B I O G R A P H Y

Felicity Papp is American. She lived in 19 different places in the U.S. before she left the States in 1998 to go to Europe.
She studied art in Chicago and Florence, Italy prior to settling in Germany, where she is presently living and working.
Her works - the majority of which are oil on canvas paintings - are sometimes associated with the "new realism" movement.  Felicity Papp herself describes her paintings as "modern figuratism".



E d u c a t i o n

1977
born in Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA

1995-1997
Columbia College, Chicago: Art, Photographiy

1997-1998
working artist, portrait photographer

1998
leaving America, settling in Germany

1999-2000
Instituto Lorenzo di Medici, Florence: traditional painting techniques, sculpture, art history



P u b l i c a t i o n s

Catalog:  26th International Hollfeld Art Show

Catalog:  7th Lessedra World Art Print

Catalog:  UAMO 2010

exhibition-in-print:  International Drawing Annual 5

exhibition-in-print:  International Painting Annual
 
E x h i b i t i o n s

- 2011 -
"International Painting Annual", Manifest Press, USA
"Offene Ateliers 2011", Paderborn, Germany
"Spiegelung - Reflexion", Karlsruhe, Germany
"International Biennial of Drawing 2010", travelling exhibition


- 2010 -
"VII. International Biennial of Drawing Pilsen", Plzeň, Czech Rep.
"UAMO 2010", Munich, Germany
"International Drawing Annual 5", Manifest Press, USA
"Oase als Phänomen", Karlsruhe, Germany
"Putting-It-All-Together", climate/gallery, NY, USA


- 2009 -
"The Kinsey Institute's Juried Art Show 2009", SoFA Gallery, USA
"item Art Prize for painting 2009", Ulm, Germany
"Offene Ateliers 2009", Paderborn, Germany


- 2008 -
"7th Lessedra World Art Print", Sofia, Bulgaria
"Artprize 2008", Foundation KSK Esslingen-Nürtlingen, Germany
"Drawing on Experience", Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, USA
"Welde Art Prize 2008", Sparkasse Heidelberg
"AAEA Fall Juried Show", Lexington, Kentucky, USA
"Leonardo 2007/208", Art Museum Walter, Glass-Palace Augsburg


- 2006 -
"Retrospektive '05", Technology Center Paderborn, solo show
"Offene Ateliers 2006", Paderborn
Sylt, HOF Galerie Keitum & HOF Galerie Morsum: Presentation of the work series "equipoise"


- 2005 -
"Ornithology" - Martinusquelle Bad Lippspringe, solo show
"Offene Ateliers 2005", Paderborn
"Equidae" - Gut Ringelsbruch Paderborn, solo show
work series "facets", Vernissage


- 2004
"Between the Lines" - Gallery Strüßmann, Detmold
"Offene Ateliers 2004", Paderborn
26. International Hollfeld Art Show: 100 artists from 34 countries
"On The Wall", Olympia Grand Hall London, UK


- 2001 -
start of exhibition activity in Germany