Woods Davy (1949- ) was born in Washington, D.C. After receiving his B.F.A. from the University of North Carolina in 1972 and his M.F.A. from the University of Illinois, he lived in San Francisco before moving to Los Angeles in 1977. His work has been widely exhibited, and he has executed numerous public art pieces, including Dover" in Little Tokyo (1982), "Nuevo Kiora" at the Fisher Art Gallery of the University of Southern California (1988), "Avalon" at the Franklin Canyon Nature Center in Los Angeles (1990), "Heaven's Gate II" at the University Museum at CSU, Long Beach (1996), "Gate" at Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles (1997), and a large installation in four areas at the Prudential Business Center in Van Nuys (1998).(1)Footnotes:
1. Resume, Woods Davy, 1998.
The text has been provided courtesy of Michael Several, Los Angeles, October 1998.