Some of Firth-Smith’s works are like navigation charts, some suggest the figures made from drawing lines between stars in the constellations. At times we seem to be gazing into the heavens, at others we are peering into the depths of the ocean.

Exhibition Dates: 29 January – 21 February 2009
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John Firth-Smith Wavelines, 2007; oil on linen; 137 x 549 cm; 4'6" x 18'; enquire
Wavelines, 2007
oil on linen
137 x 549 cm; 4'6" x 18'
John Firth-Smith Coast, 2006; oil on linen; 92 x 274 cm; 3' x 9'; enquire
Coast, 2006
oil on linen
92 x 274 cm; 3' x 9'
John Firth-Smith Calling, 2001; oil on linen; 122 x 366 cm; 4' x 12'; enquire
Calling, 2001
oil on linen
122 x 366 cm; 4' x 12'
John Firth-Smith Listening, 2006; oil on linen; 92 x 274 cm; 3' x 9'; enquire
Listening, 2006
oil on linen
92 x 274 cm; 3' x 9'
John Firth-Smith Searching, 2006; oil on linen; 122 x 366 cm; 4' x 12'; enquire
Searching, 2006
oil on linen
122 x 366 cm; 4' x 12'
John Firth-Smith Alignments, 2008; oil on linen; 153 x 610 cm; 5' x 20'; enquire
Alignments, 2008
oil on linen
153 x 610 cm; 5' x 20'
John Firth-Smith Coil, 2006; oil on linen; 196 x 244 cm; 6' x 8'; enquire
Coil, 2006
oil on linen
196 x 244 cm; 6' x 8'
John Firth-Smith Submerged, 2006; oil on linen; 196 x 244 cm; 6' x 8'; enquire
Submerged, 2006
oil on linen
196 x 244 cm; 6' x 8'
John Firth-Smith Mirage no. 1, 2005; oil on linen; 92 x 92 cm; 3' x 3'; enquire
Mirage no. 1, 2005
oil on linen
92 x 92 cm; 3' x 3'
John Firth-Smith Mirage no. 2, 2005; oil on linen; 92 x 92 cm; 3' x 3'; enquire
Mirage no. 2, 2005
oil on linen
92 x 92 cm; 3' x 3'
John Firth-Smith Mirage no.3, 2005; oil on linen; 92 x 92 cm; 3' x 3'; enquire
Mirage no.3, 2005
oil on linen
92 x 92 cm; 3' x 3'
John Firth-Smith Mirage no. 4, 2005; oil on linen; 92 x 92 cm; 3' x 3'; enquire
Mirage no. 4, 2005
oil on linen
92 x 92 cm; 3' x 3'
John Firth-Smith Mirage no. 5, 2005; oil on linen; 92 x 92 cm; 3' x 3'; enquire
Mirage no. 5, 2005
oil on linen
92 x 92 cm; 3' x 3'
John Firth-Smith Mirage no. 7, 2005; oil on linen; 92 x 92 cm; 3' x 3'; enquire
Mirage no. 7, 2005
oil on linen
92 x 92 cm; 3' x 3'
John Firth-Smith Mirage no. 9, 2005; oil on linen; 92 x 92 cm; 3' x 3'; enquire
Mirage no. 9, 2005
oil on linen
92 x 92 cm; 3' x 3'