Wendy WHITE
born Deep River CT, USA


EDUCATION

2003

MFA Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University, NJ
1993

BFA Savannah College of Art & Design, Savannah, GA


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016

Santa Cruz, Eric Firestone Loft, New York, NY
2015

Skiing, Galerie Jérôme Pauchant, Paris, FR
Double Vanity, Sherrick & Paul, Nashville, TN
12th Man, David Castillo Gallery, Miami, FL
2014

El Campo, VAN HORN, Düsseldorf, DE (catalog)
2013

CURVA, M Building, Miami, FL; presented by SCAD
Pick Up a Knock, Andrew Rafacz, Chicago, IL (catalog)
Sports Moment, Makebish, New York, NY
Wendy White, Maruani and Noirhomme, Brussels, BE (catalog)
2012

Pix Vää, Leo Koenig, Inc, New York, NY
En Asfalto, Galeria Moriarty, Madrid, ES
Radio Lampor, VAN HORN, Düsseldorf, DE
2011

6 Years/6 Works, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga, TN
2010

French Cuts, Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago, IL
Up w/Briquette, Leo Koenig, Inc, New York, NY (catalog)
2009

Feel Rabid or Not, Galeria Moriarty, Madrid, ES
2008

Autokennel, Leo Koenig, Inc, New York, NY
2006

Chunk Lite, Solomon Projects, Atlanta, GA
Wendy White, Sixtyseven, New York, NY
2003

Silver Tongued, Solomon Projects, Atlanta, GA
2000

Spilled in Spaces, Solomon Projects, Atlanta, GA

TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2012 So Athletic (with Henning Strassburger), Kunstverein Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz, Berlin, DE; curated by Suzanne Prinz (catalog)
2012 Performing Painting (with José Parlá), Savannah College of Art & Design, Savannah, GA; curated by Melissa Messina and Isolde Brielmaier


PROJECTS

2015 What a Letdown, Rawson Projects, NADA Miami Beach, FL
2015 Redidas® by Wendy White, Rawson Projects, New York, NY
2014 We, Incubate Festival Arts Program, Tilburg, NL
2014 Madrid Me Mata, Arts & Leisure, New York, NY (catalog)
2013 Solo booth with Anna Kustera, UNTITLED Miami Beach
2013 After Hours 2: Murals on the Bowery, sponsored by Art Production Fund and The New Museum, New York, NY
2013 Window on Broad, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
2012 Solo booth with Galeria Moriarty, ARCO Madrid


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016
Mount Analogue, Performance Ski, Aspen, CO; curated by Neville Wakefield
Temporary Highs, bitforms, New York, NY; curated by Lindsay Howard
Transaction, Knockdown Center, Maspeth, Queens; organized by Elijah Wheat Showroom (Liz Nielsen and Carolina Wheat)
Whatspace, Halsey McKay Gallery, East Hampton, NY

2015
Full of Peril and Weirdness: Painting as a Universalism, M Woods, Beijing, CN; curated by Peckham (catalog)
Any Given Sunday, Fine Arts Center Gallery, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR
Painting is Not Doomed to Repeat Itself, Hollis Taggart, New York, NY; cuohn Yau (catalog)
All Killer No Filler, Eric Firestone Gallery, East Hampton, NY
Outta Town Sh*t, Kravets & Wehby, New York, NY; curated by Nina Chanel Abney
Baudrillard's America, Andrew Rafacz, Chicago, IL
Behold! The Blob, Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Womanhouse, Eric Firestone Gallery, East Hampton, NY
Black/White, Ameringer McEnery Yohe, New York, NY; curated by Brian Alfred
Taguchi Hiroshi Art Collection: A Walk around the Contemporary Art World after Paradigm Shift, The Museum of Fine Arts, Gifu, JP
Power Objects: The Rogers & Weisenbacher Collection, Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts, Grand Rapids, MI
My Other Car is a Painting, Galerie Gebr. Lehmann, Dresden, DE

