b. Deep River, CT, USA
lives and works in New York, NY

EDUCATION

MFA Rutgers University
BFA Savannah College of Art & Design

AWARDS

2019 Tieger Mentor in the Arts, Cornell University
2012 Painting Fellowship, NYFA
2008 Grant, Artists' Fellowship, Inc. 
2005 Grant, George & Helen Segal Foundation
2004 The Space Program, Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation, NYC
2001 Leon Golub Scholarship, Rutgers University


SOLO AND TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2022 TBD, Shulamit Nazarian, Los Angeles
2021
Low Pressure, Museum Goch, Germany
2021 Mark and Phil, Denny Dimin, NYC
2021 Airlok or Gazing into the Void (with Julia Wachtel), Von Ammon Co, Washington DC
2020 Suk it Kevin, New Release, NYC
2020 Peace/Lve, COUNTY, Palm Beach
2019 Racetrack Playa, Shulamit Nazarian, Los Angeles
2018 Natural Light, Andrew Rafacz, Chicago
2018 Rainbow Bridge, Kaikai Kiki, Tokyo; curated by Takashi Murakami
2018 American Idyll, SCAD Museum of Art
2018 Oil Slicks, David Castillo Gallery, Miami
2018 Loves, Gallery 1600, SCAD Atlanta 
2017 Kelly Girl, VAN HORN, Düsseldorf
2017 Brian Calvin | Wendy White, Cabinet, Milan
2017 Gypsy Wagon, (with Justin Adian), CAPITAL, San Francisco
2016 Santa Cruz, Eric Firestone, NYC
2015 Skiing, Galerie Jérome Pauchant, Paris
2015 Double Vanity, Sherrick & Paul, Nashville
2015 12th Man, David Castillo, Miami
2014 El Campo, VAN HORN, Düsseldorf
2013 CURVA, M Building, Miami
2013 Pick Up a Knock, Andrew Rafacz, Chicago
2013 Wendy White, Maruani Noirhomme, Brussels
2012 Pix Vää, Leo Koenig, Inc., NYC
2012 En Asfalto, Galeria Moriarty, Madrid
2012 Radio Lampor, VAN HORN, Düsseldorf
2012 So Athletic (with Henning Strassburger), Kunstverein Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz, Berlin, curated by Suzanne Prinz (catalog)
2012 Performing Painting (with José Parlá), Savannah College of Art & Design; curated by Melissa Messina and Isolde Brielmaier
2011 6 Years/6 Works, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga
2010 French Cuts, Andrew Rafacz, Chicago IL
2010 Up w/Briquette, Leo Koenig, Inc., NYC
2009 Feel Rabid or Not, Galeria Moriarty, Madrid
2008 Autokennel, Leo Koenig, Inc., NYC
2006 Chunk Lite, Solomon Projects, Atlanta
2006 Wendy White, Sixtyseven, NYC

SOLO PROJECTS

2021 Rainbow Drift, mural commission, Kranzberg Arts Foundation, St. Louis
2020
Sea Foam (Convertible), The Armory Show, NYC (solo booth, Shulamit Nazarian)
2019 Free Beer Tomorrow, UNTITLED VIP Lounge, Miami Beach
2019 Body Shop, CLEA RSKY, Brooklyn
2019 Commission, Rocket Mortgage Field House, Cleveland; Detroit Pistons Practice Facility, Detroit
2018 Rainbow Bridge (Bifrost), site-specific painting, The Belt, Detroit
2017 Commission, Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta
2017 JEANS, Rawson Projects, NYC
2016 OVERRIDE | A Billboard Project, presented by EXPO Chicago, Chicago
2016 No Pressure, site-specific installation, Drake One Fifty, Toronto
2015 What a Letdown, NADA Miami Beach, (solo booth, Rawson Projects)
2015 Redidas®, Rawson Projects, NYC
2014 We, Incubate Festival Arts Program, Tilburg
2014 Madrid Me Mata, Arts & Leisure, NYC (catalog)
2013 UNTITLED Miami Beach (solo booth, Kustera Projects)
2013 After Hours 2: Murals on the Bowery, Art Production Fund, NYC
2012 ARCO Madrid (solo booth, Galeria Moriarty)


