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Vivian Cooper Smith

September 11, 2017

Born in New Zealand, he spent his childhood in Bangladesh and India, teen and university days in Perth and has been based in Melbourne since 2000 where he maintains an art practice and works in graphic design.

Smith has exhibited extensively around Australia. Exhibitions in 2015 include

Cutting edge: 21st century photography at Monash Gallery of Art, Melbourne, Terra Australis at Galerie Pavlova, Berlin, and Sydney Contemporary Art Fair with Galerie pompom, Sydney. In 2014 Smith was a finalist in the Josephine Ulrick and Win Schubert Photography Award, the Bowness Photography Prize, and The Iris Award at the Perth Centre for Photography. In 2013 he was awarded the CCP Salon Patrick Corrigan AM Acquisitive Award.

He is represented by Galerie pompom, Sydney.

www.galeriepompom.com