EXHIBITS AND AWARDs
2018 Artwalk Santa Barbara, Juried show
Wanderlust, 50 Leading National Artist’s, Howard Mandville Gallery, 2017
American Impressionist Society National Annual Show juried exhibition, Seattle, WA 2016
1st Place , Artist’s of Distinction Exhibit, SB Museum of Natural History, ArtWalk 2015.
DIRECTORS CHOICE AWARD at 2014 Artist’s of Distinction Exhibit, SB Museum of Natural History, ArtWalk 2014.
Honorable Mention, small works show, Randy Higbee Gallery, Costa Mesa, CA 2015
SOLO EXHIBITION: “2014 Landscapes of Samuel Smith” , Divine Inspiration Gallery, 2014
OPA National Online showcase, Spring 2014- Associate Members.
1st Place, and Honorable Mention, SCAPE show, Bacara Ritz Carlton Resort 2015
1st Place SBAA Semana Nautica Exhibit, 2015
Juror’s Choice Award, SBAA, Santa Barbara. Multiple pieces in show. 2013
Faulkner Gallery, multiple juried shows 2013, SBAA,
Cabrillo Arts Pavilion, SBAA juried show 2013
Park City Midway Plein Air competition, studio show, 2012
Springville Museum of Art juried regional show, Springville,
Howard / Mandville Gallery
Samuel was selected for this national exhibition in 2017
american impressionist society
17th National Annual show
Work of Samuel Smith was selected for the prestigious national show in 2016.
1350 entrants by professional artists were juried to limit the exhibition to approximately 130 works.
Samuel’s work has consistently been selected for this show, well known as the most important annual show for local and regional artists’s on the Central Coast of California, held at the Natural History Museum in Santa Barbara. Awards at this annual show include:
Director’s Choice Award
Award of Merit
Awards at the SCAPE Bacara Ritz Carlton show include:
Randy Higbee Gallery
Multiple years, Small Works show, 2014-2016