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                Jaime Danielle  Smith  started  out  For  four years  she  travelled  the  She currently lives in  Stuttgart with
                with a  simple yet  adventurous  Mediterranean and Caribbean loving  her husband, her daughter and a dog.
                life  in Harare,  Zimbabwe.  Due  to  her life but with a constant feeling that

                Zimbabwean politics  she moved to  something was missing – the need to  Various group exhibitions and a
                Cape Town,  South  Africa in 2000  paint and be creative.                               successful solo show in 2022 proved
                where  she  finished  her  schooling.                                                   her skills in the field of abstract art.
                She attended the University of Cape  Having settled in one of the  most  Further  current  exhibitions on an
                Town for 3 years studying Film and  creative cities of Europe, Berlin, she  international level followed, including

                Social Anthropology.                        has  been  filling  her  soul  with  that  two in Hamburg/Germany (October
                                                            which she had yearned for for so long.  2021  and May 2022).  In addition,
                After  this  she  lived  in London for  The birth of her daughter Ivy was a  she showed her art in a large group

                two  years where personal  creative  catalyst to really be true to herself and  exhibition at the V&A Waterfront in
                endeavours took a bit of a standstill,  find that thing that made her happy,  Cape Town.
                but  developed  as a person: a young  which is painting.
                girl from  Africa in a very new  fast                                                   Furthermore, in November 2022, she
                exciting  world. New  thoughts,  new  Her  travels and  life experience are  showcased  her art as a member of

                friends and new insights of life.           influential in her work as symbols of  the Travelling Art Gallery in  Palma
                                                            renewal, starting  over and constant  de  Mallorca/Spain and participated
                Back  in Cape  Town  she  worked  in  change.  Her paintings are enriched  in the ARTSY online exhibition New

                Film Production which as exciting as  with  multiple  layers, similar  to the  Beginnings in February 2023.
                it was did not allow for any time for  stages and  phases in  life that are  In May  2023  Smith  was part  of a
                creativity. At the age of 26 she sold  in  constant  flux.  Now  that  she  has  group  exhibition  in the  Documenta
                her belongings and bought a ticket to  grounded herself with her family she  City Kassel, Germany.
                Palma de Mallorca and started a new  has everything she needs in order to

                career working on Super-yachts as a  live  the  creative  life  she  has always
                stewardess and chef.                        wanted.

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