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-Education:
---MFA University of Kansas (Painting), 1986.  Graduate Thesis in Multi-Media Installation.
---Fellowship (merit) and full scholarship to Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture.  Summer fellowship ten weeks 1985, Skowhegan Maine.
---Full-time faculty:  Mary Heilmann, Betye Saar, Roy De Forrest, Sidney Goodman, Louisa  Chase, John Chamberlain.  
---Visiting Faculty:  Richard Serra, Hilton Kramer, Elizabeth Murray, Elizabeth Cattlett, Eric Fischl.
---BFA Emporia State University, 1983.  Outstanding Senior, Art Dept.  President’s Honor Roll.

 

Professional Work Experience:

---Professor of Art.  Full-time, Art Institute of Sinte Gleska University, Rosebud Reservation, Mission SD.  Teaching Drawing I, II, III, IV, Special Projects I & II; Painting I, II, III, IV, Special Projects I & II;  Design 2D, Color Theory, Art History Survey I  &  II; Printmaking I, Life Drawing .
---Online Adjunct Instructor:  SW Virginia Community College, Spring 2021 to current.  Teaching Art History Survey I & II, Concurrent with Full-Time SGU, and concurrent with former Gallery Management at Dallas Metro Arts Contemporary.
---Gallery Director.  Operate Dallas Metro Arts Contemporary, Plano TX.  Curate monthly national art competitions: write  prospectuses, advertise, post events to web and  media; receive, display and ship 50-100 works per month.  Aug  2018 to  June 2022.
---Professor of Art (Drawing and Art Appreciation).  Emergency replacement, Navarro College.  Taught Drawing I, Drawing II, (Hybrid) and Art Appreciation (face-to-face, Hybrid and online) Fall 2018 to Summer 2020.
---Professor of Art (Painting) and Art Appreciation.  Full-time, Collin County Community College, Plano, TX.  Fall 2005 to Spring 2018.  Teaching 2-4 sections Art Appreciation and 2-3 sections of Painting, Life Painting, and Drawing per semester. (18-24 contact hours).
---Instructor of Art.  Full-time, Western Iowa Tech Community College, Sioux City, IA.  Fall 2000 to Fall 2005.  Taught Art Appreciation, Art History II (Lecture and online both); Painting I &  II, Drawing I & II, Design I & II, five courses per semester.  (18-24 contact hours).
---Adjunct Instructor.  Part-time, Emporia State University, Emporia, KS.  Fall 1997 to Spring 2000. (Position held in   conjunction with full-time employment, Modine Manufacturing, final assembly operator.

 

Collin College and Community Service:

1. College-Wide:
• Nominated:  Faculty Council Secretary, Sinte Gleska University.
• Volunteered:  Curriculum Assessment Committee, Sinte Gleska University
• Faculty sponsor/escort Northern Plains Indian Art Market, Sioux Falls SD
• Faculty sponsor/escort:  American Indian Higher Education Consortium, Albuquerqee NM
• Appointed:  Core Objectives Assessment Team (COAT), Collin College, 2011-2018.
• Volunteered:  Faculty member at New Student Orientation Round Table Discussions, Collin College, 2009 to 2018.
• Volunteered:  Academic Freedom Committee, Collin College, 2006-2018
• Served:  Data Coordinator for Art Appreciation Core Curriculum SLO Summaries, 2009 to 2018.
• Served:   Art Appreciation Task Force to develop assessment program for Core Curriculum and SLO Revisions, 2007 to 2018.
• Presented:  Collin College Holocaust Remembrance Day Conference:  Art Fuhrer & Art Fury, Adolf Hitler’s Art in Relation to WWII.
• Presented:  "That Dang Mod Durn Art--How Art Created WWII” at Faculty Development Conference Day, 2010.
• Facilitated Artist Lecture by Roger Shimomura, PRC Event Center, June 2009.
2. Division/Department:
• Volunteered:  Core Assessment Student Learning Outcomes committee, 2012.
• Volunteered:  Data Coordinator for Core Course Curriculum Assessment 2010 to 2018.
• Facilitated: Associate Faculty Dept. meetings re:  Core Curriculum Assessment, 2007 to 2018.
• Coordinated:  Associate Faculty SLO Assessment 2007 to 2018.
• Nominated:  National text review committee for Gardner’s Concise Art Through the Ages, 2008.
• Presented:  Summary of Implementation of Plan developed by Core Curriculum Assessment Group, (Chaired by self) to the Fall Division Meeting 2009.
• Volunteered:  Member Search Committee for Full-Time Lecturer Art Appreciation, CPC 2009.
• Chaired:  Core Curriculum Assessment Group, 2009.
3. Community Service:
• Juror for various exhibitions by Plano Arts Association, McKinney Art Guild, Allen Art Guild
• Juror for VASE high school regional/State art exhibitions
• Donated art for charity auctions, including Collin College, Plano Arts Association, Buddy Holly Arts Center.

