Lenard Smith is a American photographic artist. He currently lives and works in Los Angeles, California.
He received his Master of Fine Arts Degree in Advanced Photographic Studies from Bard College in New York.
His work has been exhibited and published internationally.  


All photographs appearing on the Lenard Smith web site are copyrighted and
protected under United States and international copyright laws.
The photographs may not be reproduced in any form, stored,

or manipulated without prior written permission from Lenard Smith.

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2006-2008 MFA in Advanced Photographic Studies
Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York

2007 The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York
2002 BURRO – No Alla Violenza, London, United Kingdom

2010 Light Work Artists-in-Residence, New York
2008 Director’s Fellowship, International Center of Photography
2001 Creative Review DVD03 Portfolio Feature

2013 09 On The Wall – The Human Imagination Gallery, Honolulu, Hawaii
2011 Dear Japan, We Love You, Group Show, New York
2010 Fewer Particulars – Solo Exhibition, The Black Tag, New York
2010 We’re Still Here – Solo Exhibition, Stussy – L.A., Los Angeles, California
2009 Passing Glance – Solo Exhibition, Blender Gallery, Sydney, Australia
2008 GROUP SHOW NO. 27, Humble Arts Foundation, New York
2008 Insider Art, Christie’s Rockefeller Plaza, New York
2008 ALONE/TOGETHER, Talman + Monroe Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2008 INTERIORS: PUBLIC | PRIVATE – Solo Exhibition, International Center of Photography, New York
2008 Fourteen: ICP-Bard MFA Group Exhibition, International Center of Photography, New York
2007 Demian, International Center of Photography, New York
2006 Arte Latino 2006, Voz Alta Gallery, San Diego, California
2004 Hamburger Eyes in Thunder Dome, Cassius King Gallery, San Diego, California
2003 BRITART New Artists, BRITART Gallery, London, United Kingdom
2002 NO ALLA VIOLENZA, BURRO Gallery, London, United Kingdom
2002 The Shoreditch Salon, Ravenscroft Gallery, London, United Kingdom
2001 Black and White works, BURRO Gallery/Showroom, London, United Kingdom
2000 World of Work, Palazzo D’ Accursio, Bologna, Italia
2000 MODART, The Reincarnation Project, San Diego, California
1999 Modest Behavior Group Art Show, San Diego, California
1999 MODART, The Reincarnation Project, San Diego, California
1998 MODART, Culy Trucking Building, San Diego, California

2018 Independence Affect, Limited in Edition of 50 copies worldwide
2017 A Sort of Looking, Limited in Edition of 100 copies worldwide
2016 Lenard Smith: Photographs, Limited in Edition, First Edition
2016 Alessandra In Eagle Rock by: Lenard Smith
2015 Some Works, on the occasion of the LA ART BOOK FAIR, Publisher: Onestar Press / Cal Arts Design Department
2013 A Change of Scenery, Publisher: Pau Wau Publications, Limited in Edition of 50 copies
2011 Contact Sheet 162: Light Work Annual
2011 Inventory Magazine Issue 04, Spring/Summer
2010 Portraits, Publisher: And Press, Limited in Edition of 100 copies
2010 Ojode Pez Magazine, Issue#20 Outside
2010 We’re Still Here, Publisher: And Press, Limited in Edition of 100 copies
2010 GREY Magazine Biannual Issue 02 Spring/Summer
2009 Alaska, Edition #2, Limited to 333 copies worldwide
2008 The Studio Museum in Harlem Magazine, Spring Issue
2008 SHIFT Vol. 3, International Center of Photography
2004 Slash Magazine, Issue 01
2004 Next Level Magazine, Edition 01, Volume 03
2004 Graphic Magazine, Issue 04
2004 Hamburger Eyes Magazine, Issue 07
2004 RE:UP Magazine, Manual 02
2003 Installation Art in the New Millennium: The Empire of the Senses, Thames & Hudson
2003 The Guardian, G/2. April 15th Issue
2003 Straight No Chaser Magazine, Summer Issue

Teaching Experience
2006-2008 Digital Photography Extended Studio Facilitator
Urban Assembly School of Music and Art, Brooklyn, NY
2004-2005 Digital Photography Instructor
The AJA Project, San Diego Chapter