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Willie Strydom

Willie Strydom - 001 Photo

WILLIE STRYDOM – Johannesburg-born Willie Strydom’s interest in art started at a very young age. His Dad used to work at the Post Office in Joubert Park, Johannesburg and when they, as a family, went to pick him up from work, they used to stop at the Park when there was an art exhibition. There, Willie identified artist Gerrit Roon as one of his favourites.

The first evidence of an artistic inclination was noticed in his primary school days when he was always sketching