Rebecca Davies is an illustrator and video maker who graduated from the Royal College of Art in 2010 where she specialised in moving image and sound. Her final show won the Sheila Robinson Prize for Drawing and she was nominated for the Helen Hamlyn Design Award. In 2011 Rebecca co-directed the creation of Studio at the Elephant – a unit in the Elephant and Castle Shopping Centre acting as a studio for artists to work with the local community and providing a platform for locals to express themselves creatively. Studio at the Elephant celebrates local people and their cultural heritage.
in 2012 she was given the Interference commision by Artsadmin with which she started the Ice Cream Van project which has since gobne on to tour arts spaces, folk gatherings, social clubs and festivals across the UK.
Rebecca also works with Turner Contemporary and Whitechapel Gallery where she collaborates with local adult and youth groups.
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