RAE SMITH

Rae Smith, elected MASTER PASTELIST by the Pastel Society of America in 1997, has exhibited her pastel paintings and oil paintings throughout the United States as well as Japan, China, France, Italy, Russia, Taiwan and Canada. She  is presently on the teaching staff of the Katonah Art Center, Katonah, NY.

Her paintings have won many awards and have been in exhibitions at the following venues:


Butler Institute of American Art in Youngstown, OH 


The Triton Museum of Art in Santa Clara, CA


The Slater Museum in Norwich, CT

 

The International Museum of Contemporary Masters in San Antonio, TX


The Haggin Museum in Stockton, CA

 

The Noyes Museum in Oceanville, NJ 

 

The China Museum of Art in Suzhou, China (Painting in permanent collection)


The Hammond Museum, North Salem, NY


The National Taiwan Art Center, Taipei, Taiwan


Art Du Pastel En France, Yvetot, France

 

Rae is listed in Who’s Who in American Art and in The Dictionary of American Painters, Sculptors and Engravers. She has been published in Mitsukoshi Magazine (Tokyo), Pastel Journal, International Artist Magazine, Fine Art Magazine and Best of Pastel II.

 

RECENT HONORS AND AWARDS:

PSWC Award - Marin Society of Artists Gallery - Ross, CA 2013


Levy DeMedici Award (CPS Pastel

Exhibition) Mattatuck Museum, Waterbury, CT 2012


First Prize for Pastel (CLWAC Member Show, Salmagundi Club, NYC) 2011

 

CPS Award (Mattatuck Museum, Waterbury, CT) 2011

 

Blick Art Award (PSA International, National Arts Club, NYC) 2011

 

PSA Founder's Award (National Arts Club, NYC) 2010

 

Audubon Artists Gold Medal Award

(Salmagundi Club, NYC) 2010

 

Jane Impastato Award for Artistic Excellence (Salmagundi Club, NYC) 2010

 

Richard McKinley Award (Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA - PSWC) 2009

 

Art du Pastel en France Award (Giverny, France) 2009

 

Connecticut Pastel Society Award (Allied Artists of America 􀂱 National Arts Club, NYC) 2008

 

Pastel Society of America Award (CPS 

 

Slater Museum, Norwich, CT) 2006

 

Great American Artworks Award (PPCC - Harwich, MA) 2006

 

Board of Directors Award (Slater Museum, Norwich, CT) 2004

 

Artistic Excellence in Oil Award (Museum of Contemporary Masters, San Antonio, TX) 2004

 

Degas Society Award (Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA) 2004

 

Art du Pastel En France Award (Vernon, France) 2003

 

President's Award (75th Grand National, AAPL, NYC) 2003

 

AAPL Award (Hudson Valley A.A., NYC) 2002


Audubon Artists Gold Medal of Honor (Salmagundi Club, NYC) 2001

 

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