ABOUT

Nicky Davis is a visual artist living and working in Houston, Texas. Davis’ work may at first appear quite whimsical, but his subject matter is often his how nature and humans interact and their influence on one another. Nicky Davis has traveled by car to all 48 states of the continental US visiting as many National Parks as possible and this journey is one of the most influencing aspects of all the work he creates. His illustrative style is consistent across a diverse range of mediums, including: fine art, murals, and merchandise. His work has been included in gallery exhibitions in New York City, Italy, Denver, Seattle, Los Angeles, Miami, Dallas, San Antonio and Houston and his murals have been featured by Red Bull, The Houston Zoo, Arts District Houston, Seagram’s Gin, and at Art Basel. He received his Bachelors of Fine Arts from the University of Houston.

C/V

  • Five Points Festival 2017 New York, NY
  • "Restless" Gallerie F May 2017 Chicago, IL
  • "Record Props" Cactus Music April 2017 Houston, TX
  • SXSW March 2017 Austin,TX
  • Electric River Festival March 2017, Waco, TX
  • "Big Walls Big Dreams 2016" Art Basel Miami, FL
  • "Hibernation - Solo Show" December 2016 Insomnia Gallery Houston, TX
  • HUE Mural Fest Featured Artist 2016 Houston, TX
  • "Cute & Rude" July 2016 CSA Galleria San Antonio, TX
  • “Cotton Candy Machine Biennial” December 2015 The Cotton Candy Machine Brooklyn, NY
  • “Flipbook” November 2015 Grumpy Bert Gallery Brooklyn, NY
  • “Big Walls Big Dreams” December 2015 Miami, FL
  • HUE Mural Festival October 2015 Houston, TX
  • Voices of the Wilderness Artist Residency with the US Forest Service – Tongass National Forest, Alaska July 2015
  • Live Mural Painting “FreePress Summerfest Music Concert” June 2015 Houston, TX
  • MONDO Art Show June 2015 Station Gallery, Denver, CO
  • Live Mural Painting “Lowbrow Restuarant” May 2015 Houston, TX
  • Live Mural Painting “The CHIVE presents Storm the Castle” May 2015 Austin, TX
  • Wanderlost Art Show April 2015 Avis Frank Gallery Houston,TX
  • Houston Zoo Mural – Gorilla Art Jan 2015
  • Seagram’s Gin Artist of the Year Event LMNT Gallery December 2014 Miami, FL
  • Live Mural Painting “ART BASEL” December 2014 Wynwood Miami, FL
  • Live Mural Painting “Back to Back” September 2014 Victoria, TX
  • Live Mural Painting May 2014 Avis Frank Gallery Houston, Tx
  • Insomnia Featured Artist June 2014 Insomnia Gallery/Store June 2014 Houston, TX
  • Redbull Presents “21 Helmets” April 2014 Circuit of the Americas Moto Grand Prix Austin, TX
  • Live Mural Painting March 2014 Montrose Proper Gallery Houston, Tx
  • Live Mural Painting March 2014 Avis Frank Gallery Houston, Tx
  • Live Mural Painting January 2014 Elizabeth Baldwin Park Houston, Tx
  • “NPSF 5″ December 13, 2013 Gallery M Squared, Houston, TX
  • “Into the Wild” November 1, 2013 Black Book Gallery, Denver CO
  • “It Figures” September 12, 2013 True Love Gallery. Seattle, WA
  • “Embellish” June 14, 2013 Home Suite Home Gallery, Seattle, WA
  • “Paper Cuts″ June 7, 2013 Gallery M Squared, Houston, TX
  • “Northern Lights” December 1st 2012 Solo Show at Space Montrose, Houston, TX Solo Show
  • “Neopopstreetfunk 4″ November 16th 2012 Gallery M Squared, Houston, TX
  • “Monster Show 7″ October 27th 2012 Domy Books, Houston, TX
  • “The Mural Project – Group Show” September 22nd, 2012 Kingspoint Graffiti Mecca & Art Space, Houston, TX
  • “Sticks and Stones” May 18th 2012 Gallery M Squared, Houston, TX Nicky Davis and Jessica Rice Dou Show.
  • “Summerland” July 14th 2012 Leanna Lin’s Wonderland, Los Angeles, CA
  • “The Wonder PUP Show” March 10th 2012 Leanna Lin’s Wonderland, Los Angeles, CA
  • “Always on my Mind” January 27th 2012 Houston Fixed Gear, Houston, TX
  • “The Serie Project” December 9th 2011 MECA Houston, TX
  • “NeoPopStreetFunk 3” August 12th 2011 Gallery M Squared. Houston, TX
  • “Use Your Illusion” July 9th 2011 Colton & Farb Gallery. Houston, TX
  • “Less Than Zero” April 29 2011 Sevenminusseven Gallery St. Thomas, Virgin Islands
  • “Expo Mattia” April 26 2011 Pallazo Filangieri, Napoli, Italy
  • “Midtown Visions Cultural Art Tour” April 9 2011 War’hous Gallery Houston, Texas
  • “Flood of Emotion” (Japan Charity Show) April 9 2011 Allied Stone Dallas, Texas
  • “Loop Pop Up” April 8 2011 Loop Shoes Rice Village, Houston, Texas
  • “Artopia” January 29, 2011 Winter Street Studios Houston, TX
  • “Boarded Up – The Art of Surf and Skate” December 11, 2010 Gallery M Squared Houston, Tx
  • “Alter-Ego” October 2, 2010 NOVA 535 St. Petersburg, Florida
  • “NEOPOPSTREETFUNK II” June 26 2010 Gallery M Squared Houston,Tx
  • “NEOPOPSTREETFUNK” April 2009 Erie City Iron Works Houston,Tx