John Smith (b. 1952, London) lives and works in London. Studied at the Royal College of Art. Smith is best known for his work in film, video and installation. He has been awarded major prizes at many international film festivals including the Paul Hamlyn Foundation Award for Artists (2011); and was the winner of Film London’s Jarman Award (2013). Select solo exhibitions include Tanya Leighton, Berlin (2017); Wolverhampton Art Gallery (2016); Kate MacGarry, London (2016); Museum of Contemporary Art, Leipzig (2015); Centre d'Art Contemporain de Noisy-le-Sec, Paris (2014); Kestnergesellschaft, Hanover (2012); Turner Contemporary, Margate (2012); and Weserburg Museum for Modern Art, Bremen (2012). His work is held in numerous public collections including Tate Gallery and Arts Council England.
Last updated: 22.02.2017