• Roadside Car Stack
    Roadside Car Stack
    Pencil on paper 76 x 58cm
  • Flight of the Time Bandit
    Flight of the Time Bandit
    Pencil on paper 27 x 32cm
  • Black & Blue (Pheonix Firebird)
    Black & Blue (Pheonix Firebird)
    Pencil on paper 40 x 53cm
  • Father and Son, Dirt Bike and Dust
    Father and Son, Dirt Bike and Dust
    Pencil on paper 27 x 32cm
  • Hollywood Hip Hop Hoedown Showdown
    Hollywood Hip Hop Hoedown Showdown
    Pencil on paper 20 x 20cm
  • Into the Void
    Into the Void
    Pencil on paper 40 x 53cm
  • Money Tree Protection (Wild West ATM)
    Money Tree Protection (Wild West ATM)
    Pencil on paper 20 x 20cm
  • Prepared for Anything That May Come Their Way
    Prepared for Anything That May Come Their Way
    Pencil on paper 20 x 20cm
  • Roadside Rock Stop
    Roadside Rock Stop
    Pencil on paper 76 x 58cm
  • The Earth Gave Way Beneath Them
    The Earth Gave Way Beneath Them
    Pencil on paper 27 x 32cm
  • Whatever We Want, A Majestic Scene (Death Valley Lunch Break)
    Whatever We Want, A Majestic Scene (Death Valley Lunch Break)
    Pencil on paper 40 x 53cm
  • Sunset to Stardust
    Sunset to Stardust
    pencil on paper 90 x 115cm
  • On the Moving On
    On the Moving On
    Pencil on paper 100 x 115cm
  • Steel Horse Strip Down
    Steel Horse Strip Down
    Pencil on paper 50 x 56cm
  • Trailer Trash
    Trailer Trash
    Pencil on paper 80 x 73 cm
  • Desert Exile
    Desert Exile
    Pencil on paper 40 x 40 cm
  • Time Travels
    Time Travels
    Pencil on paper 40 x 40 cm
  • Slow Frozen Out of Time Motion (Ancient Bristlecones of the White Mountains)
    Slow Frozen Out of Time Motion (Ancient Bristlecones of the White Mountains)
    Pencil on paper 115 x 115 cm
  • Dodgetown Hazard Meeting
    Dodgetown Hazard Meeting
    Pencil on paper 85 x 135 cm
Paul White

BORN
1976 Sydney

EDUCATION
2003 MFA (Art) California Institute of the Arts, Los Angeles
1997 BA (First Class Honours) Visual Arts, University of Western Sydney

AWARDS/PRIZES
2013
Finalist, Fleurieu Art Prize
Overall Runner-Up/Special Commendation Award, Hutchins Art Prize
Finalist, Sunshine Coast Art Prize
Finalist, Hazelhurst Art Award
Finalist, Lethbridge 10000 Small-Scale Art Award
2012
Finalist, The Fishers Ghost Art Prize
Finalist, The Substation Contemporary Art Prize
Finalist, National Works on Paper
Finalist, The Paul Guest Prize
2011
Finalist, Hobart City Art Prize
Finalist, The Substation Contemporary Art Prize
2010
Winner, Metro Art Award
Winner, Williamstown Festival Contemporary Art Prize, Local Artist Award
2008
Finalist, Robert Jacks Drawing Prize
2006
Finalist, National Works on Paper
Winner, Local Artist Award, Tattersall’s Contemporary Art Award
2005
Awarded, NAVA Visual and Craft Artists’ Grant Scheme
2002
Awarded, CalArts Scholarship
Awarded, CalArts Dean’s Reserve Fund
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

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

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-?il)..Y, Open House Gallery, Sydney (Oct)
1997   Untitled, 151 Regent Street, Sydney (Feb)

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2013    
Fleurieu Art Prize, McLaren Vale, South Australia (Oct)
Hutchins Art Prize, Long Gallery, Hobart (Oct)
Suburbia, Strange Neighbour, Melbourne
Sunshine Coast Art Prize, Caloundra Regional Gallery, Caloundra, QLD
Hazelhurst Art Award, Hazelhurst Regional Gallery, Sydney
Lethbridge 10000 Small-Scale Art Award, Lethbridge Gallery, Brisbane
Deconstructed, Metro Gallery, Melbourne

2012    Fishers Ghost Art Prize, Campbelltown Arts Centre, Sydney (Oct)
The Substation Contemporary Art Prize, Newport Substation, Melbourne (Sept)
National Works on Paper, Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery, Melbourne (Aug)
The Paul Guest Prize, Bendigo Art Gallery, Melb (July)
Young Guns, Linton & Kay Contemporary, Perth (Feb)
The Game pt. II, These Walls Don’t Lie Gallery, Adelaide (Nov)

2011    Chain Letter, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Los Angeles, (Aug)
The Substation Contemporary Art Prize, Newport Substation, Melbourne (Aug)
Hobart City Art Prize, Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery, Tasmania (July)
Winter Solstice, Metro Gallery, Melbourne (June)
Metro gallery Group show, Metro Gallery, Melbourne (Jan)

2010    Metro Art Award, Metro Gallery, Melbourne (Aug)
MCM House Art Show, MCM House, Sydney (May)
Look See, Hunter St Mall – in conjunction with Look Hear @ Newcastle Regional Gallery,Newcastle (April)                  Off the Wall – Art Melbourne, Exhibition Centre, Melbourne (April)
Williamstown Festival Contemporary Art Prize, Newport Substation, Melbourne (March)
After Christmas Slasher Sale, Public Space One, Iowa City, Iowa (Jan)

2009    Koast Snowboarding an exhibition, Saatchi & Saatchi Gallery, Sydney (Sept)
The Forty Thieves 2, Gorker Gallery, Melbourne (Aug)

