Dwight Smith
Bradenton, Florida

Dwight Smith depicts commonplace objects with a sense of playfulness and humor. His watercolor still life paintings appear conventional in their soft colors and composed compositions, but upon further observation the juxtaposition of unrelated items make for delightfully surprising combinations and comparisons. This transformation of the everyday, and strong graphic style, lend the work a pop feel. However, pop art is generally cool and ironic. Instead, there is a familiar and comforting sense of kitsch and Americana in Dwight’s subjects. In a similar fashion to the work of American artist Wayne Thiebaud, Dwight paints food and sweets of the American appetite. Doughnuts, hotdogs, and lollipops are captured in all of their potent delight. He plays with scale and composition to bring out a sense of the absurd, but ultimately his goal is to make the viewer smile.
Discover Original Art by Dwight Smith | Flight School watercolor painting | Art for Sale Online at UGallery
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Flight School
12" x 9" , watercolor painting
$350

Discover Original Art by Dwight Smith | Migrantis Interrutio watercolor painting | Art for Sale Online at UGallery
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Migrantis Interrutio
8" x 8" , watercolor painting
$300

Discover Original Art by Dwight Smith | Bird Bath watercolor painting | Art for Sale Online at UGallery
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Bird Bath
22.5" x 30" , watercolor painting
$775


Discover Original Art by Dwight Smith | Pear Trees watercolor painting | Art for Sale Online at UGallery
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Pear Trees
8" x 8" , watercolor painting
$300

Discover Original Art by Dwight Smith | Over Kill watercolor painting | Art for Sale Online at UGallery
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Over Kill
15" x 22" , watercolor painting
$525

Surprise
7" x 10" , watercolor painting
$275


Fried Chicken
7" x 10" , watercolor painting
$275

Discover Original Art by Dwight Smith | Midnight Snack watercolor painting | Art for Sale Online at UGallery
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Midnight Snack
7" x 10" , watercolor painting
$325

