Anthony Smith, Jr



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Email: anthonysmithjr31@gmail.com

Artist Bio

Anthony Smith received a B.A. in Fine Arts from Amherst College (1999) and an M.F.A. in Painting from the University of Michigan (2001). Smith also studied printmaking in Kyoto, Japan at Kyoto Seika University in 2001. He has recently showed in the “Mid-Atlantic Painting 2016” exhibit at the University of Mary Washington Fredericksburg, Virginia in 2016. Notable exhibits include the “Tribute to Michelangelo” show at CrisolArts Gallery in Barcelona, Spain in 2013, the Art Now: Painting 2015 exhibit at the Ann Arbor Art Center in Ann Arbor Michigan, the 2014 “Artist Chain Reaction Competition” at the Andrew Freedman Home in the Bronx, the 2013 Fuse Arts Infrastructure Cigar Factory and Schoen’s Building shows in Allentown PA, and the 2010 “Sailing the Barbarous Coast” show (which traveled to the New Art Center in Newton, MA, University Galleries, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA and the Walker Point Art Center, Milwaukee, WI). Smith taught at such institutions as the University of Michigan, Parsons, Princeton and Maryland Institute College of Art. Most recently he has taught at Lehigh University (2012) and Muhlenberg College (2014/15) both in Pennsylvania. He lives in the Bronx with a studio at the Banana Factory Art Center in Bethlehem, Pa.