University of Oregon

Department of Art

Lecture Series: 2007-08

Shinique Smith

Shinique Smith ArtworkTuesday, January 29, 2008

Shinique Smith received her BFA (1992) and MFA (2003) from The Maryland Institute College of Art. Selected exhibitions include Freeway Balconies at The Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin; Unmonumental: The Object in the 21st Century at The New Museum (2007-08); RECOGNIZE! at The National Portrait Gallery/Smithsonian (2008); All Purpose at Moti Hasson Gallery, NY (2007); Altered, Stitched and Gathered at PS 1 Contemporary Arts Center (2006); Frequency at The Studio Museum in Harlem (2005); and FULL ON! at The Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art (2005). Smith’s work has been reviewed in such international publications as Artforum, Art in America, ARTnews, frieze and The New York Times. She has received grants and residency awards from The Headlands Center for the Arts, The Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York Federation for the Arts, and the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture among others. Shinique Smith is represented by Yvon Lambert Paris/NY/London, and lives and works in Brooklyn, New York.