Jack Smith  (British, 1928-2011) 


envelope Get email alerts about this artist!  
Artworks for sale (2)
In Art Galleries (2)
Dealers selling (1)

Sold Artworks
In Past Auctions (112)

artnet Magazine
Articles (13)

More Information
artnet Analytics Reports
Market Reports
* paid service

Biography & Links

Jack Smith Biography
1928   Born, Sheffield
1944/46   Sheffield College of Art
1948/50   St.Martin's School of Art
1950/53   Royal College of Art
Selected Exhibitions
2007   New Paintings, Flowers Central, London
2004   Flowers Graphics, London
2004   Six from the Sixties, Flowers East, London
2003   Flowers Central, London
2000   Angela Flowers Gallery 30th Anniversary Exhibition, Flowers East, London and Flowers West, Santa Monica, California
2000   Artists’ Choice, Flowers East, London
2000   Flowers East, London
1999   Ten New Abstract Paintings, Flowers East at London Fields, London
1996   British Abstract Art, Part III, Works on Paper, Flowers East, London
1994   Forster, Smith and Sutton, Flowers East at London Fields, London
1994   British Abstract Art, Part I, Painting, Flowers East, London
1992   Flowers East, London
1987   The Mayor Gallery, London
1978   Serpentine Gallery, Arts Council of Great Britain
1977   Retrospective organised by Sunderland Art Centre toured to Mappin
1977   Gallery, Sheffield; Hatton Gallery, University of Newcastle; Ikon
1977   Gallery, Birmingham; Northampton Art Gallery
1977   Kettle's Yard, Cambridge University
1976   Redfern Gallery, London
1974   British Painting, Hayward Gallery, London
1971   Whitechapel Gallery, London
1963   British Painting in the Sixties, Tate Gallery, London
1960   Guggenheim International (National prize)
1959   Retrospective, Whitechapel Gallery, London
1957   John Moores Liverpool Exhibition (1st prize)
1956   Venice Biennale (touring to Munich)
1994   John McEwen, Sunday Telegraph, 27 February
1992   Viewpoints, Arts Review, June
1987   Nigel Reynolds, The Daily Telegraph, 19 June
1981   Paul Overy, Catalogue Introduction, Fischer Fine Art
1977   Alan Bowness, Helder Macedo, Jack Smith, Jack Smith Paintings and Drawings 1949-1976, Ceolfrith Press, Sunderland
1965   Jack Smith, Contribution to Letterforms in the Arts, Journal of Typographic Reseach
1965   Jack Smith, Notes on Painting, London Magazine, March
1965   Charles Spencer, Movement and Sound in New Paintings, Studio International
1964   Mark Glazebrook, London Magazine, June
1963   David Sylvester, Catalogue Introduction, Mattiesen Gallery