TIFFANY SMITH
tiffanysmithphoto@gmail.com

EDUCATION

2015  MFA Photo, Video and Related Media - School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

2007  BFA Photography; Graphic Design Minor - Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA

2001  AA Film Production - Miami-Dade College, Miami, FL


SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2017  Bronx Calling: The Fourth AIM Biennial - Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, NY

           Re: Art Show One Year Anniversary Show - (Alternative space - reclaimed Pfizer facility), Brooklyn, NY  

           A Dark Rock Surged Upon - Garner Arts Festival, Garnerville, NY

           Round 46 | Black Women Artists for Black Lives Matter at Project Row Houses -

             (collective project co-curated by Ryan N. Dennis and Simone Leigh) - Project Row Houses, Houston, Texas    

           SPRING/BREAK Art Show - Conde Nast building, Times Square, NYC   

           Jamaica Biennial 2017 - National Gallery of Jamaica, Kingston, Jamaica

           Plant Life - Space Create, Newburgh, NY (Solo exhibit)  

           For Tropical Girls... - The Wassaic Project, Wassaic, NY (Solo exhibit)   

2016  Make Me Feel Like A Woman - (curated by Wardell Milan), Long Gallery, Harlem, NY

           Re: Art Show - (Alternative space - reclaimed Pfizer facility), Brooklyn, NY  

           Psychedelic Pantry Party - Ortega y Gasset Projects, Brooklyn, NY  (Screening) 

           Flux Art Fair, Harlem - Marcus Garvey Park, Harlem, NY  (Public Project)

           Unabashedly, The Roger Smith Hotel, New York, NY

           Color of the Year - presented by X-Rite and Pantone, UICA, Grand Rapids, MI

           All Your Wide Futures, The Gateway Project, Newark, NJ (Public Project)

2015  SAMO Journey - Photo NOLA, PORT, New Orleans, LA

           International Photo Festival, Leiden, The Netherlands

           Photoville 2015, Brooklyn Bridge Park, New York, NY

           Published by the Artist, International Print Center, New York, NY

           Ticka Arts, O2 Gallery, Austin, TX

           Licking the Trigger, SVA Gramercy Gallery, New York, NY

           MFA Photo/Video 2015 Thesis, SVA Chelsea Gallery, New York, NY

2014  Jamaica Biennial 2014, National Gallery of Jamaica, Kingston, Jamaica

           Greenpoint Open Studios, 37 Greenpoint Avenue, Brooklyn, NY

           The Collective Other, SVA BFA Photo Galleries, New York, NY, (Co-Curator)

2013  All Staff Art Show, SVA Gramercy Gallery, New York, NY

2011  Can’t Hear the Revolution, Kunsthalle Galapagos, Brooklyn, NY

           Temptation, Pop Up Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2010  Miami’s Independent Thinkers|Miami’s It, Art Basel Satellite Fair, Miami, FL

           Transform, Sho Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2009  Miami’s Independent Thinkers|Miami’s It, Art Basel Satellite Fair, Miami, FL

           B-Girl Be, Intermedia Arts, Minneapolis, MN

2007  So Much Clarity in a Sunny Day, Pop Up Gallery, Savannah, GA

           Block 80, Art Box, Miami, FL, (Co-Curator)

           Hip Hop Heads, Dimensions Gallery, Savannah, GA, (Solo Exhibit)


SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

Suhaly Bautista-Carolina, “Tiffany Smith: The Perpetual Tourist'” Art Slant,  artslant.com, February 2, 2017

Barbara Gallo Farrell, “Artist's vision unfolds like 'tropicolor melodrama'” Poughkeepsie Journal, poughkeepsiejournal.com, January 25, 2017

Ashlin Randolph, “Black Women Artists Matter: In conversation with Tiffany Smith” newmuseum.tumblr.com, October 2016

“Faculty Member Wardell Milan in Conversation with Tiffany Smith” mfaphoto.sva.edu/alicemag, October,  2016

“Alum Tiffany Smith’s Upcoming Exhibitions” mfaphoto.sva.edu, October, 2016

Jacqueline Cantu & Markee Speyer, Ginger Zine (cover) Issue No. 5, 2016: 39-45. Gingerzine.net

Seph Rodney, “A Gateway into the Newark Art Scene” hyperallergic.com, July 28, 2016

Martha Schwendener, “4 Non-Frieze Art Fairs to Explore This Weekend”, mobile.nytimes.com, May 5, 2016

Seph Rodney, “A Monthlong Harlem Art Fair Pops Up in Public Spaces”, hyperallergic.com, May 6, 2016

“Photoville photographers in sea containers at IFL”, photofestivalleiden.com, October 8, 2015

Sarah Stacke, “PDN Photo of the Day” potd.pdnonline.com, September 25, 2015

“New York’s Photoville” cbsnews.com, September 20, 2015

Christina Arza & Chelsea Kozak, Steadfast Magazine, Issue No. 1, 2015: 13. Print

Parklee, Poggi, Pulgarin, VISUAL MANIFESTO: Issue One, 2015. Print

The 2014 Jamaica Biennial Catalogue, exhibition catalog, December, 2014, The National Gallery of Jamaica, Kingston, Jamaica.

Allison Hersh, “Facing the music: hip-hop's vibrant culture,” savannahnnow.com, July 20, 2007


AWARDS / HONORS / GRANTS

2017   Art Slant Prize 2016 Winner - 2nd Place

2016   Marcus Garvey Park Alliance grant

           PDN 30 2016 Nominee

           Baxter Street, CCNY Annual Juried Competition, Honorable Mention, New York

2015   Baxter Street, CCNY Annual Juried Competition, Honorable Mention, New York


ARTIST LECTURES / PRESENTATIONS / WORKSHOPS

2017 

- Artist Talk - “For Tropical Girls..” Exhibition, The Wassaic Project, Wassaic, NY, March 2017

- Lecture/Presentation - Guest Lecturer Presentations at ICP, New York, NY

2016 

- Workshop - “The Black School” Photo Workshop, Brooklyn, NY, December 2016

- Lecture/Presentation - “Performing the Continent: Re-Imagining African Identities Through Multidisciplinary Art Practices Moderator: Nikki A. Greene, Panelists: Rashayla Marie Brown, Kenyatta A.C. Hinkle, Helina Metaferia, Tiffany Smith; BLACK PORTRAITURE[S] III: Reinventions: Strains of Histories and Cultures, Johannesburg, South Africa, November 2016

- Artist Talk - “All Your Wide Futures” Exhibition, Gateway Project Spaces, Newark, NJ, March 2016


ARTIST RESIDENCIES

2017  Bronx AIM Program, Bronx Museum, NY, Summer 2017

           Malba Arts Project, Malba, Queens, NY, August 2017

2016  Wassaic Artist Residency, Wassaic, NY, August 2016

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