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David B. Smith holds an MFA from Bard College and has been awarded residencies by Apex Art, New Zealand; Franconia Sculpture Park, MN; Harold Arts, OH; Socrates Sculpture Park, The Waterpod Residency, the Textile Arts Center, and the BOFFO residency, NY. He lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. Smith’s work has appeared in exhibitions at MoMa PS1, The International Center of Photography, Asia Song Society and 56 Henry Gallery, with recent solo shows at Halsey McKay Gallery, The Spring Break Art Show, and LMAK Gallery. His work will also be included in the Rijswijk Textile Biennial at the Risjwijk Museum in the Netherlands in Summer 2019. Smith's work has been discussed in the New York Times, The Observer, Art Fag City, the Washington Post, and Miami New Times. Geary was founded in the Lower East Side in 2013 by Jack Geary and Dolly Bross Geary, and then moved to its current location on Varick Street in West Soho. The gallery represents emerging and mid-career artists working in a variety of media, with an emphasis on those from New York City and the Midwest. Geary presents solo, two-person, and group exhibitions, and seeks to raise artist profiles and exposure through placement in museum collections and exhibitions, and through presentations at art fairs.