Ronald F Smith RSW RGI PAI

Date of RGI Election: 1999

Born: Glasgow, 1946


Graduated in drawing and painting GSA – 1969; Principal Teacher Art and Design – Bellshill Academy until 2003. Now painting full-time
Recently commissioned to produce paintings for the new Cunard Liner Queen Mary 2, launch date – 2004


GSA – John and Mabel Craig Bequest; RSA – Carnegie Travelling Scholarship; GSA – Haldane Travelling Scholarship; RGI – David Cargill Award; RGI – John Cunningham Award

Selected Exhibitions:

Lillie Art Gallery, Milngavie, Glasgow; Festival Exhibition, Edinburgh; Ainscough Contemporary Art, London; Manor House Gallery, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire; Lemon Street Gallery, Truro, Cornwall; The Richmondhill Gallery, London


Works are included in many private and public collections in UK, Europe, Cananda and America.

Thunderstorm, Oil on canvas, 32 x 36ins
Tulips and Shadows, Oil on Board, 12 x 12ins