Josh Smith

Josh Smith was born in Okinawa in Japan in 1976, and grew up in Knoxville, Tennessee. Lives and works in New York.
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2017
2017 - Josh Smith:You Walk On Ahead, Go As Fast As You Want. I’ll Follow Along Slowly. I Know The Road Well, Standard (Oslo), Oslo, Norway
2016
2016 - Josh Smith , Bonner Kunstverein, Bonn, D
2016 - Josh Smith: Fishes, Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium
2015
2015 - Josh Smith, MACRO, Roma, I
2015 - Josh Smith: Cold Fusion , Hiromi Yoshii Roppongi, Tokyo, J
2015 - Josh Smith , Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zürich, CH
2015 - Josh Smith: Sculpture, Luhring Augustine, New York, USA
2014
2014 - Unsolved Mystery, Massimo De Carlo, Milano, I
2013
2013 - Josh Smith, Standard, Oslo, N
2013 - 24 Hours, Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zürich, CH
2013 - Josh Smith , Luhring Augustine, New York, USA
2013 - Josh Smith: Gauntlet of life, Home Alone 2, New York, USA
2013 - Josh Smith, Zabludowicz Collection, London, UK
2013 - Josh Smith, Luhring Augustine Bushwick, New York, USA
2012
2012 - Josh Smith, Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zürich, CH
2011
2011 - Josh Smith, Luhring Augustine, New York, USA
2011 - The American Dream, The Brant Foundation Art Study Center, Greenwich, USA
2010
2010 - Who Am I, De Hallen, Haarlem, NL
2010 - On The Water, Deitch Studios, New York, USA
2010 - Josh Smith, Massimo De Carlo, Milano, I
2009
2009 - Centre d’Art Contemporain Gèneve, Genève, CH
2009 - Currents, Luhring Augustine, New York, USA
2009 - Hiromi Yroshii Gallery, Tokyo, J
2009 - I’m Not You, Air de Paris, Paris, F
2009 - Josh Smith Books, Printed Matter, New York, USA
2008
2008 - Hidden Darts, MUMOK MuseumsQuartier, Wien, A
2008 - Josh Smith: Collages, Galerie Catherine Bastide, Brussels, B
2008 - Josh Smith: Zurich Abstraction, Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zurigo, CH
2008 - Josh Smith / Josh Fish, Hard hat, Genève, CH
2008 - Josh Smith, Taxter & Spengemann, New York, USA
2008 - Unstable Ideas, Standard (Oslo), Oslo, Norway
2007
2007 - Fortescue Avenue, Jonathan Viner Gallery, London, UK
2007 - Abstraction, Luhring Augustine, New York, USA
2006
2006 - Josh Smith, Skestos Gabriele Gallery, Chicago, USA
2006 - Susanne Hilberry Gallery, Detroit, USA
2006 - Air de Paris, Paris, F
2006 - Standard, Oslo, N
2006 - Galerie Catherine Bastide, Bruxelles, B
2006 - Dial “J” For Josh, Power House, Memphis, USA
2005
2005 - Fortescue Avenue, Jonathan Viner Gallery, London, UK
2005 - Catherine Bastide Gallery, Bruxelles, B
2005 - Make It Plain, Reena Spaulings Fine Art, New York, USA
2005 - Faces, Taxter and Spengemann Gallery, New York, USA
2005 - Galerie Cathrine Bastide, Brussels, B
2005 - Sculpture Center, New York, USA
2004
2004 - Reena Spaulings Fine Art, New York, USA
2003
2003 - Galerie Catherine Bastide, Bruxelles, B
2003 - Volume Gallery, New York, USA
2003 - Dial “J” For Josh, Margo Victor Presents, Los Angeles, USA
2003 - Chinese Paintings, M Shangai Bistro, New York, USA
GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017
2017 - The Gap Between the Fridge and the Cooker, The Modern Institute, Galsgow, Scotland
2017 - Painting Paintings (David Reed) 1975, Gagosian Gallery, New York, NY
2017 - Zeitgeist, MAMCO, Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Geneva, Switzerland
2017 - Animal Farm, The Brant Foundation, Greenwich, CT
2017 - Jump Ball, Dio Horia, Mykonos, Greece
2017 - White Trash, Luhring Augustine, Bushwick, NY
2017 - Jo Baer, Michael E. Smith, Josh Smith, Raphaela Vogel, Essex Street, New York, NY
2017 - FEED BACK, Marlborough Contemporary, New York, NY
2017 - Pharmacy for Idiots, Rob Tufnell & Tanya Leighton, Cologne, Germany
2017 - Artistic Toolbox:1989-2017, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria
2017 - Creature, The Broad, Los Angeles, CA
2017 - Fredrik Vaerslev: All Around Amateur, Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen, Norway
2017 - Abstract / Not Abstract, Moore Building, Miami, USA
