Harlem, United States
Bayeté Ross Smith is a photographer, multi-media artist, filmmaker, from Harlem New York. He is represented by beta pictoris gallery/Maus Contemporary He began his career as a photojournalist with the Knight Ridder Newspaper Corporation. Bayeté has exhibited his work internationally with institutions such as San Francisco Arts Commission, the Brooklyn Museum, the Oakland Museum of California, NYC Parks Department, the Schomburg Center, the Missouri History Museum, The Phillips Collection, D.C., the Unseen Photo Festival (Amsterdam), Goethe Institute (Ghana), and Zacheta National Gallery of Art (Poland). His collaborative projects "Along The Way" and "Question Bridge: Black Males" have shown at the 2008 and 2012 Sundance Film Festival, respectively. His work has been featured at the Sheffield Doc Fest in Sheffield England and the L.A. Film Festival.