Laura Gethen Smith


I make geometric paintings using oil or acrylic. Working mainly on canvas, the paintings often evolve as part of a series of pictures which may be continued over months or years finally presenting a collective statement about a theme. Work on paper includes collage and drawing with drawings frequently leading to small gouache, oil or acrylic works and these I consider as paintings in their own right though they may also be the concept for a larger work on canvas. read full statement

Location Kingston-upon-Hull, Yorkshire
Activities Practice-based research, Private commissions, Collecting
Artforms / type of project Drawing, Mixed Media, Painting, Photography, Sculpture
Tags abstract, conceptual

News & Events

  • Salon des Réalités Nouvelles 2014

    19/10/2014 – 26/10/2014
    Parc Floral, Bois de Vincennes, Paris

    An annual exhibition of abstract art

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  • Berwick Townscapes

    25/07/2014 – 31/08/2014
    Berwick upon Tweed Museum & Art Gallery

    Paintings from the collection of Berwick-upon-Tweed Borough Council

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