2014
Inaugural Exhibition, Sherrick & Paul, Nashville, TN
Sha Boogie Bop, Anonymous Gallery, New York, NY
Amerika, David Castillo Gallery, Miami, FL
Medium Rare, Galleri Kant, Copenhagen, DK
Thinking Through Painting, The Royal Swedish Academy of Fine Arts, Stockholm SE (catalog)
Go With the Flow, The Hole, New York, NY
Frameshift, Denny Gallery, New York, NY; curated by useful pictures
Brooklyn Bridge, George Lawson Gallery, San Francisco, CA; curated by Justine Frischmann
Cielo Y Tierra, Galeria Impakto, Lima, PE
Metabolic Bodies, David Castillo, Miami, FL
Fútbol: The Beautiful Game, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA; curated by Franklin Sirmans
SHAKTI, Brand New Gallery, Milan, IT
The Brucennial, 837 Washington Street, New York, NY
Painting in the Expanded Field, Mary S. Byrd Gallery, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA (catalog)
Black/White, LaMontagne Gallery, Boston, MA; curated by Brian Alfred and Shay Kun

2013
The Digital Divide, Sies + Höke, Düsseldorf, DE; curated by Henning Strassburger
Draw Gym, 247365 & Know More Games, Brooklyn, NY; curated by Brian Belott
Come Together: Surviving Sandy, Industry City, Brooklyn, NY; curated by Phong Bui
Hotbox Forever, Steven Wolf Fine Art, San Francisco, CA; curated by Linda Geary
Seventh-Inning Stretch, Eric Firestone Gallery, East Hampton, NY; curated by Carlo McCormick and Eric Firestone
All Fucking Summer, Gavlak Gallery, Palm Beach, FL
XSTRACTION, The Hole, New York, NY
Painted Perfect, Anonymous Gallery, Mexico City DF

2012
Hue & Cry, Sotheby's S|2, New York, NY; curated by Vladimir Restoin-Roitfeld (catalog)
News from Chicago and New York City, Fiebach Minninger, Cologne, DE; curated by Henning Strassburger
Raw, Ille Arts, Amagansett, NY; curated by Liz Markus
Against Interpretation, a project that builds upon abstract relations in the public domain,
organized by Whatspace, Tilburg, NL; curated by Koen Delaere (catalog)
Idealizing the Imaginary: Invention and Illusion in Contemporary Painting, Oakland University Art Gallery,
Rochester, MI; curated by Dick Goody (catalog)

2011
A Painting Show, Harris Lieberman, New York, NY
Let Your Light In, Country Club, Los Angeles, CA
BNA: Brooklyn to Nashville, ZieherSmith pop-up gallery, Nashville, TN
Gold Records, Daily Operation, New York, NY; curated by Jon Lutz
Informal Relations, Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art, Indianapolis, IN; curated by Scott Grow

2010
Third Thoughts, CCA Andratx, Mallorca, ES; curated by Barry Schwabsky and Carol Szymanski
Shape Language, Nicole Klagsbrun, New York, NY
Borderland Abstraction, Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha, NE; curated by Hesse McGraw
Vivid, Schroeder Romero, New York, NY; curated by Janet Phelps
Graphic Abstraction, Moot Gallery, SCAD Hong Kong; curated by Melissa Messina
Painting Comes Alive!, Artjail, New York, NY; organized by Erik den Breejen
I’ll Let You Be in my Dreams if I Can Be in Yours, Fredericks & Freiser, New York, NY
Platinum Metre, Aschenbach & Hofland, Amsterdam, NL; curated by Koen Delaere
Bushwick Schlacht!, Fortress to Solitude, Brooklyn, NY; curated by Guillermo Creus
Quick While Still, Heist Gallery, New York, NY; curated by Colin Huerter (catalog)
No Vacancy, The Butcher’s Daughter, Detroit, MI; curated by Valaire van Slyck

