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


MFA Rutgers University
BFA Savannah College of Art & Design


2019 Tieger Mentor in the Arts, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
2012 Painting Fellowship, New York Foundation for the Arts, NYC
2008 Artists' Fellowship, Inc. Grant, NYC
2005 Painting Grant, George & Helen Segal Foundation
2004 The Space Program, Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation, NYC
2001 Leon Golub Scholarship, Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University


Low Pressure, Museum Goch, Goch, Germany
Mark and Phil, Denny Dimin, NYC
Airlok or Gazing into the Void (with Julia Wachtel), Von Ammon Co, Washington DC

Suk it Kevin, New Release, NYC
☮️♡, COUNTY, Palm Beach

Racetrack Playa, Shulamit Nazarian, Los Angeles

Natural Light, Andrew Rafacz, Chicago
Rainbow Bridge, Kaikai Kiki, Tokyo; curated by Takashi Murakami
American Idyll, SCAD Museum of Art
Oil Slicks, David Castillo Gallery, Miami
Loves, Gallery 1600, SCAD Atlanta 

Kelly Girl, VAN HORN, Düsseldorf
Brian Calvin | Wendy White, Cabinet, Milan; curated by Maria Chiara Valacchi
Gypsy Wagon, (with Justin Adian), CAPITAL, San Francisco

Santa Cruz, Eric Firestone, NYC

Skiing, Galerie Jérome Pauchant, Paris
Double Vanity, Sherrick & Paul, Nashville
12th Man, David Castillo, Miami

El Campo, VAN HORN, Düsseldorf

CURVA, M Building, Miami
Pick Up a Knock, Andrew Rafacz, Chicago
Wendy White, Maruani Noirhomme, Brussels

Pix Vää, Leo Koenig, Inc., NYC
En Asfalto, Galeria Moriarty, Madrid
Radio Lampor, VAN HORN, Düsseldorf
So Athletic (with Henning Strassburger), Kunstverein Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz, Berlin, curated by Suzanne Prinz (catalog)
Performing Painting (with José Parlá), Savannah College of Art & Design; curated by Melissa Messina and Isolde Brielmaier

6 Years/6 Works, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga

French Cuts, Andrew Rafacz, Chicago IL
Up w/Briquette, Leo Koenig, Inc., NYC

Feel Rabid or Not, Galeria Moriarty, Madrid

Autokennel, Leo Koenig, Inc., NYC

Chunk Lite, Solomon Projects, Atlanta
Wendy White, Sixtyseven, NYC


Sea Foam (Convertible), The Armory Show, NYC (solo booth, Shulamit Nazarian)

Free Beer Tomorrow, UNTITLED VIP Lounge, Miami Beach
Body Shop, CLEA RSKY, Brooklyn
Commission, Rocket Mortgage Field House, Cleveland; Detroit Pistons Practice Facility, Detroit

Rainbow Bridge (Bifrost), site-specific painting, The Belt, Detroit

Commission, Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta
JEANS, Rawson Projects, NYC

OVERRIDE | A Billboard Project, presented by EXPO Chicago, Chicago
No Pressure, site-specific installation, Drake One Fifty, Toronto

What a Letdown, NADA Miami Beach, (solo booth, Rawson Projects)
Redidas®, Rawson Projects, NYC

We, Incubate Festival Arts Program, Tilburg
Madrid Me Mata, Arts & Leisure, NYC (catalog)

UNTITLED Miami Beach (solo booth, Kustera Projects)
After Hours 2: Murals on the Bowery, Art Production Fund, NYC

ARCO Madrid (solo booth, Galeria Moriarty)


Home and Away: Selections from Common Practice, Miles McEnery Gallery, NYC
EXPEDITION, Brattleboro Museum & Art Center, Brattleboro, VT
Coloring, UK Art Museum, Lexington, KY
100 Sculptures, Anonymous Gallery, NYC
Recent Acquisitions, Abroms-Engel Institute for Visual Arts, Birmingham, AL

Hold on Tight, Shulamit Nazarian, Los Angeles

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

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

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

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

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

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

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
After Hours 2: Murals on the Bowery, Art Production Fund, NYC

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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


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.

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.

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

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

"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.

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.
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.
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.
Stewart-Sanabria, Denise. “Wendy White,” Art Papers.

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.

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.

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.

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

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

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.

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


Rolon, Carlos; Peterson, Dan; and Dennis, John. Common Practice: Basketball & Contemporary Art, published by Skira, Milan, Italy.

Trigg, Sarah. Studio Life: Rituals, Collections, Tools, and Observations on the Artistic Process, published by Princeton Architectural Press.

Schwabsky, Barry. Vitamin P2: New Perspectives in Painting, published by Phaidon Press Limited, London.