WENDY WHITE

b. 1971, Deep River, CT
Lives and works in New York, NY

EDUCATION
2003 MFA Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University, NJ
1993 BFA Savannah College of Art & Design, Savannnah, GA

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2015 Sherrick & Paul, Nashville, TN
12th Man, David Castillo, Miami, FL
2014 Madrid Me Mata, Arts & Leisure, New York, NY
El Campo, VAN HORN, Düsseldorf, DE
2013 CURVA, M Building, Miami, FL; presented by SCAD
Pick Up a Knock, Andrew Rafacz, Chicago, IL
Sports Moment, Makebish, New York, NY
Wendy White, Maruani and Noirhomme, Brussels, BE
2012 Pix Vää, Leo Koenig, Inc., New York, NY
En Asfalto, Galeria Moriarty, Madrid, ES
Radio Lampor, Van Horn, Düsseldorf, Germany
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
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
2005 Project Room, Wendy Cooper Gallery, Chicago, IL
2003 Silver Tongued, Solomon Projects, Atlanta, GA
2000 Spilled in Spaces, Solomon Projects, Atlanta, GA

PUBLIC PROJECTS
2014 We, Incubate Festival Arts Program, Tilburg, NL
2013 After Hours 2: Murals on the Bowery, sponsored by Art Production Fund and The New Museum, New York, NY
Window on Broad, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2012 So Athletic (with Henning Strassburger), Kunstverein Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz, Berlin, DE; curated by Suzanne Prinz
Performing Painting (with José Parla), Savannah College of Art & Design, Savannah, GA; curated by Melissa Messina


GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2015
My Other Car is a Painting, Galerie Gebr. Lehmann, Dresden, DE

2014
Inaugural Exhibition, Sherrick & Paul, Nashville, TN
Amerika, David Castillo Gallery, Miami, FL
Medium Rare, Galleri Kant, Copenhagen, DK
Thinking Through Painting, The Royal Swedish Academy of Fine Arts, Stockholm SE
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
Painting in the Expanded Field, Mary S. Byrd Gallery, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA
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, Space S2, Sotheby’s, New York, NY; curated by Vladimir Restoin-Roitfeld
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
Idealizing the Imaginary: Invention and Illusion in Contemporary Painting, Oakland University Art Gallery, Rochester, MI; curated by Dick Goody

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 Gallery, New York, NY
Borderland Abstraction, Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha, NE; curated by Hesse McGraw
Vivid: Female Currents in Painting, 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
No Vacancy, The Butcher’s Daughter, Detroit, MI; curated by Valaire van Slyck

2009
Mergers & Acquisitions, the Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA; curated by Stuart Horodner
Quick While Still, Motus Fort, Tokyo, JP
Jettison: New Ideas in Abstraction, Austin Peay State University, Clarksville, TN
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

2007
Late Liberties, John Connelly Presents, New York, NY; curated by Augusto Arbizo
The Show's So Nice, Monya Rowe, New York, NY
Material Presence, Marsh Project Gallery, Herron School of Art, Indianapolis, IN; curated by Scott Grow
Emergent Behavior, Martin Art Gallery, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA; curated by Amze Emmons

2006
Norf*kneasters Take Pluto, Pluto, Brooklyn, NY; curated by Nicole Eisenman
Twist it Twice, Moti Hasson Gallery, New York, NY; curated by Franklin Evans
Le Show, V&A Gallery, New York, NY
Boat Show, High Energy Constructs, Los Angeles, CA
Glenn Curtis & Wendy White, Richrichrich, Detroit, MI
Twenty Eight Days, Wendy Cooper Gallery, Chicago, IL