2009
Mergers & Acquisitions, Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA; curated by Stuart Horodner
Quick While Still, Motus Fort, Tokyo, JP; curated by Kadar Brock
Jettison: New Ideas in Abstraction, Austin Peay State University, Clarksville, TN (catalog)
Maximal Minimal, Primo Piano, Lugano, CH; curated by Ninì Bonavoglia
Rattled by the Rush, Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago, IL

2008
Pure Optic Ray, Fred Gallery, Leipzig, DE
Doppelganger, Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
Accident Blackspot, Freight + Volume, New York, NY
Accident Blackspot, Galerie Markus Winter, Berlin, DE
Insideout, Galeria Moriarty, Madrid, ES
Some Abstraction Occurs, 65GRAND, Chicago, IL; curated by Tiffany Calvert
Freeze Frame, Thrust Projects, New York, NY; organized by Elizabeth Cooper

AWARDS

2012 Painting Fellowship, New York Foundation for the Arts, New York, NY
2008 Grant, Artist's Fellowship Inc, New York, NY
2005 Painting Grant, George & Helen Segal Foundation, NJ
2004 The Space Program, Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation, New York, NY
2001 Leon Golub Scholarship, Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2016
Delfino, Jessica. "My LES: Wendy White," The Lo-Down, June 27.
Lehrer, Adam. "6 Can't-Miss Art Shows of the Week of June 20, 2016." Forbes, June 21.
Farley, Michael Anthony. "This Week's Must-See Art Events: Summer in the City," Art F City, June 21.
Steadman, Ryan. "8 Things to Do in New York's Art World by June 25," Observer, June 20.
Zhong, Fan. "Neville Wakefield Wants His MTV," W Magazine, April 7.

2015
Steer, Emily. "New Establishment: Wendy White," Elephant Magazine, Winter 2015-16, pp. 74-77.
Martinez, Alanna. "NADA Miami Beach is Still a Place for New Discoveries," New York Observer, Dec 6.
Indrisek, Scott. "Don't Call Me Scrappy: NADA Evolves, But Doesn't Lose it's Soul," Blouin Artinfo, Dec. 3.
Sjostrom, Jan. "Outside Art Basel, NADA, Miami Project and Art on Paper Intrigue," Palm Beach Daily News, Dec 4.
Bryson, Jessie. "Art Talk: Interview with New York Artist Wendy White," The Beijinger, October 29.
Cox, Steven. "Wendy White Interview," Hunted Projects, October 11.
Small, Rachel. "10 Picks from NADA 2015," Interview Magazine, May 16.
Indrisek, Scott. "Delusional Shopping at NADA New York," Blouin Artinfo, May 14.
Stopa, Jason. "How Man Caves and Mirrors Meet Painting: An Interview with Wendy White," Art in America, May.
Ciccarone, Erica. "Double Vanity: Wendy White," Nashville Arts Magazine, May.
White, Wendy. "12th Man: An Exclusive Portfolio," Modern Painters, February, pg. 57-65.
Schwabsky, Barry. "The Zeitgeist of No Zeitgeist: MoMA’s 'Forever Now' trumpets art with a shallow sense of tradition," The Nation, Jan 26.
Indrisek, Scott. "Wendy White Rebrands Athletic Wear for LES Pop-Up," Blouin Artinfo, Jan 12.

