Biography

 

Fifi Smith is a visual artist living and working in Celbridge, Co. Kildare, Ireland. Working primarily in the moving image and install

 

ation, she explores the relationship between mass behavior/conformity and individuality within the individual and linked to this, the shifting balance between emotion and reason in human motivation expressed in a meterial form

Originally working as an architect, Fifi Smith has been a practicing artist since 1995. Her first solo show was in 1998. Her work has evolved through many media over the years but it always creates a dialogue between the conceptual nature of her thinking and materials and making.

Her current work is in the form of light works, kinetic installations and experimental movies, and

Her work has been shown in Beijing, London, Washington DC, and throughout Ireland. She has been short-listed twice for the Aesthetica Film Festival, York.