DIVINE SOUTHGATE-SMITH (b. 1995, Lomé, Togo)
is a London-based Togolese-British transdisciplinary artist and Royal Academy of Arts, Graduate (2022).

 

​Southgate-Smith has developed a practice comprising film, text, spoken word poetry, performance, sound, installation, sculpture, furniture design, 3D animation, and 3D rendering. Her/them approach to art-making is trans-disciplinary and collaborative allowing her/them to explore complex narratives through various mediums and disciplines. Southgate-Smith's practice relies on research and intuition, hence, she/they turns to play, literature, music, imagination, intersectional discourse, community, and archive material as a source of inspiration and creation. 

Selected Clients:

APPLE inc.

2LG Studio

BROWNS East 

LEXUS

HERMÈS

JAWARA ALLEYNE

ANEXO

IN LIMEN 

T/O/S

Creative Consulting:

ZACHARY PULMAN STUDIO (Interior Architecture)

2019-Present 

Don't Sleep (Music Label)

Artist: BAD WITH PHONES

2021-Present

Press:

DAZED Magazine

i-D Magazine

METAL Magazine

New Wave Magazine

ELLE Decoration UK

Wallpaper*

UMBIGO Magazine

AD Magazine France

She Performs

The Other Sight

Glam Magazine

WWD

OPUMO

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Selected Awards (nominated):

FRAME Awards (2021) 

MULLEN LOWE GROUP NOVA Award (2017)

The International TAKIFUJI Art Award (2017)​​​​​

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