Gregor Smith paints in both oil and watercolour and more recently, printmaking. He is a former student of drawing and painting at Edinburgh College of Art which was followed by a travelling scholarship to Florence and Rome 1966-7. From 1968 until 2006 he taught art in various schools in central Scotland. Gregor has exhibited extensively mainly in Scotland and in London. Solo exhibitions include the New 57 gallery, Edinburgh, Compass Gallery, Glasgow and watercolours at the Glasgow Print Studio. Selected exhibitions include the Royal Scottish Academy; the Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolours; the Royal Watercolour Society C21, London; the Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolours, London; the Scottish Arts Council; the Arts Council of Northen Ireland; Project Arts Centre, Dublin; the Society of Scottish Artists, Compass Gallery, Glasgow and Roger Billcliffe Fine Art, Glasgow.