Our Sculptors

Ivan Smith MRSS

I am a visual artist with a socially engaged practice and have worked internationally and throughout the UK for 30 years, as a solo artist, participant in, and initiator of residency projects. In 2001, I was awarded the HMF in Sculpture at the University of Derby.
Contact telephone
07930601323
Discipline
Architectural/Monumental/Relief
Conceptual
Digital/Light/Sound
Installation/Land/Site-specific
Kinetic/Mobile
Material
Found Objects
Metal (other)
Mixed media
Other
Steel
Region
East Midlands
International

Selected International exhibitions:

• ‘toe the line…’ MAMÜ Gallery, Budapest, ‘Túlsó P’art retrospective’ Miskolc,

   Hungary (2002)

• ‘Window Shopping’ El Huis Experimental Intermedia, Gent, Belgium (2003)

• ‘Embodying the Scenery of Ecology’ Juming Museum, Taiwan (2004)

• ‘The Good, the Bad & the Ugly’, Ashish Balram Nagpal Galleries Mumbai, India

   (2007)

• ‘Webbing’, Creative House, Bad Berneck, Germany (2012)

• ‘Breaking Point’, solo exhibition, KREIS Gallery, Nuremberg (2018)

 

Selected UK exhibitions:

• ‘underpin’ at the Rest Gardens, Nott’s City Centre (2006)

• ‘Penny Black’, Gooden Gallery, London (2008)

• ‘TENSION’, Gooden Gallery, London, UK (2009)

• ‘Con_flict a state of disharmony’, Derby Museum & Art Gallery (2011)

• ‘The Charter of the Forest’, The Collection & Usher Gallery Lincoln (2011)

• ‘Webbing’, Wirksworth Festival (2011)

• ‘SPATTER’ – Synthesis Exhibition, Manchester Science Festival (2013)

• ‘Chocolate Factory’ – Smith & Hersey commissioned by Quad & DCC, Derby

   (2013)

 

Residency Projects:

• Sandarbh UK, International Artist Residency Belper, Derbyshire UK, (2009)

• ‘HOME & AWAY’ International Artist residency, Wakefield in collaboration with

   The Art House (2015)

• ‘Desire Lines…’ for Artcore, Arboretum Park, Derby (2015)

• Sandarbh International Artist Residency, ‘A Tourist Everywhere’, Jaipur Art

   Summit (2015)

• ‘Migration’, International Artist residency, Wakefield in collaboration with The

   Art House, City of Sanctuary and Axisweb (2017)