ALFRED ENGEL F.R.S.A.S.A.Alfred was born in Austria and immigrated to Australia in 1973. In 1975 he was granted Australian citizenship and now resides in Victor Harbor, SA.
Since 1974 Alfred has been a professional artist. In 1980 he traveled to New York to study with Professor Robert Hale at the “Art Students League“.
In 1988 Alfred was appointed by the Minister for the Arts to the advisory committee and the management committee of the Central Regional Cultural Authority and to the Board of the Regional Cultural Council SA, where he served until 1992.
Alfred works in oil, egg tempera and watercolor. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of SA, Past president of the Southern District Art Society SA, and a foundation member of the Ocean Street Art Society.
He has staged a number of solo exhibitions in Melbourne, Adelaide, Southport QLD and Victor Harbor and has received many important honors.