Adam Parker Smith is a New York based sculptor and installation artist. He received his B.A. from the University of California at Santa Cruz and his M.F.A. from Tyler School of Art. Smith has attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Sculpture Space, Bemis, Djerassi, Jentel, and Atlantic Center for the Arts. His work has been shown widely in the USA as well as internationally at Urbis, Manchester, England, Nordine Zidoun, Luxembourg, Priska Juschka, New York, The Delaware Center for Contemporary Art, Berkshire Museum, Massachusetts, The Soap Factory Minneapolis, Painted Bride, Philadelphia, Parisian Laundry, Montreal, and the Maraya Art Centre in Sharjah, UAE. Smith’s work has been written about in The New York Times, Art in America, Beautiful Decay, The Village Voice, Fiber Arts, ArtForum.com, Art World, White Wall Magazine and The New York Post.
Using a wide variety of materials and methods, Smith will be continuing the human endeavor of understanding the universe through a confluence of experiential installations, emulations of the unknown and interpretations of natural elements including sky, water, and wind. Drawing ideas from the setting and the commute to and from the Island, Smith plans on arriving at projects that are specific to the daily experience.
Featured Image Photo Credit: Courtesy of the Artist