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Artist of the moment…….Josh Smith

 

Josh Smith is an contemporary American painter renown for his abstract and collage works which often feature his own name. Josh Smith was born in Knoxville, Tennessee in the year 1976.

Smith attended Miami University for two years before earning a B.F.A. from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville.

 

In many works the artist uses text and also symbols such as leaves, skeletons, and fish. Smith has conquered many mediums in addition to painting including printmaking, sculpture, bookmaking, and ceramics.

In this clip we visit a show of Josh Smith with our beloved friend James Kalm:

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Below a link to the website of artist Josh Smith:

http://www.joshasmith.com/

Smith is part of the collections of the Museum of Modern Art and the Whitney Museum of Art located in New York City.

The artist is based out of New York City.

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