Exterior view of Thapong studios, Gaborone, 2009. Courtesy Thapong Visual Arts Centre
Thapong Visual Arts Centre was established to promote visual arts in Botswana. The center strives to encourage the local community and aspiring artists to be creative, discover means of self-expression, and portray messages by using visual language. Thapong is a membership-driven organization whose members interact primarily during exhibitions and workshops.