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1999 – present: Founder/President: Architectural Stained Glass, Inc., Fort Davis, TX

1977 – 1999  Founder/President: Architectural Stained Glass, Inc., Dallas, TX 

1985 – present: Member/Contributor: Stained Glass Association of America/Stained Glass Quarterly

1988 – present: Member: American Craft Council and ACC Library Digital Collections

1989-2007; 2018-present: Allied Partner: Interfaith Design Knowledge Community, American Institute of Architects. (formerly Interfaith Forum on Religion, Art & Architecture).

2013 – present: Member: Association of Consultants for Liturgical Space


1993  Johannes Schreiter: Stained Glass Design/Windows to Life, A.C. Fischer Glashütte Bramsche, GmbH, Napa, CA

1978  Ludwig Schaffrath: Architektonische Glasmalerei, Berkeley, CA

1973-77 Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge; School of Environmental Design: Stained Glass/Landscape Architecture; BLA 1977

1972-73  Hendrix College, Conway, AR; biology major.

1971-72  Duke University, Durham, NC; biology major.


2019  Angelo State University, All-denominational Chapel, San Angelo, TX

2019  Gage Hotel Chapel, Marathon, TX

2019  Richard Walker’s Pancake House, Carlsbad, CA; also La Jolla, CA (2014); San Diego (2009); Chicago/Crystal Lake (1997)

2013 – 2018   St. Frances X. Cabrini Catholic Church: Stained Glass Master Plan; Completed to date: Nave, Cupola, Blessed Sacrament Chapel, Narthex/Baptistry, Shrines & Chapels, Choir Windows; El Paso, TX

2008 – 2017  St. Stephen Catholic Church, 4 phases: Altar, Nave & Tower Windows, Blessed Sacrament Chapel, El Paso, TX

2016  Holy Cross Retreat Center: Chapels, Las Cruces, NM

2014  Western Perspective: The Art of Jeff Smith; PBS/Basin PBS; aired nationally during spring and summer.

2012 – 2013  St. Joseph Catholic Church, 2 phases: Nave Windows, Chapel, Choir Windows, Stanton, TX

2012  St. Ann’s Catholic Church, Midland, TX

2011  Quality in Construction Artisan Award, American Institute of Architects: Fort Worth Chapter, TX

2011  Goodfellow Air Force Base Chapel, San Angelo, TX

2010  The 2010 Artist Citation Award, American Institute of Architects/TSA, Austin, TX

2010  Our Lady’s Immaculate Heart, Ankeny, IA

2010  First Presbyterian Church, Pine Bluff, AR

2010  Houston Fire Department: Station #37,  Houston, TX

2009  San Antonio International Airport, New Terminals, winner PASA national artist search; project on hold.

2009  First Baptist Church, MidlothianTX

2008  First Congregational Church, Boulder, CO

2008  Hokuli’a, Residential Compound, Kailua-Kona, HI

2007  C. C. Young Assisted Living Community, Dallas, TX

2007  El Tesoro de los Angeles, Woodland Park, CO (not built)

2007  Hunt Consolidated Corporate Headquarters, (design only), Dallas, TX

2006  Cape Cod Hospital, “Coastal Atmospheres”, Hyannis, MA

2006  Museum of the Big Bend, Alpine, TX

2005  Mat Su Valley Hospital, Palmer, AK

2005  Immaculate Heart Catholic Church, Fort Worth, TX

2005  St. James Episcopal Church, Alpine, TX

2004  W Hotel, Montreal, Canada

2004  Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Denton, TX

2004  Anticipating Art for Sacred Spaces (lecture), SWLC, Cheyenne, WY

2002 – 2003  St. Bridget Catholic Church,  2 phases: Altar, Nave, Clerestories, Chapels, Narthex Windows,  Seattle, WA

2003  Invitational Centennial Exhibition, SGAA, Columbus, OH

2002  St. Vincent Hospital & Health Services, Indianapolis, IN

2001  Religious Art & Architecture Design Award, AIA/IFRAA, Washington, DC

2001 Hawthorne Lane Restaurant, San Francisco, CA (not built)

2000  Beth-El Hebrew Congregation, (with Tim McClure), Fort Worth, TX

2000  Glas  Abha Caislean, Fort Davis, TX

2000  American Airlines Admirals Club, B Terminal, DFW International Airport, TX

NOTE:  “COMMISSIONS, EXHIBITIONS & AWARDS” prior to the year 2000 continues following “PUBLICATIONS”


