Articles and Interviews

The Maine Mag

Designing Anew #294
April 2017


Artists with PhDs

George Smith’s essay on “The Artist-Philosopher and the New Philosophy” is now available in James Elkins’s Artists with PhDs, Second Edition (New Academia, 2014)


American Artist

The IDSVA Doctoral Program: Studio Philosophers
Reprinted with permission from American Artist, ©2012, Interweave Press, September 2012.

Art & Research: A Journal of Ideas, Contexts and Methods

Panel Discussion: Concerning Doctoral Studies with George Smith at the Nameless Science Symposium (Cooper Union) Glasgow, 2009.

Maine Home & Design

A Gifted Educator
April 2012

Maine Public Broadcasting Network (MPBN)

Conversations with Maine, Episode #603
November 17, 2011


Art:21 Interview

Do Artists Need PhD’s?
September 1, 2010

Maine Magazine

Profile on George Smith
July 2010


Portland Press Herald

Mainer Stretches Campus Without Borders
November 6, 2011

The Chronicle of Higher Education

Artists Debate Whether the Discipline Needs a Doctorate
May 13, 2012

IDSVA: The World-Class Low-Residency PhD in Visual Arts