Pieter Lategan was born in Pretoria, South Africa, on 24 January 1970.
He left school in 1988 and started as a clerk in the Department Education and training.
In 1992 he enrolled at NKP Teacher’s Training College in Pretoria. His main subject was art.
The end of the year he stopped studying joined the University of Technology.
He took the Entertainment Technology Course with his main subject, Decor Painting.
He got a job at an advertising company for a year and left and work for a Medal Company and designed for five years and eight months medals. While there, he enrolled at an Art Academy for a part-time course in Communication Design.
He completed his studies at the Pretoria University of Technology.
He started working for an Internet company as a graphic in-house designer. He worked there from 2003 till 2015 in the Marketing department as a Graphic, Web Designer, and Marketing Coordinator.
He enrolled again, part-time, at an Art Academy for short courses again in Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, and PHP Programming and HTML 5 and SQL.
His main focus now are on portrait and figure sketches.