Greer Howland Smith was raised in Chicago, Mineral Point (Wisconsin), New Orleans and The Hague in The Netherlands. She graduated from The University of Edinburgh with a Masters in Fine Art in 2005. Greer also attended the Saga Art College in Kyoto, Japan where she studied tapestry. Greer has exhibited in New York City, Edinburgh, New Orleans, Amsterdam, Boston, Glasgow, Belgrade, Los Angeles and Miami.
She currently resides and works in Hong Kong and is involved in a bio-tech art project in Boston. She is open to comissions and portraits.