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Deborah Dinah Mbengwane

dinahAcademic Background

Bsc in Biochemistry (in progress)

Favorite artworks

Portrait by Jean Welz

Reasons for digging the artworks

The melancholic expression on teh face of the boy communicates the overall sombre fealing of the work.

Duties

  • Tour Guide
  • Admin Assistant for Educators Orientation Programme, Sunnyside Primary School

fortunateAcademic Background

Diploma in Travel and Toursim Management

Favorite Artwork

Pretoria (1872) by Thomas Baines

Reasons for digging the artwork

This artwork is a colour, playful and it communicates to the audiencehow Pretoria looked like in 1872.

Duties

  • Attended Preparatory Programme 2009
  • Responsible for Guided Tour Booking Processing

beleviaAcademic Background

National Diploma in Logistics and Public Relations certificate

Favorite Artwork

Lighthouse on Rocks

Reasons for digging the artwork

I love nature; the work for me is a good representation of nature.

Academic Background

B-Tech Fine Art

Favorite artwork

Many, hard to decide

Philiswa Lila

Academic Background

B Tech fine art (in progress)

Favorite artwork

Umqombothi by George Pemba

Reasons for digging the artwork

Pemba’s life story, his struggle , success and contribution as a visual artist in South Africa is insipiring.

Academic Background

Travel and tourism

Favorite artwork

Shiva Dance by Judith Mason

Reasons for digging the artwork

It is on a big scale, it shows the intensive labour that went into the making the artworks. It is detailed and has cultural connotation.

Duties

  • Tour Guide
  • Guided Tour Booking Proccessing
  • Children Gallery Caretaker

Omphemetse TlatsaneAcademic Background

Diploma in Fine Art

Favorite artwork

Pretoria (1872) by Thomas Baines

Academic Background

Provincial Tourist Guide (Gauteng)

Favorite artwork

Anti Waste by William Kentridge

Reasons for digging the artwork

This artwork is part of Resistance Art in South Africa; it can be used during the tour to discuss state of emergencies that took placein the ’80s in our country.

Duties

  • Tour Guide
  • Guided Tour Booking Processing
  • Art Library Assistant

Academic Background

Diploma in Travel and Tourism Management

Favorite artwork

San Hunter by Anton Van Wouw

Reasons for digging the artwork

The artworks depicts one of the ancient people whose lives were organised arround hunting and gathering roots and berries, the San. The San also made rock paintings in the caves and rock engravings in the open planes of Southern African landscapes.

Duties

Tour Guide

Occasionally assists museum custodians

Academic Background

B.A. Gen

B.A. Hon, Visual Communications Studies

Favorite artwork

The Naked Maya by Coert Steynberg

Reasons for digging the artwork

The sculpture is serene and majestic as well as larger than life

Duties

Tour Guide