Roger White

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

 

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

 

SOLO AND TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2018
Roger White, Grice Bench, Los Angeles, CA

2017
Interval, LABOR, Mexico City, Mexico

Roger White, Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York


2015
Paintings, Grice Bench, Los Angeles, CA

2012
Dushko Petrovich + Roger White, The Suburban, Oak Park, IL


2011
Josh Blackwell / Roger White, Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, CA

2010
Roger White, Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY
2008
Roger White, Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY



GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2018
Snarl of Twine, Magenta Plains, New York, NY
2018 Ceremonial Exhibition: Works by New Members and Recipients of Awards, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY
The 2018 Invitational Exhibition of Visual Arts, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New  York, NY
2017
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
2016
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

2015
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

2014
The Crystal Palace, Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York, NY

QUALIA, FJORD Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2013
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

2012
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,
MA

In Plain Sight, organized by Nicole Russo and Lumi Tan, Mitchell-Innes & Nash, New York, NY
2011
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

2010
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

2009
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

2008
The Merits of Silence, Gallery Min Min, Tokyo

2007
Heralds of Creative Anachronism, D'Amelio Terras, New York, NY

The Price of Nothing, EFA Gallery, NY

2006
Mystic River, Southfirst, Brooklyn, NY / Arcadia University, Glenside, PA

2005
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

2004
Halloween Horror Films,, Southfirst Gallery, Brooklyn NY

Summery Summary, 58 N3, Brooklyn, NY

2003
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

2001
Learnedamerica, P.P.O.W. Gallery, New York, NY

Tirana Bienalle 1, National Gallery, Tirana, Albania

2000
Columbia University M.F.A. Thesis Show, Brooklyn, NY

1999
All Terrain, Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York, NY

Wight Biennial, UCLA Wight Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1998
Episode 1, Gair Building, Brooklyn, NY

 

PUBLICATIONS / WRITINGS
2018
“Simple, Open Pleasure in a New Landscape: The philosophy of David Hockney,” N+1
Magazine, January 29

2015
The Contemporaries: Travels in the 21st-Century Art World, Bloomsbury USA, March 3
2013
“Karsten, What are You Doing?,” The Brooklyn Rail, February

“Privileged White People: A Conversation Between Christopher K. Ho and Roger White,” 
 Modern Painters, January
2012
Editor, Draw it with Your Eyes Closed: The Art of the Art Assignment, February.

2010
“R.H. Quaytman,” Artreview, May 

“Get Real,” Modern Painters, February

“The Glorious End of a Dark Year,” Paper Monument, January
2009
“How Artists Must Dress,” I Like Your Work: Art and Etiquette, Paper Monument & N+1 
 Foundation
“On the Aesthetic Edutainment of Man,” Paper Monument: Number Three
“Sprung,” Paper Monument, May
2007
“A.P.,” Paper Monument: Number One
“Renee Green,” Time Out new York, March
2006
“Charlene von Heyl,” The Brooklyn Rail, May
2005
“Stephen Shore with Noah Sheldon and Roger White,” The Brooklyn Rail, December


BILBIOGRAPHY
2018
Goldstein, Caroline. "Beat the Heat With These 19 Summer Group Shows on View Now in New York," Artnet News, July 4
Hanson, Sarah P. “Mexico City’s Material fair draws praise—and exhibitors from Zona Maco,” The Art Newspaper, February 10
2016
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
2015
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,” BlouinArtInfo.com, March 19
Johnson, Paddy. “In the Studio: An Excerpt From Roger White’s New Book The Contemporaries,” ArtFCity.com, March 4
Merrigan, Tara Wanda. “’The Contemporaries’ Looks Forward at the Ever-Changing Art World,” TMagazine.com, March 3
Rami, Trupti. “Brooklyn Author Demystifies Contemporary Art,” BrooklynPaper.com, March 2
Russeth, Andrew. “Roger White’s ‘The Contemporaries’ Ventures Nimbly Through Today’s Art World,” ArtNews.com, February 5
2013
Chaffee, Cathleen. "Dushko Petrovich, Roger White," catalogue essay, deCordova Biennial, p. 46-47
2010
"Episode 277: Roger White," Bad at Sports, December 19
"Spotlight," Where Magazine, December 2010, p. 54
Heuer, Megan. "Roger White," Critics' Picks, Artforum.com
“Roger White,” Goings On About Town, The New Yorker
“Roger White's Paintings at Rachel Uffner Gallery,” Huffington Post, November 16
“The Weekly Ten,” Artinfo.com, 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
2008
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
2006
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.


PERMANENT COLLECTIONS
The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business, Chicago, IL