 

Exhibitions & Lectures listed by Year:  Jerry E. Smith,   * denotes award.

 

2024:       
                Solo Exhibition:   Snapshots:  Photos on the Road.   Valentine Public Art Gallery, Valentine NE.
                Solo Exhibition:    Photos and Demonstration Art made at SGU.  The Art Institute, Sinte Gleska University, Mission SD.
                Visiting Artist:   Works from the DMAC Collection presentation.  Chadron State College, Chadron NE.

                Juried Exhibition:  10th International Exhibition, Rhode Island Center for Photographic Arts, Providence RI.
                Juror:  Karen Haas, Lane Senior Curator of Photographs, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA.
                Juried Exhibition:  Signs and Symbols 2024, Gallarium.art.  Biafarin online exhibition.
                Juried Exhibition:  5th Annual Foto Forum Santa Fe Members Show.  Juror:   Sage Paisner, Executive Director
 

2023:
               Juried Exhibition:  Words Matter, Rhode Island Center for Photographic Arts, Providence RI.
               Baldwin National 23, Baker University, Baldwin City, KS
               Juried Exhibition:  Yellowstone Museum of Art Juried Exhibition, Yellowstone Museum of Art, Billings MT.  Juror: 
                Curator of the Permanent Collection, Lisa Ranallo.   
2022:     
               Co-Juror:  Texas Invitational Art Show, Pearce Museum, Corsicana, TX
2021:    
               Solo Exhibition:   Gallery 621, Tallahassee FL.  Curator/Director Lauren Baker.
2020:     
               Invitational Exhibition:  Regional Invitational, Pierce Museum of Art, Corsicana TX.
2019:
               Solo Exhibition:  Apropos Appropriation, Fort Worth Community Art Center, Fort Worth TX.  Jon Levy, Dir.
               Juried Exhibition:  Concrete and Adrift:  Art on the Poverty Line, Alexandria Museum of Art, Alexandria, LA.
               Invitational Exhibition:  Regional Invitational, Pierce Museum of Art, Corsicana TX.     
2018:
               Juried Exhibition:  Center for Contemporary Art National Art Show, Abilene Center for Contemporary Arts
               Abilene TX.  Juror:  James Surls, International artist.
               Juried Exhibition:  33rd International Exhibition, Meadows Museum of Art, Tyler TX.           
2017:    
               Juried Exhibition:  Art in the Metroplex, Fort Worth Community Arts Center, FW TX.
               Juried Exhibition:  Precision.  AD Gallery, University of North Carolina, Joseph Begnaud, Dir.
               Juried Exhibition:  CAC Members Mary Tomas Gallery, Dallas, Dallas TX.  Curated by Director Mary Tomas. 
               Juried Exhibition:  Nor’Easter, New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT.  Juror:  Sara Fritchey, Director/Curator Artspace,                  New Haven, CT.
               Invitational Solo Exhibition:  Verses & Versus:  Assemblage art and installation of Jerry Smith. Museum of Art,
               Pittsburg State University, Pittsburg KS.  Rhona Shand, Museum Director.
               Invitational Group Exhibition:  Emerging Artists 2017.  Museum of Arts and Science, Macon GA.   Susan Welsh, Museum Director. 
               Co-curated:  Collin Faculty & Student Exhibition, Love Field, Dallas TX.
2016:
              Artist in Residence & Solo Exhibition:  December Residency at Studio Paducah, Paducah KY.
              Conference Presenter:   “Globalization and Pluralism”, at School of Visual Arts NYC 30th Annual Conference. 
              Published:  Artspace magazine “Top Ten Artists”.
2015:  
