Paul White

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2003 MFA (Art) California Institute of the Arts, Los Angeles

1997 BA (First Class Honours) Visual Arts, University of Western Sydney


2014 Obsolescent Transit, Scott Livesey Galleries

2013 Time Travels, Mick Gallery, Sydney (Oct)

2012 Wasteland Wanderlust, Metro Gallery, Melbourne (Aug)

2011 Auto Abandon, Metro Gallery, Melbourne (Mar)

2009 Sunrise after sunset before sunrise, Billboard Project Hobsons Bay Council, Melbourne (Jan)

2007 Wild West Break Down, Nellie Castan Gallery (Aug)

2006 Auto Drive By, Mori Gallery, Sydney (Jun)

2004 Drawings, Room 35 at Gitte Weise Gallery, Sydney (Nov)

2004 Stitched, Gertrude Contemporary Exhibitions, Melbourne (Aug)

2003 Untitled, Gallery D300, CalArts, Los Angeles (Feb)

2002 Paul White Sews, Winslow Garage, Los Angeles (Nov)

2002 Untitled, The Lime Gallery, CalArts, Los Angeles (Feb)

2001 Untitled, Rubyayre gallery, Sydney (Feb)

2000 The Green Room, Casula Powerhouse, Sydney (Jul)

1999 Detour, Room 35 at Gitte Weise, Sydney (Aug)

1998 n>4+g7-?i1)..Y, Open House Gallery, Sydney (Oct)

1997 Untitled, 151 Regent Street, Sydney (Feb)


2015 Group Show: McLean Edwards, Sarah Hendy, Laura Jones, Mirra Whale, Paul White, Gallery Ecosse NSW

2014 The Paul Guest Prize, Bendigo Regional Gallery, Bendigo (Nov)

2014 Kedumba Drawing Award, Orange Regional Gallery, Orange (Nov)

2014 Kedumba Drawing Award, Wild Valley Art Park, Wentworth Falls (Oct)

2014 The Incinerator Art Award, the Incinerator Gallery, Melbourne (Oct)

2014 Twenty Fourteen, Scott Livesey Galleries, Melbourne (Aug)

2014 Melbourne Art Fair/Scott Livesey Galleries, Melbourne (Aug)

2014 Jet Set, City Gallery, Melbourne Town Hall, Melbourne (Feb)

2013 Modern Ruin, The Substation, Newport, Melb (Nov)

2013 Fleurieu Art Prize, McLaren Vale, South Australia (Oct)

2013 Hutchins Art Prize, Long Gallery, Hobart (Oct)

2013 Suburbia, Strange Neighbour, Melbourne (Sept)

2013 Sunshine Coast Art Prize, Caloundra Regional Gallery, Caloundra, QLD (Aug)

2013 Hazelhurst Art Award, Hazelhurst Regional Gallery, Hazelhurst, Syd (forthcoming- July)

2013 Lethbridge 10000 Small-Scale Art Award, Lethbridge Gallery, Brisbane (June)

2013 Deconstructed, Metro gallery, Melb (June)

2013 +1, Marrickville Garage, Sydney (Feb)

2012 The Game pt II, These Walls Don’t Lie Gallery, Adelaide, (Nov)

2012 Fishers Ghost Art Prize, Campbelltown Arts Centre, Sydney (Oct)

2012 The Substation Contemporary Art Prize, Newport Substation, Melbourne (Sept)

2012 National Works on Paper, Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery, Melbourne (Aug)

2012 The Paul Guest Prize, Bendigo Art Gallery, Melb (July)

2012 Young Guns, Linton & Kay Contemporary, Perth (Feb)

2011 Chain Letter, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Los Angeles, (Aug)

2011 The Substation Contemporary Art Prize, Newport Substation, Melbourne (Aug)

2011 Hobart City Art Prize, Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery, Tasmania (July)

2011 Winter Solstice, Metro Gallery, Melbourne (June)

2011 Metro gallery Group show, Metro Gallery, Melbourne (Jan)

2010 Metro Art Award, Metro Gallery, Melbourne (Aug)

2010 MCM House Art Show, MCM House, Sydney (May)

2010 Look See, Hunter St Mall – in conjunction with Look Hear @ Newcastle Regional Gallery, Newcastle

2010 Off the Wall – Art Melbourne, Exhibition Centre, Melbourne (April)

2010 Williamstown Festival Contemporary Art Prize, Newport Substation, Melbourne (March)

2010 After Christmas Slasher Sale, Public Space One, Iowa City, Iowa (Jan)

2009 Koast Snowboarding an exhibition, Saatchi & Saatchi Gallery, Sydney (Sept)

2009 The Forty Thieves 2, Gorker Gallery, Melbourne (Aug)

2008 Stitched, Penrith Regional Gallery, Sydney (Nov)

2008 Robert Jacks Drawing Prize, Bendigo Gallery, Melbourne (Sept)

2008 Cracow Screen Festival, Cracow, Poland (May)

2006 2×1, Nellie Castan Gallery (Dec)

