*1971, Deep River, CT, Lives and works in New York City
2003 MFA Mason Gross School of theArts, Rutgers University, NJ
1993 BFA Savannah College of Art & Design, Savannah, GA
GYPSY WAGON, w/ Justin Adian, CAPITAL, San Francisco, CA, USA
Santa Cruz, Eric Firestone Gallery, New York, NY, USA
Skiing, Galerie Jérôme Pauchant, Paris, FR
Double Vanity, Sherrick & Paul, Nashville, TN, USA
Wendy White:12th Man, David Castillo Gallery, Miami, FL, USA
El Campo, VAN HORN, Düsseldorf, DE (cat.)
David Castillo Gallery, Art Los Angeles Contemporary, Santa Monica, CA, USA
We, Incubate, Tivoligarage exterior, Tilburg, NL
CURVA, M Building, Miami, FL; presented by SCAD
Pick Up a Knock, Andrew Rafacz, Chicago, IL (cat.)
Sports Moment, Makebish, New York, NY
Wendy White, Maruani and Noirhomme, Brussels, Belgium (cat.)
Galeria Moriarty, Madrid, Spain
Leo Koenig Inc., New York, USA
Radio Lampor, VAN HORN, Düsseldorf, Germany
So Athletic : Wendy White and Henning Strassburger, Der Verein zur Förderung von Kunst und Kultur am Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz, Berlin, Germany (cat.)
6 Years/6 Works, Cress Gallery, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga, USA
French Cuts, Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago, IL
Up w/Briquette, Leo Koenig Inc., New York, NY
Feel Rabid or Not, Galeria Moriarty, Madrid, Spain
Autokennel, Leo Koenig Inc., New York, NY, USA
Chunk Lite, Solomon Projects, Atlanta, GA, USA
Wendy White, Sixtyseven, New York, NY, USA
Silver Tongued, Solomon Projects, Atlanta, GA, USA
Spilled in Spaces, Solomon Projects, Atlanta, GA, USA
A Process Series II, Rawson Projects, New York, NY, US
Man Alive!, curated by Wendy White, Jablonka Maruani Mercier Gallery, Brussels, BE
Site-specific installation: LOW PRESSURE, at Drake One Fifty, Toronto, Ontario, CA
SMALL PAINTING, County Gallery, Palm Beach, FL, USA
WHATSPACE – Steven Cox, Chery Donegan, Aleana Egan, Wade Guyton, Rachel Koolen, Wendy White, Halsey Makcay Gallery, East Hampton, USA
Baudrillard’s America, Andrew Rafacz, Chicago, IL, USA
Behold! The Blob, Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, USA
Womanhouse, Eric Firestone Gallery, East Hampton, NY, USA
Black/White, curated by Brian AlfredAmeringer, McEnery Yohe, New York, NY, USA
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 painting, Gebr. Lehmann, Dresden/Berlin, GER
David Castillo Gallery Pop-up, David Castillo, Miami, FL, USA
Brooklyn Bridge, George Lawson Gallery, San Francisco, USA
Frameshift, Denny Gallery, New York, USA
Thinking Through Painting, The Royal Swedish Academy of Fine Arts, Stockholm SE
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, USA
SHAKTI, Brand New Gallery, Milan, Italy
BLACK/WHITE, La Montagne Gallery, Boston, USA
Painting in the Expanded Field, Mary S. Byrd Gallery, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, USA
The Digital Divide, Sies + Höke, Düsseldorf, Germany; curated by Henning Strassburger
Come Together: Surviving Sandy, Industry City, Brooklyn, NY; curated by Phong Bui
Hotbox Forever, Steven Wolf Fine Art, San Francisco, USA
Seventh-Inning Stretch, Eric Firestone Gallery, East Hampton, USA, curated by Carlo McCormick and E. Firestone
All Fucking Summer, Gavlak Gallery, Palm Beach, USA
XSTRACTION, The Hole, New York, USA (cat.)
After Hours 2: Murals on the Bowery, sponsored by Art Production Fund and The New Museum, New York, USA
Painted Perfect, Anonymous Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico
Hue & Cry, Space S2, Sotheby’s, New York, USA (cat.)
News from Chicago and New York City, Fiebach Minninger, Cologne, Germany
Raw, Ille Arts, Amagansett, USA
Performing Painting (with José Parlá), Savannah College of Art & Design, Savannah, USA
Against Interpretation, organized by Whatspace, Tilburg, NL (cat.)
Idealizing the Imaginary: Invention and Illusion in Contemporary Painting, Oakland University Art Gallery, Rochester, USA; curated by Dick Goody (cat.)