With Cream and Sugar...
10" x 7" , watercolor painting
$375


Got the Blues
7" x 10" , watercolor painting
$325

Leaving the Nest
8" x 8" , watercolor painting
$275

Fusion Cuisine
15" x 22" , watercolor painting
$550


Cherry Season
12" x 16" , watercolor painting
$375

Fish Monger
9" x 12" , watercolor painting
$300

Winter Silos
7" x 10" , watercolor painting
$275


Wading with my Shadow
9" x 18" , watercolor painting
$375

New Wine with Grace
12" x 9" , watercolor painting
$300

A Balloon Day
7" x 10" , watercolor painting
$300


The Big Exhale
15" x 22" , watercolor painting
$550

Vernor's on the Rocks
4" x 6" , watercolor painting
$275

Tic Tac Dough
23" x 30" , watercolor painting
$775


Throw-In Heat II
9" x 18" , watercolor painting
$325

Red Apple with Blue Bowl
8" x 8" , watercolor painting
$225

The Dill Nest
7" x 10" , watercolor painting
$300


Opinions
9" x 18" , watercolor painting
$400

Ornaments
7" x 10" , watercolor painting
$300

Melancholy
15" x 22" , watercolor painting
$575


Copenhagen Nest
6" x 4" , watercolor painting
$175

Old Saw
4" x 6" , watercolor painting
$200

A Stroll Along the Green
15" x 22" , watercolor painting
$550


Rebirth
4" x 6" , watercolor painting
$200

Blind Date
15" x 22" , watercolor painting
$550

Hope
4" x 6" , watercolor painting
$200


Extra Virgin
7" x 10" , watercolor painting
$275

Vintage People III
7" x 10" , watercolor painting
$300

Small Beetle-Big Bite
7" x 10" , watercolor painting
$300


Eden
9" x 12" , watercolor painting
$350

Tools
8" x 8" , watercolor painting
$300

The Egg Separator
4" x 6" , watercolor painting
$225


Autumn Vineyard
7" x 10" , watercolor painting
$300

Garden Burger
7" x 10" , watercolor painting
$300

Asian Pears with Ducks
7" x 10" , watercolor painting
$250


The Pair
9" x 12" , watercolor painting
$350

An Honest Day's Work
21" x 29" , watercolor painting
$975

Nuts
5" x 7" , watercolor painting
$225


Peppermint Tea II
8" x 8" , watercolor painting
$250

Autumn Breeze
7" x 10" , watercolor painting
$250

Sweet & Sour
10" x 7" , watercolor painting
$275


Low Tide
8" x 8" , watercolor painting
$300

Fly Ball
15" x 22" , watercolor painting
$525

Provisions
16" x 12" , watercolor painting
$475


An Original Free Spirit
10" x 7" , watercolor painting
$275

Party Line
9" x 12" , watercolor painting
$350

The Summit
12" x 16" , watercolor painting
$400


Final Curtain
9" x 12" , watercolor painting
$275

Times
9" x 12" , watercolor painting
$350

The Pencil Sharpener
9" x 18" , watercolor painting
$350


Green Pear with Red Bowl
8" x 8" , watercolor painting
$225

Peach Pie for Two
9" x 12" , watercolor painting
$350

Sometimes Life Stinks
7" x 10" , watercolor painting
$300


Bucket of Oranges
4" x 6" , watercolor painting
$175

First Cup
7" x 10" , watercolor painting
$300

Bowl of Clams
7" x 10" , watercolor painting
$250


Cabernet Sauvignon
18" x 9" , watercolor painting
$350

Stay the Course
9" x 18" , watercolor painting
$300

Lemon Aid
7" x 10" , watercolor painting
$275


Sweet Tooth
7.5" x 5.5" , watercolor painting
$250

Lifeline
10" x 7" , watercolor painting
$250

Raspberry Season
9" x 12" , watercolor painting
$275


Holland Days
4" x 6" , watercolor painting
$150

Breach
6" x 4" , watercolor painting
$175

Broken
10" x 7" , watercolor painting
$250


The Welcome Home
7" x 10" , watercolor painting
$250

Pear Nectar
8" x 8" , watercolor painting
$200

Harvest
12" x 16" , watercolor painting
$300


Rainier with Blue Thread
7" x 10" , watercolor painting
$225

Boarding School
22" x 30" , watercolor painting
$700

Apple Cider
8" x 8" , watercolor painting
$250


Semi-Nude
12" x 16" , watercolor painting
$250

Tuck & Roll
9" x 18" , watercolor painting
$200

Blue Teapot
7" x 10" , watercolor painting
$250


Your Journey
8" x 10" , watercolor painting
$350

No Compromise
9" x 18" , watercolor painting
$350

Daydreaming
9" x 18" , watercolor painting
$400


Speak with Dwight


Dwight Smith 11/6/2017 | 6:57 PM

I'm so glad you enjoy the watercolor and puffins that love to chit chat. I can't take full creative credit for it was my wife's idea. I hope you and family enjoy the Holiday Seasons.

commentsParty Line
E Stubblefield purchased this artwork. 11/6/2017 | 3:29 PM

My husband and I love the whimsy of the piece. We've seen all 3 of the world's species of puffins and would love to chat with any of them on a party line.

Dwight Smith 1/3/2017 | 3:48 PM

Thank you Vinalrae. I hope you and family had a great Holiday Season.

V Brame 1/1/2017 | 2:39 PM

I purchased "Cabernet Sauvignon." Love it. Love all your work. That little bird makes me feel happy :) Thank you.

Dwight Smith 7/1/2016 | 2:35 PM

Thank you for your comment Ms. Wittner. I loved painting Daydreaming. I suppose I was inspired from our dog.

C Wittner 7/1/2016 | 11:20 AM

I am so happy that you are Ugallery's featured artist. I love "Daydreaming." It is a wonderful piece of art. I smile every time I walk into my kitchen and see it on the wall.

Dwight Smith 4/28/2016 | 3:16 PM

Thank you UGALLERY for the sales. I appreciate your effort and hard work representing me.