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EXHIBITION HIGHLIGHTS

 

    2017    PAA Annual Members Juried Show, Oklahoma City, OK

        12 x 12 Invitational, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, Oklahoma City, OK

    2016    Spirit Masks Solo Show, Studio Six, Oklahoma City, OK

        SmallArt Juried Show, Paseo Artists Association, Oklahoma City, OK - Award of Merit 

        PAA Annual Members Juried Show, Oklahoma City, OK- Best of Show 

        Creatures - Real & Imagined, National Juried Show, uBe Gallery, Berkley, Ca 

        12 x 12 Invitational, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, Oklahoma City, OK

    2015    Mystical Menagerie, Two Person Show, Kasum Contemporary Fine Art, Oklahoma City, OK

        Smile by Diana J. Smith, Solo Show, Edmond Fine Arts Institute, Edmond, OK

        Seven State Biennial National Juried Show, Chickasha, OK      

        12 x 12 Invitational, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, Oklahoma City, OK        

        smART Juried Show, Paseo Artists Association, Oklahoma City, OK 

        29th Annual Art Show At The Dog Show, National Juried Show, Wichita, KS

        Smile...Going To The Dogs, Solo Show, Pride Gallery, Southwest Medical Center, Lawton, OK

    2014    Oklahoma Art Guild 2014 Fall Members’ Show, Oklahoma City, OK, Second Place in Wildlife        

        REMIX: Selected Works by Diana J. Smith, Solo Show, In Your Eye Gallery, Oklahoma City, OK

        12 x 12 Invitational, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, Oklahoma City, OK

        Smile by Diana J. Smith Solo Show, Governor’s Gallery, Oklahoma State Capitol, Oklahoma City, OK

        The Art of The Heart, Juried Show, Paseo Arts Association, Oklahoma City, OK, Best of Show

        smART Juried Show, Paseo Artists Association, Oklahoma City, OK

    2013    12 x 12 Invitational, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, Oklahoma City, OK

        The Dog and Pony Show, Solo Show, In Your Eye Gallery, Oklahoma City, OK

        The Art of The Heart, Juried Show, Paseo Arts Association, Oklahoma City, OK

        smART Juried Show, Paseo Artists Association, Oklahoma City, OK

    2012    Beneath The Surface, 4 Woman Show at Leslie Powell Gallery, Lawton, OK

        12 x 12 Invitational, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, Oklahoma City, OK

        Oklahoma Friendly, National Juried Show, Oklahoma Art Guild, Oklahoma City 

        Sharp Contrast, Solo Show, Contemporary Art Gallery the Paseo, Oklahoma City, OK 

        The Art of The Heart, Juried Show, Paseo Arts Association, Oklahoma City, OK

    2011    12 x 12 Invitational, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, Oklahoma City, OK

        Seven State Biennial National Juried Show, Chickasha, OK      

        Beneath The Surface, 4 Woman Show at Individual Artist of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK

        Canine Companions, Solo Show, Artifacts Gallery in Eureka Springs, AR

        Canine Companions, Solo Show, Contemporary Art Gallery the Paseo, Oklahoma City, OK

        Oklahoma Friendly, National Juried Show, Oklahoma Art Guild, Oklahoma City, OK

    2010    Smith & Gordon, Two Person Show, Contemporary Art Gallery, The Paseo, Oklahoma City, OK

        12 x 12 Invitational, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, Oklahoma City, OK

        National Watermedia Oklahoma, Juried Show, Oklahoma City, OK, Investment Award
        Oklahoma Watermedia Mixed Media Juried Show, Oklahoma City, OK, Equal Merit Award    

        Oklahoma Arts Council/OWA Storytelling Challenge, Juried Show, MOTOKO Award    

    2009    Seven State Biennial National Juried Show, Chickasha, OK      

        Storytelling Challenge Oklahoma Arts Council & OWA, Juried Show, Oklahoma City, OK, Award of Merit  

        smArt Juried Show, Paseo Artists Association, Oklahoma City, OK

        Paseo Artists Association Members Juried Show, Oklahoma City, OK, Award of Merit

    2009    Oklahoma Friendly, National Juried Show Oklahoma Art Guild, Oklahoma City, 2nd Place in category 

        12 x 12 Invitational, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, Oklahoma City, OK

        OWA Mixed Media Collage Juried Show, Oklahoma City, OK    

        Oklahoma Watermedia Juried Show, Oklahoma City, OK

    2008    Diana Smith, Solo Show, Studio One Paseo, Paintings, Oklahoma City, OK 

        Oklahoma Watermedia Juried Show, Oklahoma City, OK, 1st Place in Transitional category     

        12 x 12 Invitational, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, Oklahoma City, OK

        OWA Mixed Media Collage Juried Show, Oklahoma City, OK

    2007    On a Roll Show, Paseo Artists Association Juried Show, Oklahoma City, OK, Award of Merit

        Oklahoma Watermedia Juried Show, Oklahoma City, OK, Award of Merit

        12 x 12 Invitational, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, Oklahoma City, OK

         Diana Smith, Solo Show, Studio One Paseo, Mixed Media Figures, Oklahoma City, OK        

 

Commissions    

    2008    Symphony Decorator’s Showhouse. Commissions in 3 of the 4 Brownstone Show Homes

    1984-present        Commissioned mixed media wall hangings, paintings and masks -—

         Business Education Building at Francis Tuttle Vo-Tech, Remington Park Penthouse Suite,                                          Oklahoma banks, office buildings and in private residences throughout the United States

 

Collections

        Mask purchased in 1986 at Quail Hollow Gallery in Oklahoma City. Was in a private collection, then in
        2012 was donated to a permanent collection at Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.

 

Professional Affiliations    

        108 Contemporary, Paseo Artists Association, Individual Artist of Oklahoma, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition    

 

Employment    

    1984-present     Owner/Graphic Design firm, Designsmith, Inc.

    1990-1994    Owner Black Horse Designs Designed and manufactured one-of-a-kind jewelry

            with showrooms in Dallas Market Center and Javits Center in New York City

 

Education

    1998-1999    Painting, Abstracts    Suzanne Randall    Mixed Media Gallery, The Paseo

    1974        Painting Major    Bachelor of Fine Arts    University of Oklahoma 

            Studying under Eugene Bavinger and George A. Bogart

 

Current Representation

    Worrell Gallery  103 Washington Ave.  Santa Fe, NM 87501  505.989.4900
    JRB Art at the Elms  2810 N. Walker Ave.   Oklahoma City, OK 73103  405.528.6336

    Beartooth Gallery Fine Art   110 S. Broadway Ave. Red Lodge, MT  59068 406.446.1292

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