Rebecca Smith was born in Glens Falls, New York in 1954. She has exhibited widely since 1977 in the US and internationally. Beginning as a painter, creating performance works in the late 70’s, Smith currently makes two bodies of work, sculpture and color tape wall drawings. Her work can be found in many private and public collections, including the Albright-Knox Museum of Art, The Brooklyn Museum, The Microsoft Collection and the TarraWarra Museum, Australia. She will have two large sculptures in New Wallworks curated by Michael Klein at the Maryland Art Place, opening April 21 of 2011. A solo museum show is planned for the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond in 2012.