2016
2016 - Self, Massimo De Carlo, London, UK
2016 - Progressive Praxis, de la Cruz Collection, Miami, USA
2016 - ME, Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt, Frankfurt, D. Catalogue
2016 - The Power & The Glory, Charles Riva Collection, Brussels, Belgium
2016 - Schiff Ahoy: Contemporary Art from the Brandhorst Collection, Museum Brandhorst, Munich, Germany
2016 - What’s My Name ?, Michel Majerus Estate, Berlin, Germany
2016 - Between Something and Nothing, Richard Telles, Los Angeles, CA
2016 - Fine Young Cannibals, Petzel Gallery, New York, NY
2016 - Group Exhibition, Richard Telles, Los Angeles, CA
2016 - Ich, Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
2016 - La mia ceramica, Galerie Max Hetzler, Paris, France
2016 - Michael St. John: These Days; Leaves of Grass, Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, NY
2016 - No Rules, No Rules, Franklin Parrasch Gallery, New York, NY
2016 - S.M.S. S.O.S.: Text, Texture and Gesture, Marlborough Chelsea, New York, NY
2015
2015 - Winters - Smith, Casamadre, Napoli, I
2015 - Works on Paper, Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zürich, CH
2015 - Unfixed: New Painting, Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, USA
2015 - My Wife Does the Dishes, I Do The Revolution, Kimmerich, Berlin, D
2015 - Jacques Andre, Jean-Pascal Flavien, Monique van Genderen, Ola Rindal, Josh Smith, Kelley Walker, Galerie Catherine Bastide, Brussels, B
2015 - CTRL+P: Printmaking in the 21st century by Univerity of Tennessee Alumni, Ewing Gallery of Art and Architecture, Knoxville, USA
2015 - The World is Made of Stories: Works from the Astrup Fearnley Collection, Astrup Fearnley Museet, Oslo, N
2015 - Painting 2.0: Expression in the Information Age, Museum Brandhorst, München, D
2015 - You've Got to Know the Rules...to Break Them, de la Cruz Collection, Miami, USA
2015 - The Shell (Landscapes, Portraits & Shapes), curated by Eric Troncy, Almine Rech Gallery, Paris, F
2015 - Painting 2.0: Expression in the Information Age, Museum Brandhorst, München, D; MUMOK, Wien, A
2015 - New Skin: Selections from the Tony and Elham Salamé Collection, Aïshti Foundation, Beirut, Lebanon
2015 - Beneath the Surface, de la Cruz Collection Contemporary Art Space, Miami, FL
2015 - Carte Blanche to Luhring Augustine, Galerie Patrick Seguin, Paris, France
2015 - Josh Smith/Dieter Roth, presented by Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Cahiers d’Art, Paris, France
2014
2014 - Pouring it on, Herter Art Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA
2014 - Speaking through Paint: Hans Hofmanns Legacy Today , Lori Bookstein Fine Art, New York, USA
2014 - Stay in Love, Laurel Gitlen, New York, USA
2014 - HOME/SCULPTURE, Massimo De Carlo, London, UK
2014 - The Forever Now: Contemporary Painting in an Atemporal World, Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
2014 - Beneath the Surface, de la Cruz Collection, Miami, USA
2014 - ART Fahrenheit 451: Sailing into the Sea of Oblivion, Yokohama Trienniale 2014, Yokohama, Japan
2014 - Artist’s Artists: James Siena, Josh Smith, and Charline von Heyl Collect Prints, International Print Center New York, New York, NY
2014 - Artists for Artists: 51st Anniversary Exhibition to Benefit the Foundation for Contemporary Arts, Foundation for Contemporary Arts, New York, NY
2014 - BASH: An Exhibition in Two Parts, Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild, Woodstock, NY
2014 - Dallas Biennial 2014: Josh Smith + Jose Lerma, Oliver Francis Gallery, Dallas, TX
2014 - Displayed, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
2014 - Fire!, Venus over Manhattan, New York, NY
2014 - Hypothesis for an Exhibition, Dominique Lévy Gallery, New York, NY
2014 - The Image Is beside the Point, Pierot the Fool, New York, NY
2014 - Mirage: Alex Israel & Josh Smith, Reena Spaulings Fine Art, New York, NY
2013
2013 - Passive Aggressive, Massimo De Carlo, Milano, I
2013 - 39 Great Jones, Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zürich, CH
2013 - Abstract Generation: Now in Print, MoMA, New York, USA
