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About the Artist

Kristie Smith is an artist whose work reflects a fascination with landscape, structures, lines, symbol systems, and the attempt to create order in an unstable world. She paints in both oil and acrylic, finding inspiration in the built environment as well as the natural landscape. When the sun is out she enjoys walking through industrial areas and suburban trails taking photos for source material. Her images are both graphic and painterly, reflecting her background as both a painter and graphic designer. She has studied art at Gage Academy of Art in Seattle and at San Francisco Art Institute.

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