Patricia Smith is a printmaker and book artist. She earned her BA from Immaculata University in Chester County, Pennsylvania; studied Japanese woodblock at the Yoshida Hanga Academy in Tokyo, Japan; and earned an MA from the Philadelphia College of Art. Smith is an Alumnae Artist Member at A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, New York.
Her books are represented by the Women’s Studio Workshop in Rosendale, New York and by Vamp and Tramp Booksellers, LLC in Birmingham Alabama. Smith’s work is exhibited nationally and internationally, including in Brooklyn, New York; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; New York City, Paducah, Kentucky; Seoul, Korea; Venice, Italy; Lorca, Spain; Paris, France; and Tokyo, Japan.
Smith’s work is in print and special collections at the Bibliotheca Alexandria in Egypt, Brooklyn Museum of Art, Yale University in Connecticut, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, and the University of Pennsylvania, among others. Smith lives in works in Philadelphia as a Professor and coordinator of Printmaking at the University of the Arts.