2005
Twenty Eight Days, Wendy Cooper Gallery, Chicago, IL
Rural, Urban & Otherwise, City Without Walls, Newark, NJ

2004
So Few the Opportunities, So Many the Mistakes, Champion Fine Art, Brooklyn, NY; curated by Josh Smith


AWARDS
2012 Painting Fellowship, New York Foundation for the Arts, New York, NY
2008 Grant, Artists' 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
2014
Russeth, Andrew. "A Look Around The Untitled Art Fair in Miami Beach," ArtNews, Dec 8.
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," Vulture (New York Magazine online), 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.
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.
Crumb, Michael. "The Year in Visual Arts Top Ten," Chattanooga Pulse, December 29.
Crumb, Michael. "Relativity of Abstraction: Wendy White," Chattanooga Pulse, October 26.
"Wendy White: 6 Years/6 Works," Chattanooga Times Free Press, September 30.
"Wendy White: 6 Years/6 Works," Chattanooga Times, September 30.
Hirsch, Faye. "Lawler, Wearing Put Women on Top at Gallery Week," Art in America, May 10.
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.

2010
Saltz, Jerry. "Critic's Pick: Wendy White," New York Magazine, May 10, pg. 121.
Swartz, Anne. "Wendy White," Artpapers, November/December, pg. 54.
Julious, Brit. "Wendy White," ARTWRIT, Volume IV, Fall.
Butler, Sharon. "Abstract Expressionist New York: Line and Legacy." The Huffington Post, December 14.
Ise, Claudine. "Four for Fall," Art:21, September 28.
Weinberg, Lauren. "Wendy White, French Cuts," Time Out Chicago, Issue 291 : Sep 23–29.
Ritchie, Abraham. "Wendy White, French Cuts," ArtSlant Chicago, September 20.
Podcast Interview, "Episode 264: Wendy White," Bad at Sports, Sept 19.
Weinberg, Lauren. "Fall Opening Critic's Picks," Time Out Chicago, September 9-15, 2010, pg. 52.
Markus, Liz. "Chelsea Openings," The Huffington Post, June 25.
Finch, Charlie. "Must Bad Painting Be Good?" Artnet Magazine, www.artnet.com, April 30.
"Dana Frankfort & Wendy White in Conversation," NYFA Current, www.nyfa.org, April 28.
Exhibition catalog, "Wendy White," published by Leo Koenig Inc., April.
Krainak, Michael J., "Border Crossings," Omaha Weekly Reader, February 4.
"Chaos Continuum," ROJO®EVER, Sintonison S.L., Sao Paulo and Barcelona, January 10.

2009
Rubinstein, Raphael. "Provisional Painting," Art in America, May, p. 122-135., illus.
Pozuelo, Abel H. "Wendy White, colapso calculado," El Cultural, October 16.
Chatterson, Kris. "Studio Visit: Wendy White," BOMB blog, September 21.
Johnson, Paddy. "The Next Ones," The L Magazine, September 2.
Peng, Qi. "Wendy White," Salt Lake City Fine Arts Examiner, July 22.
Johnson, Paddy & Archey, Karen. "33 Outstanding Artists Emerging After 1999," Art Fag City, (April).

2008
Hudson, Suzanne. "Wendy White, Leo Koenig," Artforum, Oct, p. 383., illus.
Saltz, Jerry. "Wendy White: Critics' Pick," New York Magazine, July 28.
Olson, Craig. "Painting: Now and Forever, Part II," The Brooklyn Rail, Sept.
Chu, Ingrid. "Accident Blackspot," Time Out New York, Aug. 20-26.
Coates, Jennifer. "Wendy White, 'Autokennel'," Time Out New York, July 10-16, p. 58.
Guha, Rohin. "Wendy White's 'Autokennel' @ Leo Koenig," Black Book, July 22.
Barmeyer, Mary Logan. "Wendy White," Papermag, June 19.
Conner, Jill. "Freeze Frame," ArtUS, Issue 22, Spring.
Olson, Craig. "Freeze Frame," The Brooklyn Rail, March, p. 50-1; illus.
Maine, Stephen. "From Glitter to Grit," The New York Sun, Jan 24.
Gunn, Dan. "Some Abstraction Occurs," Newcity Chicago, Jan 11.