2014
Indrisek, Scott. "The Best Exhibitions of 2014," Blouin Artinfo, Dec 23.
Russeth, Andrew. "A Look Around The Untitled Art Fair in Miami Beach," ArtNews, Dec 8.
Hamer, Katy Diamond. "26 Female Artists on Lynda Benglis and the Art World's Gender Problems," ARTNews, November.
Hutson, Laura. "Wendy White: The Country Life Interview," Nashville Scene, Nov 26.
Hutson, Laura. "Soccer, High Tops, and the Reina Sofia: Eight Questions for Wendy White, Nashville Scene, Nov 25.
Hutson, Laura. "Wendy White Exhibits at Sherrick and Paul in November," Nashville Scene, Nov 6.
Stopa, Jason. "September Shows to Know," Whitewall, September 15.
Indrisek, Scott. "5 Must-See Gallery Shows: 'Go With the Flow' and more," Blouin Artinfo, August 7.
"'We sell neon' in de Tivolistraat," Brabants Dagblad, July 29.
Robbins, Kelly. "Wendy White: Interview," Studio International, August 6.
Robberts, Maud. "Incubate luistert perkeergarage Tivoli op," dichtbij, July 29.
Indrisek, Scott. "Wendy White Channels Soccer Fever, Almodovar, and Madrid," Blouin Artinfo, July 17.
Martin, Alison. "Wendy White Pays Tribute to Spain at East Harlem Project Space," Arte Fuse, July 20.
Russeth, Andrew. "6 Things to Do in New York's Art World Before July 18," NY Observer, July 14.
Slenske, Michael. "Spray it Loud," W Magazine, July 10.
Farago, Jason. "The Beautiful Game: Is Football Art?" BBC.com, Feb 3.
Saltz, Jerry. "Seeing Out Loud: Jerry Saltz on the Brief, Great Career of Moira Dryer," New York Magazine, January 10.
Mancini, Matt. "Wendy White at Andrew Rafacz," Chicago Contemporary Art Seminar, Jan 26.

2013
"Wendy White," Dust Magazine online, Dec 17.
"ABMB Artist Wendy White Tells Us to 'Leave it All On the Field'," Huffington Post, Dec 7.
Saltz, Jerry. "Lucy Dodd's Painting Intoxicates," New York Magazine, December 3.
Cristello, Stephanie. "Rainbow Kick - Wendy White, Pick Up a Knock at Andrew Rafacz," New American Paintings, Oct 16.
Markus, Liz. "Wendy White: Pick Up a Knock," Huffington Post, Sept 13.
Berni, Alessandro. "The Magnificent 9 New York," Artribune (Italy), June 21.
Maida, Stephanie. "Everything You Need to Know This Week on New York's Art Scene," Guest of a Guest, June 14.
Russeth, Andrew. "12 Things to Do in New York's Art World Before June 16," The New York Observer, June 10.
"Art de grand échelle," Elle Déco Belgium, June, pg. 26.
Stopa, Jason. "Whitehot Watch," Whitehot Magazine, May 2013.
Wilson, Michael. "Spotlight: Wendy White," New American Paintings, Volume 18, April/May.
"Fine Art Profile: Wendy White," Creative Quarterly, No. 29, pg. 66-69.

2012
Vogel, Carol. "The Art World, Blurred," The New York Times, Oct 28.
Fee, Brian. "A Celebration of City Living: Wendy White at Leo Koenig Inc," New American Paintings, Oct 15.
Dupont, Brian. "Dividing Line: Wendy White at Leo Koenig," Idiom Magazine, Oct 8.
Yau, John. "On Top of the Rubble: Recent Work by Wendy White," Hyperallergic, Sept 23.
Hauser, EJ. "Wendy White," BOMB Magazine, Issue 121, Sept.
Peña, Arthur. "Wendy White Interview," Curbs and Stoops, Sept 11.
Zevitas, Steven. "Twelve Must-See Painting Shows: September 2012," Huffington Post, Sept 10.
Hersh, Allison. "SCAD Alumni Conduct Dueling Dialog," Savannah Morning News, Sept 9.
"100 Fall Shows to See Around the World," Modern Painters, Aug 27.
Rhodes, David. “A Letter to Moira Dryer,” The Brooklyn Rail, April.
Müller, Regine. "Unbürokratische Co-Existenz," Handelsblatt, February 2.
Hernando, Silvia. "Los imprescindibles de ARCO," El Pais, February 2.
Wach, Alexandra. "Schöner Wohnen Mit Punk," Artnet.de, January 30.
Kann, Oliver and Frederik, Frede. "Wendy White,"Freunde von Freunden, Berlin, January 25.
Stewart-Sanabria, Denise. “Wendy White,” Art Papers, January/February.

