Youth Perceptions of Place”. Anthea has spoken at Play Publik (Berlin), Creative Womxn, Creative Mornings and in March 2017 Anthea was the keynote speaker at the CounterPlay festival in Denmark. Anthea lives, learns, works and plays in Johannesburg.