2013 - DSM-V, curated by David Rimanelli, presented by Vito Schnabel, The Future Moynihan Station, New York, USA
2013 - For The Time Being - Wall Paintings - Painted Walls, Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Bielefeld, D
2013 - Get Out of Town, Johan Berggren Gallery, Malmö, S
2013 - Morphology of the Print, Lehman College Art Gallery, New York, USA
2013 - Station to Station: A Nomadic Happening, New York,
2013 - The Writing is on the Wall, Jonathan Viner Gallery, Margate, UK
2013 - White Collar Crimes, Aquavella, New York, USA
2013 - Xerography, Firstsite, Colchester, UK. Catalogue
2013 - Concatenation. Signature, seriality, painting, Blaine Southern, London, UK
2013 - Love of Technology, Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami, FL
2013 - The System of Objects: The Dakis Joannou Collection Reloaded, DESTE Foundation, Athens, Greece
2012
2012 - The Painting Factory, MOCA The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, USA. Catalogue
2012 - Bitume et Astre Dansent, Parfois, dans la Pure Peur, Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Paris, F
2012 - Everyday Abstract - Abstract Everyday, curated by Matthew Higgs, James Cohan Gallery, New York, USA
2012 - Idealizing the Imaginary: Illusion and Invention in Contemporary Painting, Oakland University Art Gallery, Rochester, USA
2012 - Josh Smith, Franz West, Neon Parc, Melbourne , AUS
2012 - Mix/Remix, Luhring Augustine, New York, USA
2012 - Phantom Limb: Approaches to Painting Today, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Chicago, USA
2012
2012 - Phantom Limb: Approaches to Painting Today, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Chicago, USA
2012 - Print/Out: 20 Years in Print, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA. Catalogue
2012 - Works From the Collection, de la Cruz Collection, Miami, USA
2012 - Painting Now, Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zürich, CH
2012 - The Feverish Library, Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York, NY
2012 - The Slide Show, FRAC Auvergne, Clermont-Ferrand, France
2011
2011 - ILLUMInations, curated by Bice Curiger, 45a Esposizione Internazionale d'Arte La Biennale di Venezia, Venezia, I
2011 - Untitled (Painting), Luhring Augustine, New York, USA
2011 - After images, curated by Fionn Maede, Jewish Museum of Belgium, Bruxelles, B
2011 - Sculpture Now, Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zürich, CH
2011 - Le Printemps de September, Tolosa, F
2011 - D'une Autre Monde, Les Abattoirs, Tolosa, F
2011 - Don't Do It Etc., Galerie Bruno Bischofberger, Männedorf, CH
2011 - Works From the Collection, de la Cruz Collection, Miami, USA
2011 - Accrochage, Carolina Nitsch Project Room, New York, USA
2011 - Painting... EXPANDED, curated by Marysol Nieves, Espacio 1414, Santurce, PR
2011 - Ray’s a Laugh, Half Gallery, New York, NY
2011 - The Perfect Man Show II, White Columns, New York, NY
2010
2010 - Josh Smith & Sophie von Hellerman, curated by Anne Pontégnie, Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Bruxelles, B
2010 - Barbaric Freedom, curated by Anne Pontegnie, Simon Lee Gallery, London, UK
2010 - About Us, Johann König, Berlin, D
2010 - Yotta Paintings, Massimo De Carlo, Milano, I
2010 - 2000-2010, Galerie Catherine Bastide, Paris, F
2010 - Rise of the Rad, The Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, USA
2010 - Signatures, Sutton Lane, Paris, F
2010 - Twenty Five, Luhring Augustine, New York, USA
2010 - When do you see yourself in ten years?, Standard, Oslo, N
2010 - You were There, curated by Tom Duncan, Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, USA
2010 - Works From the Collection, de la Cruz Collection, Miami, USA
2010 - Alpha Omega: Works from the Dakis Joannou Collection, DESTE Foundation for Contemporary Art, Athens, GR. Catalogue
2009
2009 - Cave Painting, curated by Bob Nickas, PSM Galerie, Berlin, D
2009 - A Wild Night and a New Road, Altman Siegel Gallery, San Francisco, USA
2009 - Fax, The Drawing Center, New York, USA
