YASMIN SMITH

Represented by the Commercial Gallery, Sydney, Australia.

b. 1984, Sydney

lives Cumnock, NSW

yasmin.h.smith@gmail.com

0450685801

http://www.thecommercialgallery.com/

http://yasminsmithart.blogspot.com.au/

 

EDUCATION

2009 - 2010 Master of Fine Arts (Object Art and Design - Ceramics), Sydney College of the Arts, The University of Sydney, Sydney

2008 Bachelor of Visual Arts Honours (First Class) (Object Art and Design -Ceramics), Sydney College of the Arts, The University of Sydney, Sydney

2003-2006 Bachelor of Visual Arts (Object Art and Design- Ceramics) Sydney College of the Arts, The University of Sydney, Sydney

 

ORGANISATIONS

Co-Director Locksmith Project Space, Sydney (Directors: Rachel Fuller, Kenzie Larsen, Kenzee Patterson, Yasmin Smith, Samuel Villabolos)

Co-publisher of the serial publication Locksmith Project

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2013 Stone Skin, The Commercial Gallery, Sydney

2011  For the Promise of Water or Being Clean, Peloton, Sydney

        Boundary, two person exhibition with Kenzee Patterson, MOP, Sydney

2010 For no Real Reason, Firstdraft Gallery, Sydney

2006 If I Could Come Near Your Beauty With My Nails, Newspace Gallery, Sydney

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013 Book of Flowers, 55 Sydenham Rd, Sydney

2012 THREE/THREE - Clare Milledge, Lillian O’Neill, Yasmin Smith, Mary Teague, curated by Amanda   Rowell, The Commercial Gallery, Sydney

          Ceramica - Scott Donovan, Sarah Goffman, Emily Hunt, Paul Lamarre, Paul Saint, Tim Silver, Yasmin  Smith, Institute of Contemporary Art Newtown, Sydney

          Reality Considerations (for the sake of), 55 Sydenham Rd, Sydney

2011 Take Care, curated by Greer Rochford, Kudos Gallery, Sydney

2010 Postgraduate Degree Show, Sydney College of the Arts, The University of Sydney, Sydney 

          Survey, Carriageworks, Sydney

          Everything’s Alright - Hossein Ghaemi, Andrew Liversidge, Yasmin Smith, curated by Amanda Rowell, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney

          Structural Integrity, Nextwave Festival, Melbourne

2009 The Palm Awards, Verge Gallery, Sydney Set, Delmar Gallery, Sydney

2008 Honors Degree Show, Sydney College of the Arts, The University of Sydney, Sydney

           Pigeon Coup, Gaffa Gallery, Sydney

2007 Final Show, The Mattress Box Project, Speilraum, Berlin No Ones Killed Anyone Yet, The Mattress Box Project, Speilraum, Berlin

2006 Degree Show Sydney College of the Arts, Sydney

           Kernel Bay Exhibition of Protest, Mori Gallery, Sydney

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

2010 Tracey Clement, ‘Everything’s Alright – Review’, Artlink, vol. 30 #2, p. 94 Tracey Clement, Metro – Sydney Morning Herald

           Amanda Rowell, ‘Everything’s Alright’, exhibition text, Roslyn Oxley9 gallery Sydney. http://www.roslynoxley9.com.au/news/releases/2010/03/04/178/

GRANTS AND AWARDS

2012 NSW Artist Grant, National Association for Visual Artists

2011   New Work Grant, NSW Ministry for the Arts

2009-2010 Australian Postgraduate Award

STUDIOS AND RESIDENCIES

2010 Next Wave Festival residency

         Excavation of the archaeological site at Clunia, Penalba Del Castro, Spain

2007 The Mattress Box Project (six Sydney-based artists), Speilraum (artist-run initiative), Berlin

COLLECTIONS                 

Art Bank

Private collections