John Davies exhibitions 2008




16 November 2007 - 26 January 2008

Shrinking Cities

Monton Mill 1985 Site of Monton Mill 2003
Site of Monton Mill, Eccles, 1986 & 2003
group exhibition
with JD's revisited views of cotton mills around Manchester (see installation)
and coal mining sites in Co.Durham, from the 1980's and 2003/4
Cube Gallery
113-115 Portland Street


16 May - 13 July 2008

Deutsche Börse Photography Prize 2008

(enlarge image)
C/O Berlin - The Cultural Forum for Photography
Oranienburger Strasse / Tucholskystrasse
10117 Berlin
group exhibition first shown at The Photographers' Gallery in London (6 Feb - 6 April).
Selected large prints from The British Landscape exhibition. Short-listed nomination for The British Landscape exhibition when held at the National Media Museum in Bradford.
Guardian Newspaper Review by Adrian Searle


16 May - 15 July 2008

Urban Landsacpes

Galeria Fotografii pf
Centrum Kultury "Zamek"
ul. Sw. Marcin 80/82
61-809 Poznan


27 June - 31 August 2008

The British Landsacpe
& selected early work from the British Isles

The New Art Gallery, Walsall
Gallery Square
West Midlands WS2 8LG


14 September - 23 November 2008

Home / Away
5 British architects build housing for Europe

Wansey Street, Elephant & Castle, London, 2008
architects: De Rijke Marsh Morgan
11th International Architecture Exhibition
La Biennale di Venezia
British Pavilion
Giardini di Castello
30122 Venice
Five (1.2x2.1m) photographs made in London and Cambridge by John Davies, commissioned by the British Council to represent each of the five architectural practices.
13 November - 18 December 2008

Cities On The Edge

Liverpool 2008
McGarry Room (5th floor)
Contemporary Urban Centre (CUC)
Baltic Triangle
Greenland Street
Liverpool L1 0BS
tel.0151 7083510
A group exhibition of newly commissioned work by Liverpool Culture Company in 2008 and curated by John Davies. Photographers from 6 European port cities were invited to visit Liverpool and explore the relationship - visual, cultural, social, political - between their home city and the host city. The photographer/artists represented are: Gabriele Basilico - Naples, Philippe Conti - Marseille, Wojtek Wilczyk - Gdansk, Sandy Volz - Bremen, Ali Taptik - Istanbul and John Davies - Liverpool.

This exhibition coincides with the book 'Cities On The Edge' published by Liverpool University Press in November 2008. Edited by John Davies with introduction text by Franco Bianchini. 72 colour and B&W photographs from the six cities and text in all six languages. ISBN 9781846311864 £24.95 hb.
12 November 2008 - 9 January 2008

European Eyes on Japan / Japan Today
volume 10

Fuji City, Japan, 2008
John Humble Gallery (3rd floor)
Contemporary Urban Centre
Baltic Triangle
Greenland Street
Liverpool L1 0BS
tel.0151 7083510
Group exhibition of new work from Japan. John Davies worked in the Shizuoka Prefecture during March 2008 - concentrating on the industrial area of Fuji City. Catalogue available.

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