Tucker Smith art exhibit in Jackson through Aug. 23
July 27, 2020
The National Museum of Wildlife Art in Jackson, Wyoming, is displaying a retrospective exhibit of the paintings of the nationally recognized Sublette County artist, Tucker Smith.
There are about 90 paintings in the exhibit, including some of his award-winning paintings, including Hay Sled, Return of Summer, Making Hay, While the Sun Shines, and Wyoming Sky. The paintings in the exhibit represent 45 years of work.
Tucker and his wife, Jean (Toro), grew up in Pinedale and are Pinedale High School graduates. Tucker is a graduate of the University of Wyoming. They make their home on the Rim.
The exhibit includes a slide show of the Wind River Mountains from north to south. Tucker has spent a lot of time in the Wind Rivers, and still looks forward to his annual trips.
The exhibit will hang at the National Museum of Wildlife Art through Aug 23, 2020. It will then tour to the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City, the National Sporting Library and Museum, in Middleburg, Virginia, the Booth Western Art Museum in Cartersville, Georgia, and the C.M. Russell Museum, Great Falls, Montana.