Artist Collections

The Sabinet African Archives portal currently offers an index to collections within academic institutions of South Africa. We are busy expanding this index. Sabinet also offers a hosting and digitisation solution to online collection holders to make it more discoverable to researchers globally.

Disclaimer — The collections listed on the Sabinet African Archives may include materials that reflect the attitudes, perspectives, and beliefs of different times. These materials are presented as part of historical records. Inclusion of these materials does not mean endorsement of or agreement with by Sabinet on any views or terms expressed in the descriptions and/or materials. Read more …

Irma Stern Museum

In her will, Irma Stern left her collections in trust for the encouragement and promotion of Fine Arts. From this the Irma Stern Museum was founded so that these collections…

Rupert Art Foundation

The collection consists of oil paintings, gouache paintings, serigraphs, pastel works, watercolour paintings, etc.

Huberte Goote

The collection consists of modular spaceographs, colour serigraphs, agamographs, prints, tapestries, multigraphs, etc.

Fransie Pienaar Museum

The antiques and artifacts were collected largely by Fransie Pienaar but the collection is still growing through donations from past and present inhabitants of Prince Albert. The Museum has a…

Potchefstroom Museum

The Potchefstroom Museum tells the unique story of this South African town in terms of four great men, who shaped and moulded it in their own ways. It also provides…


The collection consists of short biographies of South African artists as well as examples of their work The artists include: Francois Mouton Jason van Wyk Thando Dyanti Sascha-Lee Angelique Lawrence…


There is an extensive collection of South African studio ceramics including the works of Hylton Nel, the Linnware and Kalahari studios, Charmaine Haines, Meshak Masuku, Maggie Mikula and Lynnley Watson