biography

Ashlyn Davis is the Executive Director of Houston Center for Photography, a nonprofit offering year-round exhibitions, workshops, publications, community education programs, lectures, and classes. In her role at HCP, she is focused on balancing work by regional and internationally acclaimed emerging, mid-career, and established artists. Ashlyn is also the editor of SPOT, a bi-annual magazine about photography that includes artist portfolios, exhibitions and book reviews, and interviews. In addition to her work at HCP, she is also a published writer and recently co-edited a book of 19th century photographs Islands of the Blest, now in its second edition. Ashlyn is interested in a broad range of photography, but is particularly passionate about work that intervenes in cultural or historical narratives in thoughtful ways.