Born: 2/4/1964, Warmbaths South Africa. Academic: Obtained his BA Fine Arts degree from the University of Pretoria in 1987 and his Master’s Degree in Fine Arts from the University of the Witwatersrand in 1996. Diek Grobler works on a variety of media and disciplines: Ceramic sculpture, oil, and gouache paintings, scraperboard drawings. He also works on time based disciplines: Performance art, computer aided 2D animation and stop-motion animation. He lives and works in Pretoria, South Africa.