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.

One-Person Exhibitions:

2017 '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:

Finishing touches to the exhibition

'Wildwood' exhibition in Antwerp

Fotomuseum, Antwerp
2008 Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Wales.
Bolton Museum & Art Gallery.








'Wildwood' exhibition installation

2007 Oriel Theatr Clwyd, Wales.
2006 St. Michael's Theatre, New Ross, Co. Wexford, Ireland
Feick Arts Center, Poultney, Vermont, USA
2003 Photo-Eye Gallery, Santa Fe, 'Photographers Showcase'
'Sardinia', Oriel Myrddin, Carmarthen
2001 'Sardinia', Museum of Modern Art Wales
Museo Genna Maria, Villanovaforru, Sardinia
Gallery 'S', Grimstad, Norway.
1999 University of Wales, Aberystwyth
1998 Oriel Myrddin, Carmarthen
South Tipperary Arts Centre, Clonmel, Ireland
1997 'Cader Idris - Soul of a Lonely Place', Museum of Modern Art, Wales
1993 'Northern Light' - the Landscape of Wales and England.
touring exhibition to major venues in the UK
1993 Canolfan Beaumaris, Beaumaris, Anglesey.
1992 Festival Interceltique, Lorient, Brittany.
1990 'Landscapes of the Tabernacle',
Tabernacle Cultural Centre, Machynlleth.
1988-1991 'Celtic Light' - The landscape of Wales and Ireland.Touring show.
1984-1986 'Great Little Tin Sheds of Wales'.Touring show.
1979 'Photographs of Cardiff 1969-1977'. Touring show.

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

Two person exhibitions:

School of Art Gallery, Aberystwyth University,
(with Tim Milner)
1993 Octagon Gallery, School of Art & Design, Newport,
(with Wayne Coleman)
1979 Camarthen Museum (with Jonathan Owen)

Selected Group Exhibitions:

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

'Collection 1 - Rituals of Intimacy' - Ffotogaleri y gofeb, Machynlleth

'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,
2015 'Made in Wales II', Cardiff Made, Cardiff
Carousel Gallery, London
'100 Years of Photography at Newport' Wall Gallery. Newport.
2008 Laas, Italy.
2007 FSM Gallery, Florence, Italy
2003 Gallery International, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
2002 Festival Interceltique, Lorient, Brittany.
2001 Gallery 'S', Grimstad, Norway
Royal Cambrian Academy, Conwy, Wales
National Library of Wales
2000 Gallery of Photography, Dublin.
1999 Museo Genna Maria, Villanovaforru, Sardinia.
1998 Aberystwyth University School of Art,
Zirtoly Gallery, Switzerland
1997 Clonmel Library, Co.Tipperary, Ireland
'The Welsh Lens', Museum of Modern Art, Wales,
1995 'Olau Celtaidd', Kilkenny, Ireland
Ffotogallery, Cardiff
1994 Ffotogallery, Cardiff
1993 Lincolnshire College of Art & Design.
1991 'Photography and the Landscape',
University of Wales, Aberyswyth.
Oriel Myrddin, Carmarthen.
1990 'Recent Purchases', Dyfed County Hall.
Taliesyn Arts Centre, Swansea.
1989 'Recent Acquisitions', National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth.
'Our Photographic Legacy - Treasures of The National
Photographic Collections', National Museum of Photography, Bradford.
1988 'Landscape Now and Then', photographers Gallery, London.
'Pictures for Public Places', Camarthen Library.
1987 'Out With a Splash', Swansea Arts Workshop.
'Special Edition', Ffotogallery, Cardiff.
1984 Aberystwyth Arts Centre.
The 'Nineteeneightyfloor Show', Swansea Arts Workshop.
1983 St.Donat's Arts Centre.
'The Late, Late, Show', Swansea Arts Workshop.
1982 'Ten Photographers' Eye', - The Welsh Landscape', University of Wales.
'Camarthen 5th Annual', Swansea Arts Workshop.
1981 'Pictures for Presents', National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth.
'Who Camarthen?', Swansea Arts Workshop.
1980 'Just What I Always Wanted', Oriel Cardiff.
Swansea Arts Workshop.
1979 Swansea Arts Workshop.

Articles, portfolios and publications by and about Pete Davis
'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