              Invitational Solo Exhibition:  Jerry Smith Assemblages and Installation, Valdosta State University.  Curator, Julie Bowland, University                   Gallery Director. 
              Invitational Solo Exhibition:  Jerry Smith: In The Spirit Of The Moment, Ormand Museum, Ormand FL,  Susan Richmond, Director.
              National Juried Exhibition:  Representing the West, Sangre De Cristo Arts Center, Pueblo Co.  Juror:  Walter Piehl,
              Professor of Art, Minot State University, Minot ND.
              National Juried Exhibition:  Valdosta National, Valdosta State University, Valdosta GA.  Juror:   Susan Welsh
              Executive Director Macon Museum of Art, Macon GA.  January-Feb 2015.
              State Juried Exhibition:  Assistance League of Houston Celebrates Texas Art 2015, Houston TX.  Juror:  Dean
              Sobel, Director Clyfford Still Museum, Denver CO. January-Feb 2015
2014:
              Published:  Review:  Eric Fishl at the Modern Museum of Art Fort Worth, Urban Theater Art of the 1980’s.  Published in Glass Tire,                             Christina Rees, Regional Editor.
               Published:  Review:  Julian Schnabel at the Dallas Contemporary, published in GlassTire, Bill Davenport, Editor.
               Invitational Exhibition:  EightxEight Exhibition and Auction, Dallas Museum of Biblical Arts, Dallas TX.  Director Scott Peck, Curator.
               Solo Exhibition:  Jerry Smith at Lee College, Baytown TX.  Jennifer Herzberg, curator.
               Invitational Group Exhibition:  Art Week at Trinity Groves.  Dallas Texas, in conjunction with the Dallas
               Biennial, April 2014.  John Marcucci, curator.
               Solo Exhibition:  Jerry Smith, Haley-Henman Gallery, John Marcucci curator.
               Curated:  Burven Bossie at Metropolitan Press, Dallas TX.
2013:   
               Solo Exhibition:  In the Spirit of the Moment, Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort Worth, TX.
     *        Invitational Lecture:  Texas Association of Schools of Art, (TASA) Houston TX.  Award:  Paul Hanna lecture.  Title:   “At the Crossroads                    of Globalization and Pluralism—Art in the 21st Century”. 
               Guest Lecturer:  Northwest Nazarene State University, Nampa ID.
               Guest Lecturer:  West Texas A&M University, Canyon, TX.
      *       Juried Exhibition:  VAST Texas F&N Exhibition, Irving Arts Center, Irving TX.  Juror:  Enrique Fernandez, Dir.  Bathhouse Cultural Center.
               Group Exhibition: McKinney Avenue Contemporary annual Membership Show.
2012:
               Solo Exhibition:  In the Spirit of the Moment, The Arts Gallery, Collin College, Plano TX, November    26-December 15.
               Solo Exhibition: In the Spirit of the Moment,  Central Collage Gallery,  Houston Community College,    Houston TX, August 27-                                September 22.   Michael Golden, Curator.
               Solo Exhibition:   Sylvia White Gallery, Ventura CA, May 26-June 17. .  Curator:   Sylvia White, Gallery Director.
               National Juried Exhibition:  49th Annual Exhibition, Masur Museum, Monroe LA.  Juror:  Liza Simone,     Director of Phantom Galleries                    Los Angeles.
               State Juried Exhibition:  New Texas Talent, Craighead Green Gallery, Dallas TX.  Curator:  Kenneth
               Craighead, Director.
               Regional Juried Exhibition: What We Love About Texas,   Plano Arts Center.  
               Regional Juried Exhibition:  The 125 Show, The Arts Gallery, Plano TX.  Juror:  Laura Green, Valley    House Director.
