David Smith was an early Abstract Expressionist sculptor who welded steel into large geometric works. Throughout Smith’s career, he also created paintings and drawings that utilized Abstract Expressionist techniques. “Art is a paradox that has no laws to bind it,” the artist once mused. “When art exists it becomes tradition.
Roland David Smith (March 9, 1906 – May 23, 1965) was an American abstract expressionist sculptor and painter, best known for creating large steel abstract geometric sculptures. Early life [ edit] Roland David Smith was born on March 9, 1906, in Decatur, Indiana and moved to Paulding, Ohio in 1921, where he attended high school.
David Smith inspecting Voltri-Bolton Vand Voltri-Bolton Iwith an assistant in Bolton Landing, New York, 1962. Photo: Dan Budnik. © 2021 Dan Budnik. All Rights Reserved. The Estate is dedicated to preserving the legacy of artist David Smith through the promotion of exhibitions, publications, and research. We encourage new scholarship of Smith’s work while preserving an extensive archive containing historical documents and photographs related to Smith’s life and career.
David Smith. (British) British landscape artists, David Smith was born in Thundersley, Benfleet, Essex in 1949. Of a modest family but having artistic talents in the form of his paternal grandfather, a larger than life character who in his early life, earned his living as a bare fist pugilist and sailed the world on ocean going liners as a printer, producing menus and other shipboard paraphemalia.
David Smith Artist ORIGINAL OIL PAINTINGS View a selection of my oil paintings Welcome to my website I was born in the UK , in 1949 and was strongly influenced by the artistic talents of my paternal grandfather, a larger-than-life character. Grandad earned a living in his youth as a bare fist pugilist.
David has studied under numerous instructors in the states and in China. He has displayed his work in galleries and museums across the United States and his work has been awarded at the state and national level. David has received Signature Membership with the American Watercolor Society, National Watercolor Society, and others.
David Smith-Harrison Fine Art. Greetings and welcome to my new DSHprintmaker.com website. ***** This website is still under construction. *****. In the coming month I’ll be adding many more images to the website along with the corresponding descriptive notes and text for the images. My primary goal for my website is to engage with you, the viewers, whether you are a fellow artist, art patron, friend, potential collector or an inquisitive viewer interested in artwork.