Emily Mae Smith was born in 1979 in Austin, Texas. She currently lives and works in Brooklyn, New York. Recent solo exhibitions include: Simone Subal Gallery (2020, forthcoming); Marion Art Gallery, Rockefeller Arts Center, SUNY Fredonia, NY (2020, forthcoming); Perrotin, Tokyo (2019); Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford, CT (2019); Le Consortium, Dijon, France (2018); CFA, Berlin, Germany (2018); Galerie Perrotin (two-person with Genesis Belanger), New York, NY (2018); Simone Subal Gallery, New York, NY (2017); SALTS (two-person exhibition with Adam Henry), Basel, Switzerland (2017); Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels, Belgium (2016); Mary Mary. Glasgow, Scotland, UK (2016); and Laurel Gitlen. New York, NY (2015). Select group exhibitions include: Hauser & Wirth, New York (2019); Peter Freeman Inc., curated by Ugo Rondinone, New York, NY (2018); Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, NY (2018); Rob Tufnell and Tanya Leighton, Köln, Germany (2017); Lumber Room, Portland, OR (2017); Le Coeur, curated by Marie Maertens. Paris, France (2017); König Galerie (St. Agnes). Berlin, Germany (2016); Simone Subal Gallery. New York, NY (2016); Marlborough Chelsea. New York, NY (2015); The Moore Building, organized by Jeffrey Deitch and Larry Gagosian, Miami, FL (2015); Fourteen30 Contemporary. Portland, OR (2015); Skirball Museum. Cincinnati, OH (2014).