H: Tributes


In honour of a remarkable South African architect, Gawie Fagan (15 November 1925 – 13 September 2020)

8 November 2020

The art historians, Mary Cook and Hans Fransen write that the three most important and influential architects in the Western Cape during the middle of the previous century were Gawie Fagan, Pius Pahl and Revel Fox. All three did important architectural work in Stellenbosch. Gawie Fagan died recently.

Hannes Meiring

6 May 2010

Hannes Meiring, bekende argitek en bewaringsvegter wat in die jare sewentig ‘n landwye beweging gelei het om Kerkplein in Pretoria te bewaar, het vandeesweek onverwags aan huis in Stellenbosch gesterf. Hy was 75 jaar. Die beweging van destyds om Kerkplein te red was meer as net ‘n gewone bewaringspoging. Dit was voorbladnuus en volbladnuus in […]