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TOBY DAVIS

- artist’s resume

Education

2008                     BFA in Fine Art ( Illustration emphasis ) Boise State University - Boise, Idaho

2004-08                Boise State University - Illustration program  

2004                      Scottsdale Art School - Plein Air Class with James Coulter, Spring Session

2001-03                Portland State University - Fine Art program

1984-87                Boise State University - general studies

Exhibitions

2008                      Punch,  MFA Thesis Exhibition, Boise State University - Boise, Idaho

2008                      Cre8, Graduate Portfolio Show, Boise State University - Boise, Idaho

2014                      Show Off! 2014,  Smith & Coelho - Eagle Idaho

2014                      Art{ful}, Meadow Lake Village - Meridian Idaho

2014                      Waterworks,  Track 13 Gallery, -  Nampa, Idaho

2014                      Forum IV,  Treasure Valley Artist’s Alliance Annual Show - Boise, Idaho

2014                      A Peaceful World, The Gallery at Finer Frames -  Eagle, Idaho

2015                      Show Off! 2015,  Smith & Coelho - Eagle Idaho

2015                      Zion’s Bank Annual Art Show - Boise Idaho

2015                      Design Made, Gallery at Finer Frames - Eagle, Idaho

2016                      Favorite Things, Fulton Street Showroom - Boise, Idaho

2016                      The Re-Grand Opening Show, The Gallery at Finer Frames -  Eagle, Idaho

2016                      Show Off! 2016,  Smith & Coelho - Eagle Idaho

                                         (I was selected as the featured artist and my painting " E Grand Avenue- Chicago" was selected as the signature piece for the show. )

2016                      Zion’s Bank Annual Art Show - Boise Idaho

                                         (my painting "Going Home" was selected as the signature piece for the show)

2016                      14th Annual Art Source Gallery Juried Art Show

                                         (my painting "E. Grand Avenue- Chicago" was awarded Best of Show)

2016                      "Man on the Street" solo show ay Evermore Prints - Boise, Idaho

2016                      "Landscapes" - Global Lounge 1st Annual Art Exhibit - Boise, Idaho

2016                      "Howdy" - Swell Artist Collective - Boise, Idaho

2016                       “Paint Your City” - LA Art Guide - Los Angeles, California

2017               “ 2017 Solo Show” - Gallery at Finer Frames - Eagle, Idaho

2017                        Show Off! 2017,  Smith & Coelho - Eagle Idaho

2017                       “Buildings of Historic Boise Art Show”  Swell Artist Collective and

                                  the Idaho State Preservation Office” 

2017                     Zion’s Bank Annual Art Show - Boise Idaho

2017                     14th Annual Art Source Gallery Juried Art Show

                                         (my paintings “Pike Place Market & “9th Street Cafe” were 

                    co-awarded Best of Show)

2017                      Boise City Traffic Box (13th and Bannock St) 

2017                      “32 Cells” Swell Artist Collective - Idaho State Historical Society

2017                       Swell Artist Collective Art Crawl 

2017                       Western Idaho Fair -

                                          (my paintings “Pike Place Market & “9th Street Cafe” were 

                    awarded a First Place, Best of Show, and a People’s Choice Award)

2017                        2017 Western Regional Exhibition - Oil Painter’s of America

2017            “Suessed” Swell Artist Collective - V.A.C. Garden City

2018            “Love Locally” Evermore Prints - Boise, ID

2018            “Howdy 2” Swell Artist Collective - Boise, ID

2018            “Monster Show” Evermore Prints - Boise, ID

2018            “Art Deck O” V.A.C. - Garden City

2018            “Show Off!” Smith & Coehlo - Eagle, Idaho

2018            Zion’s Bank Annual Art Show - Boise Idaho

                                         (my painting “8the & Main” was selected as the signature piece for the show)

2018            “Davis & Day”  Gallery at Finer Frames - Eagle, ID

2018            Swell Artist Collective Art Crawl

2018            Eagle Plein Air Festival - Eagle, ID

2018            “Showcase at the Gem” Gem Center of Arts - Boise, ID

2019            “Grand Opening Show” Capitol Contemporary Gallery - Boise, ID 

2019            “Zoning Out” (solo show) Evermore Prints - Boise, ID

2019            Zion’s Bank Annual Art Show - Boise Idaho

2019            “Converge” Evermore Prints - Boise, ID

2019            “Roadtrip” Capitol Contemporary Gallery - Boise, ID

2019            “Art in the Garden” Gallery at Finer Frames - Eagle, ID

2019             “Art in the Park” Boise Art Museum 

2020             “Beautiful Chaos” solo show - Capitol Contemporary Gallery- Boise,ID

2020            “Art in the Park” Boise Art Museum

2021            Annual Group Artist’s Show - Capitol Contemporary Gallery- Boise,ID

2021              “Art in the Park” Boise Art Museum

2021            “Windows” solo show - Capitol Contemporary Gallery- Boise,ID

2021            Annual Group Artist’s Show - Capitol Contemporary Gallery- Boise,ID

2022            Summer Group Artist’s Show - Capitol Contemporary Gallery- Boise,ID

2022            “Art in the Park” Boise Art Museum

2022            “Windows 2” solo show - Capitol Contemporary Gallery- Boise,ID

2022            Winter Group Artist’s Show - Capitol Contemporary Gallery- Boise,ID

2023            Zion’s Bank Annual Art Show - Boise Idaho

2023            The Art List - June Artist of the Month - https://www.theartlist.com/featured-artists/2023-toby-davis

2023             Art Fluent "Motion"

2023             Art Fluent "Still"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Publications

2016                         February - EDGE OF HUMANITY MAGAZINE -

                                                          "Artist Exposé - Painting an Urban Life" 

2016                         July -           SOUTHWEST ART MAGAZINE

                                                          "Art in the Rockies - six artists who hail from 

                                                            the Rocky Mountain region”

2017                         The Artist Catalogue - Spring 2017

2017                         Zion’s Bank Community Magazine - Mar/Apr. 

2017                         Art Market News -April 2017

2017                         ArtSquare.com “Behind the Canvas” - Aug’17

2017                         Eagle Magazine - Sep’17

2017                         ArtsyShark.com - Featured Artist  October 20, 2017

2017                         Apéro Gallery November Catalogue

2020                         Apéro Gallery November Catalogue

AWARDS

2014                         Awarded contract to provide artwork to commemorate Idaho Power’s 2016                                                 Centennial Celebration. 

2015                          Eagle Plein Air Festival - 3rd Place

2016                          ArtMuseContest.com -

                                        February Emerging Artist and Gallery Representation Finalist

2016                          Eagle Plein Air Festival - 3rd Place

2016                          Art Source Gallery - Annual Juried Art Show - Best of Show

2016                          ArtMuseContest.com -

                                        September Emerging Artist and Gallery Representation Finalist

2016                           LA Art Guide- “Paint Your City Cityscape Competition” - 3rd Place

2017                           Artcompetition.net International Fine Art Competition - “Scapes 3”

                                        “Flatiron Window” - 1st Place

2017                           Art Source Gallery - Annual Juried Art Show - Best of Show

2023                           The Art List - June Artist of the Month - https://www.theartlist.com/featured-artists/2023-toby-davis

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