Howard Smith Text in English and Finnish.
Price: 75.00 USD
Helsinki: Like Kustannus Oy, 2008. 4to. 232 pp. Scores of color illustrations. Bibliography, biography. Howard Smith, an African-American artist went to Finland in 1962 as a member of the American delegation attending a youth art congress. He decided to stay to make his life in Finland and to this day he lives and works in Finland. He works in all media and has had an enormous influence on the fine and decorative arts in Finland, a country known worldwide for its industrial design and decorative arts. This book is a very moving tribute to him and his contribution to the arts in Finland. The design and physical presence of this book indeed honors Howard Smith. 1 of 1000 copies. Mint as issued.
ISBN: 978-952 01-0206-7.