Scott L. Smith is originally from Sandusky, Ohio. He holds a B.F.A. in Studio Arts and Art History from Ohio University and a M.F.A. in Printmaking from the University of Miami (Fla.). Scott was formally trained as a master printmaker at Vinalhaven Press and Universal Limited Art Editions (ULAE) where he worked with the likes of Robert Rauschenberg, Jasper Johns, Robert Indiana, James Rosenquist, Jose Bedia, and Jane Hammond. As a Signature Member of the National Collage Society, Scott has been featured in more than 50 solo and group shows in the U.S. and Australia. His award winning work is included in numerous collections including the Shack Collection (Miami), the New Orleans Museum of Art, the Southern Graphics Council Archive, the University Print Collection (Iowa State Univ.), and the Huntsville Arts Council. Two of his assemblages are featured in the book, titled, “Collage in All Dimensions,” co-published by the National Collage Society and Kent State University. Currently, Scott teaches printmaking and art history at Alabama A&M University and resides, with his wife, Michelle, and daughters, Cecilia and Delaney in Owens Cross Roads, Alabama.