2009 - Besides, With, Against, and Yet, The Kitchen, New York, USA
2009 - Abstractionists Unite! Who Give You Just Enough to Last a Lifetime, curated by Nancy Chaikin, The Glendale College Art Gallery, Glendale, USA
2009 - Access All Areas, Max Hetzler, Berlin, D
2009 - Chapter Three: The Wall of the Sky, The Wall of the Eye, About Change Collection, Berlin, D
2009 - Jettison: New Ideas in Abstraction, Trahern Galleru, Clarksville, USA
2009 - Josh Smith and Sophie von Hellerman, Consortium, Dijon, F
2009 - Learn to Read Art: A History of Printed Matter, MoMA PS1, New York, USA
2009 - My Summer Show, Galerie Lelong, New York, USA
2009 - Practice, Practice, Practice, Lora Reynolds Gallery, Austin, USA
2009 - Summer Show, Saks, Genève, CH
2009 - That’s Just the Way It Is, curated by Michael St. John, Marvelli Gallery, New York, USA
2009 - The Generational: Younger Than Jesus, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, USA. Catalogue
2009 - The Perpetual Dialogue, Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, USA
2009 - Top 10 Allegories, Francesca Pia Galerie, Zürich, CH
2009 - We are Sun-Kissed and Snow-Blind, curated by Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Galerie Patrick Seguin, Paris, F
2009 - Works From the Collection, de la Cruz Collection, Miami, USA
2009 - Jonathan Viner’s Furniture Show, Jonathan Viner, London, UK
2009 - The Living and the Dead, Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York, USA
2009 - A Guest + A Host = A Ghost: Works from the Dakis Joannou Collection, DESTE Foundation for Contemporary Art, Athens, GR. Catalogue
2008
2008 - Accidental Modernism, curated by Christopher Eamon, Leslie Tonkonow Artworks , New York, USA
2008 - Black and White Exhibition: Dean Hughes, Nadira Husain, Andrei Koschmieder, Josh Smith, Anne Spieir, Galerie Neue Alte Bruke, Frankfurt am Haim, D
2008 - Book/Shelf, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
2008 - Champion Zero, Rental, New York, USA
2008 - Fair Market, curated by Haley Mellin, Rental, New York, USA
2008 - Meet Me Around the Corner-works from the Astrup Fearnley Collection, Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, Oslo, N
2008 - Murder Letters, curated by David Rimanelli, Filomena Soares Gallery, Lisboa, P
2008 - Painting Now and Forever, Green Naftali Gallery, New York, USA
2008 - Painting Now and Forever, Part II, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York, USA
2008 - Standard Sizes, Andrew Kreps, New York, USA
2008 - The Peanut Gallery, curated by Jo Bradley, The Journal Gallery, New York, USA
2007
2007 - A Fair Show: Slang and Cool Orthodoxy, Massimo De Carlo, Milano, I
2007 - Biennale d’art contemporain de Lyon. L’Histoire d’une décennie qui n’est pas encore nommée, curated by Stéphanie Moisdon, Hans Ulrich Obrist, sedi varie, Lyon, F. Catalogue
2007 - For the People of Paris, Sutton Lane, Paris, F
2007 - A Few Artist’s Books: Roma Publications and Christoph Keller, ProjectSD, Barcelona, S
2007 - Aleatoric Contracts, curated by Eivind Furnesvik, Standard, Oslo, N
2007 - Beneath the Underdog (or One Unopened Packet of Cigarettes), curated by Nate Lowman e Adam McEwen, Gagosian Gallery, New York, USA
2007 - Biennale de Lyon:00s, The History of a Decade That Has No Yet Been Named, La Sucrière, Lyon, F
2007 - Conditions of Display, Locust Projects, Miami, USA
2007 - Der Ficker: Thea Djordjadze, Sophie von Hellermann, Mick Peter, Tamuna Sirbiladze, Josh Smith, Emily Wardill and Franz West, Fortescue Avenue / Jonathan Viner Gallery, London, UK
2007 - Genesis I’m Sorry, Greene Naftali Gallery, New York, USA
2007 - Irreversible, Stellan Holm Gallery, New York, USA
2007 - Last Attraction Next Exit, Max Wigram Gallery, London, UK
2007 - Malerei und Affekt, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien, Wien, A
2007 - Michèle Dider project - Part II: Christopher Wool and Josh Smith, Christophe Daviet Thery, Paris, F
2007 - Off Modern, Le Confort Moderne, Poitiers, F
2007 - Painting as Fact - Fact as Fiction, De Pury & Luxembourg, Zurigo, CH
