Approved: 13.02.2013

Nick Davies

Artist, Curator, Publisher

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Approved: 13.02.2013

Nick Davies is an interdisciplinary artist, printer, and curator based in Prestatyn. His work spans a wide range of media and is often collaborative. His work uses a critical yet humorous eye to approach topics surrounding the way we view creativity, intelligence, technology, and 'the public'. The work attempts to explore concepts that arise from research either about a place or a subject.

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Artist Statement

Nick Davies is an interdisciplinary artist, printer, and curator based in Prestatyn. His work spans a wide range of media and is often collaborative. His work uses a critical yet humorous eye to approach topics surrounding the way we view creativity, intelligence, technology, and 'the public'. The work attempts to explore concepts that arise from research either about a place or a subject. The results often balance on the boundary between art, performance, design, economics, and ecology.

CV & Education

Solo exhibitions

2014 - Intention/Invention/Convention, Exeter Phoenix, Devon

2013 - FLOAT, Milkwood Gallery, Cardiff

2011 - Unto This Txt, Gallery333 at Exeter Phoenix, Devon

Group exhibitions

2012 - NeoReplicants: 30 South West Artists Exploring 3D Printing, Exeter Phoenix, Devon

Curated projects

2013 - Duplicate Editions, Various Venues, Wales and the South West

2012/13 - Loophole Supplements, Various Venues, Wales and the South West

Residencies

2013 - The Cornwall Workshop, Kestle Barton, led by Hamish Fulton and Simon Starling

2013 - Milkfloat Residency, Milkwood Gallery/G39, Cardiff

2012 - AA2A Residency, Plymouth College of Art, Devon

Publications

2014 - Dedicated to Unknown Artists (Revisited), Artist Book

2014 - The Principal of Limited Sloppiness, Artist Book

2014 - Whitewashed, Artist Book Series

2014 - Re-Print: Appropriation (&) Literature: An Anthology, ed. Annette Gilbert, Luxbooks, Germany

2013 - MAN AARG! Poetry, Essay, Art Practice, David Berridge, N0 Demand / X Marks the Bökship, London

2011 - d PlsUR of d Txt, Artist Book

Awards/Commissions

2014 - Alias Artists Commission (for their period of organizational development)

2014 - Arts Council England Grant for the Arts

2011 - Title Art Prize, Blank Media Collective, Manchester (shortlisted)