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David B. Smith
dbsmith1000@gmail.com
Brooklyn, NY
Born: Washington, D.C.
MFA : Bard College

RESIDENCIES
2017     Socrates Emerging Artist Fellowship, Queens, NY
             Marble House Project, Dorset, VT
2016     Jerome Fellowship, Franconia Sculpture Park, Shafer, MN
             The Art and Law Program, NY, NY
2015     Apex Art International Fellow, New Zealand
2013     Harold Arts, Chesterville, Ohio     
2012     Waterpod Residency, NY, NY
2011      BOFFO Studio Program, NY, NY

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2017     Memory Palace, 42 Social Club, Old Lyme, CT
2016    The Unseen, Halsey McKay Gallery (56 Henry St. Location), NY, NY
            The Seer, Halsey McKay Gallery, East Hampton, NY
            Extruded Daydream, Spring Break, NY, NY
2015    Seeing Backwards, Calico Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2014    Trip, 67 West, Brooklyn, NY
2012    Eleven Hands Clapping, Vaudeville Park, Brooklyn, NY
2009   Megabusk, Envoy Gallery, NY, NY
            Before and After, HQ Gallery, NY, NY

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017      The Socrates Annual, Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens, NY
              Soft Opening, Grand Opening Gallery, Denver, CO
              A Dead Dog's Eye, Aquarius Gallery, Queens, NY
              Ear Putty, 56 Henry Gallery, New York, NY
              In Search of Lost Time, International Center of Photography, NY, NY
              Piles, Stacks, Lumps and Mounds, Chinatown Market, NY, NY
              Thread by Thread, LMAK Gallery, NY, NY
2016      Wrapping, LMAK Gallery, New York, NY
              Mi Casa, Tu Casa, Johannes Vogt Gallery, NY, NY
              Olimpia’s Eyes, Zevitas Marcus, LA, CA     
2015     The Future is Forever, Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ
2014     This Might Not Be for Now, Skowhegan Alliance, Brooklyn, NY
             Still Life with Woodpecker, Halsey McKay, East Hampton, NY
             Art Show Today, Planthouse, New York, NY
2013     Make ’em Laugh, 323 Projects, Los Angeles, CA
             reMap 4, Athens, Greece
2012     Fuel for the Fire, Zwirner Gallery, NY, NY
             Audio Light Leap, Renaissance Projects, Brooklyn, NY
            (e)merge Performance Series, Washington, DC
2011     The Outsider, Asia Song Society, NY, NY
            Mobile Uploads, Esopus, NY, NY
            Low Tide Chorus, Invisible Dog, Brooklyn, NY
2010    Manual Transmission, NADA Miami, FL
            Untitled Television, John Connely Presents, NY, NY
            Exquisite Landscape, International Center of Photography, NY, NY
            Waterpod, Exit Art, NY, NY
            La Cueva Cristal, Mark Morgan Perez, Buenos Aires, Argentina
2009  Fall Collection, PS1, Queens, NY
           Open Call, Location One, NY, NY
2008  Beijing Triennial, Beijing, China
           Emergence, Governor’s Island, NY, NY
           Ides of March, ABC No Rio, NY, NY
2007  Come One Come All, Third Ward, Brooklyn, NY
2005  Waterways, Venice, Italy
           G-77 Sentinel Division, Scope Art Fair, East Hampton, NY

SELECTED PRESS
Art Scene, Stratton Magazine, Fall 2017
New Sculptures at Socrates Sculpture Park, Time Out New York, September 29, 2017
AI Dreamgirls...Color this Post-Internet Group Show, The Creators Project, July 2, 2016
Art Rules, New York Times, March 4, 2016
Spring/Break, Hyperallergic, March 3, 2016
Episode 544, Bad at Sports, March 24, 2016
This Show May Leave You Singing, Washington Post, October 5, 2012
David B. Smith as Doom Trumpet, East City Arts, October, 2012
Manual Transmission Miami at NADA, Miami New Times, December 2010
Life, Art, and Chickens, Afloat in the Harbor, New York Times, August 12, 2009

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
Fired Up! Ready to Go! Finding Beauty, Demanding Equity and the Art Collections of Peggy Cooper Cafritz, Rizzoli, 2017
AV 004: David Smith, (Artist book with cassette) 2016, Art Vandelay, NY, NY
107 West 28th Street, (Edition of photographs) 2016, Planthouse Gallery, NY, NY
Secret Smith Studio, (Collaborative print editions with various artists), Brooklyn, NY
Kypseli #4, Athens, Greece

TEACHING POSITIONS HELD
Adjunct Professor: SUNY Old Westbury, NY
Visiting Artist / Teacher : The Cooper Union, NY; NYU ITP Program, New York, NY; ICP/Bard College, New York, NY; Hunter College, NY
Instructor: Pratt Pre-College Program, Brooklyn, NY

SELECTED CURATION/WRITING
2014     Secret Smith Studio - (Collaborative Portfolio Project)
2012     $, Issue 98, www.culturehall.com
             Status Updates, Vaudeville Park, Brooklyn, NY
2011      Sticks and Stones, Issue 73, www.Culturehall.com
             PMR V.2, David Smith Project, Brooklyn, NY
2010     Showlo So?, David Smith Project, Brooklyn, NY
             Solemnity of the Ascension, Convent of St. Cecilia, Brooklyn, NY
2009    Silent Pictures, Issue 28, www.Culturehall.com
             Closing Ceremony, Boffo, Brooklyn, NY
             Collaboration / Collapse, Boffo, Brooklyn, NY
             The Last Waltz, HQ Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
             Megabusk!, Envoy Gallery, NY, NY
2007    Videogarden, ICP Studios, Queens, NY
             Natural Reaction, TLC Gallery, Brooklyn, NY