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BRUSHING UP ON STERN, featuring work from the Permanent Collection of the Iziko South African National Gallery
123pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2015. R355
Catalogue of the exhibition, Iziko South African National Gallery, Cape Town, 2015.

This exhibition took place "on the eve of the 50th anniversary of her death,with the specific intention of opening a wider debate and bringing fresh perspectives and insights on her work to a new generation of South Africans." Hayden Proud, pg. 11

Contributions include:
"In Defence of Irma Stern: thoughts on art and politics in post-apartheid South Africa" by Lanitra Berger
"The Life of Irma Stern" and "A Gargantuan Feast: analysis of the artist's work" by Andrea Lewis
"Irma Stern and the South African National Gallery" by Hayden Proud
"The Phenomenal RIse of Irma Stern" by Hannah O'Leary.
LIFE FORCE, the still lifes of Irma Stern
33pp., colour illus., paperback, (Johannesburg), 2018. R150
Catalogue of the exhibition, RMB Turbine Art Fair, Johannesburg, 2018.

Includes the essays:
"Life Force, the still lifes of Irma Stern" by Sandra Klopper
"The Creation of Irma's Still Lifes - a personal view" by Christopher Peter.
Klopper (S.) IRMA STERN, Are you still alive? Stern's life and art seen through her letters to Richard and Freda Feldman, 1934-1966
240pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2017. R1200
Includes transcriptions of letters Irma Stern wrote to her friends Richard and Freda Feldman in Johannesburg from her home in Cape Town and while travelling, between 1934 and 1966, the year of her death. On the basis of these letters art historian Sandra Kloppers explores Irma Stern's relationship with the Feldmans and others in her immediate circle, her interactions with the art world of her day, and her encounters in Europe, Zanzibar and central Africa.

Includes the essays:
"A Friendship in Letters" by Mona Berman
"Irma Stern's Portraits of Freda Feldman" by Michael Godby.

Sandra Klopper is a former Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cape Town. Her other books include "Willie Bester" (with Michael Godby) and "AmaNdebele" and "The Bantwane" (with Peter Magubane).
Miles (E.) et. al. IRMA STERN, expressions of a journey
191 pp., 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2003. OUT OF PRINT
Catalogue published in conjunction with the retrospective exhibition of the works of Irma Stern (1915-1965): Portraits (1917-1961), Figure Studies (1916-1965), Landscapes (1922-1966), Still-Lifes (1912-1963), Standard Bank Gallery, 25 September - 29 November 2003.
Smuts (H.) AT HOME WITH IRMA STERN, a guidebook to the UCT Irma Stern Museum
48 pp., oblong 4to., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2007. R140
Irma Stern moved into The Firs in Rosebank, Cape Town, in the 1920s and left it to the University of Cape Town. It is now a museum and art gallery. This book is an introduction to her life, seen through her art and the objects in her house.