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2021
For Calder (in Motion), Launch F18, NYC
Home and Away: Selections from Common Practice
, Miles McEnery Gallery, NYC
EXPEDITION, Brattleboro Museum & Art Center, Brattleboro, VT
Coloring, UK Art Museum, Lexington, KY
Una Farfalla Nello Spazio, Arte 92, Madrid, Spain
100 Sculptures, Anonymous Gallery, NYC
Recent Acquisitions, Abroms-Engel Institute for Visual Arts, Birmingham, AL

2020
Hold on Tight, Shulamit Nazarian, Los Angeles

2019
ACE: Art on Sports, Promise, and Selfhood, University at Albany Art Museum
Wide World of Sports, Eric Firestone Gallery, East Hampton, NY
Downtown Painting, Peter Freeman Inc., curated by Alex Katz
Globe as a Palette: Contemporary Art from the Taguchi Art Collection, Hokkaido Obihiro Museum of Art, Obihiro; Kushiro Art Museum, Hokkaido; Hakodate Museum of Art, Hokkaido; Sapporo Art Museum, Japan
The Celebration of Painting, Sophis Gallery, Seoul; curated by Christina Kang
Notebook, 56 Henry, NYC; curated by Joanne Greenbaum
Highs & Lows, Mast Books, NYC; curated by Justin Adian

2018
The World’s Game: Fútbol and Contemporary Art, Pérez Art Museum, Miami; curated by Franklin Sirmans and Jennifer Ignacio
BURNT, Marlborough Contemporary, NYC; curated by Leo Fitzpatrick
The Strangeness Will Wear Off, David Castillo Gallery, Miami
100 Sculptures, Anonymous Gallery, Mexico City; curated by Joseph Ian Henrikson and Todd von Ammon
Grafik, Harper's Books, East Hampton, NY; curated by Ryan McGinness
Xeriscape, Library Street Collective, Detroit
Focus III: I’ll see it when I believe it, Works in the private collection of Jack and Rebecca Drake, Abroms Engel Institute for the Visual Arts, University of Alabama, Birmingham

2017
The Art Show: Art of the New Millenium in Taguchi Art Collection, The Museum of Modern Art, Gunma, Japan
No burden as heavy, David Castillo Gallery, Miami
Broken Language, Shulamit Nazarian, Los Angeles
Man Alive, Maruani Mercier Gallery, Brussels

2016
Mount Analogue, Performance Ski, Aspen; curated by Neville Wakefield
Temporary Highs, bitforms, NYC; curated by Lindsay Howard

2015
Full of Peril and Weirdness: Painting as a Universalism, M Woods, Beijing
Painting is Not Doomed to Repeat Itself, Hollis Taggart, NYC; curated by John Yau
All Killer No Filler, Eric Firestone Gallery, East Hampton, NY
Outta Town Sh*t, Kravets & Wehby, NYC; curated by Nina Chanel Abney
Taguchi Hiroshi Art Collection: A Walk around the Contemporary Art World after Paradigm Shift, The Museum of Fine Arts Gifu, Japan
Power Objects: The Rogers & Weisenbacher Collection, Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts, Grand Rapids, MI
Any Given Sunday, Fine Arts Center Gallery, University of Arkansas Fayetteville

2014
Fútbol: The Beautiful Game, Los Angeles County Museum of Art; curated by Franklin Sirmans
Amerika, David Castillo Gallery, Miami
Thinking Through Painting, Royal Swedish Academy, Stockholm
Go With the Flow, The Hole, NYC
Frameshift, Denny Gallery, NYC
Metabolic Bodies, David Castillo, Miami

2013
The Digital Divide, Sies + Höke, Düsseldorf; curated by Henning Strassburger
Seventh-Inning Stretch, Eric Firestone Gallery, East Hampton, NY; curated by Carlo McCormick
All Fucking Summer, Gavlak, Palm Beach
XSTRACTION, The Hole, NYC
After Hours 2: Murals on the Bowery, Art Production Fund, NYC

2012
Hue & Cry, Space S2, Sotheby’s, NYC; curated by Vladimir Restoin-Roitfeld (catalog)
Idealizing the Imaginary: Invention and Illusion in Contemporary Painting, Oakland University Art Gallery, Rochester; curated by Dick Goody

