Kathryn Bagwell has worked as a vocalist, pianist, and coach for 20 years in the greater Dallas area. She began experimenting with visual art in 2010, 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 mixed media collage and painting in oil and gouache.
Bagwell was represented by Wall Gallery in the Design District of Dallas from 2015-2017. She had her first solo exhibition in the Bishop Arts District in February 2020, soon followed by a pop-up gallery in West Village of Dallas. The self-taught artist has now become known for her multiple distinctive figurative styles, among collectors of her works both locally and internationally.
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, a graduate of the Mannes School of Music, is a professional classical soprano based in New York City.