Thom Smith is an artist from Brooklyn, NY now living in Tokyo.

To contact please email- thom.e.smith@gmail.com

or call +81 (0)80 1396 0666

BORN- 1980, IL, USA

LIVES / WORKS- Tokyo, Japan

EDUCATION- 2002, BFA, The Cooper Union, NY


2022 Swazönd “Cursed Inheritance” (full length debut album, CD released by Zero Dimensional Records, cassette released by Goatlordth

2020 Swazönd “Demo 2020” (self released)

2020 Worship Pain “Pain As Teacher” (short album, CD self released, cassette released by Jubokko Productions JB003)

2018 Retch “Torture & Pain / Streithammer” (EP, CD self released, 7″ vinyl released by Kaala Records)

2018 Retch “Anathema” (full length, CD released by Obliteration Records ORCD129, cassette released by Henbane Tapes HBT001)

2017 Worship Pain “Acts of Worship” (EP, self-released)

2014 Retch “Mass Homicide” (EP, self-released)

2013 Darkcorpse “Demo III” (self-released)

2012 Darkcorpse “Demo II” (self-released)


2013 Outlier, Galeria de Muerte, Tokyo, Japan [SOLO]

Forest of Suicides, Galeria de Muerte, Tokyo, Japan

Number of The Beast, Galeria de Muerte, Tokyo, Japan

2011 No One in Particular, Except…, Motus Fort, Tokyo, Japan

Baptism of Evil By Fire, Cannabis, Tokyo, Japan

Voidhanger, Wall Gallery, Tokyo, Japan [SOLO]

Mish Mash, Lamp Harajuku, Tokyo, Japan

Can You See the Rainbow from There?, 3331 Arts Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan

2010 Graphomania, Garbageman Astronaut Project Space, Portland, OR

We Came to Wreck Everything, UFS Visningsrom, Bergen, Norway

2008 Dark Age, Stairwell Gallery, Providence, RI

2007 Wide Open, McCaig-Wells, Brooklyn, NY

Drawn and Quartered, Like the Spice, Brooklyn, NY

Salon de Expace #4, AG Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2004 Loose Cannon, RKL Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Defibrillator II, McKibben Space, Brooklyn, NY

2003 Mountains, Phoebe’s, Brooklyn, NY [SOLO]

We Do What We Like and We Like What We Do, Atlantic Conference, Brooklyn, NY

The Beginning is the End, Atlantic Conference, Brooklyn, NY

Defibrillator, McKibben Space, Brooklyn, NY

2002 Truth + Disbelief, The Cooper Union, New York, NY [SOLO]


2015 Submit To Satan Vol. 3, producer & curator of international artist zine

2013 Black Mark, zine contributing artist

2011 Submit To Satan Vol. 2, producer & curator of international artist zine

Puppy American 3: I Want To Believe, zine / show catalogue contributor

2010 Submit To Satan Vol. 1, producer & curator of international artist zine

2007 Wide Open, show catalogue