John Smith


John Roxburgh Smith is a Hamilton-based musician, director, and visual artist working in the fields of digital video, interactive installation, and mixed-media 2D work.

Young Rival's "Two Reasons", directed by Smith as a collaboration with Michigan-based face painting artist, James Kuhn, achieved notable viral success and was shortlisted for the inaugural 2012 Prism Prize Awards. As well, the video landed coverage in the likes of Huffington Post, Laughing Squid, Exclaim!, Mashable, and was the top news story of CBC Hamilton 2012.