Born in Edina, Minnesota and raised in Bozeman, Montana, Smith has spent thirty-four years surrounded by the incredible wonders of the western wildlife. His is no stranger to fine art as he is the son of famous artist, Daniel Smith. Yet, make no mistake, this young artist sets himself apart from eh competition and has gained much success in the world of art. Adam is an avid traveler and fins inspiration from many trips with his father such as Africa, Alaska, Utah, and dozens of national parks in between. Some of his recent recognition the 2015 People’s Choice Award at Western Vision, National Museum of Wildlife Art, 2016 Henry Farny award Best Painting at the Quest for the West at the Eiteljorg Museum, and most recently 2017 Cynthia Post Buyers Choice award from the Small Works Great Wonders at the National Cowboy Museum in Oklahoma City.