She was awarded the Judy Steinburg Painting Prize and the Simon Gerson Distinction Award in 2012 and the Jules Kramer Music & Fine Arts Scholarship and Maciver Scholarship in 2013.
Includes an introduction by Johans Borman and paintings by JH Pierneef, Adolph Jentsch, Peter Clarke, Erik Laubscher, Cobus van Bosch, Walter Battiss, Cecil Skotnes, Simon Stone, Sanell Aggenbach, Clare Menck, Walter Meyer and Joshua Miles.
After all, the true mark of an A-lister is being able to transition onto the big screen, where the paydays can be greater and the fame far more global.
Part of what makes Clarke a particularly interesting member of this group — an anomaly, even — is that she's entering it despite the fact that she's still largely unrecognizable.
casting director and several of the show's producers. "There was a huge, incredible plateau of fruit," Clarke, 28, recalls in her chirpy British accent. This is a audition.' " Just one year out of the famed Drama Centre London (other alums include Colin Firth, Michael Fassbender and Tom Hardy), the self-described "country girl" who grew up in Berkshire near Oxford University (where her father is a theater sound engineer and her mom a marketing exec) was struck by the extravagance.
But Clarke was auditioning for the role of a queen, Daenerys Targaryen, potential heir to the Iron Throne.