DEBBIE T DAVIES
ONE PERSON EXHIBITS – PAINTINGS
2007 “Meditations on Spirals” Gallery Co-Exist, Toyko, Japan
2007 “Order & Chaos” Gallery CoolTrain, Toyko, Japan
2000 Gallery 402/Organization of Independent Artists, NY NY
1995 Solo Arts Group, NY, NY
1994 Sackett Street Garden, Brooklyn NY
1991 Ward-Lawrence Gallery, NY, NY
2013 “This Page Intentionally Left Blank” Schillerpalais, Berlin, Germany
2013 “Re-Formed” NYFA/WIX Westbeth Gallery, Greenwich Village, NY
2011 “Enrapturing Journey” A-Forest Gallery, Chelsea, NY
2010 “Enrapturing Journey” Galeria Con, Barcelona, Spain
2010 “Simplicity” A-Forest Gallery, Chelsea, NY
2010 “American Garbage” The Loom for BETA SPACES, Brooklyn, NY
2009 “Cornucopic Counterpoints” Amsterdam Whitney, Chelsea, NY
2009 “Never Think Small” Climate Gallery, Long Island City, NY
2009 “Exotica” Ishida Taiseisha Gallery, Kyoto, Japan
2009 “Crossings” A-Forest Gallery, Chelsea, NY
2008 “Aesthetic Encounters” Lennox Gallery, London, UK
2008 “Infinite Unity” Schiller Palais, Berlin, Germany
2007 “Tranquility” A-Forest Gallery, Chelsea, NY
2007 “Beyond NY” Gallery Tsubaki, Toyko, Japan
2006 “Mystiques” A-Forest Gallery, Chelsea, NY
2006 “Dreamers Rendezvous” A-Forest Gallery, Chelsea, NY
2003 “Pier Show 11” Brooklyn Working Artist Coalition/BWAC, Brooklyn NY
2003 “Aura” Gallery 128, New York, NY
2002 “Three On A Match” Gallery 128, NY, NY
2002 “Small Works 10 “Brooklyn Working Artist Coalition/BWAC, Brooklyn NY
2002 “Pier Show 10” Brooklyn Working Artist Coalition/BWAC, Brooklyn NY
2001 “Small Works 9 “Brooklyn Working Artist Coalition/BWAC, Brooklyn NY
2001 “Pier Show 9” Brooklyn Working Artist Coalition/BWAC, Brooklyn, NY
2001 “Works on Paper” Kentler International Drawing Space, Brooklyn NY
2001 Barrett Art Center National Juried Show, Poughkeepsie NY
2001 "Total Eclipse #3" Williamsburg Art & Historical Center, Brooklyn NY
2000 “Y2K” Organization of Independent Artists, Tribeca, NY
2000 “Pier Show 8” Brooklyn Working Artist Coalition/BWAC, Brooklyn, NY
2000 “Small Works” Brooklyn Working Artist Coalition/BWAC, Brooklyn, NY
2000 "Y2K-aotic: Uncensored " Organization of Independent Artists, Tribeca
1995 Brooklyn Art & Cultural Association Promenade Art Show, Brooklyn, NY
1994 “Pier Show 2” Brooklyn Working Artist Coalition/BWAC, Brooklyn, NY
1990 "Cityscapes" Ward-Nasse Gallery, Soho, NY
COLLABORATIVE PROJECTS - DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY & VIDEO
2013 “The I Love You Project: Berlin” Schillerpalais, Berlin, Germany
2013 “The I Love You Project: Hessen” Schillerpalais, Berlin, Germany
2013 “The I Love You Project” Liquid Borders Int’l Art Expo, Bari, Italy
2013 “The I Love You Project” Border Bodies Int’l Art Expo, Gdynia, Poland
2012 “The I Love You Project: Barcelona” Dream Factory, Frankfurt, Germany
2012 “Instant Gratification” Galeria aDa, Barcelona, Spain
2011 “The I Love You Project” Galeria aDa, Barcelona, Spain
GROUP EXHIBITS – DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY & VIDEO
2011 "The Anti-Narcissists and the Very Mundane" The Loom, Brooklyn, NY
COLLECTIVES & MEMBERSHIPS
2012 Founded HyperOptik Creative; an artist collective focusing on experimental mediums.
2011 Founded The I Love You Project; a global interactive social art movement for peace.
2012 “Instant Gratification” Galeria aDa, Barcelona, Spain. Four person exhibit of digital photography that evolved over the duration of the exhibit.
1992-1995 Ad Finem Gallery, Brooklyn NY. Owner & Curator. Presented group and solo exhibits for of paintings and photography. Sold crafts created by Brooklyn artisans.
STUDIO TOURS & FESTIVALS
2010 Beta Spaces, Brooklyn NY. Group show at The Loom. “American Garbage”
2005-2010 TOAST/Tribeca Open Artists Studio Tours. Participated annually.
1992-1996 Conducted recycled art workshops for children at Ad Finem Gallery and various locations in New York City including community gardens and day camps.
AWARDS & HONORS
2001 “Pier Show 9” Brooklyn Working Artist Coalition/BWAC, Brooklyn, NY Group show
One of 5 artists selected by Curator of Modern Art at the Brooklyn Museum for special commentary by curator Charlotta Kotik of the Brooklyn Museum of Art.
2001 Barrett Art Center National Juried Show, Poughkeepsie NY, Group Show.
Winner of Merit Award for “Mosaic” Triptych
Polytechnic University of NY: Civil Engineering
Brooklyn Technical High School: Civil Technology
2003-Present Focus + Finance, NYC. Owner of financial firm specializing in creative industries. Provides full service bookkeeping including budgeting, audits, contracts, analysis, credit, sales tax, payroll, and business management.
2001-2004 Ad Finem Agency NYC. Artist agent and producer for commercial photography. Provided artist representation, production budgeting and invoicing, casting, location scouting, and portfolio development.
2001-2003 Debbie Davies Bookkeeping. Freelance bookkeeping for creative people.
1998-2001 Freelance Producer for commercial print advertising.
1996-1998 Kane Bortree & Associates Marketing. General Manager and focus group coordinator. Responsible for office management and hiring staff; coordinated materials for market research; assisted in travel arrangements and schedule of senior partner.
1992-1995 Ad Finem Gallery, Brooklyn NY. Owned arts & crafts gallery focusing on Brooklyn artists.
1990-1992 BBDO Worldwide Advertising. Presentations coordinator for new business. Assigned storyboard artists to art director/copywriter teams; ensured new campaign materials were produced by deadlines; prepared preliminary paperwork for subsidiary billings.