B: 1981 Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, UK

L/W: London

Ed: Syllabus II 2017, Royal College of Art 2007, Central Saint Martins 2004

W: tomsmith.info

E: tomsmithinfo@gmail.com


Selected Performances & Broadcasts

Cineplex, The End, TACO!, London, UK, 2020 (broadcast)

To Make My Name Good, Auto//Fiction, Royal College of Art, Gorvy Lecture Theatre, UK, 2019 (performance)

Messages from Friends, South London Gallery, London, UK, 2019, Spit and Sawdust, Cardiff, UK, Kingston University, Kingston upon Thames, UK, The Bluecoat, Liverpool, UK, The Florence Trust, London, UK, 2018 Wysing Arts Centre, Cambridge, UK, 2017 (performance)

Places like This Need Protecting from People like Me, Od Art Festival, OSR Projects, Somerset, UK, 2018 (performance)

Tom on Will, We Portal, V&A, London, UK, 2017 (performance & broadcast)

Scary Monsters and Super Creeps (w Mark Hibbett), Wimbledon Space, Wimbledon University, London, UK, 2017 (performance)

The Loss of Loss, We Portal, Warp Records London, UK, 2017 (performance & broadcast)

Jumbotron, Slide Night #5, Picture House Social, Sheffield, 2016 (performance)

The Jennifer Effect, Reuse Aloud, Newbridge Projects, Basic FM, Newcastle, UK (broadcast), 2013 


Selected Solo / Group Exhibitions & Screenings

Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2018, John Moores University, Liverpool & South London Gallery, London, UK, 2018/19 (group)

Syllabus, Guest Projects, London, UK, 2018 (screening)

Public Address, Eastside Projects Birmingham, UK, 2017 (group)

Stolen Tear, Unit Projects Blackpool, UK, 2015 (solo)

Showdown, Bloc Projects Sheffield, UK, 2015 (group)

TomTom, Model Gallery, Liverpool, UK, 2014 (group)

Vulcan Point, Embassy Gallery, Edinburgh, UK, 2014 (group)

6000 Posters for Giants and Dwarfs, Rhubaba Gallery, Edinburgh, UK, 2013 (group)

Under New Management, ODD Gallery, Dawson City, Canada, 2013 (group)

Backwards into Paradise, Flood Gallery, Dublin, Ireland, 2013 (group)

aR*, Hilton Hotel, New York, USA, 2013 (group)

Film Salon, Open File, ICA London, UK, 2012 (screening)

Members Show, (selected by Ruth Ewan), Outpost Gallery, Norwich, UK, 2012 (group)

Admitting the Flats,Open File, MK Gallery, Milton Keynes, 2012, UK (group)

Detour, Wimbledon Space, Wimbledon University, London, UK, 2012 (group)

Imprint, Platform Space, Kingston University, Kingston upon Thames, UK, 2012 (group)

Amen Brother, Grand Union, Birmingham, UK, 2011 (group)

Screening, 203-205 Brompton Road, London, UK, 2010 (group)

…and then again…, City Museum, Lisbon, Portugal, 2010 (group)

I Want to Believe, Milais Off Site Projects, Solent University, UK, 2010 (group)

Broken Replica, (w Richard Healy), Stanley Picker Gallery, Kingston upon Thames, UK, 2009 (2 person show)



Artist in residence, Florence Trust, London, UK, 2015/16

Artist in residence, Unit Projects, Blackpool, UK, 2015

Artist in residence, Chelsea College of Art and Design, London, UK, 2011/12

Stanley Picker Tutorship, Kingston University, Kingston upon Thames, UK, 2007/08


Selected Talks

The Jennifer Effect, Outpost Gallery, Norwich, UK, 2012 

Now Feels so Familiar, Chelsea College of Art and Design, London, UK, 2012

Sci-Fi Landscapes and the Failure of Pruitt-Igoe, Kingston University, Kingston upon Thames, UK, 2012

Artist Organised Exhibitions, Central St Martins, London, UK, 2010

Sci-Fi in Art, Solent University, Southampton, UK, 2010

Remix, UCA, Canterbury, UK, 2009


Selected Publications

The Jennifer Effect, The End, Dreams Time Free #1, 

Members Show (Outpost Norwich), by Adam Pugh, Art Monthly, #363

I’m Taking Time Away to Dream, Spacezine #2

Amen Brother, Jenine McGaughran, A-N Magazine, Sept 2011

Amen Brother, David Briers, Art Monthly #348

Screening, Sally Mumby-Croft,  TANK Magazine, Vol6, Issue 4

I Want to Believe, Peter Bonnell, AN Magazine, June 2010