According to his site, YESTERDAYNITE – Alim Smith says he is devoted to creating art ‘heavily inspired by entertainment (primarily music and comedy), women and black culture’ and hopes that the ‘presence of black culture in his work serves as a form of self-expression and education’.
Check out this fantastic portfolio of his art-work personally selected by Smith for Hip Hop Forum, reckon you might recognize some of these faces … Thank you Alim Smith.
Alim Smith is a Delaware born interdisciplinary artist whose work has been exhibited in American art galleries primarily on the east coast. His artistic process expands beyond a singular medium due to several years of applied studies in Visual Art, Communicative Arts as well as Photography. Smith’s creative exploration stems from experiences and events within his culture, applying a variety of ideas based on his knowledge of self and understanding of others.
To see more of Alim Smith’s work, or buy his art, go to his personal website, YESTERDAYNITE. And also have a look at this really nice interview with Smith, first published on The Eclectic Society Movement.