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Posted on September 30, 2010 in Uncategorized

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Fast Company at 210 AR4T Space
Posted on June 15, 2010 in Exhibitions, Galleries, New Work

Come by to check out my newest body of work at the brand new 210 AR4T Space in Laguna Beach this Saturday, June 19th, 2010 – Show goes from 6pm to 10 pm –

Hope to see you there:)


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New Gallery 210 AR4T Space
Posted on in Galleries

Please check out Laguna’s newest art gallery: 210 AR4t Space.

210 AR4T SPACE: A collaborative art experiment between the JLA Memorial Fund, art advocate AR4T, and artists, photographers, designers, forward thinkers, and community organizers of today who are shaping the face of tomorrow.

210 AR4T SPACE is born from the world of youth culture with a mission to peel back layers and give exposure to the contemporary fine arts that dwell within.

Hypothesis: providing a place to show new art will inspire creation and movement.

Materials: walls, lights, music, new monthly showings, artist receptions, first Thursday art walks, independent film nights, and other components yet to be discovered.

Procedure: join forces with artists, people and the existing galleries in Laguna Beach and surrounding communities in a united front for the support of ART.

Results? TBD.

Check AR4T out on Facebook!
Site is still being built – Stay tuned for show info!

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Stoked Mentoring Art Auction
Posted on June 3, 2010 in Exhibitions, New Work

Stoked Sessions: 2010 Predictions – An Art show and Fundraiser benefiting Stoked Mentoring opens Tonight – Friday, June 4th, 2010 at the Brick Building in Culver City. Tonight’s event is the VIP artists preview and auction. The event is open to the public on Saturday, June 5th, 2010 during the Culver City Annual Art Walk.

I am really honored to participate in this great cause. For more info check out: www.stoked.org

My Submission is titled: “The Future Continues” – It represents finding beauty in nature, sex and violence; the basic constants of the present and future.

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Fast Company at MIM in San Francisco
Posted on in Exhibitions, Galleries, New Work, Publications

Here are some images from the opening in at MIM in San Francisco this May. The show got a brief but positive review on ArtBusiness.com – A big thanks goes out to ArtBusiness.com and Yuri Psniakis for this review.
Review and images by DeWitt Cheng –
Check it out at: ArtBusiness.com

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Check Out: Scratch Paper Party
Posted on May 12, 2010 in Exhibitions, Galleries, New Work, Publications

Ela from Scratch Paper Party was kind enough to post some of my work on her site. She offers a meeting place for collage artist to exchange ideas, materials and inspirations. Awesome Site Ela!

Ela also does some amazing collage work.

Check her out at: scratchpaperparty.com

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Fast Company Posted on Juxtapoz home page today!
Posted on May 4, 2010 in Exhibitions, New Work, Publications

Excited to announce this post on the home page of Juxtapoz.com

Click here to check out the post in the current section:)

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New Work from 2010
Posted on May 2, 2010 in New Work

Check out carlesmithart.com to preview my first round of work from 2010. San Francisco show on Thursday!

click here to go to New Work 2010

Collage on paper – 22” x 28” / 56cm x 71cm

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Fast Company at MIM Gallery in San Francisco
Posted on April 27, 2010 in Exhibitions, Galleries, New Work

May 6th – June 13th, 2010 | Opening Reception May 6th, 2010 6pm – 11pm

MIM Multi-Media Art and Culture Gallery is proud to announce the opening of FAST COMPANY, featuring new work from artist Carl E. Smith. This show marks the second exhibition at the newly opened space in down town San Francisco.


In FAST COMPANY, Carl E. Smith collages icons and other colorful particles from contemporary visual culture and the industries it comes from. Music, fashion, technology, print; fast-moving industries where the newest-hottest obsolesces its own previous iteration–Smith moves even faster to cull, cut and capture icons and particles from trade publications and reconstitutes them into fantastic and colorful compositions. Butterflies, bubble gum, bombers, glossy lipstick; suspended symbols mash up like raw snapshots right from dreams.

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Interview in Whitelines Magazine
Posted on April 16, 2010 in About Me, Commercial Work, Publications

Recent interview in the European Snowboarding Magazine, Whitelines:
White Lines | Issue 89 | February 2010 – www.whitelines.com

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