GROENEWALD studied at the University of Stellenbosch
(South Africa) where he obtained his BA.FA (Graphic
Design) and BA.FA (Photography) with distinction.Since
his entry into the art arena in 2002, his imaginative
paintings have enjoyed widespread public interest and
support, with national exposure in the printed media and
on television.His work is characterised by unusual word
play, fresh colour usage and unique characters such as
Basil the chef and his freerange chicken, Benedict.
Titles form an integral part of his paintings
his images, Frans is actually quite a normal person but
a clueless cook... He's married to Grace and they have
two wonderful sons, Joshua (11) and Thomas (5). They
live in Somerset West, Western Cape, South Africa.