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Nance Davies

Nance Davies
Visiting Lecturer
Residence Tower 406B
MFA, New Genre, Mills College, Oakland, CA; MA, Psychology, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD; BFA, Fine Arts, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD
Professional Experience: 


  • ArchTime Cross-Disciplinary Film Festival, NYC
  • Text/Video, Axiom Center: New & Experimental Media, Boston, MA
  • Cinesonika 3: International Sound Design Festival, Derry, IR
  • ∞ (Infinity) itch: Johannesburg, South Africa 
  • The Engine Room: Exhibition for Cornelius Cardew, Morely College, London 
  • Mind the Gap, Gallery 5533, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Bits + Pieces, Mills Gallery, Boston
  • Maine Print Project, CCMA, Rockport, ME
  • Exchange, New England Conservatory, Boston
  • Thread Counts, g.a.s.p. Brookline, MA
  • Urban Screens, Melbourne, Australia
  • Sculpture Etc., Nielsen Gallery, Boston
  • Skowhegan at 50, Maine Coast Artists Rockport, ME
  • Threadbare: Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem, NC
  • Davies / Fraser / Powley / Tomney The Curt Marcus Gallery, NYC
  • BODYpolitic, Maine Coast Artists Rockport, ME
  • By a Hair's Breadth, Elsa Mott Ives Gallery, NYC; 
  • TOUCH: Beyond the Visual, HandWorkshop, Richmond, VA
  • Drawing to the Nth Degree, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME



  • 2017 - ART Habens Art Review, Special Issue March 2017 Interview
  • 2011 - "Bits and Pieces" by Cate McQuaid, The Boston Globe
  • 2008 - "Exhibit Playfully Melds Text and Video," by Cate McQuaid, The Boston Globe
  • 2008 - "Text in Video" by Randi Hopkins, The Phoenix
  • 2008 - "Text in Video" by Carrigan Denny Brown, The Weekly Dig
  • 1996 - "Best of Show" by Christine Temin, The Boston Globe
  • 1996 - "Triennial" by Mary Sherman, Boston Sunday Herald
  • 1995 - "Lively Fibers" by William Albright, Winston-Salem Journal
  • 1995 - "Three-in-one show" by Donna Gold, Portland Press Herald
  • 1994 - "Please Do Touch the Art" by Sarah Grusin, The Washington Post
  • 1993 - "Touch Exhibit" by John Dorsey, The Baltimore Sun
  • 1993 - "Unconventional: Behold, touch" by Tom Patterson, The Winston-Salem Journal
  • 1991 - "What's Brewing" by John Dorsey, The Baltimore Sun
  • 1991 - "Emerging Artist:...Nancy Davies" by Jeanne Greenberg, New York University

Awards and Honors

  • Full Fellowship: Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture 
  • Blanche E. Coleman Award


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