Curriculum Vitae

Otto Rapp

Selfportrait

Born: December 15th 1944 in Felixdorf, Nether Austria

Education:

1950 to 1958
Volksschule, Hauptschule
Wien-Favoriten
Vienna, Austria

1959 to 1962
Berufsschule fuer Grosshandel
(Tradeschool for Wholesale Business)
Vienna, Austria

1978 to 1982
University of Lethbridge
Art Department – Visual Arts Major
Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada

Diploma:

Speditions-Kaufmanns-Gehilfenbrief
Kammer der Gewerblichen Wirtschaft fuer Wien,
Fachgruppe Spediteure
Vienna, Austria

Degree:

Bachelor of Fine Art (with Great Distinction)
University of Lethbridge
Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada

Awards:

1979 – Prize in Studio Art
The Faculty – Department of Art
University of Lethbridge

1979 - Beta Sigma Phi Scholarship
Beta Sigma Phi
University of Lethbridge

1980 - Certificate of Merit
The Minister for Advanced Education and Manpower
Province of Alberta, Canada

Exhibitions:

June 1972
Otto Rapp
House of Fine Art
Lethbridge, Alberta
Solo Exhibition

May 1976
Otto Rapp
Palliser Hotel, Oval Room
Calgary, Alberta
Solo Exhibition
reviewed by J. Brooks Joyner

October 1976
“What’s New”
Edmonton Art Gallery
Edmonton, Alberta
Group Show

June 1977
“Small Prints and Drawings”
Print and Drawing Council of Canada
University of Calgary Art Gallery
Calgary, Alberta
Group Show

April 1978
“Juried Student Show 1978”
University of Lethbridge Art Gallery
Lethbridge, Alberta
Group Show

July 1978
“Alberta: A Selfportrait”
Commonwealth Games
Student Union Art Gallery, University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta
Group Show

December 1979
“Sixpack”
University of Lethbridge Art Gallery
Lethbridge, Alberta
Six Person Group Show

April 1980
“Selections from the University of Calgary Collection”
Nickle Arts Museum
Calgary, Alberta
Group Show

September 1980 to March 1981
“Not Just Another Print Exhibition”
Alberta Culture 75th Anniversary
Travelling Group Show,
touring the Province of Alberta

November to December 1980
“Some Drawings By Some Albertans”
Alberta Culture 75th Anniversary
Alberta College of Art
Calgary, Alberta
Group Show

January 1981
“Retrospective - 10 Years”
The Lethbridge Public Library Gallery
Lethbridge, Alberta
Solo Exhibition

May 1981
BFA Exhibition
The University of Lethbridge Art Gallery
Lethbridge, Alberta
Group Show

May 1982
Otto Rapp
House of Fine Art, Gallery
Lethbridge, Alberta
Solo Exhibition

August 1982
“Summer of 82”
Bowman Arts Center
Lethbridge, Alberta
Group Show

April 1983
“Then And Now”
25th Anniversary Art Exhibit
Bowman Arts Center
Lethbridge, Alberta

Spring 1983
“Canadian Drawing Survey”
Centre Sadye Bronffman
Montreal, Quebec
Group Show

September 1983
“Bogomil’s Universe”
Bowman Arts Center
Lethbridge, Alberta
Solo Exhibition

November 1984
“Works On Paper”
Bowman Arts Center
Lethbridge, Alberta
Group Show

May 1985
“CNIB Art 85”
CNIB Edmonton Center
Edmonton, Alberta
Group Show

May 1986
“UofL Nursing Scholarship Benefit Show”
Auditorium St,. Michael’s Hospital
Lethbridge, Alberta
Invitational Group Show

May to June 1986
“The Radish Factory Exposition”
The ‘Radish Factory’ Warehouse
Lethbridge, Alberta
Multi-Media Group Show

August 1986
“The Radish Factory”
Lethbridge and District Exhibition Pavillon
Lethbridge, Alberta
Group Show

September 1986
“Realism”
Bowman Arts Center
Lethbridge, Alberta
Four Person Show

October to November 1986
“By Means Of Line”
Muttard Gallery
Calgary, Alberta
Invitational Group Show

October to November 1986
“Portraits”
The Radish Factory Gallery
Lethbridge, Alberta
Group Show

February 1987
“As It Stands”
The Radish Factory Gallery
Lethbridge, Alberta
Sculpture - Group Show

March 1987
“The Radish Factory At Ag-Expo”
Lethbridge and District Exhibition Pavillon
Lethbridge, Alberta
Juried Group Show

February 1987
“Charity Art Auction”
Lethbridge Community College Foundation
Lethbridge, Alberta
Invitational Group Show

April 1987
“S.O.S.”
Shirley Hamilton - Reid Spencer - Otto Rapp
The Radish Factory Gallery
Lethbridge, Alberta
Three Person Show

June 1987
“Surrealism”
Otto Rapp - Susan Fraser - Claus Cumpel
Edmonton Public Library Foyer Gallery
Edmonton, Alberta
Three Person Show

July 1987
“Claus Cumpel and Otto Rapp”
Rice Gallery - Citadel Theater
Edmonton, Alberta
Two Person Show

February 1988
“Charity Art Auction”
Lethbridge Community College Foundation
Lethbridge, Alberta
Invitational Group Show

April 1988
“Otto Rapp - Paintings and Drawings”
Trul’s Art Gallery and Restaurant
Lethbridge, Alberta
Solo Exhibition

November 1989
“Rugero Valentini, Italy and Otto Rapp, Austria-Canada”
Medicine Hat Lodge Ballroom
Medicine Hat, Alberta
Two Person Show and Sale,
organized by Rick Filanti as a benefit for the
‘Medicine Hat Saamis Tepee Association’

July to September 1991
“Allied Arts Council Rental Exhibition”
Yates Center Gallery
Lethbridge, Alberta
Group Show

May to June 1992
“Allied Arts Council Rental Exhibition”
City Hall Council Chambers
Lethbridge, Alberta
Group Show

October 1992
“Food For Thought”
Lethbridge Community College Food Court
Lethbridge, Alberta
Group Show

June to July 1994
“Art Of The Mystic”
Prairie Art Gallery
Grande Prairie, Alberta
Solo Exhibition
Catalogue essay by Elizabeth Ginn

October 1994
“Handpainted Mailboxes”
Prairie Art Gallery
Grande Prairie, Alberta
Fundraising Auction,
Invitational Group Show of 29 Alberta Artists

February 1996
“Art In The Mall”
Alberta Winter Games
College Mall
Lethbridge, Alberta
Group Show of Southern Alberta Artists

May 1996
“Annual Figurative/Portrait Exhibition”
Yates Center Gallery
Lethbridge, Alberta
Juried Group Show

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