“EACH PAINTING IS A NEW CHALLENGE BECAUSE EACH PAINTING IS A PIECE OF ARTISTIC LICENCE FROM THE FIRST TO THE LAST MOMENT OF PRODUCING!”

— Margot Holzapfel

 

BIOGRAPHY

Margot Holzapfel lives and works in Ybbs, AUSTRIA.
Painting has been her passion since she was a child.

1981: Master of Joinery and Furniture Design
1979 – 1998: Furniture and Cabinetmaking at Furniture Store Edelmann, Ybbs, Austria
since 1986: Teaching, Business-Management and Furniture Design at Master-Class & Trade School in Pöchlarn and Amstetten, Austria
1990: Diploma in National & International Economy

ART studies at HERMANN NITSCH, Professor ALBERT HOFFMANN, VOKA, Robert ZIELASKO...

2008 - 2012: Academic studies of painting and graphics at the ”LEONARDO ACADEMY OF ARTS” in Salzburg under the direction of Professor Hannes Baier.

2015 - 2017: Academic Studies of painting with Professor Christian Ludwig ATTERSEE, one of Austria`s greatest contemporary artists.Diploma degree

Publications:

Promotion: YBBSIADE PROMOTION POSTER 2016
Calender: ART-Calender 2010 of DOKA Industrie GmbH Amstetten – 2010
Cover of Magazines: ÖKZ The Austrian Health Magazine - 2013 CLINICUM / 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Award: „APPLAUS“ / City Art-Award Ybbs - 2015

EXHIBITIONS

2019: At YBBSIADE 2019 - Ybbs

2018: SALT GALLERY - KEY WEST/FLORIDA/USA
2018: COLOR GAMES" - RATHAUSGALERIE - Amstetten

2017: "GEMALTES BROT" - Diploma-Exhibition of academic studies of painting with Professor C. L. Attersee - Schloss Lamberg - Steyr
2017: GALLERY „DER KUNSTRAUM“ at RINGSTRASSENGALLERIES („Waterworlds“) – Vienna
2017: At YBBSIADE 2016 - Ybbs
2017: GALLERY „DER KUNSTRAUM“ at RINGSTRASSENGALLERIES („Art & Artbusiness & Exhibit“) - Vienna

2016: Salon Art Shopping – ART-FAIR Paris/Louvre, FRANKREICH
2016: At YBBSIADE 2016 - Ybbs

2015: VILLA DUMBA – Upper Austria Garden Exhibition - Bad Ischl
2015: At YBBSIADE 2015 -Ybbs - April 2015

2014: ROTUNDE Salzburg Energy AG - Salzburg

2013: JOY GALLERY, KEY WEST/FLORIDA, USA
2013: CITY HALL - Hofsteten - Grünau

2012: HOPFERWIESER Center - Amstetten
2012: Press Conference of Alexander Goebel YBBSIADE - Ybbs
2012: GALLERY in Schiffmeisterhaus - Ybbs

2011: Dental Center Dr. Plitt - Hofstetten-Grünau
2011: GALLERY Dr. David - Vienna
2011: GALLERY RIZ/SARTO Art Agency - Waidhofen/Ybbs
2011: Vienna-TRAVELGALLERY – Vienna

2010: ART-Center OKAY - Ybbs
2010: ARENA NOVA - Wiener Neustadt
2010: ART-Center Stöger - Ybbs

2008: ART-Center OKAY - Ybbs
2008: November Exhibition at Wine Festival - Ybbs / 2003 – 2008
2008: Celebration of „20 Years YBBSIADE“ - Ybbs

2007: VERBUND Austrian Hydro Power AG, Ybbs/Persenbeug
2007: City Hall - Ybbs
2007: ART-Competition „100 Years Tramway Ybbs“
2007: Bowtechstudio Januschkowetz-Steurer -Ybbs

2006: GALLERY & Vinery Plos - Sooss/Baden

2005: Bowtechstudio Januschkowetz-Steurer, Ybbs – June 2005
2005: Mozartsaal Ybbs – Mai 2005

2003: City Hall Ybbs