Basil Seymour-Davies Biography

Basil Seymour-Davies’s paintings have been exhibited in numerous solo and group exhibitions in the Mid-South, including the Baton Rouge Center for Contemporary Art in Louisiana; Moxy Studios Art Gallery in New Orleans; and the Fort Smith Art Center in Arkansas.

Basil decided to pursue a lifelong interest in oil painting in 2002. He completed his BFA in painting and art education from the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, in 2006.

He was born in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, from European and Asian descent. He and his family left the country one of the last commercial flights out, at the age of 2, just months before the brutal regime of the Khmer Rouge invaded the capital city. He currently resides in Fayetteville, Arkansas.