"This was the first piece and catalyst for this colorful and energetic 4 part series of abstract pieces. This piece has a cool presence and conjures up the magic and mysteries of the deep ocean. Let the piece draw you in and inspire watery and mysterious dreams."
Oil on wood, framed - Ready to hang - Purchase the full 4 part series ("Atlantis", "Temptation", "Amarillo", and "Serpent's Kiss") at a discounted price of $3000.00. This series works best as a unit, but can be sold separately.
Preston M. Smith (PMS Artwork) has been commissioned to paint 12 paintings of President Barack Obama for the Inaugural Purple Ball in Washington D.C. (2009) and these paintings now are in the collections of Ed Harris, Ashley Judd, Patricia Arquette, Amy Brenneman, Josh Lucas, Il Divo, and more. He has also shown his work alongside David Lynch at a benefit for the David Lynch Foundation where his live painting was auctioned and sold. Most recently Preston's work has been highlighted in Artist Portfolio Magazine for the issue and competition "NY vs. LA" where he was one of only 10 Los Angeles artists to be selected.
Articles and Publications:
- "NY vs. LA" - Artist Portfolio Magazine (forthcoming)
- Preston M. Smith "Exclusive Interview" - The White List
- "Paintings With the Influence of the American Landscape: Preston M. Smith" - The Wall Breakers
- PMS Artwork highlight "Day 227" Art Blog Daily
- “Get a Hold of ‘Ground Control’ at Subspace” - Culver City Patch
- "Painting the President, Over and Over" - The Idaho Mountain Express
Oil on wood panel