2011
A Painting Show, Harris Lieberman, NYC
Informal Relations, Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art, Indianapolis, IN

2010
Third Thoughts, CCA Andratx, Mallorca; curated by Barry Schwabsky and Carol Szymanski
Graphic Abstraction, SCAD Hong Kong
I’ll Let You Be in my Dreams if I Can Be in Yours, Fredericks & Freiser, NYC
Shape Language, Nicole Klagsbrun, NYC
Borderland Abstraction, Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha; curated by Hesse McGraw
Vivid: Female Currents in Painting, Schroeder Romero, NYC; curated by Janet Phelps

2009
Maximal Minimal, Primopiano, Lugano; curated by Nini Bonavoglia
Rattled by the Rush, Andrew Rafacz, Chicago
Mergers & Acquisitions, Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA

2008
Pure Optic Ray, Fred, Leipzig
Insideout, Galeria Moriarty, Madrid

2007
Late Liberties, John Connelly Presents, NYC; curated by Augusto Arbizo

2006
Norf*kneasters Take Pluto, Pluto, Brooklyn; curated by Nicole Eisenman
Twist it Twice, Moti Hasson Gallery, NYC; curated by Franklin Evans
Twenty Eight Days, Wendy Cooper Gallery, Chicago, IL

2004
Too Few the Opportunities, So Many the Mistakes, Champion Fine Art, Brooklyn; curated by Josh Smith (catalog)


BIBLIOGRAPHY

2021
Fateman, Johanna. "Wendy White," The New Yorker. 
Jenkins, Mark. "Wachtel & White," The Washington Post.
Frost, Heiner. "Tiefdruck im Museum Goch," Niederrhein Nachrichten.
Settnik, Anja. "Wendy White mit Ausstellung von Malerei im Museum Goch, Rheinische Post.
"Wendy White: Low Pressure," Niederrhein Nachrichten.
Armstrong, Annie. "Come Collect Your 1-up from Julia Wachtel and Wendy White's New Show," GARAGE.
"Julia Wachtel, Wendy White at Von Ammon Co," Contemporary Art Daily.

2020
Boucher, Brian. "Welcome to the Armory Fair. It’s Huge. It’s Hectic. Would You Like an Audio Guide?," The New York Times.
Cohen, Alina. "The 10 Best Booths at The Armory Show," Artsy.
Ratcliff, Darryl. "The Public Trust gallery scores a win with sport-focused exhibition," The Dallas Morning News.

2019
“Looking at Sports as Powerful Modes of Human Expression,” Hyperallergic.

2018
Dluzen, Robin. "Critic's Pick: Wendy White at Andrew Rafacz," Visual Arts Source.
Zarley, B. David. "Crushing the Can: Wendy White," New American Paintings.
Creahan, D. "'Burnt, curated by Leo Fitzpatrick' at Marlborough Contemporary," Art Observed.
"Denim makes a comeback," Cultured Magazine.
Boucher, Brian. "Introducing ‘Vacation,’ the New York Gallery Timeshare That’s Signed Up a Dozen Global Dealers," Artnet News.

2017
Desmarais, Charles. "Good things in threes: New S.F. galleries bloom," San Francisco Chronicle.

2016
Davis, Ben. "This is the Art that Mattered from the 2016 Presidential Election," Artnet.
Dunne, Carey. "From Kass to Kruger to Koons, Artists Overwhelming Endorse Hillary Clinton for President," Hyperallergic.
Russeth, Andrew. "Wendy White Designs Pro-Hillary Shirts,” Artnet News.
Schwendener, Martha. "Wendy White: Santa Cruz," The New York Times.
Kinsella, Eileen. "18 Female Artists Give Advice to Women Starting Out in the Art World," Artnet News.
Halle, Howard. "Wendy White Santa Cruz," Time Out New York.
Kinsella, Eileen. "Why Neville Wakefield's Next Show Takes Place in an Aspen Ski Shop," Artnet News.
Carichini, Mauro. "Santa Cruz, Wendy White espone a New York la vita da spiaggia californiana," New York Stuffs.
Lehrer, Adam. "6 Can't-Miss Art Shows of the Week of June 20, 2016." Forbes.
Farley, Michael Anthony. "This Week's Must-See Art Events: Summer in the City," Art F City.
Steadman, Ryan. "8 Things to Do in New York's Art World by June 25," Observer.
Zhong, Fan. "Neville Wakefield Wants His MTV," W Magazine.

