Rich Smukler returns to The Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts

For the third consecutive year Rich Smukler will be exhibiting at The Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts’ 103rd annual juried exhibition. The opening reception and award presentations will be Thursday, June 26th from 6PM to 8PM. This year the noted jurors are William Butcher and Claudia Seymour. The exhibition will run from June 13 – July 26, 2014 and is open to the public. As in years past, the exhibition will be held at the picturesque Mystic Arts Center in the heart of Mystic, Connecticut. You can meet the artist at the opening.

Smukler’s work this year is entitled Filigree. It captures the essence of photography in that it paints with light and shadow.

Rich Smukler is from Boca Raton, Florida.  His works have been featured in numerous museums, galleries and private collections internationally. You can see more of his works at (Kick back and stay awhile)Image

Stonington Connecticut and The Lady Neptune Collide


It was a cold and dreary day in Stonington, but The Lady Neptune stood tall.

View RICH SMUKLER’S work at The 101st Exhibition of the Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts

See Rich Smukler’s work “Jessie” at The Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts 101st Annual Exhibition (CAFA).

“Jessie” was also exhibited at the (SDAI)  San Diego Art Institute / (MOLA) Museum of the Living Artist (San Diego, California 2009) and is currently part of  The American Juried Art Salon: Fine Arts Show 2011 (on-line).  It is also published in Photographer’s Forum Magazine / Best of Photography 2011 (Serbin Communications), and was exhibited at The Elliott Museum (Stuart, Florida 2012) and The Saco Museum Mill-ennial 2012 (Saco, Maine).

The CAFA OPENING RECEPTION AND AWARD CEREMONY  is scheduled for the evening of Thursday, JUNE 7, 2012 from 6 to 8 PM at the Mystic Arts Center located at 9 Water Street, Mystic, Ct., 06355. Phone: 860-267-6023 for further information.

Rich Smukler’s works can also be seen at