2011:
               National Juried Exhibition:  Third Coast National Exhibition, K Space Contemporary, Corpus Christi,    TX  2011.   Juror:  Tony Magar,                      international artist. 
               National Juried Exhibition: 4th Annual National Exhibition, Sylvia White Gallery, Ventura CA.  Juror: Sylvia White, owner/Director.
*             National Juried Exhibition:  Brooklyn Waterfront Artist Coalition National Exhibition, Brooklyn NY.  
              Juror:  Nathon Trotman, Associate Curator Guggenheim Museum of Art.  (Star denotes Award received)
              National Juried Exhibition:  VAST (Visual Arts Society of Texas) National Juried Exhibition, Denton TX.    
              Juror:  Benito Huerta, Director Gallery University of Texas Arlington.
   *         Regional Juried Exhibition:  Citation Exhibition, Texas Visual Arts Association, Pfamily Arts Center, Plano,  TX.  Juror:  artist Billie Haskell.               Regional Juried Exhibition:  Self Portraits: Who Are You? Collin College gallery, Plano TX, Curator:  Zane Steadman Director TVAA.
              Invitational Exhibition:  Retrospective 25, Buddy Holly Center, Lubbock TX.
              Invitational Exhibition:  Favorites and Previews, Haley Henmann gallery, Dallas TX.  Curator:  John Marcucci, Director.
2010: 
              Invitational Lecturer:  Collin Holocaust Conference.  Lecture entitled:  “That Dang Mod Durn Art—How Art   Caused WWII.
              National Juried Exhibition: Texas National, Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX.      Juror: Judy Pfaff, artist and Chair                   Art Dept, Barr College NY.
              Invitational Exhibition:   El Corezan Invitational Exhibition.  Bathhouse Cultural Center, Dallas,    TX.  Curator:  Jose Vargas, Director                       Latino Cultural Center, Dallas.
2009:
              Solo Exhibition: Mixed Media Mixed Messages.   North Lake College, Irving TX.  Curator, Steve Benezue, NLC Gallery Director.
              Three Person Exhibition:  Jerry Smith, Sergio Delgado, and Ester Ritz, Haley Henman gallery, Dallas TX.   Curator:   John Marcucci,                         Director.
              State Juried Exhibition:  Hunting Prize, Decorative Center, Houston, TX.  Jurors: Kate  Green, independent  curator and former                              ArtSpace curator, San Antonio; Chiyo Ishakawa, Deputy Directory of Art, Seattle Art  Museum; Suzanne Folds McCullagh, Curator The                Art Institute of Chicago.
             Invitational Exhibition:  Summer Series, Haley Henman gallery, Dallas TX.  Curator:  Dir. John Marcucci. 
             Invitational Exhibition:  El Corezan”, Bathhouse Cultural Center, Dallas , TX.  Curator:  Jose Vargas, Director  Latino Cultural Center,                      Dallas. 
2008:
*            National Exhibition:  Texas National.  Stephen F. Austin University, Nacogdoches TX.  Juror:  Roger Shimomura, professor emeritus                       University of Kansa
*            National Juried Exhibition:  Citation Exhibition, Texas Visual Arts Association Juried Exhibition.     Plano Arts Centre,Plano, TX.  Juror:                    John Marcucci, Director Haley-Henman Gallery, Dallas TX.   
             Regional Juried Exhibition: Art in the Metroplex, Moudy Gallery, Texas Christian University, Fort    Worth TX.  Juror:  Eleanor Heartney,                    contributing editor Art in America.
             Regional Juried Exhibition:  Connections Irving Art Center, Irving TX.  
             Group Exhibition:  Open Exhibition, Gallery 500-X, Dallas TX.