2006 Tallis Foundation National Works on Paper, Mornington Regional Gallery (Jun)

2006 Pleasures and Terrors, Blindside, Melbourne (May)

2006 Tattersall’s Contemporary Art Award, Newport Substation, Melb (Mar)

2005 Paper Chase, Nellie Castan Gallery, Melbourne (Dec)

2005 Lapped, Campbelltown Arts Centre, (Sep)

2005 Room 35 turns 8, Room 35 at Gitte Weise, Sydney (Sep)

2005 CalArts Alumni Reunion Show, CalArts, Los Angeles (Jul)

2005 CalArts Fundraiser, Online Show/Auction (May)

2005 No War Benefit, Mori Gallery, Sydney (May)

2005 Checkpoint; Placard Project. Mori Gallery, Sydney (Jan)

2004 Junket, Instituto de Cultura de Baja California, Tijuana, Mexico (Aug)

2003 Home Sweet Home: Works from the Peter Fay Collection, National Gallery of Australia, (Oct)

2003 We’ve Moved, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA, (Sep)

2003 Emergence, Track 16, Bergamot station, Los Angeles, CA (Mar)

2003 Art Weird, Stevenson Blanche Gallery, Valencia, CA (Feb)

2002 Soft, Time and Place, Lebec, CA (Nov)

2002 Mid Residency Show, CalArts, Los Angeles (Oct)

2001 That was now, this is then, Gitte Weise, Sydney (Jun)

2001 Gettin’ Lucky, Lewers Gallery, Penrith (Feb)

2000 Rubyayre Benefit Show, Rubyayre Gallery, Sydney (Apr)

1999 Hack, Grey Matter, Sydney (Nov)

1999 Nine Lives, Casula Powerhouse, Sydney (Oct)

1999 Qintex, Smith and Stoneley, Brisbane (Jul)

1999 Al Eisen and Friends, Herringbone Gallery, Sydney (Mar)

1998 Symbol (Mx6), first draft, Sydney (Aug)

1998 Suspension, Herringbone Gallery, Sydney (Jul)

1998 Helen Lempriere Travelling Art Scholarship, Artspace, Sydney (May)

1997 Sterile Until Opened or Damaged, Artspace, Sydney (Dec)

1997 Love Letters to John McDonald, 151 Regent Street, Sydney (May)

1997 Hatched: Healthway National Graduate Show, Perth Institute of Cont. Art,(Apr)

1996 How Much Do You Love Me?, 151 Regent St, Sydney (Dec)

1996 Taking A Line, Victoria College of the Arts, Melbourne (Sep)


2014 Finalist, Paul Guest Prize

2014 Finalist & Acquired artist, Kedumba Drawing Award

2014 Finalist, the Incinerator Art Award

2013   Overall Runner-up/Special Commendation Award, Hutchins Art Prize

2013 Finalist, Fleurieu Art Prize

2013 Finalist, Hutchins Art Prize

2013 Finalist, Sunshine Coast Art Prize

2013 Finalist, Hazelhurst Art Award

2013 Finalist, Lethbridge 10000 Small-Scale Art Award

2012 Finalist, The Fishers Ghost Art Prize

2012 Finalist, The Substation Contemporary Art Prize

2012 Finalist, National Works on Paper

2012 Finalist, The Paul Guest Prize

2011 Finalist, Hobart City Art Prize

2011 Finalist, The Substation Contemporary Art Prize

2010 Winner, Metro Art Award,

2010 Winner Local Artist Award, Williamstown Festival Contemporary Art Prize

2008 Finalist, Robert Jacks Drawing Prize

2006 Finalist, National Works on Paper

2006 Winner Local Artist Award, Tattersall’s Contemporary Art Award,

2005 Awarded, NAVA Visual and Craft Artists’ Grant Scheme

2002 Awarded, CalArts Scholarship

2002 Awarded, CalArts Deans Reserve Fund

2002 Awarded, Samstag Supplementary Scholarship

2001 Awarded, Anne & Gordon Samstag International Visual Arts Scholarship

2000 Awarded, Gunnery Studio Program, Artspace, Sydney

1998 Finalist, Helen Lempriere Travelling Art Scholarship

1997 Awarded, William Fletcher Trust Grant


