Stephane Delapree

Stephane Delapree

Location: Cambodia

Stéphane Delaprée is born in 1956 in Paris, France, and raised in Quebec, Canada, and in St-Louis du Senegal. Since 1994, Stephane Delaprée is working in Cambodia, creating hundreds of paintings, sculptures, hand-pulled silscreens. This artist with an unique happy painting style, had art commissions from Thai airways international, Institut Pasteur, Sofitel hotel, gvt, international airport. Telecommunication multinationals, Beaujolais Nouveau wine Georges Duboeuf, Hospitals, a xv century French castel, le château de la Barre (Loire, France), and so on.

Happy Painting is a healing, family minded, concept of happiness, simplicity, vibrante colors, and a positive vision of the world.
In Cambodia, since 1995, three Happy Painting Galleries offers happy paintings by Stephane Delaprée, aka Stef, non stop solo exhibitions.


Stephane Delapree - Retrospective Collection 20 years

Discover 20 years of Stephane Delapree work!
Stephane Delapree calls to a figurative and bright style to represent Cambodia. Happy painting, naïve painting…. Stef resorts to simplicity in the way he depict the country, but never reaches a vacuous naivety in his expression of a positive world.

The Lazy monk “The Lazy monk”

Acrylic on Canvas, 138 x 200cm, 2009-2013

The Woman near the See “The Woman near the See ”

Acrylic on Canvas, 138x200cm, 2008

The las Savior “The las Savior”

Acrylic on Canvas, 138x200cm, 2009

Long-Tail Boat “Long-Tail Boat”

Acrylic on Canvas, 138x200cm, 2010

Fruit Seller and Colonial House “Fruit Seller and Colonial House”

Acrylic on Canvas, 138x200cm, 2009

Family with Moto & Pigs “Family with Moto & Pigs”

Acrylic on Canvas, 88x120cm, 2008

Flower N°10 “Flower N°10”

Acrylic on Canvas, 138x200cm, 2013