2007:
             Solo Exhibition:  East Central University Art Gallery, Ada OK.  Curator, Bradley Jessop, Chair.
   *        National Juried Exhibition:  Wichita National All Media Craft Exhibition.  Wichita Center for the Arts,  Wichita, KS.  Juror: Bede Clark,                      Chair, University of Missouri.  
             National Juried Exhibition:  Axis Gallery National Juried Exhibition.  Axis Gallery, Sacramento, CA.
    *       National Juried Exhibition:  Texas Visual Arts Association National 2007.  Irving Arts Center, Irving TX.
             Juror:  Andrea Kames, Curator Fort Worth Modern Museum of Art.  
             Invitational Exhibition:  El Corezan.  Bathhouse Cultural Center, Dallas, TX.  Curator:  Jose Vargas, Latino  Cultural Center Director. 
2006:
             Regional Juried Exhibition:  Outside the Lines 6 Juried Exhibition.  Bathhouse Cultural Center,    Dallas, TX . Jurors:   Rita Bernard, art                    critic, and Gabriella Pruit, Director 14th Street Gallery.  
    *       Regional Juried Exhibition.  The Center, Rockwall Tx. Juror:  Vicky Mayhan, Gallery Director Collin College. 
*           Regional Juried Exhibition:  Great Plains 2nd Annual Juried Art Show. Southeastern Oklahoma State   University, Visual and Performing              Arts Center, Durant OK.  Juror:  Rudy Ellis, Asst Director    Ardmoore Arts Center.  (Star denotes Award received)
             Regional Juried Exhibition:  Altar/Alter.  Grayson County College, Denison TX.  Curator:   Steve Black, Art  Professor GCC.
             Regional Juried Exhibition:  10th Annual Cross Timbers Small Works National Juried Exhibition, Murray State College, Tishomingo, OK.                Juror:  Amy Tungeln, Director Chickasaw Council Museum.  (Star denotes  Award received)
             Invitational Exhibition: Day of the Dead Invitational Exhibition.  Bathhouse Cultural Center, Dallas TX.  Curator:  Enrique Fernandez,                      Director Bathhouse.
             Invitational Exhibition:  Celebracion!  Invitational Exhibition, Buddy Holly Fine Art Center, Lubbock TX.
             Invitational Exhibition:  2006 Salon Du Fit Invitational Exhibition.  Bathhouse Cultural Center, Dallas TX.
             Curator:  Jose Vargas, Latino Art Center Director.
             Invitational Exhibition:  2006 Haute Art.   Plano Art Centre, Plano Texas invitational benefit auction.
2005: 
            Three Person Exhibition: Looking Through:  Three New Collin Faculty.  14th St. Gallery, Plano, TX.  
            National Juried Exhibition:  Texas National, Stephan F. Austin University, Nacogdoches. Juror:  James Surls.
            Invitational Exhibition:  Celebracion! Invitational Exhibition.  Buddy Holly Fine Art Center, Lubbock TX.
2004:
            Regional Juried Exhibition:  Local Perspectives, Sioux City Arts Center, Sioux City, IA.  Juror:  Kathyrn Hixson, Assistant Curator, Chicago               Museum of Contemporary Art.
            Invitational Exhibition: Celebracion! Invitational Exhibition”.  Buddy Holly Fine Art Center, Lubbock TX.  
2002:
      *    International Juried Exhibition:  Spiritual V.  Period Gallery, Omaha, NE.  Juror:  Larry Bradshaw, Gallery
            Director and Prof. at University of Nebraska.
            Regional Juried Exhibition: Prairie Dog Quest” Public Sculpture Competition.  Sponsor: Sioux City    Art Center.  Work commissioned by               Sioux City Convention Center, Sioux City, IA.
2001:
    *      Solo Exhibition: Sticks and Stones.  Installation, Mount Vernon Nazarene College, Mount Vernon,     OH.  

