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Adam Davies: Non-Spaces: Industrial Architecture of the Mid-Atlantic Region

Featured image: Water Street, Washington, DC, 2011

June 4, 2016 – July 31, 2016


Adam Davies’s unmanipulated photographs explore points of intersection between architecture and the natural world. He received a EdM from Harvard University and a MFA from Carnegie Mellon University. From 2010 to 2013, he held a full-time position as Lecturer & Media Specialist at the National Gallery of Art, Washington and prevously held teaching positions at Carnegie Mellon, Robert Morris, Catholic, and Harvard universities. Davies is a past recipient of the Vira I. Heinz Endowment Fellowship and the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts Fellowship. His photographs have appeared in

a number of publications, including East City Art, Photo Review, and Triple Canopy Magazine. He has held residencies at Yaddo, the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, the Chinati Foundation, Jentel, and the Edward Albee Foundation. Davies has been awarded multiple fellowships by DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities in support of his current long-term project examining nineteenth- and early twentieth-century public transport infrastructure in the Mid-Atlantic region. He recently was honored as “Outstanding Emerging Artist” at the Washington DC 30th Annual Mayor’s Arts Awards and is the recipient of the 2015 Clarence John Laughlin Award. Between August 2016 and July 2017 he will be an artist in residence at Creative Alliance in Baltimore.

Blue Route, Philadelphia, PA, 2012
Blue Route, Philadelphia, PA, 2012