Education
1988/89
1988
1982

Whitney Independent Study Program, New York, NY
MFA - University of California, San Diego, CA
BFA - Concordia University, Montréal, QC
Solo Exhibitions
2002
1999
1998
1996
1995
1994
1991
1989
1985
1984
Goodwater, Toronto, ON
American Fine Arts, Co., New York, NY
Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, CA
American Fine Arts, Co., New York, NY
Shark Editions, Toronto, ON
American Fine Arts, Co., New York, NY
Ohio State University Gallery, Columbus, OH
Optica, Montréal, QC
Agnes Etherington Arts Center, Kingston, ON
The Photography Gallery, Toronto, ON
Saw Gallery, Ottawa, ON
Group Exhibitions
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1982
1999 A.A. Wallace Gallery, SUNY, Old Westbury, NY, Still Life, curated by Helen Molesworth
Ramapo College, NJ, The Order of Things, curated by Denise Markonish
Art Gallery of Concordia University, Montreal, QC, The Modernist Document, curated by Nancy Shaw
Bard College, Ann.-on-Hudson, NY, Shelf Life
1998 Massimo Audiello Gallery, New York, NY, Moon To Moon
1997 Newark Museum, 1997 New Jersey Arts Annual
Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York, NY, Making Pictures: Women and Photography, 1975-Now
Walter Phillips Gallery, Banff, AB, Gross Consumption
1996 Art Metropole Toronto, ON, Lets Talk About Art: Shark Editions at Art Metropole
1995 Gallery Emi Fontana, Milan, group show
1994 Southern Exposure at Project Artaud, San Francisco, CA, Diderot and the Last Luminaire, group show curated by Erika Suderburg
Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York, NY, Moyra Davey & Peter Doig
1993 The Mayfair Club, New York, NY, The Mayfair Show, curated by Jason Simon
ICA, Boston, MA, Commodity Image
Nancy Drysdale Gallery, Washington, DC, Sex, Money, Politics
International Center of Photography, New York, NY, Commodity Image, (travelling exhibition)
Queens Museum of Art, New York, NY, The Realm of the Coin: Money in Contemporary American Art
1992 Optica, Montréal, Exposition Retrospective-Volet 1
International House, New York, NY, Detour
1991 Hoffstra Museum, Hempstead, NY, The Realm of the Coin: Money in Contemporary American Art, - Smithsonian Institute Travelling Exhibition, 1992/93
N.A.M.E., Chicago, IL, Animal/Vegetable/Mineral
Sala RG, Caracas, Venezuela, Arte Joven en Nueva York
1990 Massimo Audiello Gallery, New York, NY, Gavin Brown, Moyra Davey, Jorge Pardo & Sarah Seager
Marine Midland Bank, New York, NY, Spent: Currency, Security, and Art on Deposit, curated by The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY
Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, NY, Stendhal Syndrome: The Cure
Hartnett Gallery, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, Expense/Account-Figuring the Damage
Real Art Ways/Erector Square Gallery, New Haven, CT, The Elements: Sex, Politics, Religion and Money
1989 American Fine Arts Co., New York, NY, group show
1988 Four Walls at White Columns, New York, NY, Wedding Pictures
Installation Gallery, San Diego, CA, Art for Nicaragua - Benefit Auction
Presentation House, Vancouver, BC, Diverse Secrecies: The Garden
1986 Le Studio Blanc, Montréal, QC, Moyra Davey, David Miller & Gabor Szilasi
1985 Boulder Center For The Visual Arts, Boulder, CO, Naked
Articule, Montréal, QC, Portraits
Dazibao, Montréal, QC, Nudité et Sexualité
Reading Pictures, touring exhibition organized by T.P.W., 1984/85
1984 Dazibao, Montréal, QC, Robert Boffa - Moyra Davey - Tony Fouhse
Photographers’ Gallery, London, England, Seeing People - Seeing Space
National Museum of Photography, Film and Television, Bradford, England, Seeing People - Seeing Space