    *      International Juried Exhibition:  Spiritual IV.  Period Gallery, Omaha, NE.  Juror:  Larry Bradshaw, Gallery Director and prof. at University               of Nebraska.  
            National Juried Exhibition:  45th International Annual Award Exhibition.  San Diego Art Institute, San    Diego, CA.  Juror:  Bram Dykstra,               Art Critic and Prof. University of California, San Diego.
    *      Regional Juried Exhibition:  Local Perspectives, Sioux City Arts Center, Sioux City, IA.  Juror:     Janise Driesbach, Dir. Sheldon Memorial                 Art Gallery, University of Nebraska at Lincoln.
            Regional Juried Exhibition: Art of the Plains States,  Coutts Museum, Butler County Com College, El    Dorado, KS.
            Invitational Exhibition:  Celebracion! Invitational Exhibition.  Buddy Holly Fine Art Center, Lubbock TX.
2000:
            Solo Exhibition:  Getting The Word Out.  Epley Gallery, Morningside College, Sioux City, IA. 
     *     Solo Exhibition:  The Marriage of Image and Word.  Dordt College, Sioux Center, IA.  (Star denotes Visiting  Artist/Lecturer)
            International Exhibition:  2nd Annual Mixed-Media International.  Period Gallery, Omaha, NE. 
            Solo Exhibition:  Jerry Smith:  Recent Works  Emporia Arts Center, Emporia, KS.
            Invitational Exhibition:  ’About Face’ Invitational Exhibition.  Buddy Holly Fine Art Center, Lubbock, TX.
            Invitational Exhibition:  Emporia State University Annual Faculty Exhibition.  Norman Eppink Gallery, ESU,  Emporia KS.
1999:
     *     Solo Exhibition:  State(ment) of Mind.  Abilene Christian University, Abilene, TX.  (Star denotes Visiting Artist  Lecturer)
            International Exhibition:  43rd International Annual Award Exhibition.  San Diego Art Institute, San Diego, CA.   Juror:  Howard Fox,                         Curator, Los Angeles County Museum of Art.
            National Juried Exhibition:  Dementia 99.  Omaha Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha, NE.
            Regional Juried Exhibition:  Kansas City Artists Coalition 1999 Rivermarket Regional Exhibition,  Kansas City, MO.  Juror:  Janet Bishop,                 Assoc. Curator of Painting and Sculpture, San Francisco Museum of  Modern Art.  
            Regional Juried Exhibition:  30th Annual Smoky Hill Art Exhibition, Hays Arts Center, Hays, KS.  Juror:  Warren  Taylor,  Prof. of Art,                           Midland College, Midland, TX.
            Invitational Exhibition:  Celebracion!  Invitational Exhibition.  Lubbock Fine Arts Center, Lubbock, TX.    
1998:
    *      International Juried Exhibition:  42nd International Annual Award Exhibition.  San Diego Art Institute,   San Diego, CA.  Juror:  Elizabeth                 Armstrong, Sr. Curator, Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego. 
            Regional Juried Exhibition:  29th Annual Smoky Hill Art Exhibition,   Hays Arts Center, Hays, KS.  Juror:  Deborah Emont-Scott, Sanders                 Sosland 20th Century Art Curator, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, KC MO.
1997:
            Regional Juried Exhibition:  Kansas City Artists Coalition 1997 Rivermarket Regional Exhibition,     Kansas City, MO.  Juror:  Deborah                       Emont-Scott, Sanders Sosland 20th Century Art Curator,    Nelson- Atkins Museum  of Art, Kansas City.
            Regional Juried Exhibition: 28th Annual Smoky Hill Art Exhibition,  Hays Arts Center, Hays, KS.  Juror: Sherry Leedy, Director of Leedy-                   volkos Gallery, Kansas City, MO.
*          Invitational Exhibition:  Emporia Artists Invite Artists.  Norman Eppink Gallery, ESU, Emporia, KS.     Don Perry, Curator.  
