Péter Földi painter. He was born in Somoskőújfalu on 11th August 1949. He graduated in 1972 on the Academy of Fine Arts in Budapest, and before he studied at the Teachers College in Eger on mathematic and draw specialisation. His teachers were János Blaskó, János Seres and Ernő Nagy. Since 1972 to 1992 he teached in Somoskőújfalu and from 1995 for fifteen years on the Eszterházy Károly Academy. In 1978 he got Derkovits-scholarship, He regularly takes part in biennales and graphical exhibitions. In 1987 he was awarded with Munkácsy-price, since 2001 he is an "érdemes" artist of the Hungarian Republic, in 2007 he got the Kossuth-price.
In his artwork the neoprimitive art, the drowings of children are determinative for him.