Doug Sweet

 “Container #36″ 18″x 25”



These paintings represent a visual interpretation of the effects of light on a variety of subject matter. Experimentation with the direction of light on these subjects has created an avenue of expression which explores the aesthetic relationship between painting, music and poetry.

Selected Exhibitions

1998 – ‘Landscapes’ group exhibition Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, Texas
1997 – ‘Doug Sweet Paintings – Texas Surrealist – Contemporary Artist Series” Museum of the Southwest, Midland, Texas
Continuous exhibition – Carol Robinson Gallery, New Orleans


1976 – MFA, Idaho State University, Pocatello, Idaho
1972 – BSFA, University of South Colorado, Pueblo, Colorado