Bio

“I live and love in God’s peculiar light.” – Michaelangelo

BIO
Sarah has been creating unique works of art for over a decade. With over 650 clients and over 300 events, Sarah is well and truly establishing her mark in a rare niche of the entertainment industry. Performing for corporate events, weddings, festivals, fundraiser, trade shows, schools, and more, Sarah seeks to not only entertain, but to inspire.

With her heart set on raising over one million for charities, Sarah has raised over 45K at one LIVE event and aiming for more. Selected clients include ANZ, AMP, Hewlett Packard, Beam Suntory, Mi9, The Salvation Army and the Business Chamber of NSW. From board room meetings, team building events, cocktail parties, debates, etc. her works can also be interactive and allow audience participation.

Sarah has teamed up with husband and musician Jared to perform together, providing an extra element of creativity as Jared wows audiences on his cello connected to foot pedals. Their duo impressed the producers of Australia’s Got Talent, so keep your eye out for them and the unlimited potential they possess.

Sarah is Sydney based, on the South Coast with Jared and their two daughters, Selah and Rhema.

Contact her for your next event today!

CURRICULUM VITAE

EDUCATION
2003 BFA Studio Art, Converse College – Spartaburg, SC, USA
2007 Cert IV Leadership & Creativity, HILC – Sydney

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
2012 International Women’s Day Community Art Competition – Randwick, NSW (Group)
2011 Coogee Public Art Show – Coogee, NSW (Group)
Film & Art Festival – Sydney Entertainment Centre (Group)
“Waves & Breakers” – Waverley Library, Bondi Junction, NSW (Solo)
2010 Blue Easel – Sydney Int’l Cultural Centre – Sydney, NSW (Group) BEST OF SHOW
2009 “Flourish” – Art Lounge Cafe – Coogee, NSW (Solo)
Compassion Australia – Sydney Int’l Cultural Centre – Sydney, NSW (Group)
“Roots & Wings” – The Channel – Greenville, SC USA (Solo)
2008 “Selah” – Art Lounge Cafe (Solo)
2007 Blackfella Whitefella – Bellevue Hill, NSW
2006 Orphans to Rescue – Brown’s on Bourke – Waterloo, NSW (Group)
Lush Art Gallery – Surry Hills, NSW (Group)
2005 Sorelles Art Gallery – Greer, SC (Group)
The Ties that Bind – Chamber of Commerce – Greenville, SC (Group)
2004 Art in the Park – Greenville, SC (Group)
Greenville/Spartanburg International Airport – South Carolina, USA (Group)
2003 Memories of the Future – Milliken Art Gallery – Spartanburg, SC (Solo)

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

“MediFile” by Beth Young, that’s life! magazine, Issue 47, November 24, 2016, p. 29

Seeing ‘invisible’ disease” by Lisa Wachsmuth, Illawara Mercury, Saturday July 30, 2016, p. 7.

Unleashing Your Creativity” by Sarah Rowan Dahl, Arise, Patricia King’s Magazine, Issue 2, Spring 2015, p. 46-47.

Dahl’s Live Art Accessible, Powerful” by Krista Gibson, The Greer Citizen, Greer, SC, USA, April 17, 2013.

Sarah’s Bold Leap Into Prophetic Painting” by Esther Pinn, Pipeline, The Salvation Army Magazine for NSW, Australia, Creative Ministry – Vol. 14 – Issue 2, April 2013, p. 4-7.

“introducing…Sarah Rowan Dahl”, Mici Magazine, Issue 7 – Feb 2013, Nelson Bay, Australia, p. 40-43.

“Sarah Rowan Dahl: Performing Painter”, Converse College, March 2012
http://www.converse.edu/spif-story/sarah-rowan-dahl-performing-painterThe Snugglebump Jump, Jeni Mawter, Illustrated by S.R. Dahl, Wombat Books Publishing, Brisbane, June 2011.
http://www.wombatbooks.net/snugglebumpjump.html

Sharing with Sarah Rowan Dahl”, Blogzine of SherrieJD, 29 August 2011

“Art and Maternal Instincts” by Raylene Bliss, Southern Courier, Eastern Suburbs of Sydney, Australia, 4 August 2009

SELECTED AWARDS
October 2010 – Best of Show – Blue Easel Art Exhibition – Sydney Int’l Cultural Centre
April 2002 – Best Mixed Media and 3rd place in Annual Student Juried Art Show at Converse College
May 1999 – Art Award for Best Artist at Shannon Forest Christian School