Works on Paper
Smibert's passion for watercolour on paper began in Melbourne more than forty years ago. In 1984, he moved to rural Tasmania where the captivating landscape provided the ultimate muse for landscape painting in that medium.
Inspired by research, his range has broadened over 35 years, from traditional landscapes in the style of the "Masters" to minimal landscapes inspired by Eastern principles of landscape painting. With such a wide range and body of work, Smibert's work in watercolour can loosely be divided into three categories: