David Thomas Smith is a Dublin based, Irish artist who is a graduate of the University of Wales, Newport, where he obtained a (BA Hons.) in Documentary Photography. David’s works have been exhibited internationally, they have also appeared in a diverse number of publications from Esquire to Wired and anthologies such as Robert Shore's: Post Photography - The Artist with a Camera.

David was recently nominated for the 2017 Prix Pictet: The global award in photography and sustainability.

 

 
 
 
 

Exhibitions

Upcoming:
• ‘Sustainable Futures’, Sirius Arts Centre, Cork, Februrary 2017

• ‘Nucleus’ Noorderlicht Photography Festival, Netherlands Oct 2017

• ‘Social Mobility’ Hyundai Motor Studio, Beijing September, 2017

Past:
• aéroports/ville-monde, Gaite Lyrique, Paris, France  23rd February 21st May 2017

• Spacearth, LABottega, Pietra Santa, Italy, 1st April -14th May 2017

• New Irish Works IX, Library Project, Dublin May 2017

• New Irish Works, Espace Lhomond, Paris, France 11-13 November 2016

• WWF International: Living Planet Report, Imapct Hub, Geneva, Switzerland. 27th October 2016

• Terminal P, Montpellier, France, 18th June - 28th August 2016

• New Irish Works, düo, Paris, France, 15th - 24th November 2013

• Irish Showcase, Irish Embassy, London, UK 10th July 2013

• New Irish Works, Tactic, Cork, Ireland 6-27 July 2013

• 'Anthropocene' The Copper House Gallery, Dublin (Solo)

• ‘Between Here and There’ Lewins Mead, Bristol, UK 6th - 10th March 2013 (Group)

• ‘Between Here and There’ Aztec 920, Bristol, UK 27th Feb - 3rd March 2013 (Group)

• ‘Between Here and There’ Kingston House, Swindon, UK
20th - 24th Feb 2013 (Group)

• ‘Between Here and There’ Aztec 920, Bristol, UK 13th - 17th Feb 2013 (Group)

• ‘Between Here and There’ Hamlyn & Hill House, London, UK 6th - 10th Feb 2013 (Group)

• ‘Between Here and There’ Fore 1 & 2, Birmingham, UK
30th Jan - 3rd Feb 2013 (Group)

• The Copper House Christmas Show, Dublin, Ireland, 29th Nov - 8th Jan 2013

• 100 Years of Photography at Newport, Newport, UK 29th Oct - 11th Jan 2013

• 'f/22' Mad Art Gallery, Dublin, PhotoIreland Festival 2012 12th July - 26th July (Group)

• ‘Between Here and There’, Castlemead, Bristol, UK
14th - 18th of March. 

• 'This Offset Space' Little Green Street Gallery, Dublin, Ireland 10th - 16th of March 2012(Group)

• ‘Between Here and There’, Tower Warf, Cheese Lane, Bristol, UK 15th -19th of February.(Group)

• "Don't Think Twice, It's Alright" Sallynoggin CFE, Dublin, Ireland 26th January 2012

• Lens Culture Fotofest 2011: Reviews and Open Portfolio Night, Paris, France

• "Arts Fest" Nutgrove Shopping Centre, Rathfarnham, Dublin, Ireland

• "Essomenia" Art Exhibition at People’s Park and Cafe, Dun Laoghaire, Co.Dublin, Ireland
... (Group) 11th - 17th September 2011

• "Four Floors" Photographic show at MadArt Gallery; PhotoIreland 2011 Festival
(Group) 19th – 31st July 2011

• ‘Between Here and There’, 1 Thames Valley, Bracknell, UK, 1st – 5th June 2011. (Group)

• ‘Between Here and There’, 2 Long Walk Road, Uxbridge, UK, 8th – 12th June 2011. (Group)

• ‘Between Here and There’, Bedford and Chavendish, London, UK, 15th – 19th June 2011. (Group)

• ‘Between Here and There’, 1st Choice House, Crawley, UK, 18th – 22nd May 2011. (Group)

• ‘Between Here and There’, Vineyard House, London, 25th 29th May 2011. (Group)

• "UpStart" Group Show, Various Locations, Dublin 10th February 2011 (Group)

• "EXPOSURE" Group Photography Show, Mad Art Gallery, Dublin 20th January 2011.(Group)

• Photo8 Summer Show, Host Gallery, London 26TH July 2010. (Group)

• Photo Ireland Festival – Open Call 1st July 2010. (Group)

• ‘27: A new perspective’ – Graduate work from students at the University of Wales, Newport. Candid Arts Gallery, London 29th June 2010. (Group)

• Graduate Show at the University of Wales, Newport June 2010. (Group)

• ‘Next to Nothing’- platform for young upcoming European photographers part of the Next1 Ruhr Photo Festival May 2010. (Group)

• ‘Installation 1’: Documentary Photography at Jacob’s Market Cardiff May 2009. (Group)

 

AWARDS: 
• Prix Pictet Nominee 2017

• UWN Academic Enhancement Bursary

TELEVISION:
• Canal+ L'Oeil de Links

RADIO:

• Swiss Radio Couleur 3

• RTE 2XM Culture Cafe

PUBLICATIONS:

• Anthropocene Feminism

• Regards Sur Le Monde: Apprendre Avec et Par L'Image Á L'École

• Exposed: Environmental Politic and Pleasures in Post Human Times

• New Irish Works 2

• WWF Magazine

• Post Photography: The Artist with a Camera

• IMA: Living with Photography (Japan)

• Die Zeit: Zeit Wissen

• Interni Magazine

• Emaho Magazine

• American Photo

• Madame Magazine

• New Irish Works 1

• Canadian Geographic

• Photomonitor

• Andrew Sullivan's The Dish

• PSFK

• Libération

• 01net

• San Francisco Chronicle

• Houston Chronicle

• Business Insider

• Green Prophet

• The Huffington Post

• Fast Company

• Digital Trends

• CNET

• la Repubblica

• Wired Magazine

• Design Boom

• Le Cool

• Beautiful/Decay Magazine

• FLAVORWIRE

• TrendHunter

• Veco Magazine(China) - Sept/Oct 2012

• Lens Culture

• Make it Mag

• Gorilla Film Magazine

• Esquire Magazine

• The Creators Project: a partnership with Intel and Vice

• the Atlantic CITIES

• F Stoppers

• Journal du Design

• Architizer

• Tyden

• Broadsheet

• Feature Shoot

• Concientious

• SuperMassiveBlackHole

• The Fold #6

• Next to Nothing