- B.A., Institute of Technology Sligo
- M.F.A., University of Ulster
David Smith is an Irish artist based in Hong Kong. Smith graduated from the Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology in 1998, the Sligo Institute of Technology in 2001 and the University of Ulster in 2003 with a Masters of Fine Art. Although primarily a painter, Smith also works on photographic and music-based projects for video and short films, which have been shown in Ireland, Germany, the U.S., and recently at the Hong Kong-Shenzhen Biennale of Urbanism and Architecture. He has exhibited in juried shows and solo at Manifest Gallery in the U.S., Amelia Johnson Contemporary Gallery in Hong Kong and has been included in the first and second edition of INPA (International Painting Annual).