Mary Corrigall is an award-winning art journalist and academic. She has been closely observing and commentating on the contemporary African art scene for over 15 years. CNN, the European Commission, the English Academy of South Africa, the Arts & Culture Trust among other authorities have all awarded her arts journalism. In 2017 she founded Corrigall & Co, a Cape Town-based art research consultancy focussed on producing in-depth publications on the Contemporary African Art Ecology. A Decade of Curating (2018) and The Top 50 Artists and the Top 20 Curators who Validated Them (2019) are the most recent.