Becky Davis

Premiere DateOct 17, 2017
00:00 Introduction
00:35 Becky Davis
01:23 Discrete Routine Citizen
05:07 Family Stories: Born Into Slavery
11:00 Representing the Stories
14:13 “Whose Name Was Writ In Water”
18:53 Structure: Narrative vs. Collage
24:36 Inserting Herself Into the Story
30:15 Dark Light Loney Dear
33:55 Finish

Becky Davis is a Rhode Island-based interdisciplinary artist whose practice incorporates the collecting of images, documents and oral narratives.

Becky earned her BFA from Columbus State university in 2006 and her MFA from Lesley university in 2017. She has exhibited work across the nation and attended art programs at Haystack Mountain School of Craft in Maine, UC Davis in California and a paper making workshop with Master Hoshino in Japan.

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