The CSEA/SCEA extends our deepest sympathies to the family and friends of Gordon Smith.

Gordon Appelbe Smith
June 18, 1919 – January 18, 2020

“It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of Gordon Smith, one of Canada’s most beloved artists and philanthropists. A key figure in Canadian art, Smith lived his life with a generosity and grace that was a gift to the world.”

“A legendary teacher of art and art education, Smith joined the Faculty of Education at UBC in 1956. He remained there until his retirement in 1982, when he received the title of Professor Emeritus and turned his focus to painting full-time.”

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