SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2012        FROM CHAOS TO THE SUBLIME . Curator: Leslie Wasserberger, chashama 461 Galleries, New York, NY

2008        URBAN COMPOSITION . chashama 461 Gallery, New York, NY

2005        The ABSTRACTED SOUL . Bronxville Public Library, Bronxville, NY

2002        PAINTINGS BY DIANE DAVIS . Oresman Gallery, Larchmont Public Library, Larchmont, NY

1996        PAINTINGS BY DIANE DAVIS . Countee Cullen Library, New York, NY

1995        THE NEW HARLEM GALLERY . Curator: Anne Tally, New York, NY

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018       ORGANIC/INORGANIC . Curated by Deborah Oster Pannell, TheYard S. Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY.

2016        MEMENTOS  . Curator: Lisa Lebofsky, Panepinto Galleries, Jersey City, NJ

2015        HOT OR COLD . Guest Curators: Laura James and Eileen Walsh, BronxArtSpace, Bronx, NY

2014        CHASHAMA STUDIO ARTIST . Curator: Katie Fischer Cherry and Janusz Jaworski, Lobby Gallery 4 Times Square

I KAN DO DAT . Curator: Danny Simmons and Oshun Layne, Salena Gallery Long Island University, Brooklyn, NY

2012        SCOPE NYC 2012 ART FAIR . Curator: chashama, New York, NY

SHIFT: ART & SPIRIT . Curator: Kristin Reed, Knox Gallery, New York, NY

2011        POINT OF ABSTRACTION . Curator: Paula Coleman, RFA Gallery, New York, NY

2009        461 GROUP EXHIBITION . chashama Gallery 42nd Street, New York, NY

NATIONAL BLACK FINE ARTS SHOW . Curator: Averlyn Archer, Canvas Paper and Stone Gallery, New York, NY

2008        NEW POWER GENERATION 2008 . Curator: Vanessa D. Thaxton Ward, Hampton Museum, Hampton, VA

2007        LONGWOOD ART GALLERY . Curator: Edwin Ramoran, Bronx, NY

2005        CLINTON HILL ART GALLERY . Curator: L.B. Brown, Brooklyn, NY

2004        MOMENTUM . Sponsored by The Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts; The Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, New York, NY

2002        NATIONAL BLACK FINE ARTS SHOW . Curator: Loris Crawford, Savacou Gallery, New York, NY

1998         BLACK NEW YORK ARTIST OF THE 20th Century . Curator: Victor N. Smythe, The Schomburg 

                Center for Research in Black Culture, New York, NY

COMMISSIONS

My public arts commissions include: (1) 2016 - Illustrated Children’s book titled “Elijah Muhammad Builder Of A Nation”, by Yusef Salaam, NYC, (2) 2015 - Williamsbridge Early Childhood Development Center NAACP, facilitated art project for a large mural painted by 4 year olds in school lobby, Bronx, NY, (3) 1996, Children’s Village, Dobbs Ferry, NY, painting for school corridor. (4) Riverbank State Park, Mural for backdrop for outdoor performance, (5) 1996 Bridgefield Civics League, Painted a 30’ mural on outside of building, Bronx, NY (4) The Bronx Health Plan painted 3 three murals for their offices, Bronx, NY.

TEACHING / WORKSHOPS/ LECTURES

2018        BRONX RIVER ART CENTER

2017-18   BRONXVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY

2017        THE BRONX RIVER ART CENTER, Bronx, NY

2016        BRONX COUNCIL ON THE ARTS, HUNTINGTON FREE LIBRARY, Bronx, NY

2015        NEW COVENANT CHRISTIAN SCHOOL, Bronx, NY         

2006-15   MOSHOLU COMMUNITY CENTER, Bronx, NY

2015        BRONX COUNCIL ON THE ARTS, HUNTINGTON FREE LIBRARY, Bronx, NY

2012        WILLIAMSBRIDGE EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT DAYCARE CENTER NAACP, Bronx, NY

2009        BRONX BOTANICAL GARDENS, Lectured on Romare Beardan, Bronx, NY

2009-10   WOODYCREST COMMUNITY CENTER, Bronx, NY

2010        BRONX COUNCIL ON THE ARTS, HUNTINGTON FREE LIBRARY, Bronx, NY

2008        MIND BUILDERS CREATIVE ARTS CENTER, Bronx, NY

2006-7     NEW BEGINNINGS ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL, Bronx, NY

1997        HARBOR VIEW VISUAL ARTS PROGRAM, Bronx, NY

1996        ELLA MCQUEEN CORRECTIONAL FACILITY, Brooklyn, NY

NEWS ARTICLES/PUBLICATIONS/FILM

2014        HUFFINGTON POST

2009        365 DAYS OF BLACK HISTORY; IN PRAISE OF WOMEN ENGAGEMENT CALENDAR; 2009 ENGAGEMENT CALENDAR

2007        FOUR SHOWS IN ONE CELEBRATION ETHNIC DIVERSITY, New York Times Art Review, by Benjamin Genocchio

2006        WINTER PRINT SALON 2005, Journal of the Print World, Inc.

2006        NINE BY FIVE DOCUMENTARY, Skyfilms, Director Harlan Whatley

2006        ARTIST DIANE DAVIS SPEAKS ABOUT HER ART AND INSPIRATION, Caribbean Life, by Charles Baillou

2005        FROM AN ART GALLERY ON CLINTON HILL, Greenpoint Star, by Shane Miller

2002        ESSENTIALS OF SOCIOLOGY: A DOWN TO EARTH APPROACH, by James M. Henslin

2001        EROTIC WORKS BY BLACK WOMEN ON EXHIBIT AT DOWNTOWN GALLERY, Daily News

1997        LOCAL ARTISTS AT LONDEL’S, Uptown Express, by Al Tuit

1996        A TREE GROWS ON LACONIA AVE, Uptown Express, by Al Tuit

COLLECTIONS

SCHOMBURG CENTER FOR RESEARCH IN BLACK CULTURE, New York, NY

THE ROBERT BLACKBURN PRINTMAKING WORKSHOP, New York, NY

MOCADA MUSEUM, Brooklyn, NY

AWARDS/HONORS

2017        THE BEAD PROJECT, URBAN GLASS, Brooklyn, Scholarship

2007        CHASHAMA VISUAL ARTS STUDIO AWARD,  Residency

2004        ORA LERMAN CHARITABLE FOUNDATION, Residency

1998        BLACK NEW YORK ARTIST OF THE 20TH CENTURY SELECTIONS FROM THE SCHOMBURB CENTER FOR RESEARCH IN BLACK CULTURE, Honor

1998        ROBERT BLACKBURN PRINTMAKING WORKSHOP, Scholarship