Monthly Archives: May 2020

Who is South African Artist Irma Stern?

What are the key events in Irma Sterns life? Irma Stern is still considered to be South Africa’s foremost artist in terms of public recognition and the record prices that her works fetch at an auction. At first misunderstood for her highly individual and Modernist style by the conservative, shock-able public of Cape Town, she […]

Who was the inspiring South African Artist George Pemba?

South African Artist George Pemba

George Pemba is an inspiring artist who defeated the stereotype that black people could not become professional painters during the Apartheid regime in South Africa. Pemba is often referred to as the Grand-master of South African Art and is internationally recognized as one of South Africa’s greatest artists. His paintings depict the conditions of people living in […]