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DANIELA SCHWEITZER

Born in Argentina
Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA

 

EDUCATION

Atelier Clásico de Dibujo y Pintura, C. Suárez, Buenos Aires, Argentina. Classical Drawing and Painting

Academia Central Mendía, Buenos Aires, Argentina. Drawing and Painting

School of Medicine, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina: Doctor in Medicine

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

SOLO

Anne Neilson Fine Art, "Vivid Vignettes".  Charlotte, NC. July-August 2023

Malibu Contemporary Art Gallery, Spring featured artist.  Malibu, CA.  April-May 2021

Art in the Arthouse, Monica Film Center, Summer featured artist.  Santa Monica, CA. June-August 2018.

Gallery-OLLO, “Summer Fresh".  Malibu, CA. July and August 2017.

Fred Kavli Theatre Gallery at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Center, “Extracurricular”.  Thousand Oaks, CA.  May to September 2016.

Malibu Living Show Room, “Summer”.  Malibu, CA. June to September 2016.

CANVAS.MALIBU Gallery, “Vintage Blue".  Malibu, CA. October 2015.

Innovative Theater Gallery, “TANGO" Hollywood Premiere. Hollywood, CA.  June 2015

Essentia Showroom, “Local Inspiration”.  Santa Monica, CA.  March and April 2015.

Art Departure Gallery, “Colorful Streets”.  Woodland Hills, CA.  August 2014.

 

GROUP

Sue Greenwood Fine Art, Summer Group. Laguna Beach, CA. May-July 2024

Anne Neilson Fine Art, "The Brushstrokes Through Time".  Charlotte, NC. May 2024.

Triton Museum of Art, “Salon at the Triton”.  Santa Clara, CA.  May-September 2024

Crocker Art Museum, "Big Names, Small Art".  Sacramento, CA.  May 2024.

Sam Francis Gallery, “The Reflection of Human Condition in Portraiture”.  Santa Monica, CA.   February 2024.

Torrance Art Museum, “NOMAD II”. Torrance, CA. October 2023.

Slipstream Galleries, 18th St. Arts Center’s Airport Campus, “Ongoing Group Show”, Santa Monica, CA. 2023

Crocker Art Museum, "Big Names, Small Art".  Sacramento, CA.  May 2023.

Laguna Art Museum, "California Cool”.  Laguna Beach, CA.  March 2023. 
LA Art Show, bG Gallery.  Los Angeles, CA.  February 2023.
Intersect Palm Springs, Art and Design Fair, bG Gallery. Palm Springs, CA.  February 2023.

Art Market Hamptons.  bG Gallery.  Water Mill, NY. August 2022.

Malibu City Gallery, “Art of Surf”.  Malibu, CA.  June-August 2022.

Crocker Art Museum, "Big Names, Small Art".  Sacramento, CA.  May 2022.

Slipstream Galleries, 18th St. Arts Center’s Airport Campus, “Collective Acts of Peace”, Santa Monica, CA. March-June 2022.

Laguna Art Museum, "California Cool”.  Laguna Beach, CA.  January-February 2022.

LA Art Show, bG Gallery.  Los Angeles, CA.  July 2021.

Malibu Contemporary Art Gallery, Four Seasons Grand Opening of second gallery location. Westlake Village, CA.  July-October 2021.

Crocker Art Museum, "Big Names, Small Art".  Sacramento, CA.  May 2021.

Laguna Art Museum, “California Cool”.  Laguna Beach, CA. January-February 2021.

Gloria Delson Contemporary Arts Gallery, "Blush".  Los Angeles, CA.  August 2020.

18th Street Art Center, “Facing Darkness”. Santa Monica, CA. June 2020 to June 2021.

Anne Neilson Fine Art, “Warm Waters”. Charlotte, NC.  May-June 2020.

Laguna Art Museum, “California Cool”.  Laguna Beach, CA. February 2020.

LA Art Show, bG Gallery.  Los Angeles, CA.  February 2020.

North and South Galleries, Airport Campus, “Drawing Connections”.  Santa Monica, CA.  February 2020.

Hunter Museum of American Art, “Spectrum”. Chattanooga, TN. November 2019.

Malibu City Hall, “Radical Beauty, Malibu Rising”.  Malibu, CA.  October to December 2019.

bG Gallery, Bergamot Station, “The Room exhibit and 10th Year Anniversary”.  Santa Monica, CA.  September 2019.

Santa Monica Airport Studios, “Transformations”, curated by Daniela Lieja from LACE.  Santa Monica, CA.  August 2019.

Gloria Delson Contemporary Arts Gallery, "Kindle".  Los Angeles, CA.  June 2019.

