Curriculum Vitae

JOAO D. FILIPE paints CONTEMPORARY IKONS AS A PERSONAL INTERPRETATION OF THE BYZANTINE CLASSIC STYLE

 

 

BIO: (English)

1959  Born in Sertã, Castelo Branco, Portugal

1968 Lived in Caxias, Oeiras and Paço de Arcos

1969 High School: Liceu Nacional de Oeiras

1970  Meets painter Kiko Arguello

1978- College: Law, Faculdade de Direito de Lisboa

1978- Works in Hotel Montechoro, Albufeira,Algarve;

1980- Works as Maritime Checker at the Port of Lisbon

1991  Pope John Paul II sends Joao & family to USA as lay missionaries

1991- Lived in Newark, New Jersey and Houston, Texas, USA

2005- Lives in Cascais, Portugal

 

*ART TRAVELS: USA,Spain,France,Italy,Vatican,Germany,Switzerland,Poland,Israel,Holland,England,Brazil,Dominican Rep. etc.

Cities: Lisbon, Barcelona, New York

 

*Group and solo EXHIBITIONS

 

*SOCIETIES and Associations:

EUA:

STP, Society of Tempera Painters, Santa Fe,New Mexico,1996;

ASOPA, American Society of Portrait Artists;

Americans for the Arts, New York, New York;

VAA, Visual Arts Alliance, Houston, Texas.

PORTUGAL:

SOCIEDADE NACIONAL DE BELAS ARTES, Lisbon (Since 1976);

Confraria da Rainha Santa Isabel, Coimbra;

 Irmandade do Santíssimo, Basílica dos Mártires, Lisbon;

Real Associação de Lisboa etc.

 

*JOAO IS MARRIED TO ANA (1983) and they have nine kids: Joana, Madalena, Mariana, Mónica, Tommy, Sophia, Martin, Catarina-Katie and Vicente-Vinnie

PLUS grandaughter Isabel (of Joana&Emanuel)

 

*ART STUDIO:

Largo da Academia Nacional de Belas-Artes, 14-1º

1200-005 LISBON, Portugal

Tel. (+351) 21 342 2192

atelierfilippe@aol.com

www.filippe.com

 

Visit my FACEBOOK WALL at:

 

http://www.facebook.com/JoaoD.FilipeART

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