Australian Art


Ascension -1999
Ascension -1999

AKA: David Glyn Davies

Born: 1957 England
  • Digital
  • Drawings
  • Painter
  • Sculptor
  • Established
Acanthus 1994
Acanthus 1994

David moved to Australia in 1991. He currently lives and works in Melbourne and has had many commissions for glass artworks and sculpture around Australia and overseas. He is represented by the Lynne Wilton Gallery in Melbourne. Sculpture commissions in 2005/2006 include sculpture/mural projects in Montmorency and Glen Iris, Victoria and a glass/sculpture project in Mildura, Victoria.

Ascension 1 - 1999
Ascension 1 - 1999

Brief Curriculum Vitae

Permanent Sculpture Projects:

St.Mary Magedelene, Harlow, Essex, UK, 1982.

'Tholos', Oxford Sculpture Schools Project,Littlemore, Uk, 1984.

'Athena', Limecroft, Oldham, UK, 1985-6.

'Logos', Water Sculpture, Harlow, Essex, UK, 1986-7.

'Waiting', Aumac Ltd, London, (main offices), 1987.

'A view of a sort', Romsea Villa, North Sunshine, Victoria, 1992.

'Acanthus I', West Sunshine Shopping Plaza, Sunshine, Vic, 1997.

St.Roch, (3 relief carvings in the narthex), St Roch's Parish Church, Glen Iris, Vic, 1997-8.

'Ascension', Marcellin College, Bulleen, Victoria, 1999. Carved on behalf of Adastra Stone,Melbourne.

'Two Views', Deepdene, Victoria, 2001.

Sculpture/Wall Project, O.L.V., Camberwell, Victoria, 2002.

Sculpture Garden Project, St.James's School, North Richmond, Victoria, 2003.

'One View', Glen Iris, Victoria, 2003 & Mural/Garden art Project, 2005.

'Three Views', Montmorency, Victoria, 2005.

Permanent Glass Commissions:

St.Mary's Catholic Church, Hamilton Victoria, 2 stained glass windows in the narthex, 2000.

40 stained glass windows in the nave of St. Roch's Parish Church,
Glen Iris, Victoria, 1998-2004.

Two stainded glass windows for St. Francis Xavier Church, North Sydney, 2002.

'Ichthys/Underwater Dreaming' (4 Panel) Stained glass window,
Holy Savior Chapel, Vermont South, Victoria, 2003.

Solo Exhibitions:

Museum of Modern Art, Oxford, UK, 1984.

Oldham Museum & Art Gallery, UK, 1985.

Harlow Playhouse Gallery, 1985.

Hipp Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland, 1986-7.

Anno One, Tokyo, Japan, 1987-88.

October Gallery, London, 1988.

Chelsea Contemporary Gallery, Sydney, 1988.

Whitecross Gallery, London, 1988-9.

Rigdon Gallery, London, 1989.

Tilt Contemporary Art, Melbourne, 2003-4-5.

Lynne Wilton Gallery, Melbourne, 2003-04-05.

Currently represented by the Lynne Wilton Gallery, Melbourne.

Group Exhibitions:

Northern Young Contemporaries, Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester, UK, 1982.

Artescape Trust, Lincoln, 1983,

Oxford Sculpture Schools Project, Woodstock County Museum, Oxfordshire, UK, 1984.

Museum of Modern Art Oxford, UK, 1985.

Docklands Art 87', Wapping Wall, London, 1987.

Cable Street Open, London, 1987.

October Gallery, London, 1988.

Whitecross Gallery, London, 1988-89.

Tilt Contemporary Art, Melbourne, 2004.

Lynne Wilton Gallery, Melbourne, 2005.

Currantly represented by the Lynne Wilton Gallery, Melbourne.

Permanent Collections:

Museum of Art, Skopie, Macedonia, 1994 (one Drawing).
National Gallery of Greece, 1995 (two drawings).

Published Poetry:

'Tunnel Vision', 2000.
'Ichthys - Underwater Dreaming', 2001.
'My Dream', 2002.
'Ascension', 2003.
'Look', 2005.


Manchester Polytechnic, UK, M.A. 1982.
Royal College of Art, London, 1982-4, Techniques of European Stained Glass & Post Graduate thesis on the history of Romanesque sculptural carving techniques.


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