Masterclass: Welgemeend& Boerneef :The Life & Times of the Welgemeend & theCollector , Boerneef

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Date(s) - 2019-08-03
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Event Price
R 100 per person

Event Contact Details
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Welgemeend Function Venu
Welgemeend Street
Cape Town
Western Cape


Welgemeend dating back to 1693, is one of the oldest surviving homesteads in the city.Join Dr Gera de Villiers, Researcher and Junior Art Specialist at Strauss & Co,as she discusses the history and legacy of Welgemeend and the families who lived there.Welgemeend houses the art collection and library of the well-known South African poet and Author, Boerneef.Amanda Botha, Art Journalist and personal friend of Boerneef, will share insights and anecdotes about the poet and his collect. This MasterClass form part of the talks that will be given at Welgemeend during Art Month.