Darryl Legg was born in Cape Town, South Africa in 1975. After having matriculated in 1993, he went to the Technical College in Port Elizabeth, where he completed his art course.
On completing his training, he became a full time professional artist at the age of twenty, choosing acrylics as his medium. Although his subject matter includes landscapes of the Cape and Bushveld, Darryl is a recognized Aviation Artist, and the majority of his time is devoted to working on aviation commission work.
Darryl is currently living in the South West Free State, South Africa, from where he sends his work to various galleries.