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The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.
— Aristotle

All art is at once surface and symbol. Those who go beneath the surface do so at their peril. Those who read the symbol do so at their peril. It is the spectator, and not life, that art really mirrors. Diversity of opinion about a work of art shows that the work is new, complex and vital.

—Oscar Wilde

The Department of UP Arts

Please note that the University of Pretoria Museums will be closed from the 5 December 2017 due to the ending of the academic year and will only reopen on the 17 January 2018.


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Leo Haese Lunch Hour Concert

Diarise the following Free Lunch Hour Concerts - 2017

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