Richard Smith was a British painter and printmaker with an abstract and minimalist style. Richard Smith was born in Letchworth, Hefferdshire, England in the year 1931.
Smith attended the Saint Albans School of Art. He also attended the prestigious Royal College of Art located in London.
The artist also served his country in the Royal Air Force.
Price range information: Smith worked in oils, acrylics, watercolor, gouache, and pastel. He was also an avid printmaker. Prices range from $5,000 to $50,000.
Below we view an exhibition featuring the work of Richard Smith from 2013:
The artist represented Britian in the 1970 Venice Biennial.
Richard Smith passed away in 2016. He was 84 years of age.
Works by Richard Smith can be found in many prominent collections including the Museum of Modern Art located in New York City, and the Tate Gallery located in London, England.
What a great use of color and shape. A very fun and expressive style!