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“…what Davina sees with her open spontaneous eyes is a transient, multicultural world in which people communicate with each other mainly by exchanging ‘things’ or going places rather than by exchanging ideas. A significant artist with a significant message” Jean Coteau, art critic

Printed Press

2017, June
Into the Wild’ photos by Stefano Scata, DESIGN ANTHOLOGY, featuring the large painting ‘Seba Ayu’ for a private residence, country Home in Bali, Indonesia.

2017, June
Jungle Fever’ photos by Stefano Scata, MARIE CLAIRE MAISON, featuring site specific paintings from the series Living Archipelago for a private residence, country Home in Bali, Indonesia.

2007, October 20
Open Gallery’, SYDNEY MORNING HERALD, Australia

2007, August 12
Raising Awareness of Marine Life’, JAKARTA POST, Indonesia

2006, June
Indoasia’, RSVP, Sao Paulo, Brazil

2006, June
Livre Transport’, VIVER BEM, Sao Paulo, Brazil

2006, May
Artista neozelandesa expoe obras na capital’, JORNAL DCI - Sao Paulo, Brazil

2006, May
Sao Paulo Free Transport’, REVISTA KAZA, Brazil

2006, May
Miudas’, ESTADO DE SAO PAULO, Brazil

2004, October
Ekspresi Bali di Ata Kanvas Dan Keramik Davina Stephens’ by Agus Mulyadi Utomo, BALI POST, Indonesia

2004, August
Baliwood’ by Dr. Bob, BALI ADVERTISER, Indonesia

2002, June
Davina Stephens Décor Artist’ by Reetika Nijhawan, ELLE DÉCOR, India

2002, January
Arty Party’ by Ethel Da Costa, THE HERALD, Goa, India

2002, February
Davina: A life full of Fairy Tales’, TIMES OF INDIA, DELHI TIMES by Sanghit Singh, India

2002, March
Beachside Stories’ feature, FIRST CITY Magazine, India

2002, February
This Kiwi celebrates the colours of Life on her Canvas’, HINDUSTAN TIMES by M. Mishra, India

2002, February
Don’t Analyse This’ by A. Vishal, INDIAN EXPRESS, India

2001, May
Davina Stephens New Zealander’, L’OFFICIEL MAGAZINE, Mumbai India

2001, May 15
Colour My World’ by Ethel Da Costa, FEMINA MAGAZINE, India

2001, January
Artist of The week’, THE HERALD, India

2000, December
Nuansa Ceria: Studio Davina Stephens’ by L. Rachmania, LARAS (DÉCOR MAGAZINE), Indonesia

1999, March
Life Styles’ MARIE CLAIRE, France

1999, August
Pun Fun In Colour’ by D.Rai Saraswati, GARUDA INFLIGHT MAGAZINE, Indonesia

1999, December
A Young Painter Records Changing Times’ by A.Lococo, BALI ECHO, Indonesia

1999, October
Kejenakan Ala Davina Stephens’ by Osi, BALI POST, Indonesia

1998, October 11
Davina: A Refreshing Look At Changing Times’ by J.Couteau, JAKARTA POST, Indonesia

Awards and participations

1989
Certificate of excellence in ceramic design for Bill Blass, New York

1989
Achievement award in textile design F.I.T New York

1989
Represented F.I.T in the NY fabric show at Jacob Javits convention centre, New York

1989
Winner of fine art competition at the american embassy school, New Delhi

1989
Deans list F.I.T New York

Curriculum vitae

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