Johannesburg born, Jean le Clus-Theron is a BA Graphic Design and BA Art History Honours (cum laude) graduate from the North-West University, Potchefstroom campus. She has been successfully managing the NWU’s Centre for Creativity Training since 2008. In 2011 Jean presented a paper at an international conference at UCLA, with her first accredited article published in 2012. In 2013 she enrolled at Michaelis School of Fine Art under guidance of Andrew Lamprecht and Annemi Conradie. Jean was drawn to continue her studies at UCT due to her interest in various theoretic approaches to the phenomena of artistic success and importance in the Contemporary South African art market scene, read more at www.memearts.com.