Felicitas Aga was born in Sweden in 1968 and grew up in Norway, the USA and Germany.
She studied art at the Städelschule in Frankfurt under the great Danish painter Per Kirkeby.
She spent a year at the Slade in London, where her tutor was Bruce McLean.
After further studies at Vestlandets Kunstakademi in Bergen, Norway, Aga received a DAAD scholarship in 1995, which took her back to London.
She completed her education at Chelsea School of Art, London, with a Master of Arts degree in 1996.
Felicitas Aga was awarded the Otmar-Alt scholarship in 1999 and the Volker-Hinniger-Preis in 2000.
She has had residencies in Italy and Florida and in 2012 she received the Atelierförderpreis des Bayrischen Staates.
She lives in Germany and England and exhibits internationally.