Jack Smith

(British, 1928–2011)

13 elements on black ( sound + silence) by jack smith

Jack Smith

13 Elements on Black ( Sound + Silence), 1970

various activities by jack smith

Jack Smith

Various Activities, 1963

Biography

Timeline

1928
Born, Sheffield
1944/46
Sheffield College of Art
1948/50
St.Martin's School of Art
1950/53
Royal College of Art

Exhibitions

2007
New Paintings, Flowers Central, London
2004
Flowers Graphics, London
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
Artists’ Choice, Flowers East, London
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

Literature

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
Jack Smith, Notes on Painting, London Magazine, March
Charles Spencer, Movement and Sound in New Paintings, Studio International
1964
Mark Glazebrook, London Magazine, June
1963
David Sylvester, Catalogue Introduction, Mattiesen Gallery