Pete Davis - Exhibitions

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A comprehensive list of one-person, Two-Person and Group exhibitions. It includes regional, national and international shows in both public and private galleries.

'Observations - Collections - Recollections' a major retrospective exhibition, National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth
A short film made to show in the gallery is available to view here on You Tube:


'Wildwood' exhibition in Antwerp









'Wildwood' exhibition in Aberystwyth


'Village Halls' tryptychs on exhibition, Laas, Italy 2008

2018 / 2019
'Collection 1 - Rituals of Intimacy' - Ffotogaleri y gofeb, Machynlleth
'Observations - Collections - Recollections' a major retrospective solo exhibition, National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth.
'Impressions of Wales', Oriel Mon, Llangefni, Anglesey
'Self / Hunan', Henry Thomas gallery, Carmarthen
'A Clearly Marked Path', Pen'rallt Gallery Bookshop, Machynlleth, Powys
'In Snowdonia', Storiel, Bangor
Oriel Colwyn, Colwyn Bay
Grand Theatre, Swansea
'Made in Wales II'
, Cardiff Made, Cardiff
Carousel Gallery, London
'100 Years of Photography at Newport' Wall Gallery. Newport.
‘Wildwood’, Fotomuseum, Antwerp (One person show)
‘Wildwood’, Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Wales. (One person show)
‘Wildwood’, Bolton Museum & Art Gallery. (One person show)
Laas, Italy.
Oriel Theatr Clwyd, Wales. (One person show)
FSM Gallery, Florence, Italy
St. Michael's Theatre, New Ross, Co. Wexford, Ireland (One person show)
Feick Arts Center, Poultney, Vermont, USA (One person show)
Photo-Eye Gallery, Santa Fe, 'Photographers Showcase' (One person show)
Gallery International, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
'Sardinia', Oriel Myrddin, Carmarthen (One person show)
Festival Interceltique, Lorient, Brittany.
'Sardinia', Museum of Modern Art Wales (One person show)
'Sardinia' Museo Genna Maria, Villanovaforru, Sardinia (One person show)
Royal Cambrian Academy, Conwy, Wales
National Library of Wales
Gallery 'S', Grimstad, Norway. (One person show)
Gallery of Photography, Dublin.
University of Wales, Aberystwyth (One person show)
Museo Genna Maria, Villanovaforru, Sardinia.
Oriel Myrddin, Carmarthen (One person show)
South Tipperary Arts Centre, Clonmel, Ireland (One person show)
Aberystwyth University School of Art,
Zirtoly Gallery, Switzerland
'Cader Idris - Soul of a Lonely Place', Museum of Modern Art, Wales One person show)
Clonmel Library, Co.Tipperary, Ireland
'The Welsh Lens', Museum of Modern Art, Wales,
School of Art Gallery, Aberystwyth University, (with Tim Milner)
'Olau Celtaidd', Kilkenny, Ireland Ffotogallery, Cardiff
Ffotogallery, Cardiff
'Northern Light' - the Landscape of Wales and England. touring exhibition to major venues in the UK One person show)
Octagon Gallery, School of Art & Design, Newport, (with Wayne Coleman)
Lincolnshire College of Art & Design.
Canolfan Beaumaris, Beaumaris, Anglesey. (One person show)
Festival Interceltique, Lorient, Brittany. (One person show)
'Photography and the Landscape', University of Wales, Aberyswyth.
Oriel Myrddin, Carmarthen.
'Landscapes of the Tabernacle', Tabernacle Cultural Centre, Machynlleth. (One person show)
'Recent Purchases', Dyfed County Hall.
Taliesyn Arts Centre, Swansea.
'Recent Acquisitions', National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth.
'Our Photographic Legacy - Treasures of The National Photographic Collections', National Museum of Photography, Bradford.
'Celtic Light' - The landscape of Wales and Ireland.Touring show. (One person show)
'Landscape Now and Then', photographers Gallery, London.
'Pictures for Public Places', Camarthen Library.
'Out With a Splash', Swansea Arts Workshop.
'Special Edition', Ffotogallery, Cardiff.
'Great Little Tin Sheds of Wales'.Touring show. (One person show)
Aberystwyth Arts Centre.
The 'Nineteeneightyfloor Show', Swansea Arts Workshop.
St.Donat's Arts Centre.
'The Late, Late, Show', Swansea Arts Workshop.
'Photographs of Cardiff 1969-1977'. Touring show. (One person show)
Camarthen Museum (with Jonathan Owen)
'Ten Photographers' Eye', - The Welsh Landscape', University of Wales.
'Camarthen 5th Annual', Swansea Arts Workshop.
'Pictures for Presents', National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth.
‘Who Camarthen?', Swansea Arts Workshop.
'Just What I Always Wanted', Oriel Cardiff.
AADW Annual exhibition, Swansea Arts Workshop.
AADW Annual exhibition, Swansea Arts Workshop.

