Nancy Davenport (Canadian, born )

Timeline

1965
Born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
1988
York University Academic Scholarship, Toronto, Canada
1989
Bachelor of Fine Arts, York University, Toronto, Canada
1991
Master of Fine Arts, School of Visual Arts, New York
1991
Paula Rhodes Memorial Award, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY
1993
Canada Council Short Term Grant
1993
Ontario Arts Council Visual Arts Grant
1993
Visiting Artist, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
1994
Canada Council Short Term Grant
1994
Lecture: “Gnawing Desire”, CAA Annual Conference
1994
Presentation with Ewa Lajer-Burcharth, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
1995
Canada Council Visual Arts Grant
1998
Visiting Artist, Mercer Union, Toronto, Canada
1999
Canada Council Visual Arts Grant
2001–2002
Instructor, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY
2001–2002
Instructor, International Center of Photography, New York, NY
2002
Lecture: ‘Initial Public Offerings,’ Whitney Museum of American Art.
2002
Talk between Margaret Sundell (writer/curator) and Nancy Davenport.
2003
Lives and works in New York City
2003
Anonymous was a Woman Foundation Award
2007
DHC/Art Grant, DHC/Art, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
2007
Andy Warhol Foundation Inaugural Visual Arts Writing Grant

Exhibitions

2008
Workers (leaving the factory), Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York, NY
2008
Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool, UK
2008
Revolution I Love You, Contemporary Art Center of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece, Curated by Maja and Reuben Fowkes
2008
Re-enactments, DHC/ART Foundation for Contemporary Art, Montreal, Canada
2008
CONTACT Toronto Photography Festival, Toronto, Canada
2007
10th International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul, Turkey, Curated by Hou Hanru
2007
Stutter and Twitch, CCS Bard Galleries, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York
2006
The Message is the Medium, Jim Kempner Fine Art, New York, NY
2006
Sundell, Margaret, Vitamin Ph: New Perspectives in Photography Pollack, Barbara, Lesson Plans: Discussion between Nancy Davenport & Barbara Pollack, Atlantica 41-42, p. 4-21 Griffin, Jonathan, Campus, Frieze, February
2005
The City: Contemporary Views of the Built Environment, Lehman College Art Gallery, Bronx, New York
2005
Campus, Mead Gallery, University of Warwick, Coventry, England
2005
Workers, Hydro Centennial, Frognerparken, Oslo, Norway
2005
Gardner Art Center, University of Sussex, UK (solo)_
2004
Beginning Here: 101 Ways, Visual Arts Gallery, New York, NY
2004
Photography Reborn, Ramapo College of New Jersey, NJ
2004
The Freedom Salon, Deitch Projects, New York, NY
2004
Republican Like Me, Parlour Projects, Brooklyn, NY
2004
Campus, Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York
2003
Strangers :The First ICP Triennial of Photography and Video,
2003
International Center of Photography, New York, NY
2003
Urban Dramas, de Singel International Kunstcentrum, Antwerp
2002
Alter Ego, Musée d’Histoire de la Ville de Luxembourg, Luxembourg
2002
Photo & Contemporary, Turin, Italy
2002
25th Bienal de Sao Paulo: Metropolitan Iconographies, Sao Paulo, Brazil, travels to PROA Fundacion, Buenos Aires, Argentina
2001
Lifelike, Rockford Art Museum, Rockford, Illinois
2001
the apartments, Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York
2000
The Floating Gallery, Winnipeg, Canada
2000
It’s a Cruel World, White Columns, New York, NY
1999
Corchoran Gallery, NJCU
1998
Mercer Union, Toronto, Canada
1998
OR Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
1998
Picture/Image/World, Lemmerman Gallery, New Jersey
1997
Black and White, Linda Kirkland Gallery, New York, NY
1997
La Centrale, Montréal, Canada
1996–1997
Making Pictures – Women and Photography, 1975 – Now, Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York, NY, travels to Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, MA
1996
Linda Kirkland Gallery, New York (two person show with Ann Daly)
1995
Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York (two person show with Maria Hahnenkamp }
1995
Desiring Authors, Enveloping Myths, Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, MA
1995
Art History and Its Discontents, Hobart Smith College Gallery, Geneva, NY
1995
Revealing Desire, Cristinerose Gallery, New York
1994
4 Person Show, S.L. Simpson Gallery, Toronto Canada
1994
More than Real, Gallery 400, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL
1994
Dreaming of You, Garnet Press Gallery, Toronto, Canada
1994
Power, Pleasure, Pain: Contemporary Women Artists and the Female Body, Fogg Museum, Harvard University,Cambridge, MA
1994
Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York (3 person show with Melissa Gwyn Miller and Hilla Lulu Lin)
1994
Gracie Mansion Gallery, New York
1993
All the World’s a Stage, Marsh Fogel Gallery, East Hampton, NY
1993
Smash Mega Hits, Garnet Press Gallery, Toronto, Canada
1992
The Auto Erotic Object, Hunter College Gallery, New York
1992
Between the Sheets, P.P.O.W. Gallery, New York
1992
Nature Lover, Windows on White Street, 51 White Street, New York, NY
1992
YYZ Artist’s Outlet, Toronto, Canada (two person show)