Nicolaas Vergunst

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Nicolaas Vergunst

Nicolaas Maartin Vergunst (Cape Town, 1 September 1958) is the author of Knot of Stone: the day that changed South Africa’s history. Knot of Stone was published by Arena Books in the United Kingdom and the United States in 2011.

Biography[edit]

Vergunst studied art and cultural history at Stellenbosch University and University of KwaZulu-Natal. From 1988 he worked at the South African National Gallery in Cape Town (later transformed into the Iziko South African Museum) where he curated Hoerikwaggo: Images of Table Mountain, an exhibition about the ever-shifting European perceptions of the South African landscape.[1] The book produced for this exhibition[2] has had several reprints.

Hoerikwaggo: Images of Table Mountain


References[edit]

  1. ^ Reviews: [1]; [2]. Retrieved 22 February 2011.
  2. ^ http://www.iziko.org.za/sang/exhib/2001/hoerikwaggo/index.htm. Retrieved 22 February 2011.

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