2008    Stitched, Penrith Regional Gallery, Sydney (Nov)
Robert Jacks Drawing Prize, Bendigo Gallery, Melbourne (Sept), Cracow Screen Festival, Cracow, Poland
(May)

2006    2×1, Nellie Castan Gallery (Dec
Tallis Foundation National Works on Paper, Mornington Regional Gallery (Jun)
Pleasures and Terrors, Blindside, Melbourne (May)
Tattersall’s Contemporary Art Award, Newport Substation, Melb (Mar)

2005    Paper Chase, Nellie Castan Gallery, Melbourne (Dec)
Lapped, Campbelltown Arts Centre, (Sep)
Room 35 turns 8, Room 35 at Gitte Weise, Sydney (Sep)
CalArts Alumni Reunion Show, CalArts, Los Angeles (Jul)
CalArts Fundraiser, Online Show/Auction (May)
No War Benefit, Mori Gallery, Sydney (May)
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)
We’ve Moved, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA, (Sep)
Emergence, Track 16, Bergamot station, Los Angeles, CA (Mar)
Art Weird, Stevenson Blanche Gallery, Valencia, CA (Feb)

2002    Soft, Time and Place, Lebec, CA (Nov)
Mid Residency Show, CalArts, Los Angeles (Oct)

2001    That was now, this is then, Gitte Weise, Sydney (Jun)
Gettin’ Lucky, Lewers Gallery, Penrith (Feb)

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

1999    Hack, Grey Matter, Sydney (Nov)
Nine Lives, Casula Powerhouse, Sydney (Oct)
Qintex, Smith and Stoneley, Brisbane (Jul)
Al Eisen and Friends, Herringbone Gallery, Sydney (Mar)

1998    Symbol (Mx6), first draft, Sydney (Aug)
Suspension, Herringbone Gallery, Sydney (Jul)
Helen Lempriere Travelling Art Scholarship, Artspace, Sydney (May)

1997    Sterile Until Opened or Damaged, Artspace, Sydney (Dec)
Love Letters to John McDonald, 151 Regent Street, Sydney (May)
Hatched: Healthway National Graduate Show, Perth Institute of Cont. Art,(Apr)

1996    How Much Do You Love Me?, 151 Regent St, Sydney (Dec)
Taking A Line, Victoria College of the Arts, Melbourne (Sep)

MEDIA/REVIEWS/PUBLICATION
2013
Speaker at Semi Permanent Conference
The Age, Your weekend: In the Galleries, Welcome! Welcome! Dan Rule 19/10/13
The Age, Stickybeak into our neighbour’s yards, Robert Nelson, 9/10/13
Presenter, Semi-Permanent Creative Conference, Melbourne Convention Centre (Oct)
Presenter, Semi-Permanent Creative Conference (May)

2012
Empty Magazine, Issue 22
Wasteland Wanderlust, Metro Gallery Exhibition catalogue with essay by Ashley Crawford

2010
Metro Gallery Awards, 11/8/2010
Beat Magazine, Shop assistant wins Metro Gallery award, 11/8/201
Hobsons Bay Leader, Not too rusty, 10/8/2010
Stonnington Leader, Ride-in on dinosaurs, 10/8/2010
Sydney Morning Herald, 24 hrs The Arts Diary, Rainbow Dreams, 4/8/

2010    Herald Sun Melbourne, Drawing on a love of cars, 4/8/2010
The Mail, Classic cars honoured on canvas, 4/8/2010
Channel 9 news Melbourne, Metro Gallery Award, 3/8/2010
Transfer Snowboard Magazine, Art & Culture, Issue 3, 2010
Williamstown Advertiser, Artist off the wall and over the moon, 24/3/2010
Williamstown Advertiser, Another success for artist, 17/3/2010

2009    Hobsons Bay Leader, Holden on to an icon, 10/3/2009
Williamstown Advertiser, Sunsets on billboard series, 4/2/2009
Hobsons Bay Leader, Sun sets on conversations billboard art project, 3/2/2009
22 zine, Issue 5, Oct 09, feature artist, pg 26, viewable online http://issuu.com/twenty2wo/docs/22issue05_web

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

2007
Article – The Journal of Art Education Victoria, Vol 9, Number 2, 2007 pg 36 – Review ‘Wild West Break Down’ Sue Kinneally
The Age, A2, Art around the galleries, Megan Backhouse 11/8/07

2004
Sydney Morning Herald, Metro, Tracy Clement, 10/12/04
Interview on 3RRR FM (Melbourne), High & Low, 31/8/04
Stitched Exhibtion catalogue pub. Gertrude contemporary 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
Sydney Morning Herald, Exhibitions, Lucky Stars, Victroia Hynes, 2/3/01
Gettin’ Lucky Exhibition catalogue

2000
The 2001 Anne and Gordon Samstag International Visual Arts Scholarship catalogue (pub. Samstag program, University of South Australia)
Art Asia Pacific, In Search of Dissidence, A. Curruthers, #28, p.40-47
Art and Text, Hack (review), Blair French, #69, p.90

1999
Nine Lives Residency and Exhibition catalogue (pub. Casula Powerhouse) Sydney Morning Herald, Spectrum Arts, Much Ado About…What?, Bruce James, 20/11/99
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
Interview on 2SER FM (Australia), The Buzz, 13/08/98
Sydney Morning Herald, The Galleries, Bruce James, 04/08/98

1997
The West Australian, Big Weekend, Cullinanes Travels, David Bromfield 28/06/97
Healthway: National Graduate Show catalogue (pub. PICApress)

COLLECTIONS
Artbank
Peter Fay Collection
Private Collections

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