AJ SMITH'S ART WORK WINS AN AWARD
Aj Smith is happy to announce that his work, THE STORYTELLER AND HIS WIFE, was accepted into the South Arkansas Art Center's Annual Juried Competition. The juror, Rene Paul Barilleaux, selected Aj's work for the Best of Show award. This exhibition will be on display at the Art Center until July 30, 2019.
South Arkansas Art Center
110 East 5th Street
El Dorado, Arkansas 71730
AJ SMITH IS FEATURED IN A NEW FILM
Aj Smith is one of ten artists featured in the new film DELTA 60. This film was created by Matthew Rowe for the Arkansas Arts Center (AAC) and highlights Arkansas artists that were in the 60th Delta Exhibition, held in 2018. The film premiered at the Arts Center on June 28, 2019 which coincided with the closing of the AAC as it prepares for extensive renovations over the next two years.
NEW SILVERPOINT BOOK AVAILABLE & INCLUDES AJS DRAWING
Aj is honored to have his drawing DELTA BLUES: FACES OF THE DELTA SERIES included in the book Silverpoint and Metalpoint Drawing: A Complete Guide to the Medium which has just been released. This book is authored by Susan Schwalb and Tom Mazzullo, two expert artists in this medium.
If you would like to order a copy of the book, please visit the web link provided in the Links section of this website.
LIFETIME MEMBER OF THE PHILADELPHIA MUSEUM OF ART
Aj Smith has recently been honored with a lifetime membership at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. His print CALM is part of the Museum's permanent collection.