Roger White

b. 1976, Salem, OR
Lives and works in Middlebury, VT and Brooklyn, NY


2000 M.F.A. Columbia University
1997 B.A. Yale University


Roger White, Grice Bench, Los Angeles, CA

Interval, LABOR, Mexico City, Mexico

Roger White, Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York

Paintings, Grice Bench, Los Angeles, CA

Dushko Petrovich + Roger White, The Suburban, Oak Park, IL

Josh Blackwell / Roger White, Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, CA

Roger White, Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY
Roger White, Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY

The 2018 Invitational Exhibition of Visual Arts, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New  York, NY
American Genre: Contemporary Painting, curated by Michelle Grabner, ICA at Maine College of  Art, Portland, ME
The Stand, organized by Prem Krishnamurthy and Anthony Macellini, P!, New York
Don’t call me when you are rich or famous. Call me only if you are in the gutter, Grice
Bench, Los Angeles, CA

Exalted Position, curated by Vlad Smolkin, Peter Blum Gallery, New York, NY

Pipe Dream, presented by Night Gallery and Rachel Uffner Gallery, 170 Suffolk Street
New York,  NY

Gallery Artist Group Show, Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY

TDW: Three Way Weekend, Blum & Poe, Art Los Angeles Contemporary, and ROGERS, 
 Los Angeles, CA

The John Riepenhoff Experience, Misako & Rosen, Tokyo, Japan

Intimacy in Discourse: Unreasonable Sized Paintings, School of Visual Arts Chelsea
Gallery, New York, NY
Let’s Be Real, Projekt 722, New York, NY

The Crystal Palace, Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY

QUALIA, FJORD Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

The Room and its Inhabitants, organized by Patrick Howlett, Susan Hobbs Gallery, 
 Toronto, Canada
The 2013 deCordova Biennial (with Dushko Petrovich), deCordova Sculpture Park and
Museum, Lincoln, MA

Love, curated by Stephen Truax, One River Gallery, Engelwood, NJ

Art on Paper 2012, curated by Xandra Eden, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC

Take Shelter in the World, curated by Dushko Petrovich, Boston University Art Gallery, Boston,

In Plain Sight, organized by Nicole Russo and Lumi Tan, Mitchell-Innes & Nash, New York, NY
The Idea of the Thing That it Isn't, curated by Rachel Uffner, Halsey McKay, East Hampton, NY

Channel to the New Image, Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York, NY

Exhibition of Work by Newly Elected Members and Recipients of Honors and Awards,
American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY

Paper A-Z, Sue Scott Gallery, New York, NY

Invitational Exhibition of Visual Arts, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY
Battle of the Brush, organized by Corporate Art Solutions at Bryant Park, New York, NY

The Pencil Show, Foxy Production, New York, NY

ITEM, Mitchell-Innes & Nash, New York, NY

S(l)umm(er)ing on Madison Avenue, curated by Jo-ey Tang, The Notary Public, New York, NY

Kristin Calabrese, Andy Parker, Mary Weatherford, Roger White, Kathryn Brennan Gallery,
Los Angeles, CA

What’s Bin Did and What’s Bin Hid’, curated by Ryan Steadman, 106 Green Gallery, Brooklyn,  NY

Cave Painting: Installment #2, organized by Bob Nickas, Gresham's Ghost, New York, NY

The Audio Show, organized by Seth Kelly, Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York, NY

The Merits of Silence, Gallery Min Min, Tokyo

Heralds of Creative Anachronism, D'Amelio Terras, New York, NY

The Price of Nothing, EFA Gallery, NY

Mystic River, Southfirst, Brooklyn, NY / Arcadia University, Glenside, PA

Kevin Bruk Gallery, Miami, FL

You Are Here, Ballroom Marfa, Marfa, TX

The Most Splendid Apocalypse, PPOW Gallery, New York, NY

Crits' Pix, Black and White Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Halloween Horror Films,, Southfirst Gallery, Brooklyn NY

Summery Summary, 58 N3, Brooklyn, NY

Dreamy, ZieherSmith Gallery, New York, NY

Escape from New York, New Jersey Center for Visual Arts, Summit, NJ
Late to Work Everyday, Dupreau Gallery, Chicago, IL