2011
Schwabsky, Barry. Vitamin P2: New Perspectives in Painting, ed. Matthew Price, Phaidon Inc.
Eisenman, Nicole. "Artists on AbEx," Artforum, Summer.
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"Wendy White: 6 Years/6 Works," Chattanooga Times Free Press, September 30.
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Smith, Roberta. "Art in Review: 'Vivid' and 'Pavers'," The New York Times, January 21.
Vélez, Pedro. "Chicago 2010," Artnet.com, January 13.
Zevitas, Steven. "11 to Watch in 2011: Editor's Picks," New American Paintings, January 10.
Markus, Liz. "10 Painters, 10 Palettes: New York," Huffington Post, February 25.
Kutscher, Barbara. "Leben Auf der überholspur," Weltkunst, No. 1, January, pg. 38-40.

PUBLICATIONS

2013 Trigg, Sarah. Studio Life: Rituals, Collections, Tools, and Observations on the Artistic Process, Princeton Architectural Press.
2011 Schwabsky, Barry. Vitamin P2: New Perspectives in Painting, Phaidon Press Limited, London.


SOLO EXHIBITION CATALOGS

2014 White, Wendy. Wendy White: Madrid Me Mata, published by Arts & Leisure, New York, NY
2014 Wendy White: El Campo, published by VAN HORN, Düsseldorf, DE
2013 Molon, Dominic. Wendy White: Pick Up a Knock, published by Andrew Rafacz, Chicago, IL
2013 Smith, Josh and White, Wendy. Wendy White, published by Maruani & Noirhomme, Brussels, BE
2010 Wendy White, published by Leo Koenig Inc., New York, NY


GROUP EXHIBITION CATALOGS

2015 Yao, John. Painting is Not Doomed to Repeat Itself, published by Hollis Taggart Galleries, New York, NY
2014 Bui, Phong and Flam, Jack. Come Together: Surviving Sandy, Year 1, published by Skira Editore S.p.A., Milan, IT
2014 Frischmann, Justine and Lawson, George. Brooklyn Bridge, published by George Lawson Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA
2012 Grunenberg, Robert and Prinz, Susanne. Wendy White & Henning Strassburger: So Athletic, published by Der Verein
zur Förderung von Kunst und Kultur am Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz e.V., Berlin, DE
2012 Goody, Dick. Idealizing the Imaginary: Illusion and Invention in Contemporary Painting, published by Oakland University Art Gallery
2010 Heurter, Colin. Quick While Still, published by Heist Gallery, New York, NY
2009 Crnkovich, Ruth. Jettison: New Ideas in Abstraction, Austin Peay State University
2007 Emergent Behavior, Martin Art Gallery, Muhlenberg College


WRITING

2013 About Abstraction, catalog essay for Against Interpretation, a project that builds upon abstract relations in the public domain, published by Whatspace and Onomatopee, NL
2012 Inspiration Information, School of Visual Arts MFA Thesis 2012 catalog essay, published by the School of Visual Arts, New York, NY
2007 Jered Sprecher, catalog essay, published by The Art Gallery of Knoxville, TN
2006 Iconoclast, catalog essay for Raoul de Keyser, published by David Zwirner, New York, NY


CURATORIAL

2013 Deep Cuts (co-curated with David Humphrey), Anna Kustera, New York, NY
2012 Division 169 (co-curated with Justin Adian), Rawson Projects, Brooklyn, NY
2011 New York Area MFA Annual, Mason Gross School of the Arts/Rutgers University, Hunter College/Times Square Gallery, New York, NY
2010 De-Nature, Jolie Laide Gallery, Philadelphia, PA


TEACHING

2015 – Adjunct Professor of Painting, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY
2010 – Part-time Lecturer, Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
1997 – 2000 Professor, Savannah College of Art & Design, Savannah, GA