Josh Smith's Biography
Josh Smith is an American contemporary artist known for his vibrant abstract paintings and collages, as well as his provocative performance art. Born in 1976 in the United States, Smith began his career in the early 2000s and has since become one of the most prolific and influential contemporary artists of his generation. He graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the School of Visual Arts in New York City. Smith has been featured in numerous exhibitions throughout Europe and the United States, including Enivrez-vous (Get Drunk) at the Galerie Praz-Delavallade in Paris, France (2022). His works are characterized by bold colors, distorted figures, and a strong emphasis on the emotional and psychological state of the viewer. Smith has stated that his artistic practice is an attempt to explore the boundaries of the human experience and challenge our understanding of the world.