Mark Robert Davey is a British Photographer and Filmmaker originally from Wales and now based in the EU

Glastonbury

About

This site shows a collection of his work from his extensive travels around the world. He has a passion for black and white photography and likes to create a romantic and haunting atmosphere within his work, which is inspired by classic black and white films of the early 20th century. MRD’s work displays a unique filmesque style combining simple structural elements of bright highlights and deep shadows to take the viewer on a visual journey into an ethereal world….

His work has been exhibited internationally as well as being published worldwide in both print and digital media. With 37K followers from 138 countries, please choose Twitter or Instagram to view, interact and follow. Or click on the photograph below to  visit the Print Store which has an extensive collection of 400+ searchable black and white photographs and the most recent work available.

If you wish to use a photograph for editorial, advertising or design click on any photograph in the Print Store and use the contact form with details of your request and we will get back to you.

Spiral

 

Watch the film Negative29A

 

The official film poster / print for Negative29a

Click on the photo below

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NEWS

*Currently working on an exciting film project which is now in development*

Check social media for updates during 2019 !

 

EXHIBITIONS 2019 – 2006

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2019 Black and white photographs

Universitätsbibliothek Hildesheim, Germany

Permanent Exhibition

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2018 Black and white photographs at the ZIMT

University of Siegen, Germany

1st January – 24th January 2018

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2017 Photographs Exhibited

Stories Frame by Blackthumb at Pulse Olympia London

14th May – 16th May 2017

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2017 Black and white photographs at the ZIMT

University of Siegen, Germany

1st January – 31st December 2017

2016 Enaid Cymru/The Soul of Wales

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Consisting of works from The Tabernacle Permanent Collection

MOMA, Machynlleth, Wales, UK

9th July – 29th October 2016

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2015 Reversephotospectives

Optical Illusion Photographic Sculptures

MOMA, Machynlleth, Wales, UK

26th September – 14th November 2015

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2014 Grain – A collection of B/W photographs from Wales and beyond

MOMA, Machynlleth, Wales, UK

20th September – 11th November 2014

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2013 Welsh Panoramic Reversephotospective

The Washington Gallery, Penarth, Cardiff, Wales, UK

14th February – 1st April 2013

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2013 Welsh Panoramic Reversephotospective

Ty Howell, The National Assembly for Wales, Cardiff, UK

September 2012 – February 2013

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2008 Panorama Wales

University Library Göttingen, SUB, Germany

4th April – 30th May 2008

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2007 Photomentos / Automobility

Volkswagenwerk Kassel, Germany

16th April – 1st July 2007

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2007 Deep Shadows Kassel

Exhibitions during Documenta 12 – Germany

16th June – 23rd September 2007

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2007 Art in public space / Kunst I’m öfflentlichen Raum

Kassel, Germany – Exhibitions during Documenta 12

16th June – 23rd September 2007

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2007 Zu Gast in Mühlhausen Sichtweisen der Welt in Schwarz-Weiss

Mühlhauser Museen, Germany

11th April – 29th October 2007

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2007 Group touring exhibition

National Library of Latvia, Riga

5th April – 5th September 2007

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2007 Group touring exhibition

National Library of Estonia, Tallinn

3rd September – 3rd December 2007

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2007 Photography – A Mirror of Everyday Life

Latvia State Archive, Riga, Latvia

5th April – 29th September 2007

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2007 Wales Heute – Kleines Land der Kelten

Angle Church St, Concordia Ruhla, Germany

1st April – 30th September 2007

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2006 En Route – Knights Hall

Hanstein Castle, Bornhagen, Germany

1st April – 31st October 2006

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INSTITUTIONS THAT HAVE MRD’S WORK IN THEIR COLLECTIONS

Museum of Modern Art, MOMA, Machynlleth, Wales

State and University Library of Göttingen, Germany

Germany Documenta Archiv für die Kunst, Kassel, Germany

The National Archives of Latvia

The National Library of Wales

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Official Poster for ‘Negative29a’

…A Journey into an ethereal world and a genuine encounter with a 16th century ghost

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