Daggi Wallace, our guest judge for Get Dusty February 2019 - Figure- people at work
Born and raised in Berlin, Germany, and currently living near Los Angeles, CA, Daggi is an award winning painter specializing in contemporary realism and portraiture. She has reached the level of Eminent Pastelist of the International Association of Pastel Societies and Master Pastelist of the Pastel Society of America as well as Signature Status in several other arts organizations..
Her work has been shown at the National Arts Club and the Salmagundi Club in NYC, the Butler Institute of American Art, OH, and is in several permanent corporate collections. She has won numerous awards in national and international exhibitions and her work has been published in several magazines and books, including American Art Collector, Southwest Art, Professional Artist Magazine, International Artist Magazine, The Pastel Journal, Poets and Artists Magazine and Pratique Des Arts in France.
Internationally she has been selected to show her work at Atelier D’Artista, an International Art Symposium in Tuscany, Italy, the Pastel International Exhibition by Art du Pastel en France in Giverny, France, a year long traveling exhibition starting at the Ming Gallery in Suzhou, China, the Italian Pastel Society Pastellisti Italiani's first International Pastel Exhibition in Tivoli, Italy and several group shows in Germany.
Besides creating work for exhibitions and teaching workshops in her Camarillo studio, Daggi is available for portrait commissions and has a long list of clients throughout the U.S. and Europe.