Rhakotis has led to a small revolution in the way that curators, writers and artists engage with Graeco-Roman Egypt. The panel had a hard time selecting winners. Retiring to Bibendum restaurant in London for the traditional long lunch, and after much deliberation, the following winners were selected.
Best exhibition specifically about Greco-Roman Egypt
Best UK Exhibition outside London
Best exhibition specifically about Greco-Roman Egypt Runner Up
Best UK Exhibition
Best UK Exhibition Runner Up
Best International Exhibition
Best Exhibition UX
Best contemporary art show (joint)
Best non-fiction book
Best fiction book
Rhakotis Lifetime Award 2019
About the Prize
Rhakotis is unique in crediting and rewarding our award panel more than the winners. The panelists enjoy a heavy meal followed by a discussion over cigars in one of London’s finest restaurants. The Rhakotis Award Laureates receive the glory and recognition of winning one of the most prestigious awards in the field of Graeco-Roman Egypt.