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

2014
Indrisek, Scott. "The Best Exhibitions of 2014," Artinfo.
Russeth, Andrew. "A Look Around The Untitled Art Fair in Miami Beach," ArtNews.
Hutson, Laura. "Wendy White: The Country Life Interview," Nashville Scene.
Hutson, Laura. "Soccer, High Tops, and the Reina Sofia: Eight Questions for Wendy White, Nashville Scene.
Hutson, Laura. "Wendy White Exhibits at Sherrick and Paul in November," Nashville Scene.
Stopa, Jason. "September Shows to Know," Whitewall.
Indrisek, Scott. "5 Must-See Gallery Shows: 'Go With the Flow' and more," Artinfo.
"'We sell neon' in de Tivolistraat," Brabants Dagblad.
Robbins, Kelly. "Wendy White: Interview," Studio International.
Robberts, Maud. "Incubate luistert perkeergarage Tivoli op," dichtbij.
Indrisek, Scott. "Wendy White Channels Soccer Fever, Almodovar, and Madrid," Artinfo.
Martin, Alison. "Wendy White Pays Tribute to Spain at East Harlem Project Space," Arte Fuse.
Russeth, Andrew. "6 Things to Do in New York's Art World Before July 18," NY Observer.
Slenske, Michael. "Spray it Loud," W Magazine.
Farago, Jason. "The Beautiful Game: Is Football Art?" BBC.com.
Mancini, Matt. "Wendy White at Andrew Rafacz," Chicago Contemporary Art Seminar.

2013
"Wendy White," Dust Magazine.
"ABMB Artist Wendy White Tells Us to 'Leave it All On the Field'," Huffington Post.
Cristello, Stephanie. "Rainbow Kick - Wendy White, Pick Up a Knock," New American Paintings.
Markus, Liz. "Wendy White: Pick Up a Knock," Huffington Post.
Berni, Alessandro. "The Magnificent 9 New York," Artribune (Italy).
Maida, Stephanie. "Everything You Need to Know This Week on New York's Art Scene," Guest of a Guest.
Russeth, Andrew. "12 Things to Do in New York's Art World," New York Observer, June 10. "Art de grand échelle," Elle Déco Belgium.
Stopa, Jason. "Whitehot Watch," Whitehot Magazine.
Wilson, Michael. "Spotlight: Wendy White," New American Paintings.
"Fine Art Profile: Wendy White," Creative Quarterly.

2012
Vogel, Carol. "The Art World, Blurred," The New York Times.
Fee, Brian. "A Celebration of City Living: Wendy White at Leo Koenig," New American Paintings.
Stewart-Sanabria, Denise. “Wendy White,” Art Papers.
Dupont, Brian. "Dividing Line: Wendy White at Leo Koenig," Idiom Magazine.
Yau, John. "On Top of the Rubble: Recent Work by Wendy White," Hyperallergic.
Hauser, EJ. "Wendy White," BOMB Magazine.
Andreu, Jeronimo. "El arte deja corre el aire," El Pais.
Peña, Arthur. "Wendy White Interview," Curbs and Stoops.
Zevitas, Steven. "Twelve Must-See Painting Shows: Sept 2012," Huffington Post.
Hersh, Allison. "SCAD Alumni Conduct Dueling Dialog," Savannah Morning News.
"100 Fall Shows to See Around the World," Modern Painters.
Rhodes, David. “A Letter to Moira Dryer,” The Brooklyn Rail.
Müller, Regine. "Unbürokratische Co-Existenz," Handelsblatt.
Wach, Alexandra. "Schöner Wohnen Mit Punk," Artnet.de.
Kann, Oliver and Frederik, Frede. "Wendy White," interview, Freunde von Freunden.