1982 Optica, Montréal, QC, Trèize à Optica
Publications & Articles
Avenue of the Americas, essay on 9-11 published in L’Inconvenient, February, 2002
Mother Reader: Essential Writings on Motherhood, May 2001, Editor
Documents, New York, NY, Bottle Series, Fall 2000
The Modernist Document, Art Gallery of Concordia University, Montréal, QC, essay by Nancy Shaw, 1999
Le Mois de la Photo a Montreal, catalogue, September, 1999
Harper’s, December 1997, Copperheads
Echoes by Francesco Bonami, 1996
Grand Street, New York, NY, Newsstands Portfolio, text by Jackie McAllister, September 1995
Bob Flanagan and Cathy Busby, New Museum, New York, review by Moyra Davey for C Magazine, Spring 1995
Purple Prose, Paris, photographs by Moyra Davey, text by Jennifer Montgomery, Spring 1995
Documents, New York, NY, Need, an artists’ project by Moyra Davey & Jason Simon, Spring 1993
Dear Number 1, New York, NY, Outtakes from Hell Notes, Fall 1992.
The Realm of the Coin: Money in Contemporary American Art, Hoffstra University, essay by Barbara Coller, 1991
Expense/Account: Figuring the Damage, The Hartnett Gallery, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, essays by Elizabeth Dalton & Cynthia M. Smith, 1990
Whitney ISP Journal - Whitney ISP, New York, NY 1990
Diverse Secrecies: The Garden - Presentation House, Vancouver, BC, essay by Ted Lindberg, 1987
April/Davey/Grauerholz - Agnes Etherington Art Center, Kingston, ON, essay by Martha Townsend, 1985
Seeing People: Seeing Space - Photographers’ Gallery, London, England, essay by Sue Davies, 1984
Reviews
Helen Harrison, New York Times, October 10, 1999
Dan Bischoff, Newark Star Ledger, September 14, 1997
Barry Schwabsky, New York Times, Sunday, October 5, 1997
Roberta Smith, The New York Times, Friday, March 1, 1996
Mark Van de Walle, Art Forum, Summer 1996
Vince Aletti, Voice Choice, The Village Voice, March 12, 1996
Jacky Brodie, Print Collector’s Newsletter, Vol XXIV No. 5, Nov.-Dec. 1993
Lee Fleming, The Washington Post, October 9, 1993
Vicki Goldberg, New York Times, May 30, 1993
Cathleen Skidmore, Montreal Mirror, September 24, 1992
Roberto Guevara, El National, Caracas, June 18, 1991
Tosca Grasso, Economia Hoy, Caracas, June 21,1991
Josh Decter, Arts Magazine, March 1991
Kim Levin, Voice Choice,The Village Voice, January 2, 1991
Kim Levin, Voice Choice, The Village Voice, January 9, 1991
Roberta Smith, New York Times, November 1990
Catherine Liu, Art Forum, April 1990
Marie Decary, Le Devoir, Montreal, May 1985
John Baturin, Vanguard, Vancouver, April 1985
Pierre-Paul Cormier, Le Droit, Ottawa, January 28, 1985
Serge Jongue, Photo Selection, Quebec, October, 1985
Peter Sramek, British Journal of Photography, London, May, 1984
Gilles Daigneault, Le Devoir, Montreal, December 11, 1982
Rene Viau, Le Devoir, Montreal, March 27, 1982
Jean Tourangeau, La Presse, Montreal, March 13, 1982
Teaching & Professional Experience

Visiting Artist, Yale Sculpture Department, February 2002
Faculty, Vermont College of the Union Institute, MFA program
Lecturer, Department of Photography & Cinema, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, Winter & Spring, 1991
Jury member, Canada Council Art Bank, November 1993
Photography residency, The Banff Centre for the Arts, Fall 1992
Instructor, NYSSSA Media Arts Program, Ithaca College, NY, Summer, 1992-94

Awards

Canada Council B-Grant, 1987, 1995
Canada Council Project Grant, 1985, 1989, l992, Short Term Grant, 1982, 1983
Art Matters Fellowship, 1989, 1995
UCSD Regents Fellowships 1985-1988
Mayer foundation Grant, 1986, 1987
Ontario Arts Council A Grant, 1984, O.A.C. Exhibition Assistance, 1983, 1985