Felipe Carrion was born in Lima, Peru in 1946. He studied at the School of Fine Arts of Lima from 1966 to 1969 and at the School of the Society of Art and Crafts, Detroit, Michigan in 1971. Since 1967, he has done numerous group and solo shows in Latin America and the United States of America. In 1979 he did a one man show of his drawings at the Galerie Du Cefral in Paris. He passed away while living in New York in 2002.