nikkidavidsonbowman

visual artist

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Selected Exhibitions

2018      Change & Disrupt, Martyrs Gallery, Lewes, East Sussex

2017      Showcase Group Show, Devonshire Collective, Eastbourne, East Sussex

2017      Summer Salon, Martyrs Gallery, Lewes, East Sussex

2017      Creekside Open, A.P.T. Gallery, Deptford, London

2017      Paperworks, Hastings Art Forum, St Leonards-on-Sea, East Sussex

2015      Miraculous Urgency, Now and Again Gallery, Brighton, East Sussex

2015      Emulate, The Phantom Gallery, Online exhibition

2015      Thinking/Drawing, Curious Gallery, Eastbourne, East Sussex

2014      Artists Books, Riverside Gallery, Richmond, Surrey

2014      Fresh Prints, Queen Elizabeth II Library, Newfoundland, Canada

2012      Pushing Print, Old Pie Factory, Margate, Kent

2012      Parklife Photography Exhibition, Bexhill Museum, Bexhill / Belgium

 

Solo Exhibitions

2017      The Absent Archive, Martyrs' Gallery, Lewes, East Sussex

 

Group Exhibitions

2017      One Thousand and One Nights, York St Marys, Yorkshire

2016      Affordable Art in Bexhill, Murmurations Gallery, Bexhill-on-Sea

2016      Un-broken, Murmurations Gallery, Bexhill-on-Sea

2016      Bookmarks XIII Infiltrating the Library System 2015-2016 at various locations worldwide  

2015      6 artists @SouthLodge, St Leonards-on-Sea, East Sussex

2015      Curious Studios, Eastbourne, East Sussex

2015      6 unfold, The Little Chelsea Gallery, Eastbourne, East Sussex

2014      Degree Show, University of Brighton, East Sussex

2014      Pop up gallery, Cawdor, Scotland

2014      Four Printmakers exhibition, Brighton Dome, Brighton, East Sussex

2014      Group exhibition, The Old Market, Hove, East Sussex

2013      In Transition, University Gallery, Brighton, East Sussex

2012      First Impressions, Clarendon Centre, Brighton, East Sussex

2010      Foundation Show, Sussex Downs College, Eastbourne, East Sussex

 

Press/Publications

2018      Open Spaces Magazine article: Empty Nests www.openspaces.com

2017      Focus on Nikki Davidson-Bowman, Viva Lewes (March)

2015      British Artists' Book Makers, BCF Book Publications

 

Residencies

2017      Artist in Residence, Pickhams Gardens, East Sussex

2017      Fresh AiR micro residency, Martyrs' Gallery, Lewes, East Sussex

2015      Artist in Residence at South Lodge & St Leonards Gardens, St Leonards-on-Sea, East Sussex

2013      Artist in Residence at Cawdor Castle, Scotland

 

Other Experiences

2017      The Pregnant Archive Symposium, Selected collaborating artist and presenter, Birkbeck University, London

2016/17 Artist Consultant for Murmurations Gallery, Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex

2015 -    Founder & project manager of Now we are 7 art crit & exhibition group

2014 -    BlueMonkey artist network professional development event organiser

2014/16 Artist Educator, Towner Gallery, Eastbourne

2015      Film Workshop support volunteer (Cultureshift/ Arts Connect) for young adults with learning disabilities

2013      Artist Assistant to Chiharu Shiota for installation of Other Side at Towner Gallery, Eastbourne, East Sussex

2013      Managed creation & installation of commissioned Emil at the Dome, Brighton for the Brighton Arts Festival

2013      Shortlisted for the Anova Books Batsford Prize 2013 (The Written Word)

2012      ParkLife photographic competition at Bexhill Museum, Prize winner

2012      Curated First Impressions Printmaking Exhibition

2011      Selected as one of six guest artists to curate an exhibition from Towner Eastbourne's permanent collection

2011      BiP Art Studios, Brighton Art Festival

2011      Affordable Art Fair, Battersea Park, London

 

Education

2014      BA Fine Art (Printmaking), University of Brighton (first)

2010      Foundation in Art & Design, Sussex Downs College, Eastbourne (distinction)

2010      NOCN in Art & Design (Photography & Life Drawing)