Anj Smith

Born in Kent, England, 1978

BA Fine Art (Painting), Slade School of Fine Art, UCL, London, England, 2002
Postgraduate Diploma, Fine Art, Goldsmiths College, University of London, England, 2003
MA Fine Art, Goldsmiths College, University of London, England, 2005

Lives and works in London, England

Solo Exhibitions

2015
Hauser & Wirth, London, England

2013
Hauser & Wirth, ‘The Flowering of Phantoms’, New York NY

2012
Galerie Isa, ‘Woods Without Pathways’, Mumbai, India

2011
IBID PROJECTS, ‘States of Fragility’, London, England

2010
Hauser & Wirth, ‘Geometry of Bliss’, New York NY

2007
Nyehaus, ‘Paintings’, New York NY

2006
IBID PROJECTS, ‘Feral Demosphere’, London, England
Rental Gallery, ‘Anj Smith & IBID PROJECTS LA’, Los Angeles CA

2005
IBID PROJECTS, ‘Disco Substratum’, Vilnius, Lithuania

2004
IBID PROJECTS, ‘The Megalography of Cuteness’, London, England
‘BUAG’, Bangkok, Thailand

Group Exhibitions

2014
Newlyn Art Gallery, ‘3am: wonder, paranoia and the restless night’, Cornwall, England
(Travelling exhibition)
Ferens Art Gallery, ‘3am: wonder, paranoia and the restless night’, Hull, England (Travelling exhibition)

2013
the Bluecoat, ‘3am: wonder, paranoia and the restless night’, Liverpool, England
(Travelling exhibition)
Chapter, ‘3am: wonder, paranoia and the restless night’, Cardiff, England
(Travelling exhibition)

2012
Anthony Reynolds Gallery, ‘The Curator’s Egg Altera Pars’, London, England

2011
La Maison Rouge, ‘Memories of the Future, the Olbricht Collection’, Paris, France
SHOWstudio, ‘In Your Face’, London, England
Marianne Boesky Gallery, ‘Night Scented Stock’, New York NY
Meadow Arts, ‘House of Beasts’, Attingham Park, Shrewsbury, England
Alison Jacques Gallery, ‘Among Flesh’, London, England
IBID PROJECTS, ‘Group Show’, London, England

2010
Me Collector’s Room, ‘The Wunderkammer’, Berlin, Germany

2009
‘Remap2,’ Athens, Greece
Marianne Boesky Gallery, ‘Your Gold Teeth II’, New York NY

2008
IBID PROJECTS (Hoxton Sq), ‘Group Show’, London, England
CCA Andratx, ‘M25 Around London’, Mallorca, Spain
Neues Museum Weserberg Bremen, ‘Doktors Traum’, Bremen, Germany
Blondeau Fine Art Services, ‘In Geneva No One Can Hear You Scream’, Geneva, Switzerland

2007
Project Space 176, ‘An Archeology’, London, England
Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, ‘Size Matters: XS’, Peekskill NY
Knoxville Museum of Art, ‘Size Matters: XS’, Knoxville TN
Hauser & Wirth Colnaghi, ‘Old School’, London, England
Thomas Dane Gallery, ‘Very Abstract and Hyper Figurative’, London, England

2006
Grieder Contemporary, ‘Kaminzimmer’, Kuesnacht, Switzerland
Witte de With, ‘Don Quijote’, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Robert Miller Gallery, ‘Opterracuna’, New York NY

2005
Galleria Zero,‘Jaybird’, Milan, Italy
Hauser & Wirth Zürich, ‘London In Zurich’, Zurich, Switzerland
Vamiali Gallery, ‘Sunset in Athens’, Athens, Greece

2004
Cooper Gallery, ‘Life Of a Commercial Gallery – IBID PROJECTS’, Dundee, England
FA Projects, ‘EXS An Invitational Exhibition’, London, England
Northern Gallery of Contemporary Art, ‘The Analysis of Beauty’, Sunderland, England

2003
OLS & Co., ‘Nth Exhibit 001’, London, England
IBID PROJECTS, ‘Someplace Unreachable’, London, England
Tate Britain, ‘The Golden Resistance’, London, England
Nerd, Electricity Showrooms, ‘Thriller’, London, England

Awards and Grants

2004
Residency and Solo Exhibition, BUAG, Bangkok, Thailand

2002
Arts and Humanities Research Board Award

2001
The Pocock School Exchange competition to New York

2000
The Slade School of Fine Art Exchange competition to New York

1999
Wykeham Painting Prize, Slade School of Fine Art

Back to top