Kathryn Bagwell has worked as a musician for 20 years in the greater Dallas area as a skilled and versatile vocalist, pianist, and coach. In 2010 she began experimenting with visual art, taking classes at the Creative Arts Center of Dallas with Glo Coalson and Caroline Ometz. She has since established a studio in her home working with handmade paper from around the world in figurative mixed media collage and also figurative and abstract painting in oil and charcoal.
Bagwell was represented by Wall Gallery in the Design District of Dallas from 2015-2017. She opened a pop-up gallery in the Bishop Arts District of Dallas in January 2020, and recently opened her permanent gallery in West Village of Dallas. Gallery information on the "Home" page.
Americas 2020: Paperwork Exhibition at Northwest Arts Center, Minot State University, North Dakota, "Mates for Life #2", Paper Collage, January 2020.
"Feat to Fire: 100 Years of Women's Suffrage Exhibition", Sanchez Art Center, Women Eco Artist's Dialog, Pacifica, CA. Jan. 10-Feb. 9, 2020.
Rooftop Gallery Los Angeles Exhibition, redartbox.com, November 15, 2019
Finalist, 5th Annual Faces and Figures Online Exhibit, Fusion Art, Palm Springs, CA, October 2019.
Special Merit Award "Refracted Woman", 3rd Annual "Patterns" Art Exhibition, lightspacetime.art, Special Recognition "Humans Being", October 2019.
Finalist, Art Room Contemporary Online Gallery, "Portrait Exhibition", September 2019.
“Wet Paint” online exhibit, Colors of Humanity Gallery, Everett, Pennsylvania, “Noteworthy” designation of painting “Abigail”, September 2019.
Oil painting with paper cut-outs, private home of Buddy and Becca Teaster, Nashville, TN. September, 2019.E
Finalist, Conroe Art League 3rdAnnual National Invitational Show, 2018.
“Spherical Fields”, now hanging in the Dallas offices of Baker Botts Law Firm.
Nazca Kitchen, West Village Dallas, Mural Commission, June 2017.
Wall Gallery, General Exhibits, mixed media figurative collage, Dallas, Texas, 2017.
Wall Gallery, Multi-Media Women’s Artist Exhibition, Dallas, Texas, 2016.
Creative Arts Center Juried Member Exhibition, Mary Tomas Gallery, Dallas, Texas, 2013.
Pen + Brush Juried Cyber Gallery Exhibition, New York, 2011.
Creative Arts Center Juried Member Exhibition, Mary Tomas Gallery, Dallas, Texas, 2010.
Master of Music Education, University of North Texas.
Bachelor of Arts, Rhodes College, DM communication arts/music history.
Human Resources and Marketing Supervisor, Urban Partners, Inc. – Managing General Partner of West Village, Dallas, Texas.
Lovers Lane United Methodist Church - contract musician for various services and events, vocalist, pianist, guitarist.
Vocal Coach – private coaching to 50+ singer/songwriters.
Big Brother, Big Sister of Dallas, serves as mentor to North Dallas High School students, 2015-2019.
Second Chance Café, The Bridge, homeless resource, pianist for meal services.
The Hockaday School, parent volunteer in various positions from 2007-2015.
Kathryn is married to Dallas real estate developer Robert Bagwell. Kate, their older daughter, is a 2017 graduate of Texas A&M University now working for Urban Partners in Dallas. Their younger daughter Charlotte is a classical soprano and is studying at the Mannes School of Music in Manhattan in the fall.