Emerge / Ontluik was the third annual art initiative of the Alette Wessels Kunskamer. The theme for the 2005 initiative was "EMERGE." "Kat verrys uit die as," was chosen to be part of this collection of fifty emerging artists.
The winner of the shield was Cathy Batchellier. The selection panel included Katinka Kempff, Magamana Eric Lubisi and Yvette Myburgh.