Chronologie

1971
Born in Baltimore, MD
1992
B.F.A. The Maryland Institute College of Art, Balitmore, MD
1997
Individual Grant Recipient from King County Special Projects, King County, WA
2002
Received a Visual Arts Residency & Full Fellowship from Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
Received an Exhibition Grant from the Institute for Cultural Enterprise, New York, NY
2003
M.F.A. The Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD
Received a studio residency at Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, New York, NY
2004
Received a studio residency at Henry Street Settlement, New York, NY
2005
Received an Emerge Fellowship from Aljira Center for Contemporary Art, Newark, NJ
2007
Residency at the Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA
Lives and works in New York.

Expositions

2011
Shinique Smith: Menagerie, Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison WI (solo)
2010
No Words, Yvon Lambert, Paris, France (solo)
Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison, WI (solo)
Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami, FL (solo)
Reflections, Nathan Bernstein Gallery, New York, NY
2009
Embrace!, Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO
New Wave Art, BAM (Brooklyn Academy of Music), Brooklyn, NY
Ten Times Myself, Yvon Lambert, New York, NY (solo)
2008
Something from Nothing, curated by Dan Cameron, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA
30 Americans, The Rubell Collection, Miami, FL (solo)
Good Knot, Yvon Lambert, London, UK (solo)
Shinique Smith: Torch Songs, curated by Isolde Brielmaier, Saltworks, Atlanta, GA (solo)
Waste Not, Want Not, curated by Robyn Donohue with Alyson Baker and Marichris Ty, Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, NY
The Stranger, Yvon Lambert, New York, NY
Into the Trees, curated by Lilly Wei and Amy Lipton, The Fields Sculpture Park, Ghent, NY
Torch Songs, Saltworks, Atlanta, GA (solo)
The Way That We Rhyme, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
Freeway Balconies, Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin, Germany
Recognize!, Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery, Washington DC
2007
ALL PURPOSE, Moti Hasson Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Open Strings, Skestos Gabriele Gallery, Chicago, IL (solo)
Body Politic, Branch Gallery, NC
Future Nomads, Vox Populi, curated by Sara Reisman, Philadelphia, PA (solo)
Ready-Made, Yvon Lambert, New York, NY
Shinique Smith: Open Strings, Skestos Gabriele Gallery, Chicago, IL (solo)
Unmonumental, curated by Richard Flood, Massimiliano Gioni & Laura Hoptman, The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY
Primetime: Shinique Smith & Mickalene Thomas, Caren Golden Fine Arts, New York, NY
My Love is a 187: Mark Bradford, Titus Kaphar, Mickalene Thomas & Shinique Smith, The Luggage Store, San Francisco, CA
Beyond the Pale, Moti Hasson, Chelsea, New York, NY
Altered, Stitched & Gathered, PS1 Contemporary Art Center, New York, NY
All Purpose, Moti Hasson Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Shinique Smith: Open Strings, Skestos Gabriele Gallery, Chicago, IL (solo)
Shinique Amie Smith, Franklin Artworks, Minneapolis, MN (solo)
2006
No dust, no stain, curated by Sara Reisman, Cuchifritos Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Paper, Skestos Gabriele Gallery, Chicago, IL
Material Abuse, Caren Golden Fine Arts, New York, NY
25 Bold Moves, House of Campari, NY
Not an Ocean between Us, Diggs Gallery, Winsor-Salem State University, NC
I Feel You, Roebling Hall, Williamsburg, NY
Making the Timeless Now, Broadway Gallery, New York, NY
Do You Think I'm Disco, Longwood Arts Gallery, New York, NY
Shinique Smith: No dust, no stain, curated by Sara Reisman, Cuchifritos Gallery, in the Essex Street Market, New York, NY
2005
Frequency, Studio Museum in Harlem, Harlem, NY
Neovernacular, Steve Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
d'Afrique, d'Asie, Ethan Cohen Fine Arts, New York, NY
Waterways Istanbul, 9th International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul, Turkey
Drawn Out, Gallery 400, Chicago, IL
Desvelar lo Invisible, Museos y Bibliotecas, Madrid, Spain
Recess, Rush Arts Gallery, New York, NY
Shinique Amie Smith and Kate McKinnon, Gallery Imperato, Baltimore, MD
OverStock, The Proposition, New York, NY (solo)
FULL ON, Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, Boulder, CO (solo)
2004
WORD, Bronx River Arts Center, New York, NY
Re: Source, Art in General, New York, NY
The Reality of Things, Triple Candie, Harlem, New York, NY
CONVERSIONS at 149, Longwood Arts Gallery, Bronx, NY
Veni Vidi Video II, The Studio Museum in Harlem, NY
Super Salon, Samson Projects, Boston, MA
2003
Rising Voices, DC Arts Center Gallery, Washington, DC
Artscape 2003 Juried Exhibition, Decker Gallery, Baltimore, MD
James E. Lewis Museum, Morgan State University, MD
Black Russians, Galerie Francoise et Ses Freres, MD
2002
Crossroads, The Creative Alliance, Baltimore, MD (solo)
Manifestations, Scuola dell’Arte dei Tiraoro e Battioro, Venice, Italy (solo)
Upwardly Mobile! Manifesta 4, Museum fur Modern Kunst, Frankfurt, Germany
Upwardly Mobile! 2, The Ludwig Museum for Contemporary Art, Budapest
Stories & Personal Dialect, Intercultural Museum Gallery, Baltimore, MD
28, The Whole Gallery, MD