Anne Neilson Fine Art, “Form, FIGURE, Gesture”. Charlotte, NC.  May and June 2019.

Arena 1 Gallery, Santa Monica Airport Hangar, “Estimated Time of Arrival”.  Santa Monica, CA.  February 2019.

Steven Janssen Artspace Gallery, “Shangri-LA”.  Palm Springs, CA.  February 2019.

Laguna Art Museum, “California Cool”.  Laguna Beach, CA. February 2019.

LA Art Show, bG Gallery.  Los Angeles, CA.  January 2019.

Triton Museum of Art, “Salon at the Triton”.  Santa Clara, CA.  November 2018 to January 2019.

Pacific Design Center, “Spring-Summer Show” through Art Initiative, Critical Content Gallery.  Los Angeles, CA. February-August 2018.

South Bay Contemporary-SOLA Gallery

"FRESH Awards Exhibition” Juried by Peter Frank and Fatemeh Burnes.  Invitational for awarded artists.  Los Angeles, CA.  May-June 2018.

South Bay Contemporary, “FRESH 2017”. Juried by Peter Frank.  July 2017.

Gloria Delson Contemporary Arts Gallery, "Flourish".  Los Angeles, CA.  May 2017.

Crocker Art Museum, "Big Names, Small Art".  Sacramento, CA.  May 2017

Gloria Delson Contemporary Arts Gallery, “Septime”. Los Angeles.  March 2017.

Casa Escobar Showroom, “A Walk on Water” Group Art ShowMalibu, CA.  February 2017.

Malibu Art Gallery, Winter MAA Group Show.  Malibu, CA.  January 2017.

Paddle8, Online Group Show benefiting Arts Angels.  Curated by Paddle8 jury team.  September 2016.

Hale ARTS Gallery, “Summer Group Show”. Santa Monica, CA. August 2016.

45th Malibu Arts Festival.  Annual Juried Exhibition. Malibu, CA. July 2016.

Gloria Delson Contemporary Arts Gallery, “Femmes Fatales”.  Los Angeles, CA.  July 2016.

Gloria Delson Contemporary Arts Gallery, “Montage”.  Los Angeles, CA.  June 2016.

Pop-Up Art Gallery, “First Made in Malibu”.  Malibu, CA.  May 2016

Brea Art Gallery, The 31st Annual Made in California Juried Exhibition.  Brea, CA. April 2016.

Art Forward International Contest and Exhibition.  Bronze Winner.  International Online. February 2016

Topanga Canyon Annual Juried Exhibition. Topanga, CA.  February 2016.

Essentia Showroom, “Holiday Show”.  Santa Monica, CA. December 2015.

44th Malibu Arts Festival.  Annual Juried Exhibition.  Malibu, CA.  July 2015

Artfest Group Show 2015 juried by Michael Zakian, Director of the Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art.  Malibu, CA.   May 2015

Brea Art Gallery, The 30th Annual Made in California Juried Exhibition.  Brea, CA.  March 2015.

Chung King Studio, “Bunnymania”, a Juried Art Exhibition benefitting the National Museum of Animals and Society. Juried by Peter Frank and Delia Cabral.  Los Angeles, CA, March-April 2015.

Wendy O’Brien Casting Agency Showroom, Los Angeles, CA.  March 2015.

Schomburg Gallery, Bergamot Station, “Aspects of Light”, MAA.  Juried by Susan Schomburg.  Santa Monica, CA.  February 2015.

Gallery at Ila Dei Venice, “Sea Me”.  Venice, CA. November 2014 to February 2015.

Gloria Delson Contemporary Arts, “Heatwave”.  Los Angeles, CA. August 2014

Tara International Gallery, “BLUE”, Santa Monica, CA.  June 2014.

Schomburg Gallery, Bergamot Station, “HEAT”, Santa Monica, CA.  June 2014.

"Malibu Artists Unite" Group Show at ART SPACE Malibu, CA.  May 2014.

City Hall Los Angeles Gallery, "Picturing Power" Juried Art Exhibition.  A Women's Month Celebration.  Los Angeles, CA.  March 2014.

"Malibu Artists Unite" Group Show at ART SPACE Malibu.  Malibu, CA.  March 2014.

Schomburg Gallery, Bergamot Station, “FILTERS”.   Santa Monica, CA.  January 2014.

Schomburg Gallery, Bergamot Station, Group Show.  Santa Monica, CA. August 2013.

 

SELECTED AWARDS and RECOGNITIONS

 

Daniela One of the Three Awarded Artists in “Fresh Awards Exhibition”, 2018.