2011
Crumb, Michael. "The Year in Visual Arts Top Ten," Chattanooga Pulse.
Crumb, Michael. "Relativity of Abstraction: Wendy White," Chattanooga Pulse.
"Wendy White: 6 Years/6 Works," Chattanooga Times Free Press.
Vitamin P2: New Perspectives in Painting, ed. Matthew Price, essay by Barry Schwabsky, Phaidon Inc.
"Wendy White: 6 Years/6 Works," Chattanooga Times.
Eisenman, Nicole. "Artists on AbEx," Artforum.
Hirsch, Faye. "Lawler, Wearing Put Women on Top at Gallery Week," Art in America.
Smith, Roberta. "Art in Review: 'Vivid' and 'Pavers'," The New York Times.
Vélez, Pedro. "Chicago 2010," Artnet.com.
Zevitas, Steven. "11 to Watch in 2011: Editor's Picks," New American Paintings.
Markus, Liz. "10 Painters, 10 Palettes: New York," Huffington Post.
Kutscher, Barbara. "Leben Auf der überholspur," Weltkunst.
2010 Swartz, Anne. "Wendy White," Artpapers.
Julious, Brit. "Wendy White," ARTWRIT.
Butler, Sharon. "Abstract Expressionist New York: Line and Legacy." Huffington Post.
Ise, Claudine. "Four for Fall," Art:21.
Weinberg, Lauren. "Wendy White, French Cuts," Time Out Chicago.
Ritchie, Abraham. "Wendy White, French Cuts," ArtSlant Chicago.
Podcast Interview, "Episode 264: Wendy White," Bad at Sports.
Weinberg, Lauren. "Fall Opening Critic's Picks," Time Out Chicago.
Markus, Liz. "Chelsea Openings," The Huffington Post,
Saltz, Jerry. "Critic's Pick: Wendy White," New York Magazine.
Finch, Charlie. "Must Bad Painting Be Good?" Artnet.
"Dana Frankfort & Wendy White in Conversation," NYFA Current.
Exhibition catalog, Wendy White, published by Leo Koenig Inc.
Krainak, Michael J., "Border Crossings," Omaha Weekly Reader.
"Chaos Continuum," ROJO®EVER, Sintonison S.L., Sao Paulo and Barcelona.

2009
Rubinstein, Raphael. "Provisional Painting," Art in America.
Pozuelo, Abel H. "Wendy White, colapso calculado," El Cultural.
Chatterson, Kris. "Studio Visit: Wendy White," BOMB.
Johnson, Paddy. "The Next Ones: New York's Next Generation of Cultural Heavyweights," The L Magazine.
Peng, Qi. "Wendy White," Salt Lake City Fine Arts Examiner.
Johnson, Paddy & Archey, Karen. "33 Outstanding Artists Emerging After 1999," Art Fag City.

2008
Hudson, Suzanne. "Wendy White, Leo Koenig," Artforum.
Olson, Craig. "Painting: Now and Forever, Part II," The Brooklyn Rail.
Chu, Ingrid. "Accident Blackspot," Time Out New York.
Saltz, Jerry. "Wendy White: Critics' Pick," New York Magazine.
Coates, Jennifer. "Wendy White, 'Autokennel'," Time Out New York.
Guha, Rohin. "Wendy White's 'Autokennel' @ Leo Koenig," Black Book.
Barmeyer, Mary Logan. "Wendy White," Papermag.
Conner, Jill. "Freeze Frame," ArtUS.
Olson, Craig. "Freeze Frame," The Brooklyn Rail.
Maine, Stephen. "From Glitter to Grit," The New York Sun.
Gunn, Dan. "Some Abstraction Occurs," Newcity Chicago.

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

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

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

2004 Byrd, Cathy. "Wendy White: Silver Tongued," Art Papers.
Koether, Jutta. "Ich will eine stadtkunstlerin sein," Texte Zur Kunst.
Maine, Stephen. "Dateline Brooklyn," Artnet.

2003
Granieri, Laurie. "They'll Take Manhattan," Home News Tribune.
Byrd, Cathy. "Wendy White at Solomon Projects," Art in America.


PUBLICATIONS

2021 Rolon, Carlos; Peterson, Dan; and Dennis, John. Common Practice: Basketball & Contemporary Art, published by Skira, Milan, Italy.
2013 Trigg, Sarah. Studio Life: Rituals, Collections, Tools, and Observations on the Artistic Process, published by Princeton Architectural Press.
2011 Schwabsky, Barry. Vitamin P2: New Perspectives in Painting, published by Phaidon Press Limited, London.