Holly Davey was born in Thalwil, Switzerland in 1974 and currently lives and works in Cardiff, Wales.
I Told You So, 2010, Chapter Light Box Commission, Holly Davey
Holly Davey is a lens-based artist exploring time, performance and location. Working with both photography and video installations. She is concerned with responding to the history of a building or site. At each location, she rediscovers the past, bringing it into the present and creating a new way of interacting with and a new way of witnessing that place.
They Could Never Quench The Fire Of His Enthusiasm, 2011, Holly Davey
Holly Davey achieved a Creative Wales Award earlier this year. Her previous exhibitions include: ‘War Rooms’, Danielle Arnaud Gallery, London; ‘The Bank Residency and Exhibition’, Cardiff 2010; ‘Lightbox Commission’, Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff 2010; ‘For Mountain, Sea and Sand’, National Theatre Wales Residency, Barmouth 2010; ‘En Residencia’, Laboral, Gijon, Spain 2009; ‘A Third is You’, Theatre Mwdlan, Cardigan 2009: ‘The Golden Record’, G39, Cardiff, UK 2009; ‘By appointment only’, Mary St, Birmingham, UK; ‘An Endless Supply’ film screening, Eastside Projects, Birmingham, UK 2009; ‘The Golden Record’, The Collective Gallery, Edinburgh, UK 2008; ‘Lost from view’, Mission Gallery, Swansea 2008.