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About Daniela Schweitzer by Peter Frank
"The mythos of painting resides in its unique and predominant place in Western art history, but also in the perceptual conundrum it poses. Paint, of any kind, manifests a physical presence but is traditionally tasked to depict material things that are not really there."
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”
Daniela Schweitzer featured in UK House & Garden Issue, international artists section
UK House & Garden - July 2017
New Design for Arts Festival
The Malibu Times - July 2016
Schweitzer featured artist. "Thousands of people will converge on the Malibu Civic Center this Saturday and Sunday for the 45th Annual Malibu Arts Festival. More than 200 painters, sculptors, craftsmen and other artists will be showcasing..."
Daniela's first prize winning painting at Made in CA included in the Orange County Register
Orange County Register - April 2015
"But it was a Los Angeles artist who stole the show. Malibu resident Daniela Schweitzer won first place with “Conversation at the Beach,” an acrylic painting of two women chatting..."
Resident wins recognition for artwork
Malibu Surfside News - April 2015
"Eighteen-year Malibu resident Daniela Schweitzer had two of her paintings selected by a juried panel to be included in the 30th annual Made in California Juried Exhibition at the City of Brea Art Gallery."
Local Artist Featured in Made in California Juried Exhibition
The Malibu Times - April 2015
"Painted in 2014 and currently on display at the gallery, Schweitzer’s acrylic painting, “Conversation at the Beach,” won first place out of approximately 1,000 statewide entries."
Daniela featured in Malibu Surfside News
Malibu Surfside News - February 2015
"Schweitzer — although trained classically throughout her childhood and into her early adult life in her home country of Argentina — considers herself an abstract painter, “inspired to deconstruct real every day stories,” she said."
Daniela in Hometown Heroes: Medicine & Arts
Santa Monica Mirror - February 2015
"The once bare white walls of the Essentia showroom display paintings that burst with color and energy, landscapes of place and emotion. Images of dancers, workers, & people talking, show us life in South America & are works of Schweitzer”
Daniela featured in "Aspects of Light" Exhibit
Schomburg Gallery - February 2015
As a diverse group of artists and patrons, the MAA encourage members in their creative work and provides financial assistance for future artists in the community.
Gloria Delson reviews Daniela's Work
Gloria Delson Contemporary Arts - August 2014
Daniela Schweitzer is another wonderful recent find in our Abstract Expressionist Circle. Generally more known for her figurative works, she began exploring figurative abstractions and recently segued into purely abstract paintings.
Gloria Delson Contemporary Arts - "Heat"
DTLA Gallery Guide - August 2014
GLORIA DELSON CONTEMPORARY ARTS is proud to present their August, 2014 exhibit “Heat Wave” – a multi-media group exhibit featuring paintings, photography and metal sculpture with Daniela Schweitzer.
Tara Gallery presents "Blue" Exhibition
Tara Gallery Press Release - July 2014
A physician and a classically trained artist, Argentinean native Daniela Schweitzer recreates and interprets what goes undetected by the naked eye.
Local Artist Featured At Santa Monica Gallery
Malibu Times - July 2014
Daniela Schweitzer, a Malibu resident, will have her work, including her piece, “Fast Milonga in the Street,” at the Tara Gallery in Santa Monica. Schweitzer is one of three featured artists whose work will be on display through July 30.
Awards and Recognitions
Local Artist, Patron Supports Iranian Art
Palisadian Post – July 2014
Palisaden Dr. Daniela Schweitzer hosted an opening reception for her work in BLUE, A Painting Exhibition of Colors and Emotions at Tara Gallery, owned by fellow Palisadian Homa Taraji, on June 28.
Schweitzer to showcase artwork at Tara
Malibu Surfside News – June 2014
Malibu resident of 17 years Daniela Schweitzer will be celebrated in a reception for her 10 pieces of artwork at the Tara Gallery in Santa Monica on Saturday, June 28.
Malibu Artists Unite to host third local exhibit
Malibu Surfside News – May 2014
“I have more artists coming in with each event we do,” Geft said. “And they’re all local and free to display whatever medium they choose. I don’t want to limit them in what they’re able to show.”
Malibu Artists Unite contributes to AMPS with art event
Malibu Surfside News – March 2014
Malibu Artists Unite hosted an art show featuring the work of local artists at Art Space Malibu on Saturday, March 15.