MICHAEL E. SMITH
Michael E. Smith (1977, Detroit, MI) lives and works in Hopkinton, NH. He earned a BFA from the College for Creative Studies, Detroit and an MFA from Yale University School of Art. Solo exhibitions of his work have been held at venues such as Ludwig Forum Aachen, Germany; FormContent, London, UK; Culturgest, Lisbon, Portugal; Michael Benevento, Los Angeles; and Susanne Hilberry Gallery, Ferndale, MI, and the Museum of Contemporary Art St. Louis, MO. His work has been exhibited in group exhibitions at the Whitney Biennial, New York, The Sculpture Center, and the Artists Institute, all in New York, among others. Smith received an award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters in 2012 and a Kresge Artist Fellowship in 2009.