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Conrad Theys

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Conrad Nagel Doman Theys (1940) – Conrad Theys was born in Montague, Western Cape. He grew up in Loeriesfontein in the North-Western Cape where he matriculated from Northern Paarl High School. In 1961 he completed his studies as a teacher at Brighton College, Oudtshoorn.

During 1969 and 1970 he studied art under the well-known artist Gregoire Boonzaier and in 1974 embarked on a full-time career as an artist. In 1981 and 1982 he also studied graphic art under Edwine Simon at the Ruth Prowse School of Art.