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Rupert Museum

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Stellentia Avenue | Off Dorp Street, Stellenbosch, South Africa
+27 21 888 3344
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My 2nd fulfilling visit here

I came back to study the highly designed Pierneff paintings again. The construct of all of his... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rodbender7429
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Wilmington, North Carolina
PIERNEEF EXHIBIT IS WORTH THE TREK TO STELLENBOSCH

I have been to this exhibit a number of times, almost every time I visit Stellenbosch, on my thrice... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
WorldtravelerZAR
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Toronto, Canada
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Stellentia Avenue | Off Dorp Street, Stellenbosch, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came back to study the highly designed Pierneff paintings again. The construct of all of his paintings is very impressive as well as the mostly cool pallet. I am drawn to the Irma Stern paintings also because of the raw but powerful figures and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been to this exhibit a number of times, almost every time I visit Stellenbosch, on my thrice yearly trips to CT. All the old station panels from the Johannesburg rail station are on permanent display and are truly mesmerizing. They are, for me,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I loved this museum. It contains a large collection of 20th century South African art. The work tere is beautiful.

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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

A visit to this art museum is well worth it from a perspective of seeing works of recognised SA artists. It is small, which I prefer as it gives ample time to appreciate the work. I often wonder who decides what is art...or what qualifies...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2018

Non South Africans may not have heard of Pierneef.This museum has a wonderful and extensive collection of his works which cover the Johannesburg Rail Station,the Cape and the Transvaal. Irma Stern is also represented and many other South African artists.It is a wonderful representation of...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Run to this museum at 5' walk from town center. fantastic collection of art to help you better understand the trends, the history of an art we didn't know.

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

We visited the Rupert Museum as it was one of the recommended attractions in Stellenbosch - we were pleasantly surprised to find a really nice art gallery with an eclectic mix of European and South African Art. Kathe Kollwitz, Irma Stern and the sculptor Anton...More

1  Thank johhew
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

The art displayed was very good. It represented only about 5 artist when were were there. Each display of 20 or more pieces by each artist was very well organized.

Thank CanadianTripper
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Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Very interesting art museum. My favorite is the pantings from Johannesburg station. This museum could perhaps have more information on the Rupert family.

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

A wold class collection of art and sculpture by South African artists in a peaceful setting that is good for the soul.

Thank Lisa R
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