News, Exhibitions, & Updates

Studio Sale 2017

All works for SALE are 50, 100, 200, or $300.

All works are unframed.

Shipping is a flat fee of $10, via USPS.

Payment may be made through Venmo, Paypal, or check by mail.

If you would like additional images of the work, or if you have any questions, please use the Contact form, with a reference to the inventory number provided in the description of each work.

I will accept returns given there is no damage or change to the work. The buyer is responsible for the return of the work. 

For information and pricing on my portfolio work, please inquiry using the Contact form, and I will forward a current price list.


To view works: Studio Sale 2017

Structure for Seeing

Jürgen Tarrash & Ty Smith / Two Person Exhibition

January 6 - 26, 2017

Opening Reception: January 13, from 6-8pm 

Durbin Gallery at 
Birmingham-Southern College

900 Arkadelphia Road
Birmingham, AL 35254

Hours: Mon-Fri / 8:30-4:30 pm


Opening reception will be held in the gallery on Friday, January 13, from 6-8 pm. The exhibition and opening are free and open to the public. For more information please visit



National Juried Show 2016

I am pleased to share I will be exhibiting one painting with the Oxford Arts Alliance National Juried Show, Juror: Jennifer Samet. A Gallery Talk by the juror and Awards Presentation will take place Sunday, September 18th at 2:00pm, Oxford Arts Alliance.


September 16 - October 14, 2016

National Juried Show 2016
Oxford Arts Alliance
38 South Third Street
Oxford, PA 19363

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Untitled, oil and charcoal on canvas, 20 x 18 inches, 2015


Fiction (With Only Daylight Between Us) v.2

I am pleased to be a part of the upcoming exhibition, Fiction (With Only Daylight Between Us) v.2 at Corridor Projects, curated by Jeffrey Cortland JonesThe exhibition is scheduled to travel.

Fiction is an experimental exhibition that brings together over 50 artists from around the world and features black and white photos from each artist depicting some aspect of their everyday life and/or practice. 


September 2 - 23, 2016

Fiction (With Only Daylight Between Us) V.2
Corridor Projects / Divisible
Front Street Warehouse
1001 East 2nd St., Bldg. 100 2nd Floor
Dayton, OH 45402

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Image Source: After Cézanne (Bathers), 2015, graphite on paper, 12 x 9 inches (paper size), 3 7/8 x 4 1/8 inches (image size)

Forty-Nine Drawings

I am pleased to share details for my upcoming show at UAB Project Space. I will present 49 graphite drawings, made over the last year and a half. I hope to see you there!


Ty Smith / Forty-Nine Drawings

January 18 - 31, 2016 

Reception Tuesday, January 19, 6-8PM 

UAB Project Space 

UAB Humanities Building

900 13th St South, First Floor


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