Fresh Awards Exhibition, 2018 is a group show of nine artists who were selected from over 400 artist entries last year for the FRESH 2017 juried exhibition.  Jurors, Peter Frank and Fatemeh Burnes, selected the artists they agreed made a strong impact and best represented current ideas and trends in Contemporary Art.

 

Bronze Winner: ART FORWARD CONTEST.  International Online Competition.  February 2016.  Piece awarded: “Ready to Dive In”.

 

First Prize of the Show: 30th Annual Made in California Juried Exhibition at the City of Brea Art Gallery, March 2015.  Daniela’s painting, “Conversation at the Beach” won First Place of the Show out of the approximately 1,000 statewide entries.

 

Third Prize of the Show: ARTFEST 2015, a Malibu Juried exhibition benefiting the local Arts.  Juried by Michael Zakian, Director of the Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art.  Daniela’s piece “A Moment of Contemplation” won third prize. May 2015.

 

Selected as one of 12 featured Artists in “Picturing Power" Juried Art Exhibit organized by Mayor Eric Garcetti, the City of Los Angeles Commission on the Status of Women, and the Department of Cultural Affairs during the Women’s History Month celebrating the Strength and Diversity of Los Angeles Women.  March 2014.

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS and MEDIA

 

Daniela Schweitzer featured artist in Volumes 47 & 48 of Studio Visit Magazine, a series of juried artist books produced by publishers of New American Paintings. April 2021. Juror was George Kinghorn, Director and Curator of the University of Maine Museum of Art.

 

Daniela Schweitzer featured in UK Vogue Magazine March 2018 issue as one the “Local Artists to Watch” in their “West Coast Living…Vogue’s best kept local secrets”.  March 2018

 

Daniela’s Solo show “Summer Fresh” featured in the Malibu Surfside News, Sept 2017.

http://www.malibusurfsidenews.com/ollo-restaurant-showcases-schweitzer’s-bold-colorful-works

Daniela Schweitzer featured in UK House & Garden Issue, international artists section.  UK House & Garden - July 2017

Daniela’s piece “Home” featured on front cover of the Society Social Calendar magazine. June/July 2017.

New Design for Arts Festival.  The Malibu Times- July 2106.  Schweitzer featured artist.

http://www.malibutimes.com/malibu_life/article_daf3e992-5414-11e6-b8e3-536188b37a86.html

Daniela's first prize winning painting at Made in CA featured in the Orange County Register: Showing off California's artists

Orange County Register - April 2015

http://www.ocregister.com/articles/california-657762-artist-gallery.html

Malibu resident balances career and painting

The Malibu Surfside News – February 2015

http://www.malibusurfsidenews.com/malibu-resident-balances-career-and-painting

Daniela in Hometown Heroes: Medicine & Arts

Santa Monica Mirror - February 2015

http://www.smmirror.com/articles/Opinion/Hometown-Heroes-Medicine--Arts---Richard-Willis-Daniela-Schweitzer-Lou-DElia/42618

Resident wins recognition for artwork

Malibu Surfside News - April 2015

http://www.malibusurfsidenews.com/resident-wins-recognition-artwork

Local Artist Featured in Made in California Juried Exhibition

The Malibu Times - April 2015

http://www.malibutimes.com/malibu_life/people/article_3435c7d2-e945-11e4-ab1b-bf514322eee3.html

Gloria Delson reviews Daniela's Work

Gloria Delson Contemporary Arts - August 2014

https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.810913108929171.1073741974.298330766854077&type=3

Gloria Delson Contemporary Arts - "Heat"

DTLA Gallery Guide - August 2014

http://artwalknews.com/2014/08/dtla-gallery-guide-august/

Tara Gallery reviews Daniela’s "Blue" Exhibition

Tara Gallery Press Release - July 2014

http://artforum.com/uploads/guide.002/id25792/press_release.pdf

Local Artist Featured At Santa Monica Gallery

Malibu Times - July 2014

http://www.malibutimes.com/malibu_life/people/article_8b131aae-0224-11e4-87c4-0019bb2963f4.html

Local Artist, Patron Supports Iranian Art

Palisadian Post – July 2014

http://www.palipost.com/local-artist-patron-supports-iranian-art/

Schweitzer to showcase artwork at Tara

Malibu Surfside News – June 2014

http://www.malibusurfsidenews.com/schweitzer-showcase-artwork-tara

Malibu Artists Unite to host third local exhibit

Malibu Surfside News – May 2014

http://www.malibusurfsidenews.com/malibu-artists-unite-host-third-local-exhibit

Malibu Artists Unite contributes to AMPS with art event

Malibu Surfside News – March 2014

http://www.malibusurfsidenews.com/malibu-artists-unite-contributes-amps-art-event