Born in 1979 in Austin, TX, USA
Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY, USA

Emily Mae SMITH


2006 M.F.A. Visual Art, Columbia University, New York 
2002 B.F.A. Studio Art, University of Texas at Austin 

solo shows

- Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford, CT (forthcoming : 07 Feb - 05 May 2019)

- Le Consortium, Dijon, France
- A Strange Relative, Genesis Belanger & Emily Mae Smith, Perrotin, New York, NY
- Feast of Totems, Contemporary Fine Arts. Berlin, Germany

- The Sphinx or The Caress, Simone Subal Gallery. New York, NY
- The Little Apocrypha, collaboration Emily Mae Smith & Adam Henry, curated by Samuel Leuenberger and Elise Lammer, SALTS. Birsfelden, Switzerland

- Tesla Girls, Rodolphe Janssen. Brussels, Belgium
- Honest Espionage, Mary Mary. Glasgow, UK

- Medusa, Laurel Gitlen. New York, NY

- Novelty Court, Junior Projects. New York, NY 

group shows

- Group Show, Perrotin, Seoul, South Korea (forthcoming March 2019)

- Harper’s Books at the Beverly Hills Hotel, Beverly Hills, CA
- Any body suspended in space will remain in space until made aware of its situation, curated by Margot Samel, Temnikova & Kasela, Tallinn, Estonia 

- Engender, Kohn Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
- Pharmacy for Idiots, Rob Tufnell, Cologne, Germany
- Women to the Front, Works from the Miller Meigs Collection, Lumber Room, Portland, OR 
- Her Eyes Are Like Doves Beside Streams of Water, Adams and Ollman, Portland, OR
- Le Quatrième Sexe, curated by Marie Maertens, Le Coeur, Paris, France
- Sharper Image, Present Company, Brooklyn NY
- Eyes, Nose, Lips, Etc. Etc., Left Field Gallery, San Luis Obispo, CA

- Scarlet Street, Lucien Terras, New York, NY
- Me, Myself, I, China Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles, CA
- Surrreal, König Galerie (St. Agnes), Berlin, Germany
- What’s Up, curated by Lawrence van Hagen, Soho Revue. London, UK
- Untitled Body Parts, Simone Subal Gallery. New York, NY

- Unrealism, organized by Jeffrey Deitch and Larry Gagosian, The Moore Building, Miami, FL
- Mrs. Benway, Fourteen30 Contemporary, Portland, OR
- I Dropped the Lemon Tart, Lisa Cooley, New York, NY
- Six Advertisements, Marlborough Chelsea, New York, NY
- Comic Relief, Levy/Delval, Brussels, Belgium
- Oh, Of Course, You Were Berry Picking, co-organized by Rosa Tyhurst, DREI Galerie, Cologne, Germany
- Six possibilities in painting (int.), curated by Fabian Schöneich and Samuel Leuenberger, Galerie Bernhard, Zurich, Switzerland

- Help Is on the Way, organized by Sean Landers, Wasserman Projects, Birmingham, MI
- Parallax Futured: Transtemporal Subjectivities, Skirball Museum, Cincinnati, OH
- Kidnapped, eine Wohnungsausstellung, Petrus Entertainment

- Page 179, Artforum, September 2013, Brennan & Griffin, New York, NY

- Knowledge of the True Games, Know More Games, Brooklyn, NY

- Neon Sigh, collaboration with Adam Henry, The Arcade, Nashville, TN
- Anonymous Presence, Y Gallery, New York, NY

- Portugal Arte 10 - Portuguese Biennial, Personal Freedom, Lisbon, Portugal

- On From Here, Guild and Greyshkul, New York, NY

- Love in a Cold Climate, curated by Sima Familant and Lisa Schiff, Allston Skirt Gallery, Boston, MA
- The Cement Garden, Marvelli Gallery, New York, NY

- Summer Salon, curated by Kate Werble, Gerald Peters Gallery. New York, NY

- The Love Below, Marvelli Gallery. New York, NY

  • November 2018
    Juxtapoz — 2 PAGES

  • April 2018
    Numéro — 5 PAGES

  • November 2016
    W Magazine — 1 PAGE

  • October 2016
    New York Times — 1 PAGE

  • June 2016
    Artsy — 1 PAGE