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VICTOR VINCENT DAVIES

Victor Vincent Davies: A Harmonious Fusion of Colour and Melody. He is a true artistic virtuoso, effortlessly transcended the boundaries of music and painting, leaving an indelible mark on both realms. Born and raised in East London, to a Sierra Leonean father and English mother his journey as a musician initially took centre stage, igniting a passion that would eventually intertwine with his extraordinary talents as a painter.

From a young age, Victor was entranced by the captivating melodies of artists like Stevie Wonder and Curtis Mayfield. Inspired by the guitar strums of a friend, a member of the renowned '80s soul group Central Line, he set out on a musical path of his own culminating in world tours including eight in Japan alone and the release of many albums to critical acclaim. His first album gained immense praise and enthusiastic reviews Australians.' His next album, 'Hoxton Popstars,' reached number one in Japan, and the track 'Fire' from that album remained on the charts for several weeks. His third album, 'Hear the Sound,' featured Grammy-nominated Brazilian artist Bebel Gilberto, who was captivated by Victor's distinctive blend of acoustic and pop aesthetics.

He has travelled extensively and has a touring history that includes Europe, the USA, and Japan, where he performed at 16 legendary Blue Note clubs. His track 'Morning Sun' has nearly 2 million streams on Spotify, and his music is played worldwide. As we speak his album, Gold and Diamonds is charting on Itunes RB/Soul Brazil at number 3. He has collaborated with numerous outstanding artists around the world, including Quincy Jones, Richard Bona, Roy Hargrove, Louie Vega, and Bebel Gilberto. He produced albums for other artists as well including Mika Urbaniak.

However, it was within the vibrant canvas of painting that Victor discovered an additional dimension of artistic expression. As he honed his skills and ventured deeper into the world of visual artistry, his passion for painting blossomed alongside his love for music. His paintings became a captivating fusion of colour, texture, and rhythm, mirroring the melodic compositions that flowed effortlessly from his soul. With each brushstroke, Victor breathed life into his canvases, creating vivid and immersive experiences for viewers. His heavy acrylic works possessed a sculptural quality, with bold colours intertwining in harmonious chaos, reflecting the rhythmic energy that fuelled his music. His visionary approach to painting infused his pieces with a dynamic sense of movement and emotion, capturing the essence of his artistic journey.

This harmonious interplay between music and painting brings a unique depth to his art, inviting viewers to engage not only with the visual spectacle but also to enjoy and experience his phenomenal music. Today, Victor Vincent Davies stands as a testament to the transformative power of artistic expression. His paintings adorn the walls of private collectors, while his melodic compositions and live performance continue to captivate listeners worldwide. His creative journey serves as a reminder that true artistry knows no bounds and that the marriage of colour and melody can create a symphony that transcends traditional artistic realms.

As we immerse ourselves in the enchanting world of Victor Vincent Davies, we bear witness to the harmony he effortlessly weaves between painting and music. His artistic legacy serves as an invitation to embrace the limitless possibilities of creativity, inspiring us to embark on our own artistic odysseys and to explore the profound connection between colour, melody, and the human spirit.

Mission Statement

"I strive to express profound emotions and provoke thought through my art, pushing the boundaries of creativity and inspiring others to explore their own perspectives. With a commitment to authenticity and innovation, I seek to foster a deeper connection between art and humanity, leaving a lasting impact on audiences worldwide. I am driven by a deep desire to express the truth and joy of life through my art. I also believe that art has the power to capture and convey the essence of our human experience, transcending language and cultural barriers. Inspired by dreams my English and Sierra Leone heritage and the enigmatic nature of the subconscious, I aim to tap into the underlying emotions and narratives that define our existence. Through my work, I endeavour to offer glimpses of profound beauty, introspection, and celebration, inviting viewers to connect with their own experiences and find resonance in my artistic expression.

Influenced by Pop art and Neo-pop art I employ a distinctive technique characterized by primary bold colours and contrasting textures. In my artwork, I skilfully combine vivid hues to create visually striking compositions that command attention and evoke a strong emotional response. By utilizing a palette of primary colours, I emphasize the power and purity of these foundational shades, further intensifying the impact of my work. Additionally, I experiment with texture, employing heavy brushstrokes to add depth and dimension to my pieces. This interplay between colour and texture adds a dynamic quality to my art, inviting viewers to explore the interplay of light and shadow and engage with the tactile qualities of the canvas.

Exhibitions
Grouch Club - London, UK 2016
Truman Brewery - London, UK 2017
Shorditch House - London, Uk 2018
Endorfina - Warsaw, Poland 2018
Warsaw Stock Exchange - Warsaw, Poland 2019
Hilton - London UK 2019
Gallery Napiorkowska - Warsaw, Poland 2019
Gallery Ikikata - Poland 2021
Gallery Bema - Tarn 2021
Arsenic Temple Gallery - Warsaw Poland 2022
Kai's Gallery - Taipei, Taiwan 2023 - Present

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