1995:
            Solo Exhibition: Figures of Speech:  Recent Drawings.  Carnegie Center for the Arts, Dodge City, KS.
            Invitational Exhibition:  Art Today:  Alumni Art Exhibition.   Norman Eppink Gallery, ESU, Emporia KS.
 1994:
            Solo Exhibition:  So You Wanna Go Back to Egypt?  Colby Community College, Colby, KS.
   *       Regional Juried Exhibition:  Central States Exhibition 94,  Pratt Community College, Pratt KS  1994.
1993:
     *     Solo Exhibition:  Art from A-Z…  Seward County Community College, Liberal, KS.  
     *     Solo Exhibition:  Art from A-Z...  Colby Community College, Colby  KS.  
            Regional Juried Exhibition:  18th Annual Juried Art Show,  Carnegie Center for the Arts, Dodge City,    KS.  Juror:  John  Coulter, Art Chair,             Fort Hays State University, Hays, KS.
            Regional Juried Exhibition:  24th Annual Smoky Hill Art Exhibition,  Hays Arts Center, Hays, KS. Juror:  Douglas Freed, Prof. Missouri State             University.
1992:
            Invitational Exhibition:  View from the 80’s:  University of Kansas Invitational Alumni Show.     University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.
1989:  
           Regional Juried Exhibition:  Kansas IX.  Mulvane Art Center, Topeka, KS.  Juror:  Douglas Freed,    Prof. Missouri State University.
1988:
           Regional Juried Exhibition:  Kansas VII.  Mulvane Art Center, Topeka, KS.  Juror:  Constance     Glenn, Dir. University Art Museum,                            California State University.
           Invitational Exhibition:  Printmaking Techniques Past and Present.  Helen Forman  Spencer     Museum of Art, University of Kansas,                      Lawrence, KS.  Curator:  Steve Goddard.
1987: 
           Regional Juried Exhibition:  Mid-Four Juried Art Exhibition,  Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas    City, MO.   Juror:  Constance Glenn,              Dir. of University Art Museum, California State University.
1986:
           Solo Exhibition: Polemic Idioms:  MFA Thesis Exhibition.  Lawrence Arts Center, Lawrence, KS.
           National Juried Exhibition:  Artist Liaison,  Hank Baum Gallery, San Francisco, CA.  Juror, Hank Baum, Gallery Director.
           National Juried Exhibition:  National Graduate Drawing Exhibition, Allen Priebe Art Gallery,     University of Wisconsin.
           Regional Juried Exhibition:  Kansas VI.  Mulvane Art Center, Topeka, KS.  Juror:  Graham Beal,    Senior Curator, San Francisco Museum              of Modern Art.
           Regional Juried Exhibition:  Mid-Four Juried Art Exhibition,  Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas    City, MO.  Juror: Marge Goldwater,                Curator, Walker Art Center 20th Century Art, Minneapolis, MN.
           Invitational Exhibition:  Lawrence Art Center Annual Art Auction,  LAC, Lawrence, KS.
1985:
           Two Person Exhibition:  Betye Saar and Jerry Smith:  Summer Works.  Skowhegan School of    Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME .
           Regional Juried Exhibition:  Kansas V.  Mulvane Art Center, Topeka, KS.  Juror:  F. Hill, owner    Hill Gallery, NYC.
     *    Regional Juried Exhibition:  Sixth Annual Kansas Juried Art Show, Salina Arts Center, Salina, KS.       
           Regional Juried Exhibition: ACAAK Series VII Competition.  Lawrence Arts Center and Kansas Tour,   Lawrence, KS .  Juror:  Keith                            Jacobshagen, Prof. University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE.
           Invitational Exhibition: Lawrence Arts Center Annual Art Auction,  Lawrence,  KS.