A Painting Show, Harris Lieberman, New York, NY, USA
Let Your Light In, Country Club, Los Angeles, CA, USA
BNA: Brooklyn to Nashville, ZieherSmith pop-up gallery, Nashville, TN, USA
Gold Records, Daily Operation, New York, NY; USA, curated by Jon Lutz
Informal Relations, Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art, Indianapolis, IN; USA, curated by Scott Grow
Vivid, Schroeder Romero & Shredder, New York, NY; curated by Janet Phelps
Painting Comes Alive!, Artjail, New York, NY; organized by Erik den Breejen
Graphic Abstraction, SCAD Hong Kong
Third Thoughts, CCA Andratx, Mallorca, Spain; curated by Barry Schwabsky and Carol Szymanski
I’ll Let You Be in My Dreams If I Can Be in Yours, Fredericks & Freiser, New York, NY
Shape Language, Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York, NY
Platinum Metre, Aschenbach & Hofland, Amsterdam, The Netherlands; curated by Koen Delaere
Bushwick Schlacht!, Fortress to Solitude, Brooklyn, NY; curated by Guillermo Creus with Tom Sanford and Marcel Hüppauff
Quick While Still, Heist Gallery, New York, NY; curated by Colin Huerter
Borderland Abstraction, Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha, NE; curated by Hesse McGraw
No Vacancy, The Butcher’s Daughter, Detroit, MI; curated by Valaire Van Slyck
Quick While Still, Motus Fort, Tokyo, Japan; curated by Kadar Brock
Jettison: New Ideas in Abstraction, Austin Peay State University, TN
Maximal Minimal, Art Advisory, Lugano, Switzerland; curated by Nini Bonavoglia
Rattled by the Rush, Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago, IL
Mergers & Acquisitions, Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA; curated by Stuart Horodner
Pure Optic Ray, Fred, Leipzig, Germany
Accident Blackspot, Freight + Volume, New York, NY and Galerie Markus Winter, Berlin, Germany; curated by Rob Nadeau & Jim Lee
Insideout, Galeria Moriarty, Madrid, Spain
Some Abstraction Occurs, 65GRAND, Chicago, IL; curated by Tiffany Calvert
Freeze Frame, Thrust Projects, New York, NY; curated by Elizabeth Cooper
Late Liberties, John Connelly Presents, New York, NY; curated by Augusto Arbizo
The Show’s So Nice, Monya Rowe, New York, NY
Material Presence, Herron School of Art, Indianapolis, IN; curated by Scott Grow
Emergent Behavior, Martin Art Gallery, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA; curated by Amze Emmons
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
Open for Business, V&A Gallery, New York, NY
Wendy White, Wendy Cooper Gallery Project Room, Chicago, IL
Twenty Eight Days, Wendy Cooper Gallery, Chicago
So Few the Opportunities, So Many the Mistakes, Champion Fine Art, Brooklyn, NY; curated by Josh Smith
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.
Wendy White, 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 t radition,” The Nation, Jan 26.
Indrisek, Scott. “Wendy White Rebrands Athletic Wear for LES Pop-Up,” Blouin Artinfo, Jan 12.
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.
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.
“Wendy White,” Dust Magazine online, Dec 17.
“ABMB Artist Wendy White Tells Us to ‘Leave it All On the Field’,” Huffington Post, Dec 7.
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.
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.
Schwabsky, Barry. Vitamin P2: New Perspectives in Painting, ed. Matthew Price, Phaidon Inc.
“Wendy White: 6 Years/6 Works,” Chattanooga Times Free Press, September 30.
Crumb, Michael. “Relativity of Abstraction: Wendy White,” Chattanooga Pulse, October 26.
Vitamin P2: New Perspectives in Painting, ed. Matthew Price, essay by Barry Schwabsky, Phaidon Inc.
“Wendy White: 6 Years/6 Works,” Chattanooga Times, September 30.
Eisenman, Nicole. “Artists on AbEx,” Artforum, Summer.
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 blog, 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.
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 blog, 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, pg. 52.
Markus, Liz. “Chelsea Openings,” The Huffington Post, June 25.
Saltz, Jerry. “Critic’s Pick: Wendy White,” New York Magazine, May 10, pg. 121.
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.
Vittorio Colaizzi. “Un-Un-Un-Monumental: Instances of Scale in Contemporary Abstract Painting; Wendy White and Gianna Commito,” Midwest Art History Society Conference, Omaha, NE, April 9.
Bors, Chris. “Quick While Still @ Heist Gallery,” Artillery Magazine, March/April.
Krainak, Michael J., “Border Crossings,” Omaha Weekly Reader, February 4.
“Chaos Continuum,” ROJO®EVER, Sintonison S.L., Sao Paulo and Barcelona, January 10.
Pozuelo, Abel H. “Wendy White, colapso calculado,” El Cultural, October 16.
Chatterson, Kris. “Studio Visit: Wendy White,” Bomblog, September 21.
Johnson, Paddy. “The Next Ones,” The L Magazine, September 2.
Peng, Qi. “Wendy White,” Salt Lake City Fine Arts Examiner, July 22.
Rubinstein, Raphael. “Provisional Painting,” Art in America, May.
Archey, Karen & Johnson, Paddy. “33 Outstanding Artists Emerging After 1999,” Art Fag City, April.
Grabner, Michelle. Exhibition catalog, Keltie Ferris: Man Eaters, Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City,
Hudson, Suzanne. “Wendy White, Leo Koenig,” Artforum International, October.