2014 Australian Muscle Car Magazine, feature article

2014 Artist Profile, issue 27, ‘Process’ pg 128 – 130

2013 The Age, Your weekend: In the galleries, Welcome! Welcome! Dan Rule, 19/10/13

2013 The Age, Stickybeak into our neighbours’ yards, Robert Nelson, 9/10/13

2013 Presenter, Semi – Permanent Creative Conference, Melbourne Convention Centre (Oct)

2013 Presenter, Semi – Permanent Creative Conference, Sydney Convention Centre (May)

2012 Empty magazine, Issue 22

2012 Wasteland Wanderlust, Metro Gallery Exhibition catalogue with essay by Ashley Crawford

2010 The Age, Melbourne, Metro Gallery Awards, 11/8/2010

2010 Beat Magazine, Shop assistant wins Metro Gallery award, 11/8/2010

2010 Hobsons Bay Leader, Not too rusty, 10/8/2010

2010 Stonnington Leader, Ride-in on dinosaurs, 10/8/2010

2010 Sydney Morning Herald, 24 hrs The Arts Diary, Rainbow Dreams, 4/8/2010

2010 Herald Sun Melbourne, Drawing on a love of cars, 4/8/2010

2010 The Mail, Classic cars honoured on canvas, 4/8/2010

2010 Channel 9 news Melbourne, Metro Gallery Award, 3/8/2010

2010 Transfer Snowboard Magazine, Art & Culture, Issue 3, 2010

2010 Williamstown Advertiser, Artist off the wall and over the moon, 24/3/2010

2010 Williamstown Advertiser, Another success for artist, 17/3/2010

2009 Hobsons Bay Leader, Holden on to an icon, 10/3/2009

2009 Williamstown Advertiser, Sunsets on billboard series, 4/2/2009

2009 Hobsons Bay Leader, Sun sets on conversations billboard art project, 3/2/2009

2009 22 zine, Issue 5, Oct 09, feature artist, pg 26

2009 viewable online

2008 Empty magazine issue 12, front cover and inside spread feature

2007 Article – The Journal of Art Education Victoria, Vol 9, Number 2, 2007

2007 pg 36 – Review ‘Wild West Break Down’ Sue Kinneally

2007 The Age, A2, Art around the galleries, Megan Backhouse 11/8/07

2004 Sydney Morning Herald, Metro, Tracy Clement, 10/12/04

2004 Interview on 3RRR FM (Melbourne), High & Low, 31/8/04

2004 Stitched Exhibtion catalogue pub. Gertrude contemporary

2004 Junket Exhibition Catalogue

2003 New American Paintings, Open Studios Press, Boston, MA.

2002 Sydney Morning Herald, Change of Art, Lenny Ann Low, 24/7/02

2001 Sydney Morning Herald, Exhibitions, Weird Science, Victoria Hynes, 22/6/01

2001 Sydney Morning Herald, Exhibitions, Lucky Stars, Victroia Hynes, 2/3/01

2001 Gettin’ Lucky Exhibition catalogue

2000 The 2001 Anne and Gordon Samstag International Visual Arts Scholarship catalogue (pub. Samstag program, University of South Australia)

2000 Art Asia Pacific, In Search of Dissidence, A. Curruthers, #28, p.40-47

2000 Art and Text, Hack (review), Blair French, #69, p.90

1999 Nine Lives Residency and Exhibition catalogue (pub. Casula Powerhouse)

1999 Sydney Morning Herald, Spectrum Arts, Much Ado About…What?, Bruce James, 20/11/99.

1999 Sydney Morning Herald, Spectrum Arts, Al Eisen and Friends, Bruce James, 03/04/99.

1998 Interview on 2SER FM (Australia), Arts on the Air, 15/08/98

1998 Interview on 2SER FM (Australia), The Buzz, 13/08/98

1998 Sydney Morning Herald, The Galleries, Bruce James, 04/08/98

1997 The West Australian, Big Weekend, Cullinanes Travels, David Bromfield, 28/06/97

1997 Healthway: National Graduate Show catalogue (pub. PICApress)



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