b. 1985 in Wales, lives and works in London, UK

MA Photography, Royal College of Art, 2013
BA Photography (First Class Hons) University of Brighton, 2008


Drawing 2015, Oriel Mryddin, Camarthen, Wales, UK, 2015
Afterimage, Galleria Civica, Trento, Italy, 2014
Started, Czech Centres, Prague, Czech Republic, 2014
Oriel Davies OPEN, Oriel Davies, Newtown, Wales, 2014
Red Mansion Prize, Royal College of Art, London, UK, 2014
Startpoint Selection 2013, Victoria Art Centre, Bucharest, Romania, 2014
Startpoint Selection 2013, CSU, Bratislava, Slovakia, 2014
Startpoint Selection 2013, Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam, Holland, 2014
Startpoint Selection 2013, KASK, Gent, Belgium, 2013
Lo schermo dell’arte Film Festival, Villa Romana, Florence, Italy, 2013
Startpoint 2013, DOX Centre of Contemporary Art, Prague, Czech Republic, 2013
SHOW RCA 2013, Royal College of Art, London, UK, 2013
Waving Flags Pop Up, Black Dog Publishing’s Gallery,London, UK, 2013
Splinter Art Fair, Michael Hoppen, London, UK, 2013
Altitude 1000+, Rossiniere, Switzerland, 2011
Construct, Folkestone Triennial, Folkestone, Kent, UK, 2011
RCA Folkestone Prints, Hotshoe Gallery, London, UK, 2011
Royal College of Art Interim Show, Hockney Gallery, London, UK, 2011
The Artsforum Presents, BPF Festival, Brighton, UK, 2010
Affinity, BPF Festival, Brighton, UK, 2008
37.8 Degreees, Sallis Benney Gallery, Brighton, UK, 2008


(Upcoming --- November 2015) Some Future Time, Electric Palace Cinema, Hastings, UK, 2015
(Upcoming --- November 2015) Screening with live musical score, Progress Bar, during Cinecity Film Festival, Lighthouse, Brighton, UK, 2015
Les Recontres International, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany, 2015
Les Recontres International, Gaîté Lyrique, Paris, France, 2014
Cinecity Film Festival, Brighton, UK, 2014
London Film School Artists Filmmaking Workshop Screening, London, UK, 2014
Outcasting 4th Wall Film Festival, Cardiff, Wales 2014


Afterimage, exhibition publication, 2014
Oriel Davies OPEN 2014 exhibition publication, 2014
VISIO 2013 exhibition publication, 2013
Startpoint 2013 exhibition catalogue, 2013
Channel Magazine, 2013
Waving Flags, Blackdog publishers, 2013
Alt. +1000 Photography in the mountains, 2011
Limited Edition Portfolio, RCA Folkestone Prints, 2011
Construct, Folkestone Triennial exhibition publication, 2011
37.8 Degress, degree publication, 2008

Awards / Bursaries

Arts Council England Grant, 2015
LFS – Artists Film Workshop with Iain Forsyth and Jane Pollard, participating artist, 2014
VISIO – European Workshop on Artists’ Moving Images, participating artist, 2013
Startpoint Prize, Honorary Mention, 2013
Royal College of Art Student Bursary, 2013
Matthews Wrightson Charitable Trust, Fine Art Student Bursary, 2013
Royal College of Art Student Bursary, 2011
Arts Council England Grant, 2010
The Burt Brill and Cardens People Award, Brighton University, 2008
The Nagoya University Award (Highly Commended), Brighton University, 2008
The Danny Wilson Award, (Long Listed), BPF Festival, 2008


(Upcoming --- 2016) The Reading Room Residency, Manorbier, Wales, 2016
Floodtide Residency, Bristol Channel, UK, 2015
Startpoint Prize Residency, Prague, Czech Republic, 2014
Artist in Residence, Blast Theory Studios, Brighton, 2014
The Red Mansion Prize Residency, Beijing, China, 2013
Altitude 1000+ Residency, Rossiniere, Switzerland, 2011
Artist in Residence, London Metropolitan University, UK, 2010  
Artist in Residence, Blast Theory Studios, Brighton, UK, 2010

Last Updated --- August 2015