About the Artist
Brian Smith graduated from the Ontario College of Art and Design in Toronto in 1969. Since then he has been a professional, award-winning graphic designer and a practicing fine artist focusing on both classical and abstract drawing and painting from the figure. In January 2005, Brian was awarded the title of Honourary Drawing Master by the Drawing Society of Canada.
Brian has taught classes and workshops on life drawing, portraiture and figurative abstraction for over 30 years and has been on the faculty of many colleges as well as conducting Master Classes in his own studio.