Colin

Colin Smith is a British Artist who has work in the permanent collections of many museums and important private collections around the world. He also writes about Art and has been a Harkness fellow to Yale University. He is currently an Associate Editor of Turps Banana Painting Magazine. He lives and works in London and southern Spain.

Collections

  • Tate Gallery
  • Sharjah Museum and Art Gallery, Sharjah, UAE
  • Frederick R Weisman Art Museum, University of Minnesota
  • Museum of Modern Art,Tel Aviv. (Herrmann’s Bequest)
  • Prudential plc . London
  • J.R.Sainsbury plc London
  • Peter and Mimi Haas, San Francisco
  • Hutchinson Mainprice, London
  • British Council, Buenos Aries
  • NatWest Group, London
  • Scottish Equitable, Edinburgh
  • Royal Palm Hotel, Phoenix, Arizona
  • Virgin Communications,London
  • Wilmer, Cutler and Pickering, Berlin
  • BML Corporate Management, Frankfurt
  • Arthur Anderson, Newcastle
  • Amerivox Scandanavia, Stockholm
  • The Duke and Duchess of Westminster
  • Coopers Lybrand, London
  • Hunting Group Plc
  • British Airports Authority
  • Kettering Art Gallery and Museum, Kettering
  • Arthur Andersen, London
  • EMI Worldwide, London
  • British Standards Institute, London
  • Pearl Development, London
  • Contemporary Art Society, London
  • Pepsi Cola, London
  • Prudential Holborn, London
  • Arts Council of Great Britain
  • Unilever, London

Bibliography

  • Colin Smith Paintings at Centro Borges, Buenos Aires Herald, 17 December 2006
  • El Paso Times, Arts and Culture section, Colin Smith at Adair Margo, October 17, 1999.
  • Richard Wollheim, Essay for Solo Exhibition Catalogue, Adair Margo Gallery, El Paso, Texas 1999.
  • Colin Rhodes, Essay for Solo Exhibition Catalogue, Adair Margo Gallery, El Paso, Texas 1999.
  • William Zimmer, British Artists at New Arts Gallery,The New York Times , August 16, 1999
  • Lars Litzen, Colin Smith at Orebro Konstskola-Feature on central Sweden T.V. news, 26 March 1999. Re-broadcast nationally,12 April 1999.
  • Alex Warwick, Fashioning the Frame - Clothes, The Body and the Boundary, Berg Press, Oxford, 1998.
  • Sacha Craddock, Essay for Solo Exhibition Catalogue, Six Chapel Row, Bath 1998.
  • Stig Johansson, Colin Smith, Svenska Dagbladet, 10 May, 1997.
  • Featured in Multicanal Arts Programme (cable television, several transmissions), Buenos Aries, October, 1996.
  • Noel C. Allen, Colin Smith at Arte.X.Arte, Buenos Aries Herald, 15 October, 1996.
  • Adrian Searle,Essay for Solo Exhibition Catalogue, Arte x Arte ,Buenos Aries, 1996.
  • Augusto Pieroni, Mostra Catalogue, Rome, 1996.
  • Nicholas Usherwood, Vehicles in British Painting, The Motor Show Catalogue, 1996.
  • Ralph Hermanns, Art after Thatcher, Dagans Industri, Stockholm, 5 March, 1996.
  • Juliet Ash, The Aesthetics of Absence, Jim Dine and Colin Smith, National Conference of Art Historians, Victoria and Albert Museum, April, 1995.
  • Donald Kuspit, Essay for Exhibition Catalogue, y for Solo Gallery Three Zero, New York, 1993.
  • Marina Vaizey, Essay for Exhibition Catalogue, Galleria di Serpenti, Rome, 1992.
  • Emannuel Cooper, Colin Smith, Time Out, London, April, 1992.
  • Marjorie Althorpe-Guyton, Essay for Solo Exhibition Catalogue, Anderson O`Day, March, 1991.
  • Mary Rose Beaumont, Micky Donnelly/Colin Smith, Arts Review, 9 February, 1990.
  • Robert MacDonald, Colin Smith, Time Out, London, May, 1989.
  • Mary Rose Beaumont, Colin Smith, Arts Review, 5 May, 1989.
  • 40 under 40: Survey of Current British Art, Academy Editions, 1989.
  • Andrew Brighton, Essay for Solo Exhibition Catalogue, Nicola Jacobs Gallery, 1989.
  • Antonio Del Guerico, Arte Dela Thatcher, Aventi Magazine, Rome, 1990.
  • Marjorie Althorpe-Guyton, Colin Smith, Flash Art No. 134, May, 1987.
  • Monica Petzel, Artland, Time Out, London, February, 1987.
  • Monica Petzel, Harkness Fellows at the Air Gallery, Art Monthly, June, 1987.
  • Waldemar Januszczak, Colin Smith, The Guardian, December, 1984.
  • Richard Shone, Colin Smith, Burlington Magazine, December, 1984.
  • Sue Hubbard, Colin Smith at Nicola Jacobs, Alba, December, 1984.
  • Nigel Pollitt,Colin Smith, City Limits, 14 December, 1984.
  • Terence Mullaly, Spirit of New York: Colin Smith_s New Paintings, The Daily Telegraph, 11 December, 1984.
  • Marina Vaizey, Colin Smith, The Sunday Times, 9 December, 1984.
  • Emmanuel Cooper, Colin Smith_s Paintings from New York, Time Out, London, November, 1984.
  • Antonio Del Guerico, Essay for Exhibition Catalogue, Art Itinera, Rome, 1983.
  • Monica Petzel, Colin Smith, Time Out, London, February, 1982.
  • Stephen Lavell, Colin Smith, Arts Review, London, January, 1982.
  • Michael Shepherd, Human Being: Alex Katz and Colin Smith, The Sunday Telegraph, 11 December, 1982.
  • Waldemar Januszczak, Colin Smith, The Guardian, 20 January, 1982.
  • Frances Spalding, Works on Paper, Arts Review, London, April, 1980.
  • Simon Vaughan Winter, A New Conquest of Space, The Evening News, London, 11 May, 1979.
  • Michael Shepherd, Top Hats and Tails, The Sunday Telegraph, 9 December, 1979.