Dalal Chauqui 1929-1210
A native of Chile, Dalal Chuaqui moved to Regina in 1973, making her way to Ottawa five years later. Constantly experimenting with her style, she has been painting since the age of 17 when she attended art school in Santiago. And 34 years after her arrival in Canada, she is being honoured with a feature exhibit at this year's
This a Quoit from Dalal
"I paint and over-paint until something comes out that I like," says the artist who lives a little east of the QUAD arts district. "I don't think I have talent -- I have patience."