Exhibition open
for public viewing

During the year you are welcome to visit Welgemeend to view the various exhibitions. Opening times are varied and we therefor request that you contact us on 060 563 2822 to make an appointment. Kindly consult our calendar for special exhibition dates and/or events.

Strauss & Co Masterclass
Life forces: The still lifes of Irma Stern

The exhibition, Life Force: The Still-Lifes of Irma Stern, at the 2018 Turbine Art Fair forms part of the strategic objectives of Strauss & Co, which emphasize not only facilitating public access to the arts, but also the importance of educational outreach. Conducted by Wilhelm van Rensburg on Thursday 2 August.

Strauss & Co Masterclass
Colour, Materiality & Process

Penny Siopis will be discussing the interesting topic of Colour, Materiality and Process in her work as a painter in our Strauss & Co Masterclass on Saturday 4 August.

Classical Music Concert
performed by Liza & Gerhard Joubert

Mother and son will be performing solo pieces from composers Bach, Haydn, Schubert, Chopin and duets from Brahms and Arnold van Wyk on Sunday 5 August.

Women’s day festival
9 August 2018

Art journalist, Amanda Botha in conversation with heart surgeon, Dr Susan Vosloo. Lunch and musical performance by Luna Paige and Simangele Mashazi.

Cocktail and Walkabout
16 August 2018

After a long days work come and enjoy a glass of wine…or two, with delicious snacks and an informal discussion by Frank Kilbourn of the exhibition. Wander through the Welgemeend Manor House while being inspired by the works of art from South African women artist of the past 100 years.

Strauss & Co Masterclass
A short course on Art Appreciation

Amanda Botha (Art Journalist) and Lizelle Kilbourn will present a short course in art appreciation on Saturday 18 August, at Welgemeend. It is aimed at beginners and intended to make enjoyment and understanding of works of art (paintings, sculptures, etc) more accessible to those with no academic background in art or art history.

Strauss & Co Masterclass
Auction mechanics

Behind the scenes at Strauss & Co by Bina Genovese and Vanessa Phillips, Joint Managing Directors.