A section of the 'Sardinia' exhibition, Museum of Modern Art, Wales

Articles, portfolios and publications by and about Pete Davis
'Offline' Photography in Wales
No. 002 4/2019 pp4-5
Introduction statement and image
No. 114 Spring 2019 ISSN 0967-1935 pp6-8
'My Eye in Ireland', images and statement
'Leica Society Magazine'
No. 30 Spring 2019 'Never Mind the Width... Feel the Quality' article and images pp 33-35
'Leica Society Magazine'
No.29 Winter 2018 ISSN 1350-116X 'Long Haired Yobs...with Leicas', article and images. pp 13-15
'Leica Society Magazine'
No. 28 Autumn 2018 ISSN 1350-116X Can't Take photograhs 'ere', article and images pp 27-29
Leica Society Magazine' No. 27 Summer 2018 ISSN 1350-116X 'Horses for Courses', article and images pp 12-14
No. 110 Spring 2018 ISSN 0967-1935 pp 4-7 Portfolio of platinum prints and text
'Leica Society Magazine'
No. 26 Spring 2018 ISSN 1350-116X 'Photographs Ready in 15 Seconds...', article and images pp14-16 'Inscape' No. 109 Winter 2017/18 ISSN 0967-1935 pp 22-23 Three images and statement
'Leica Society Magazine'
No. 25 October 2017 ISSN 1350-116X 'A matter of Life and Death...and sprocket holes'. Article and images. pp 28-30
'Leica Society Magazine'
No. 24 June 2017 ISSN 1350-116X 'Making an Exhibition of Myself' Article on exhibition. pp28-30
'City Stories - Photographs of Cardiff 1969-1977'
hard back book ISBN 978-1-36-646006-6
'Great Little Tin Sheds of Wales' hard back book ISBN: 978-1-36-639661-7
'Leica Society Magazine' No. 23 February, 2017 ISSN 1350-116-X 'From Today, Common Sense is Dead', article and images pp26-27
'Leica Society Magazine'
No. 22 October 2016 'Picture This' p33
'Leica Society Magazine' No. 21, ISSN 1350-116-X 'Picture This' June 2016 ISSN 1350-116-X 'Alteration or manipulation?' pp 27-28, article and image
'Rollei User Magazine'
issue 39, October 2015, portfolio of photographs -'Llanybydder Horse Sales'. pp. 14-17
'Leica Society Magazine' No. 19, October 2015 ISSN 1350-116-X 'A Leica fit for a Gent', article pp 14-15. 'Picture This', image and article, p.33
'Rollei User Magazine'
Issue 37 - April 2015 - Portfolio of vintage work and article
'The Mountains of Snowdonia in Art' by Peter Bishop. ISBN: 978-184524-227-5 - Image of Cader Idris and discussion. pp 102-103
'Inscape' No. 98 - Spring 2015 ISSN 0967-1935 - Portfolio of vintage work and article
'Leica Society magazine',
No.17 February 2015 ISSN 1350-116X - Article on Documentary Photography at Newport.
'Western Mail'
Jan. 19th. Portfolio of vintage work & article
'Leica Society magazine'
, No.15 June 2014 ISSN 1350-116X - Portfolio and article.
No.94 - Spring 2014 ISSN 0967-1935 - Portfolio and article
'Of Mountains and Memories',
essay by Pete Davis in Peter Bishop's Cader Idris exhibition catalogue. pp 6-11
'In Wildwood'
major monograph, published by Lars Muller, Switzerland
'Inscape' No.71 Summer 2008, 'Wildwood' exhibition review by Christopher Livsey
No.69 Winter 2007/8 ISSN 0967-1935 - Two images
'The Meaning of the Land'
, Festival Interceltique Exhibition catalogue, ISBN:0 900439 98
exhibition catalogue. ISBN: 899095 18 7
'Inscape' No. 44, Autumn 2001, ISSN 0967-1935
1997 'Cader Idris' - Soul of a Lonely Place', limited edition book,
ISBN 1-899095-08-X
'The Welsh Lens', exhibition catalogue
'Western Mail', Oct. 18th. article on 'Cader Idris' exhibition and book
Limited edition portfolio of platinum prints and 'Haiku' poems - 'Cader Idris'
'Photo Art International'
, issue No. 3
'Inscape' No. 12
'Western Mail'
, Feb. 14th. 'Northern Light' exhibition
'The Photographic Journal' , April, 'Northern Light' by William Bishop pp148-151
'Photo Art International', Issue No.1
'Inscape' No. 10
'British Journal of 'Photography', March 10th., article & portfolio
'Northern Light' exhibition catalogue, ISBN 0 900121 76 9
'Liverpool Daily Post', Sept. 13th. 'Northern Light' exhibition.
'British Journal of Photography'
, Jan. 16th.
'Western Mail', Sept. 7th., article on exhibition in Britanny, France.
'British Journal of Photography', 'Photo '93 Annual'.
magazine, July issue, portfolio and interview
'Western Mail' Sept. 3rd., article on 'Landscapes at the Tabernacle'
magazine, article on 'Celtic Light'
'Radical Wales' magazine, Summer issue, 'Celtic Light' exhibition review by Phillip Alder
'Western Mail'
, Oct. 14th., article on 'Celtic Light' exhibition 'Celtic Light' exhibition catalogue, ISBN 0 9513813 0 X
'British Journal of Photography'
, April 11th.
'Western Mail'
, June 11th., article on 'Great Little Tin Sheds of Wales' exhibition
'Great Little Tin Sheds of Wales' exhibition catalogue, published by Ffotogallery, Cardiff
No. 16, exhibition review by Phillip Alder
1979-1984 Numerous articles by Pete Davis published in 'Link', the journal of the Association of Artists and Designers in Wales
Photographs used in 'Pelydrau Pell', published by Christopher Davies, poems by Euryn Ogwen Williams, photography by Pete Davis