Olson, Craig. “Painting: Now and Forever, Part II,” The Brooklyn Rail, September.
Chu, Ingrid. “Accident Blackspot,” Time Out New York, August 20-26.
Saltz, Jerry. “Wendy White: Critics’ Pick,” New York Magazine online, July 28.
Coates, Jennifer. “Wendy White, ‘Autokennel’,” Time Out New York, July 10-16.
Guha, Rohin. “Wendy White’s ‘Autokennel’ @ Leo Koenig,” Black Book online, July 22.
Maine, Stephen, “Oh, Fickle Taste!; or, the Return of the Tenth Street Touch; Cora Cohen, Elizabeth Cooper, Kylie Heidenheimer, Joel Longenecker, Melissa Meyer, Rob Nadeau, Jackie Saccacio and Wendy White,” Painting’s Edge guest critic lecture, Idyllwild, CA, July 3.
Barmeyer, Mary Logan. “Wendy White,” Papermag online, June 19.
Conner, Jill. “Freeze Frame,” ArtUS, Issue 22, Spring.
Olson, Craig. “Freeze Frame,” The Brooklyn Rail, March 2008.
Maine, Stephen. “From Glitter to Grit,” The New York Sun, January 24.
“Freeze Frame,” Medium Cool: Painting, Time Out New York, January 17 – 23.
Gunn, Dan. “Some Abstraction Occurs,” Newcity Chicago, January 11.
Lutz, Jon. “Wendy White,” The Old Gold, www.theoldgold.com, December 10.
Maine, Stephen. “Addressing Liberty Without Literality, The New York Sun, August 2.
Hollday, Frank. “Abstraction Reconsidered,” Gay City News, July 26.
Maine, Stephen. “Wendy White at Sixtyseven,” Art in America, February.
“Conversation with Jasmine Justice,” exhibition catalog, CUE Art Foundation, New York, NY, January.
Exhibition catalog, Emergent Behavior, Martin Art Gallery, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA.
Fox, Catherine. “Man’s Junk Gives Off a Toxic Vibe,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution, November 19.
Bischoff, Dan. “Siege mentality…,” The Star-Ledger, January.
Byrd, Cathy. “Wendy White: Silver Tongued,” Art Papers, April/May.
Maine, Stephen. “Dateline Brooklyn,” Artnet.com, April 14.
Byrd, Cathy. “Wendy White at Solomon Projects,” Art in America, May.
2014 Wendy White, El Campo, VAN HORN, Düsseldorf
2014 Wendy White: Madrid Me Mata, Nick Lawrence, Madrid, ES
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 (
2013 Wendy White, Maruani & Noirhomme Gallery, Brussels
2013 Pick Up A Knock, Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago
2012 Robert Grunenberg/Susanne Pitz , Wendy White & Henning Strassburger: So Athletic, Verein zur Förderung
von Kunst und Kultur am Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz e.V. (ed.), Berlin
2011 Price, Matt, ed. Vitamin P2: New Perspectives in Painting, Phaidon Press Limited, London.
2010 Wendy White, Leo Koenig Inc., New York, NY.
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
2007 Exhibition catalog essay, “Jered Sprecher, Truth in Tension,” The Art Gallery of Knoxville, TN.
2006 Exhibition catalog essay, “Raoul de Keyser: Iconoclast,” David Zwirner Inc., New York, NY.
AWARDS & GRANTS
2008 Artists’ Fellowship, Inc. Grant, New York, NY
2005 George & Helen Segal Foundation Grant, NJ
2004 The Space Program, Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation, New York, NY
UBS Art Collection
Saks Fifth Avenue
Savannah College of Art & Design
Taguchi Art Collection, Japan
Progressive Art Collection, USA
Tulip Collection, UK
Red Bull North America
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky, USA
2013 Deep Cuts (co-curated with David Humphrey), Anna Kustera, New York, NY
2012 Division 169, curated by Justin Adian and Wendy White, Rawson Projects, Brooklyn, NY, featuring Colin O’Con, Derek Franklin, Jamian Juliano-Villani, Erik Schoonebeek, and Richard Tinkler
2011 Mason Gross School of the Arts/Rutgers University, curated by Wendy White, New York Area MFA Annual, Hunter College/Times Square Gallery, New York, NY
2010 De-Nature, curated by Wendy White, Jolie Laide Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, featuring Brian Belott, Paul DeMuro, Rachel Foullon, Liz Markus, Sarah Peters, Lamar Peterson, and Bill Saylor
LECTURES & PANELS
Lecture & Visiting Artist, Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center, MA (forthcoming)
Lecture & Visiting Artist, Institute of Contemporary Art, UPenn, Philadelphia, PA (forthcoming)
Visiting Artist, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA (forthcoming)
Lecture & Visiting Artist, University of Richmond, Richmond, VA (forthcoming)
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 & Visiting Artist, Royal Institute of the Arts, Stockholm, Sweden
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
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
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
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
Lecture, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL
Lecture & Visiting Artist, SUNY Purchase, NY
Lecture & Visiting Artist, Bard College, Annondale-on-Hudson, N