Smith's inspirations include Richard Diebenkorn (his UCLA painting professor), Franz Kline, and Jim Dine.

Smith's 7' 6" x 7' 6" oil on a plywood cut-out of a horse titled Rodger was added to the permanent collection of the Museum of Outdoor Arts in Englewood, CO

Museum of Outdoor Arts Exhibition Virtual Tour

Born Flint, MI, 1947
MFA UCLA, 1973
Faculty: Richard Diebenkorn, R.B. Kitaj, Robert Heinecken, Jan Stussy


University of California, Santa Barbara, CA
Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
Metropolitan State College of Denver, CO
Arapahoe Community College, Littleton, CO
Professor Emeritus, Metropolitan State College of Denver, 2008


Kirkland Museum of Fine Art, Denver, CO
University of Arizona, Yuma, AZ
University of Colorado, Boulder, CO
University of Denver, Denver, CO
Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, Colorado Springs, CO
Museum of Outdoor Arts, Englewood, CO
Littleton Public Library, Littleton, CO
Dain Rauscher Corporate Headquarters, Minneapolis, MN
Great West Life Assurance, Denver, CO
Norton Simon, Los Angeles, CA
Michael Lee and Connie Lee Collier, Lafayette, CA
Roger Leitner and Cynthia Madden Leitner, Greenwood Village, CO
Greg Watts, Wheat Ridge, CO
Mark Ciglar & Carrie Dobro, Sherman Oaks, CA
Cinevative, Los Angeles, CA
Anne Akiko Meyers, New York, New York
Ralph Nagel, Denver, CO
Metropolitan State University of Denver
    Student Success Building
    Hotel and Hospitality Learning Center


Hanson Gallery Fine Art
Sausalito, CA 94965


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Art of the State: A Juried Exhibition of Colorado
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