Contemporary painter Dan
Graziano was born in Chicago in 1953, and moved to the Los Angeles area in
His early training focused on advertising and
illustration, but he soon developed an interest in 'easel painting' and the
California 'Plein air' landscape tradition. He has exhibited widely on both
coasts and has won awards in juried exhibitions. He is a member of the
California Art Club, the Laguna Plein air Painter's Association, and the
Southern California Artist's Association.