Events & Awards

Current & Upcoming Exhibitions

National Billboard Campaign
My self-portrait, "Music Was My First Love," will be featured by Pixels / Fine Art America in their national billboard campaign with billboards in major cities across the USA. If you see my art in your city, please let me know!

The final billboard, in Houston, TX on I-45 North between Parker & West Little York. Photo credit: Mike De Roberts

Holding Myself Together, a self-portrait copyright Nikki Smith

Gallery Exhibition
August - December, 2022

Arts Council of the Brazos Valley
4180 Hwy 6 South,
College Station, TX 77845

Music weaves through my life and inspires my artwork. This exhibit will feature a series of my artwork inspired by songs. I'll be joined by the talented artist Patsy Supak. Opening reception and details to follow.

Selected Exhibitions & Awards

2021 - Winner, 2021 National Billboard Contest, Fine Art America
2017 - Solo Exhibition, Midland-Odessa Symphony & Chorale, Wagner Noël Performing Arts Center
2017 - Juried Show, Wimberley Art League
2016 - Joint Exhibition, Guerilla Art Show, Bryan, Texas
2015 - Joint Exhibition, Rochester Contemporary Art Center
2015 - Solo Exhibition, Downtown Uncorked
2015 - Joint Exhibition, "Eat, Drink, Play," Messina Hof
2015 - Joint Exhibition, "Contours," The Village
2014 - Joint Exhibition, "Art and Industry," Whitney Center for the Arts
2014 - Solo Exhibition, Parker Astin Arts Center
2014 - Solo Exhibition, The Frame Gallery
2014 - Joint Exhibition, SEAD Gallery
2014 - Joint Exhibition, "Wylde Women Art Show," Square 1 Art Studio
2013 - Solo Exhibition, Noble Swede Gallery
2013 - Winner, FAA Artistic Merit "Tony" Award
2011 - Finalist, "On the Street Where You Live," Cloth Paper Scissors

2014-2015 -Vice President, Brazos Valley Art League

Selected Film Credits & Licensing

"Bob Hearts Abishola," Warner Bros

"The True Memoirs of an International Assassin," Netflix

My artwork has been commissioned and licensed by musicians, bands, music festivals and venues, interior designers, film and TV shows, authors, non-profits and commercial businesses.

Contact me with licensing inquiries.

Set Design for Bob Hearts Abishola

Above: Two of nine custom artworks licensed as set design for historic Detroit bar scene in "Bob Hearts Abishola."