Terry Smith

Terry Smith, FAHA, CIHA, is Andrew W. Mellon Professor of Contemporary Art History and Theory in the Department of the History of Art and Architecture at the University of Pittsburgh. In 2010 he was named Australia Council Visual Arts Laureate (Government of Australia), and won the Mather Award for art criticism conferred by the College Art Association (USA). During 2001–2002 he was a Getty Scholar at the Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles, in 2007–08 the GlaxoSmithKlein Senior Fellow at the National Humanities Research Centre, Raleigh-Durham, and in 2014 Clark Fellow at the Clark Institute, Williamstown. From 1994–2001 he was Power Professor of Contemporary Art and Director of the Power Institute, Foundation for Art and Visual Culture, University of Sydney. In the 1970s he was a member of the Art & Language group (New York) and a founder of Union Media Services (Sydney). He is the author of a number of books and editor of many others. A foundation Board member of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, he is currently a Board member of the Andy Warhol Museum and the Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh. See www.terryesmith.net/web/


Vale Gordon Bennett 9 October 1955 - 3 June 2014