Karen Davies lives and works in London. She completed postgraduate study at Chelsea College of Art and Design in 2013 and graduated from Newcastle University BA Fine Art in 1998.
She exhibits nationally and internationally, with exhibitions including We Love New York? Broadway Gallery, New York USA (2010), Northern Print Biennale Newcastle University, Newcastle UK (2009) and Enchanted Moment BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead UK (2008). She was recipient of the Cecil Lewis Sculpture Scholarship (2013) and an Oppenheim John Downes Award towards her postgraduate study (2012). In 2010 she received an Arts Council England Individual Grants for Arts Award for research and development of her practice, and in the same year was artist in residence at Isis Arts, Newcastle UK. In 2014, she has been represented by Made In Arts London at Fake Nature, Zero Gallery, Dalston and Bigger Brighter Bolder at UAL Showroom.