Gerwyn Davies is a photographic artist, costume maker and emerging academic in the arts. Gerwyn is a PhD candidate and sessional academic in photomedia at UNSW Art and Design and his practice-led research is interested strategies of Camp and their deployment in performative self-imaging. Gerwyn has exhibited throughout Australia including recent exhibitions at the Australian Centre for Photography, Museum of Brisbane, Ballarat Art Gallery, Jan Murphy Gallery, Michael Reid Gallery, Hugo Michell Gallery and he has been a finalist in the Sunshine Coast Art Prize (2019, 2018, 2017), The Bowness Photography Prize (2019, 2017), the Josephine Ulrick and Win Schubert Photography Award (2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014), the Olive Cotton Award for Photographic Portraiture (2019). Gerwyn's work is held in the collections of Artbank, the Museum of Brisbane, Queensland Centre for Photography, Redlands Gallery, Home of the Arts Gold Coast. Gerwyn was the inaugural recipient of the Australia Council/ Kyoto Arts Centre Residency and Grant in 2018.