Bernadette Smith is a contemporary artist working within painting and photomedia.

She has an extensive international exhibition record with solo shows in Berlin, San Francisco and Singapore and is included in collections in Germany, France, Britain, Singapore, Spain, Australia and the USA.


In 2020 she graduated with a Master of Fine Arts from Sydney College of the Arts and featured in the 10th Canberra Festival of Art. She has been a finalist for the Mosman Art Prize, Fishers Ghost Art Award and was recently selected for the prestigious Bundanon artist residency. 

Critics suchas Jerome Carolfi have described her painting as having “…a depth of archetypes,almost an ancient feel, and yet something vital and viscerally alive, seething with adynamism that refreshingly piques the senses.”