In 2015, SHMF was proud to work in partnership with Sunbury Shores and the Charlotte County arts community to honour Mr. Smith’s passing by mounting a retrospective of his work. People opened their private collections allowing work to be exhibited. Many of them shared images, which are featured in this slideshow. The SHMF is grateful[…]
New video: A Retrospective look at Strathbutler artist Tom Smith Studio Tour S3 E03 In Episode 3 of Season 3, host Matt Brown sits down with Kathryn McCarroll and Peter Larocque to learn about the legacy left behind by artist Tom Smith. Watch on the Studio Tour Facebook Page Watch on Matt Brown’s channel on[…]
Strathbutler Artists Featured in NBCCD “NB Craft Heroes” November 14th To celebrate important contributors to the New Brunswick craft sector, the New Brunswick Crafts Council (NBCC/CMANB) is hosting a casual celebration, “NB Craft Heroes”, beginning at 6:30pm on Saturday, November 14th at Winner’s Lounge, just outside the Capital Exhibit Centre Fredericton. At this event, the[…]
Exhibition and Tribute for Strathbutler artist Tom Smith
TOM SMITH : a celebration of his life St Andrews, New Brunswick and the arts community lost a wonderful friend and artist when Tom Smith died earlier this year. Sunbury Shores is planning a tribute to Tom. The opening will be September 11 starting at 5pm. We are inviting the community to come and celebrate[…]
Tom Smith dies at 82. SHMF wishes to acknowledge the passing of Strathbutler artist, Tom Smith on May 17, 2015. He received the Strathbutler in 1992 for his mastery of ceramic art and in recognition of his important contributions as an educator and mentor. Our condolences to his family and his close friends.
“It is form that is paramount in my work, and relationships between competing forms.” – Tom Smith
Smith’s exploration of form, structure and aesthetics in both pottery and painting have brought him international acclaim.