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A FOCUS ON IRMA STERN
4-11 May 2021

Special Preview in Cape Town | Museum Moment | Panel Discussion

Lot 177: Irma Stern | Still Life with Lilies | R 6 000 000 – 8 000 000 (See video below) Virtual Live Auction in Johannesburg, 17-18 May 2021

 


EVENTS TO DIARISE:

Special One-day Preview in Cape Town
Tuesday 4 May 2021, 10am to 4pm
UCT Irma Stern Museum, Cape Town

Three seminal works by Irma Stern from the May Virtual Live Auction in Johannesburg will be on view in Cape Town for one day only.

Venue: UCT Irma Stern Museum, 21 Cecil Road, Rosebank, Cape Town
*Museum entrance fee payable
Enquiries: +27 21 683 6560

LEFT: Lot 184: Irma Stern | The Yellow Hat | R 5 000 000 – 6 000 000
RIGHT: Lot 193: Irma Stern | Three African Women | R 4 000 000 – 5 000 000

 


 

Museum Moments: UCT Irma Stern Museum
Wednesday 5 May 2021, 4pm
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Join Strauss & Co in conversation with director, Nadja Daehnke and Ayesha Price, interim Curator, of the UCT Irma Stern Museum in Cape Town as they discuss a new vision for the Museum, with focus on outreach, education and engagement. The discussion will also reveal recent renovations and re-curations at the Museum, and how these are based on research of what The Firs would have looked like when Irma Stern lived here.

JOIN THE ZOOM WEBINAR HERE (Passcode: 995828)

 


 

Panel discussion: New Perspectives on Irma Stern
Tuesday 11 May 2021, 6pm
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Irma Stern is the subject of two new books by art historian Dr LaNitra M. Berger and editor, critic and author Sean O’Toole. Strauss & Co’s senior art specialist and Stern specialist Wilhelm van Rensburg chats to the authors about their respective publications:
Irma Stern: African in Europe/European in Africa, by Sean O’Toole
Irma Stern and the Racial Paradox of South African Modern Art: Audacities of Color,
by Dr LaNitra M. Berger

JOIN THE ZOOM WEBINAR HERE (Passcode: 169268)


WATCH THE HIGHLIGHT VIDEO ON YOUTUBE:

 

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