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Alexis Smith

American, born 1949

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Alexis Smith

American, born 1949

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Alexis Smith pioneered an approach to assemblage that combined objects scavenged at swap meets and …

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Alexis Smith pioneered an approach to assemblage that combined objects scavenged at swap meets and thrift stores with movie posters, maps, other ephemera, and quotes from writers such as Raymond Chandler, Walt Whitman, and Jack Kerouac. Born and raised in Southern California, Smith considers herself a product of the …

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Selected career achievements
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Solo show at a major institution
MoMA PS1, and 1 more
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Group show at a major institution
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 2 more
Instituion
Collected by a major institution
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
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Reviewed by a major art publication
Artforum International Magazine
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Included in a major biennial
SITE Santa Fe International Biennial
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