2007 - The Third mind: Carte Blanche à Ugo Rondine, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, F
2007 - Uncertain States of America, Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague, CZ
2007 - USA Today, The State Hermitage Museum, San Pietroburgo, RUS
2007 - What Glue Do You Use?, Atelier Cardenas Bellanger, Paris, F
2007 - What we do is Secret, Blancpain Art Contemporain, Genève, CH
2006
2006 - Uncertain States of America, curated by Daniel Birnbaum, Gunnar B. Kvaran, Hans Ulrich Obrist, Serpentine Gallery, London, UK
2006 - Wade Guyton, Seth Price, Josh Smith, Kelley Walker, Kunsthalle Zürich, Zurigo, CH
2006 - Bill Saylor, Josh Smith, Hiromi Yoshii Gallery, Tokyo, J
2006 - Gedi Sibony and Josh Smith, Harris Lieberman Gallery, New York, USA
2006 - Reena Spaulings, New York, USA
2006 - Slow Burn, curated by Jonah Freeman, Gallerie Edward Mitterrand, Genève, CH
2006 - In Dialogue, Elizabeth Dee Gallery, New York, USA
2006 - When the Revolution Comes, Kathleen Cullen Fine Arts, , New York, USA
2006 - USA Today, Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK
2006 - Color Aside, Luhring Augustine, New York, USA
2006 - hiromi yoshii, hiromi yoshii, Tokyo, J
2006 - Hold That Elevator, Butridge Gallery at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin, USA
2006 - Paper, Sketos Gabriele Gallery, Chicago, USA
2006 - Take One, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, USA
2006 - The Dimes of March, Reena Spaulings Fine Art, New York, USA
2006 - Under Pressure, Art:Concept, Paris, F
2005
2005 - Uncertain States of America, curated by Daniel Birnbaum, Gunnar B. Kvaran, Hans Ulrich Obrist, Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, Oslo, N
2005 - Interstate, curated by Adam McKewen, Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York, USA
2005 - New York Twice, curated by Fabrice Stroun, Air de Paris, Paris, F
2005 - Lesser New York, curated by Fia Backstrom, Fia Backstrom Productions, New York, USA
2005 - Sophie von Hellerman and Josh Smith-Collaborations, Greene-Naftali Gallery, New York, USA
2005 - Paintings, Susanne Hillberry Gallery, Detroit Michigan, USA
2005 - Ruptures des Evidences, curated by Rita Ackerman, Confort Moderne, Potiers, F
2005 - Helter Skelter, curated by Monica Moran, Capsule Gallery, New York, USA
2005 - I'm a Child of Divorce, Give Me a Break, curated by Michael St. John, Cynthia Broan Gallery, New York, USA
2005 - Situational Prosthetics, curated by Nate Lowman, New Langton Art Center, San Francisco, USA
2005 - Paper, Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York, USA
2005 - New York's Finest, Canada Gallery, New York, USA
2005 - curated by Clarrissa Dalrymple, Marc Selwyn Gallery, Los Angeles, USA
2005 - KIOSK: Modes of Multiplication and Liam Gillick: Edgar Shmitz, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, UK
2005 - POST MoDERN, Greene Naftali Gallery, New York, USA
2005 - In Practice Fall ’05, SculptureCenter, New York, USA
2004
2004 - Rimbaud, curated by Max Henry, I-20 Gallery, New York, USA
2004 - Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, USA
2004 - Me, Myself, and I, University Galleries, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton FL, USA
2004 - Repetition, Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peekskill, USA
2004 - Collection (or, How I Spent a Year), curated by Bob Nickas, MoMA PS1, New York, USA
2004 - East Village ASU, curated by Rick Prol, B-Side Gallery, New York, USA
2004 - So Few Opportunities, So Many Mistakes, curated by Joshua Smith, Champion Fine Art, New York, USA
2003
2003 - Ljubljana Graphic Arts Biennial, Ljubljana, SLO. Catalogue
2003 - Mighty Graphitey, Feature Gallery, New York, USA
2002
2002 - Copy Books, Roth Horowitz, New York, USA
2000
2000 - New Work: Abstract Painting, Hosfelt Gallery, San Francisco CA, USA
2000 - Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus Ohio, USA
2000 - New York: Abstract Painting, Hosfelt Gallery, San Francisco, USA
1999
1999 - Mr. Fascination, Threadwaxing Space, New York, USA
1998
1998 - Remix, Team Gallery, New York, USA