2007
Maine, Stephen. "Wendy White at Sixtyseven," Art in America, Feb.
Hollday, Frank. "Abstraction Reconsidered," Gay City News, July 26.
Gehman, Geoff. "Handmade objects emerge into a visual playground," The Morning Call, April.
Maine, Stephen. "Addressing Liberty Without Literality, The New York Sun, Aug 2.
Exhibition catalog, Emergent Behavior, Martin Art Gallery, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA

2006
Fox, Catherine. "Man's Junk Gives Off a Toxic Vibe," Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Nov 19.

2005
Bischoff, Dan. "Siege mentality...," The Star-Ledger, Jan 21.

2004
Byrd, Cathy. "Wendy White: Silver Tongued," Art Papers, April/May, p. 40-41.
Koether, Jutta. "Ich will eine stadtkunstlerin sein," Texte Zur Kunst, July; illus.
Maine, Stephen. "Dateline Brooklyn," Artnet.com, April 14.

2003
Granieri, Laurie. "They'll Take Manhattan," Home News Tribune, May 2; illus.

2001
Byrd, Cathy. "Wendy White at Solomon Projects," Art in America, May.


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 Nick Lawrence, New York, NY
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
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



LECTURES AND PANELS
2015
Lecture & Visiting Artist, SUNY Albany, Albany, NY

2014
Lecture & Visiting Artist, Herron School of Art & Design, Indianapolis, IN
Lecture & Visiting Artist, New York Studio Residency Program, Brooklyn, NY
Lecture & Visiting Artist, Winifred Johnson Clive Foundation Distinguished Visiting Fellow
for Interdisciplinary Painting Practices, San Francisco Institute of the Arts, CA
Lecture, Visiting Artist, & Guest Critic, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

2013
Visiting Artist Series, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
Lecture & Visiting Artist, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY
Lecture & Visiting Artist, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL
Visiting Artist, Summer Intensive, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA
Critical Dialog Lecture Series, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA
Lecture, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2012
Senior Painting & Drawing Survey Guest Critic, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
Lecture & Visiting Artist, Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA
Visiting Artist, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
Lecture & Visiting Artist, University of Richmond, Richmond, VA
Lecture, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA
Visiting Artist, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Kossak Painting Fellowship Guest Critic, Hunter College, New York, NY
Lecture & Visiting Artist, Painting Department, Cranbrook Academy, Bloomfield Hills, MI
Lecture, Mason Gross School of the Arts, New Brunswick, NJ
MFA Lecture Series, Portland State University, Portland, OR
Art Forum Spring 2012 Lecture Series, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ
Lecture, ArtEZ Institute of the Arts, Arnhem, NL
Lecture, Royal Institute of the Arts, Stockholm, SE
Lecture & Visiting Artist, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA
Lecture & Visiting Artist, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY
Panel, "Painting and the Collapsed Field," South Eastern College Art Conference, Savannah, GA
Lecture & Visiting Artist, Diane Marek Visiting Artist Series, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga, TN

2011
Lecture & Visiting Critic, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
Visiting Artist, Parsons The New School for Design, New York, NY
Current Perspectives Lecture Series, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO
Panel, "Abstract Painting at 100," College Art Association Conference, NY

2010
Lecture & Visiting Artist, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL
Lecture, Mason Gross School of the Arts, New Brunswick, NJ
Lecture & Visiting Artist, SCAD Atlanta, GA


2009
Lecture & Visiting Artist, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA
Lecture & Visiting Artist, Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University, Boston, MA
Lecture & Visiting Artist, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

2008
Lecture, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL

2007
Lecture & Visiting Artist, SUNY Purchase, NY
Lecture & Visiting Artist, Bard College, Annondale-on-Hudson, NY


SELECTED COLLECTIONS

ARCO Foundation Collection, Madrid ES
UBS Art Collection, Zurich CH
Defares Collection, Amsterdam NL
Taguchi Art Collection, Tokyo JP
Ross Bleckner, New York, NY USA
Red Bull America, New York, NY USA
Jimenez-Colon Collection, Ponce PR
Savannah College of Art and Design USA
Progressive Art Collection, Cleveland USA
Tulip Collection, London UK