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Artist Steve Walag


An example of fine art by Steve Walag

Photo of Steve Walag
  • FASO Artist Website: http://www.stevewalag.com

  • Year Born: N/A

  • Price Range: $25.00 - $115.00
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Biography


After graduating from the University of California in 1973 with a degree in English literature, Steve went to work on a newspaper, fully intending to make writing his career; instead, he got hooked on photography. He was influenced early-on by California’s pioneering “straight” black-and-white photographers, but for many years, he has also been influenced by painters, particularly Japanese artists of the 1800s and 1900s.  
Steve earned a Bachelor’s in Fine Art from the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena. He has enjoyed a varied career as a photojournalist, public relations photographer, freelance architectural photographer and campus photographer at the University of California, Riverside, and Riverside City College. In addition, he has taught photography since 2004.
Steve’s work has been shown at galleries in Riverside and Redlands, California, and at numerous local art shows. While still accepting freelance work from time to time, he is dedicating more time to his own artmaking journey.

In the words of Robert Henri, in his book “The Art Spirit”: “There are moments in our lives, there are moments in a day, when we seem to see beyond the usual. Such are the moments of our greatest happiness. Such are the moments of our greatest wisdom. If one could but recall his vision by some sort of sign. It was in [...]

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