Gavin Smith is a freelance artist who lives in Indianapolis, Indiana. He is the current artist for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles ongoing series from IDW. Some of his other most recent work includes Star Trek: The Mirror War for IDW, Heartpiercer for Dark Horse Comics, and various TMNT covers for IDW including The Last Ronin, Armageddon Game, and the ongoing series. 

His past work includes Dead Legends (A Wave Blue World), Ghost in the Shell (Penguin/Random House/Kodansha), Heavy Metal Magazine, The Accelerators (Blue Juice Comics), "Have You Any Fear" For Line Webtoon, Gregory Graves (Starburns Industries) Motion Comics for AT&T, The anthologies "ALL WE EVER WANTED" (A wave blue world) illustrating a story with Dead Legends collaborator James Maddox, and The Good Fight illustrating a story by Mark Waid. He's also done background art for various comic books and has had pin-ups in Strayed (Dark Horse Comics) and Deadly Class (Image Comics), and a cover for Vampblade (Action Lab Entertainment). He got his start after graduating from the Joe Kubert School in 2011 and self publishing an issue of a creator owned comic "Human City".