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Gail Hunter Smith, American artist. Recipient awards Nashville Ad Federation, 1973. Member National Association of Female Executives, American Institute Graphic Arts, American Society Marine Artists, Metropolitan Museum New York City, Artists Equity Association, Society Illustrators, Society Scribes, Museum Women in Arts.

Background

Smith, Gail Hunter was born on March 18, 1948 in Nashville, Tennessee, United States. Daughter of Walter Gray Smith and Eleanor Theresa (Cregar) Egan.

Education

Student, Memphis State University, 1966-1967;Bachelor of Fine Arts in Advertising Design, Memphis Academy Arts, 1971.

Career

Production assistant, Visual Studios, Philadelphia, 1970;assistant art director, Eric Ericson and Associations and Ken White Design, Inc., Nashville, 1971-1972;art director, Contemporary Marketing, Inc., Ivan Stiles Advertising, Bala Cynwyd (Pennsylvania), Philadelphia, 1972-1974;specialist publications design, Temple University, Philadelphia, 1974-1975. Graphic designer private practice, 1969-1985. Judge Haddonfield (New Jersey) Artists' Exhibition, 1976.

Teacher in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Artists' United States of America, 7th edition, Yacht Portraits, 1987, The Art of the Sea, 1990. One woman show Dow Jones Company, Incorporated, Princeton, New Jersey, 1987, Johnson & Johnson, Incorporated, New York Brunswick, New York,1990. Exhibited in group shows at 12 and 17th Tennessee All-State Artist Exhibition, Nashville, 1972, 77, Arnold Art Gallery, Newport, 1986, 87, 88, 89, 90.

      91, Wildfowl Festival, Easton, Maryland, 1987, Mystic Maritime Gallery, 1984-1986. 88-90, Capricorn Gallery, 1986-1992, Quester Gallery, 1992, 93, 94. Represented by Mystic (Connecticut) Maritime Gallery, 1984-1990, Capricorn Gallery, Bethesda, Maryland, 1986-1992, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, 1982-1983, The Studio L'Atelier, Nashville, 1983-1985, Ambiance Fine Arts, Nashville, 1985, Arnold Art Gallery, Newport, Rhode Island, 1986-1992, Quester Gallery, 1992-1994.

Membership

Member National Association of Female Executives, American Institute Graphic Arts, American Society Marine Artists, Metropolitan Museum New York City, Artists Equity Association, Society Illustrators, Society Scribes, Museum Women in Arts.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: bicycling, boating, hiking, swimming.

Connections

father:
Walter Gray Smith Egan

mother:
Eleanor Theresa (Cregar) Egan