Learnedamerica, P.P.O.W. Gallery, New York, NY

Tirana Bienalle 1, National Gallery, Tirana, Albania

Columbia University M.F.A. Thesis Show, Brooklyn, NY

All Terrain, Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York, NY

Wight Biennial, UCLA Wight Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Episode 1, Gair Building, Brooklyn, NY


“Simple, Open Pleasure in a New Landscape: The philosophy of David Hockney,” N+1
Magazine, January 29

The Contemporaries: Travels in the 21st-Century Art World, Bloomsbury USA, March 3
“Karsten, What are You Doing?,” The Brooklyn Rail, February

“Privileged White People: A Conversation Between Christopher K. Ho and Roger White,” 
 Modern Painters, January
Editor, Draw it with Your Eyes Closed: The Art of the Art Assignment, February.

“R.H. Quaytman,” Artreview, May 

“Get Real,” Modern Painters, February

“The Glorious End of a Dark Year,” Paper Monument, January
“How Artists Must Dress,” I Like Your Work: Art and Etiquette, Paper Monument & N+1 
“On the Aesthetic Edutainment of Man,” Paper Monument: Number Three
“Sprung,” Paper Monument, May
“A.P.,” Paper Monument: Number One
“Renee Green,” Time Out new York, March
“Charlene von Heyl,” The Brooklyn Rail, May
“Stephen Shore with Noah Sheldon and Roger White,” The Brooklyn Rail, December

Hanson, Sarah P. “Mexico City’s Material fair draws praise—and exhibitors from Zona Maco,” The Art Newspaper, February 10
Poindexter, Kathryn. “Grice Bench: Don’t call me when you are rich or famous. Call me only if you are in the gutter,” Artillery, August 10
Steadman, Ryan. “10 Things to Do in New York’s Art World Before July 1,” New York Observer, June 27
Cotter, Holland. “’The Contemporaries,’ ‘Painting Now’ and More,” The New York Times, June 25
O’Connor, William. “How to Navigate the Art World,” The Daily Beast, April, 5
Fleming, Colin. "‘The Contemporaries,” by Roger White," The Washington Post, March 20
Heddaya, Mostafa. “The State of Things: Roger White’s ‘The Contemporaries’ Paints a Clear Picture of the Art World Today,”, March 19
Johnson, Paddy. “In the Studio: An Excerpt From Roger White’s New Book The Contemporaries,”, March 4
Merrigan, Tara Wanda. “’The Contemporaries’ Looks Forward at the Ever-Changing Art World,”, March 3
Rami, Trupti. “Brooklyn Author Demystifies Contemporary Art,”, March 2
Russeth, Andrew. “Roger White’s ‘The Contemporaries’ Ventures Nimbly Through Today’s Art World,”, February 5
Chaffee, Cathleen. "Dushko Petrovich, Roger White," catalogue essay, deCordova Biennial, p. 46-47
"Episode 277: Roger White," Bad at Sports, December 19
"Spotlight," Where Magazine, December 2010, p. 54
Heuer, Megan. "Roger White," Critics' Picks,
“Roger White,” Goings On About Town, The New Yorker
“Roger White's Paintings at Rachel Uffner Gallery,” Huffington Post, November 16
“The Weekly Ten,”, November 12
Doran, Anne. “Roger White,” Time Out, New York, November 11-17, Issue 789, p. 52
Truax, Stephen. "Seeing Enough Shows on the LES," Hyperallergic, November 8
"Critics' Picks," Time Out, New York, October 28-November 2, Issue 787
"Without Anxiety: Interview with Roger White," Idiom, October 29
Bleakney, Elaine. "A Correspondence with Roger White," At Length
Saltz, Jerry. “Critics' Pick,” New York Magazine, October
"Best in Painting," Time Out, New York, October 9-15
"The NADA Emerging Artist Page," The L Magazine, September 17-23, 2008
Schmeler, Sarah. "Afternoon Delight," New York Post, September 27
Bae, James. "if the sun and moon should doubt they'd immediately go out," Artlies, Spring
Cotter, Holland. "Art Listings: Mystic River,” New York Times, May 19
Murison, Jason. Catalogue essay for Escape from New York.
Brown, Delia. Catalogue essay for 1999 Wight Biennial.