After finishing her studies at the Ecole des Arts Appliqués in Geneva, Christiane Papé started her travels throughout Europe, ultimately ending up in New York.
Constantly inspired by what she sees, Christiane carries visual memories with her until they come together and explode onto the canvas. Her vibrant nature flows through all her work and captivates the viewer with her proven mastery of the application of color and technique. Christiane has worked in a variety of media such as acrylic, pastel, collage, and oil. After 37 years of living in Manhattan, she has moved back to her native Switzerland, currently residing in the picturesque lakeside city of Lugano.
Christiane Papé has seduced a wide public in Europe and the United States. Her paintings have been included in major public and private collections in Rome, Geneva, Paris, London, and New York, as well as several museums.