Vanessa Smith

The interiors in Smith's paintings bring together the mysterious and the mundane, whether it be a deserted cafe or dimly-lit living room, these spaces are imbued with an eerie tension. Devoid of people, there are suggestions of life or habitation - a smoking cigarette, a glowing light, a door left ajar - all hint at a fractured narrative.
The window-view monochrome landscapes increase the sense of isolation, their bleak subjects - burning cars, industrial wasteland, deserted roads, are evocative of an aftermath as seen in Science Fiction films or crime scenes. Although there is undoubtedly a sense of the macabre Smith's work, she has a congenial relationship with this aspect; she finds a beauty in the stillness and silence.

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  • Vanessa Smith - Bird of May - courtesy of TAG Fine Arts.jpg

    Bird of May

    £1,300.00
  • Vanessa Smith - Eden Lost & Found - Courtesy of TAG Fine Arts

    Eden Lost and Found

    £1,600.00
  • Vanessa Smith - Dark Matter - Courtesy of TAG Fine Arts

    Dark Matter

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  • Vanessa Smith - Hiding Place - courtesy of TAG Fine Arts.jpg

    Hiding Place

    £1,300.00
  • Vanessa Smith - Kettle and Nest - courtesy of TAG Fine Arts

    Kettle and Nest

    £1,300.00
  • Vanessa Smith - Black Fox - courtesy of TAG Fine Arts

    Black Fox

    £1,600.00
  • Vanessa Smith - Between Two Worlds - courtesy of TAG Fine Arts.jpg

    Between Two Worlds

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  •  Vanessa Smith - Astral Motel - courtesy of TAG Fine Arts

    Astral Motel

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  • Vanessa Smith - Night Closes In - courtesy of TAG Fine Arts

    Night Closes In

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