I’m an artist based in Liverpool, U.K.

I also run a project space called White Wizard. I’m working towards a MPhil/PhD in Visual Cultures at Goldsmiths.

Contact me at dave[at]evansdave[dot]com or on twitter


MPhil/PhD Visual Cultures, 2014–Completion due in 2019, Goldsmiths, University of London.
MA(RCA) Printmaking, Royal College of Art, London.
PG(Cert) Professional Practice in Fine Art, Central St Martins School Of Art & Design.
BA(Hons) Sculpture (1st Class), University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton.

Selected Exhibitions:

‘The Prosumer Chronicles’, The Great Medical Disaster, Manchester, 2018
‘The Hum’ Caustic Coastal, Salford, 2017
‘Mask’ Pluspace, Coventy, 2016
‘Decapod’ AirSpace, Stoke on Trent, 2016
‘Fuera de Sitio’ Jose dela Fuente, Santander, 2016
‘Scouse House II’ North Contemporary, Warrington, 2015
‘Scouse House’ SYSON Galley, Nottingham, 2015
‘BAMBAMBAM’, The Royal Standard, Liverpool, 2015
‘Combine #3’, MODEL, Liverpool, 2014
‘The Storegga Slide’, Five Years, London, 2014
Culture Quays Sculpture Series, Media City (Salford, 2014
‘TOOOLS’, Sluice Art Fair, London, 2013
‘Some Misunderstanding’, Castlefield Gallery (Manchester, 2013
‘Beautiful Things’, Next Door Projects (Liverpool, 2013
‘Portfolio NW’ The Bluecoat, Liverpool, 2013
‘Land Odyssey’, GENERATORprojects, Dundee, 2012
‘Favela’, The Royal Standard, Liverpool, 2012
‘Project Number 6: Tomorrow’s World’, Project Number, London, 2012
‘SHITSHOW’, Malgras|Naudet, Manchester, 2012
‘Tomorrow’s World’ Rogue Project Space, Manchester, 2012
‘Love In’, Supercollider, Blackpool, 2011
‘Farwell to Yesterday’s Tomorrows’, The Royal Standard Project Space, Liverpool. (Solo), 2011
‘The Outsider’, Pulse Arts, London, 2011
‘Parts Unknown’, Embassy Gallery, Edinburgh, 2011
‘E.O.T Live’, with Knowsley Community College, FACT, Liverpool, 2011
‘Legends of Circumstance’, Bargate Monument Gallery, Southampton, 2010
‘Television will be Revolutionised’, with Freehand, FACT, Liverpool, 2010
‘Hidden’, Gulbenkian Gallery, RCA, London, 2009
‘Legends of Circumstance’ Whitecross Gallery, London, 2009
‘Pic ‘n Mix’ Ex-Woolworths, Leytonstone, London, 2009
‘Apocalypso’, Usher Gallery, Lincoln (solo), 2007
‘Lost Found and Imagined’, Salt Projects, London, 2007
‘Family Album’, Mickey Tiroche Fine Art, London, 2006
Platform for Art, London Underground Stations, London, 2006
‘Let’s Riot’, Café Gallery, Bermondsey, London, 2006
Secrets, Royal College of Art, London, 2005
‘David Evans & Sarah Bridgland’, Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, 2005
‘Directions’, Lethaby Gallery, Central St Martins, London, 2004
‘The Street Changes Forever, Everywhere’, Pittsburgh, USA, 2004
‘BD4D’, Fabrica, Brighton, 2003
‘Postex’, Start Gallery & various locations, Brighton, 2003

Conference Papers:

‘Becoming Invisible – Towards a Digital Ascetic’, King’s College CMCI (In)Visible Cultures, London, 2016
‘Less is More. What Might Digital Asceticism Look Like?’ Radical Noetworks, NYC, 2017
‘More is Not Less – Self-Denial on the Internet’, Theorizing the Web, NYC, 2018
‘The Captive Portal as Artistic Opportunity and Ascetic Project’, EVA: Politics of the Machines – Art and After, Copenhagen 2018

Curatorial Projects:

‘SSSSS’ Frances Disley, White Wizard, 2015
‘NEWPPL’ Derek Mainella, White Wizard, 2015
‘Axolotl’, MODEL, 2014
‘Black Sun Horizon’, The Royal Standard, 2013
‘Service Provider’, The Royal Standard/Liverpool Biennial, 2012
‘Trope’, Mikey Georgeson, The Royal Standard, 2012
‘Drawing Sessions’, The Royal Standard, 2011
‘Legends of Circumstance’, Touring: London, Southampton, 2009-10
‘Postex’, Start Gallery, Brighton, 2003


Edge Hill Station Garden, METAL, Liverpool, 2018
Outlandia, Ben Nevis, Scotland, 2017
Burlington Arts Club, Manchester, 2011
Cite des International des Arts, Paris, 2009
Cite des International des Arts, Paris, 2005