April 2011 - The New Smyrna Beach Art Festival
- Atlantic Center for the Arts, (ACA), New Smyrna, FL
May 2011 - Watercolor USA 2011 - 50th Exhibition
- In May 2011, Philip was awarded the Robert Vickrey Memorial Award for "Redemption" at the Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, Missouri.
June 2011 - Watercolor Honors Society (WHS)
- Philip was inducted ion the Honors Society if Watercolor USA in June 2011. WHS is dedicated to focusing national attention on watercolor painting through exhibition, educational opportunities, and the recognition of artists working in watermedia.
July 2011 FOCUS NJ - Art Center of Northern New Jersey
- First Place for Watercolor
September 2011 - UNCF - The Art of Giving Back
- The Art of Giving Back was developed from the vision of Philip Smallwood as an art exhibition to raise funds to benefit the UNCF (United Negro College Fund). The inaugural event was held in September of 2011 at the School of Visual Arts in NYC. The works of contemporary emerging, mid-career and established artists were featured for this inaugural event.
November 2011 - The Fabric of My Life
- Over 100 small portraits of friends and family that influenced Philip's career are included in this project of recent works.
March 2012 - The New Milford Auxiliary Police Department
- Commissioned work of late Chief Andy Boele
April 2012 - Watercolor Now 2012
- Exhibition show dates April - July 2012 at the Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, Missouri.
April 2012 - The Watercolor Honors Society, Spring 2012 Newsletter
April 2012 - 201 Magazine - Arts Issue
- People in the Arts - Featured artist
April 2012 - 3rd Thursdays
- Presenting 7 - 10 PM each third Thursday of the month between April and September 2012, P. Smallwood will be featuring, "Art, Conversation & More..." At Cypress Gallery, New Milford, NJ.
August 2012 - Watercolor Artist Magazine
August 2012 - Harlem Fine Arts Show (HFAS), "Martha's Vineyard"
- August 9 -12, 2012, Oak Bluffs, MA