1984:
          National Juried Exhibition:  NPVAG National.  West Nebraska Arts Center, North Platte, NE.  Juror:  Don Dernovich, Prof of Art, McCook                   Community College.
1983:
           Solo Exhibition:  Drawing from the Revelation Series,  Salina Arts Center, Salina, KS.
           Solo Exhibition:  Sculpture from the Revelation Series.  Emporia State University, Emporia, KS.
           Solo Exhibition:  Photographs from the Revelation Series.  ESU, Emporia, KS.
           National Juried Exhibition:  1983 SPAR National Art Exhibition.  Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Shreveport,   LA,  Juror:  Ted                Potter, Director for SECCA.
           National Juried Exhibition:  North Dakota National Print and Drawing Exhibition,  University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND.  Juror:                    Robert Nelson, Print Director, Millersville State College, Millersville, PA.
           National Juried Exhibition:  Midwest Miniature Print and Drawing Show.  Sky Gallery, St. Paul, MN.
*         Regional Juried Exhibition:  Fifth Annual Kansas Juried Art Show,  Salina Arts Center, Salina, KS.      Juror:  Michael Sanden, Assoc. Dir.                  Oklahoma Art Center. 
           Regional Juried Exhibition:  Art, Inc., Barton County Community College, BCCC, Great Bend, KS.     Juror:  Larry Bradshow, Prof. University            of Nebraska, Lincoln.
           Regional Juried Exhibition:  Kansas III,  Mulvane Art Center, Topeka, KS. Juror:  Franz Schulz, Prof. Lake Frrest College, Chicago, IL.
           Regional Juried Exhibition:  Ninth Annual Prairie Art Exhibition, Sterling College, Sterling KS.
           Invitational Exhibition: ESU Traveling Student/Faculty Exhibition.  Various Kansas sites.
           Invitational Exhibition:  The Container Show,  Leanard’s Artspace, Modesto, CA.  Juror:  Randy Magnus.
*         Local Juried Exhibition:  ESU Annual Student Juried Exhibition.  (star denotes award received)
1982:
           Regional Juried Exhibition:  Art, Inc.,  Barton County Community College,  BCCC, Great Bend, KS.     Juror:  Jack Lemon, Dir. Landfall                      Press, Chicago IL.
    *     Regional Juried Exhibition:  Fourth Annual Kansas Juried Art Show,  Salina Arts Center, Salina, KS.     Juror:  Jon Nelson, Curator                            University of Nebraska Gallery, Lincoln, NE.  (Star denotes Award received)
           Regional Juried Exhibition:   Eighth Annual Prairie Art Exhibition,  Sterling College, Sterling, KS. Juror:  Dick Luster, Prof. of Art, University of            Kansas.
           Regional Juried Exhibition:  Seventh Annual Prairie Art Exhibition,  Sterling College, Sterling KS.
           Student Juried Exhibition:  Emporia State University Annual Juried Student Exhibition,  Emporia, KS.  
1981:
           Regional Exhibition:  Art Inc.,  Barton County Community College, BCCC, Great Bend KS.
           Student Juried Exhibition:  Emporia State University Annual Juried Student Exhibition,  ESU.
1980:
           Student Exhibition:  Emporia State University Annual Juried Student Exhibition,  Emporia KS.
1979:   
           Regional Juried Exhibition:  Art Inc., Barton County Community College, BCCC, Great Bend KS.    Juror:  Gerald Bolas, Director                                Washington University Gallery, St. Louis MO.
           Regional Juried Exhibition:  10th Annual Smoky Hill Art Exhibition,  Hays Arts Center, Hays, KS. 
           Regional Juried Exhibition:  29th Annual Smoky Hill Art Exhibition,   Hays Arts Center, Hays, KS.  Juror:  Deborah Emont-Scott, Sanders                  Sosland 20th Century collection Nelson Atkins Art Museum.
 

 
 

Jerry Smith:             personal & student artworks

Brief Biography:

Jerry Smith is an artist, professor of 20 years and gallery curator. Highlights include:

Professor of Art, Western Iowa Tech Community College, 2000 -2005

Professor of Art