The artist was born in 1956 in Merano, South Tyrol and studied at the Vienna Academy of Fine Arts under Prof. Rudolf Hausner. He received public awards, including the Hausner Prize 1978, the Friends Academy in 1983 and the price Théoden Grain Price 1984.
Asia, Africa and Central American regions influenced the themes of his paintings. His work as been showed, among others in Vienna, Innsbruck, Kiel, Munich, Tokyo, Bangkok and Mexico . Works of Benedetto Fellin are in the Austrian Gallery Belvedere Palace, Museum Innsbruck Ferdinand, Reinhold Messner Schloss Juvual.
The Art of Benedetto Fellin is a special form of figurative painting. The viewer encounters seemingly fantastic worlds in which most of the specificities of real people, cultures and landscapes are in significant relationships. The artist lives and works in Vienna and Hungary.