South African Artist, Willem Lötter
Born on a farm near Baltimore in the Limpopo district, Willem is a self-taught artist . He started with watercolours, but soon experimented with oil. In 1990 he relocated to Cape Town and devoted most of his time to painting. He worked at a leading importer of fine table ware and interior decor, being the commercial photographer, stylist and layout artist. He also finished catalogues and was the showroom display artist. From 1996 onwards, he took part in many exhibitions in Cape Town and in 1999 took a short course at Michale Pettit school of art. Willem currently lives in Suurbraak, near Swellendam.