Lois Gross Smiley was an American painter. An abstract expressionist, she was widely known and recognized for landscape, still life and figural paintings in oils and pastels.
Featured image: Lois Gross Smiley - Suburban Summer, 2003 (detail). Oil on canvas. 28 × 22 in. 71.1 × 55.9 cm. This is a unique work. Photo courtesy Robert Fontaine Gallery