2018 Windows for Mother Cabrini, Church & Heritage Journal, July/Aug, Universe Media Group, Ltd., Manchester, England

2018 New Products: Texas Architect Magazine, September/October, Texas Society of Architects, Austin

2018 Windows for Mother Cabrini, Stained Glass Magazine, Winter, Stained Glass Assoc. of America, Kansas City

2015 Resurrection: A Stained Glass Reredos, Stained Glass Magazine, Spring, SGAA, Kansas City

2014 Doing Good Work: Jeff Smith, Pastoral Liturgy Magazine, Nov/Dec,  p.15, Liturgy Training Publications, Chicago

2014 Western Perspective: The Art of Jeff Smith; PBS/Basin PBS; aired nationally during Spring & Summer.

2013 Fire & Water (Fire Station 37, Houston), Stained Glass Magazine, Summer, pp. 140-145, SGAA, Kansas City, MO

2013 Installments Newsletter & Blog: Artist Feature: Interview with Jeff Smith, April.

2013 Richard Walker’s Pancake House, Stained Glass Magazine, (San Diego), Spring, pp. 60-63, SGAA, Kansas City, MO

2012 Windows for St. Ann (cover story), Stained Glass Magazine, Winter, cover & pp. 278-283, SGAA, Kansas City, MO

2012  Ludwig Schaffrath: Universum in Glas, Myriam Wierschowski, ed., Glasmalerei-Museum, Linnich, Germany.

2010  Texas Architect, Portfolio: St. Stephen Deacon + Martyr, Mar/Apr;  Texas Society of Architects,Austin.

2009  Meditation Chapel, Stained Glass Magazine, Fall; Dawn & Twilight, Winter; SGAA, Kansas City, MO

2008  Construction Canada Magazine, Envisioning  Stained Glass, July/August, Kenilworth Publishing, Toronto, ON

2008 First Congregational Church, Stained Glass Magazine, Fall, SGAA ,Kansas City, MO

2006  Laminated Glass News, Rethinking  Stained Glass, May, Dupont Publishing, New York City

2005  St. Bridget Catholic Church, Stained Glass Magazine, Spring, Cover, SGAA, Kansas City

2004  Artist Profile, Stained Glass Magazine, Fall, SGAA, Kansas City, MO

2003  Environment & Art, Doing Good Work, February, Liturgy Training Publications, Chicago, IL

2003  Architectural Arts & Sculpture 18,, Madison,WI; also vols. 4-17, 1989-2000

2002  Faith & Form, Awards Issue, Spring AIA/IFRAA, Washington, DC

2001  Texas Architect, Designing Stained Glass with an Achromatic Palette, July/Aug., Texas Society of Architects,Austin.

2000 Lenses for Fargo, Stained Glass Magazine, Winter, SGAA, Kansas City, MO

1998  Art of Glass: Integrating Architecture & Glass, Rockport Publishers, NYC


1999  St. Matthews Roman Catholic Church, Windham, NH

1998  United States Courthouse, Fargo, ND

1998  Plains Art Museum: Guest Lecturer Series, Fargo, ND

1997  St. Albert the Great Catholic Church, Austin, TX.

1997  Richard Walker’s Pancake House, Crystal Lake, IL

1996  Sheraton International Hotel, Houston, TX.

1996  First United Methodist Church, Duncanville, TX.

1996  Medical Center Hospital Chapel, Odessa, TX.

1995  University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK

1995  St. Mary Immaculate Church, Plainfield, IL.

1995  St. Michael Health Care Center Chapel, Texarkana, TX.

1994  Salt Lake (City) Community College, Salt Lake City, UT

1994  University of North Carolina (design only), Chapel Hill, NC

1994  Eastern Connecticut State University (design only), Willamantic, CT

1994  Harris Methodist Health Services, Arlington, TX.

1994  Paul A.Dufour: A Legacy of Glass,  LSU, Baton Rouge, LA.

1993  San Francisco Life Center:Windows To Life, San Francisco, CA

1993  Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, TX

1993  Private Residential Compound, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

1992  Honor Award, AIA/IFRAA: International Visual Arts Award, Chicago, IL

1992  Washington Hebrew Congregation, Washington, DC.

1991  AARP Corporate Headquarters, Washington, DC.

1991  Honor Award,  AIA/IFRAA: International Visual Arts Award, Washington, DC.

1991  Presbyterian Healthcare Center, Plano, TX.

1991  Wilcox Memorial Hospital, Lihue, Kauai, HI.

1990  Sandcastle Retreat, Clearwater, FL.                                         

1990  Worthen National Bank, Pine Bluff, AR.

1990  Dreyfus Corporation (design only), New York, NY .

1989  Utah State University, Logan, UT.

1989  Legislative Office Building,  2nd award, Hartford, CT

1988  Locke, Purnell, Rain, Harrell Law Offices, Dallas, TX.

1988  History Merchant Bookstore, Dallas, TX

1987  Hard Rock Cafe, Dallas, TX.

1987  SGAA International Juried Exhibition, Corning, NY.

1986  American Glass, Oslo, Norway and Helsinki, Finland. National Museum Purchase – Oslo.

1986  American Federal Bank, Dallas, TX.

1985  Nytt Glas/New Glass,  Invitational exhibition, Stockholm, Sweden.

1985  St. Alcuin Montessori School, Dallas,TX.

1984  Old Red (Dallas County) Courthouse, restoration/conservation of 2 “lunettes” dating circa 1892.

1984  Ludwig Schaffrath Retrospective, Alsdorf and Munich, (West) Germany.

1984  Ellis II Maximum Security Prison Chapel, Huntsville, TX.

1983  Rebirth of a Medium, University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX

1983  Pescomania, Matrix Gallery of Glass, Austin, TX

1982  Glass Directions, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO.

1981  TFAA National Exhibition, Laguna Gloria Museum, Austin, TX.

1981  Christmas Exhibition, Jacksonville Art Museum, Jacksonville, FL.

1980  Winfield’s ‘08 Restaurant, Fort Worth, TX.

1980  One Man Exhibition, Front Room Gallery, Dallas, TX

1980  Fragile Art ‘80, Portcon Glass Conference, Palo Alto, CA.

1979  Museum of Fine Arts, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL

1978  Southeast Arkansas Arts and Science Center, Pine Bluff, AR

1977  31st Annual Louisiana State Art Exhibition, Baton Rouge, LA