Johan Capiau or CAPJO is a Belgian artist who was born in 1960 in Ninove. He is an all-round artist. He is a painter, watercolorist, draftsman, musician, sculptor, cartoonist, photographer, poet, decorator and glass artist. He attended classes at the Akademie van Aalst (1975 - 1980) and at the Academy of Antwerp (1980 -1982). He refers to his own style as "Maximalism".