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Renier le Roux was born in Cape Town in 1973 and lived in Kempton Park where he matriculated at HoŽrskool Birchleigh in 1990. He completed his National Military Service at the Engineer school in Kroonstad, the Free State, and did further Contract Short Service as an instructor in The Instructor Training Course at the same school.

Renier enrolled at the Pretoria Technikon (now known as the Tshwane University of Technology) in 1993, where he studied fine arts. He excelled in Sculpture, Drawing and Painting and completed his National Diploma in Fine arts in 1995. During these years he also worked as a student assistant and was appointed the Senior Technical Assistant by 1997.

Renier is still employed at TUT and enjoy teaching methods and techniques to sculpture students. He has participated in many national Art Competitions in both student and professional categories and has been recognized and awarded through many of these. His work has also been taken in to art collections like the Sasol Collection and the Pretoria Art Museum Permanent Collection. Commercially he has been awarded many commissions and is active in trophy design and manufacture. He is currently working on a body of work for a solo exhibition.

Renier le Roux (Chucky)
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