Zack Smithey has an enormous and diverse body of work. He has over 3,000 original pieces in public and private collections. In addition to art, he recently built the first shipping container home in the St. Louis area, which he plans to use as a model to build entire shipping container communities specifically for artists, musicians and performers. Smithey hopes to create an art mecca to draw creative people from around the nation to St. Louis.
Smithey has had over 70 solo shows and group shows, has done art/film work for Lincoln Center in NYC, created a series of art videos for world renowned pianist Inon Barnatan, is the creator of the Easter Art Hunt in STL, was commissioned to do Album art for Smother Party a band in Brooklyn, and has been published in the New Yorker, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, St. Louis At Home Magazine, All The Art, St. Louis Magazine, StreetScapes Magazine, St. Louis Homes & Lifestyles, Uptown Magazine, Community News, Lindenwood Connection and St. Charles Magazine. He has been covered/interviewed on NBC, Fox, CBS, and USA Today.