Curriculum vitae

Professor of Painting & Drawing and Collegiate Scholar
School of Art and Art History
The University of Iowa
141 N. Riverside Dr. Iowa City, IA 52242

susan-white@uiowa.edu
319-400-0454
susanchryslerwhite.net

Education

1980    Master of Fine Arts, 1980, Painting and Drawing, University of California, Davis, CA
1997     Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of California, Berkeley, CA

Professional and Academic History

2014-present    Full Professor, Collegiate Scholar
2006-2014        University of Iowa, Associate Professor of Painting and Drawing, Area Head Painting and Drawing Fall 2006- 2009,
2000-2006       University of Iowa, Assistant Professor of Painting and Drawing. Fall 2000–2006 Area Head Painting and Drawing Fall 2006-2009
                           promoted 2006.
1991-1995         Cooper Union School of Art, Combined appointment. Teaching all levels of painting and drawing. Coordinator of Painting
                           and Drawing areas. Liaison between studio areas to Outreach program. Extensive recruitment and portfolio review.
1992–93           Cooper Union School of Art, full time Visiting Professor
1991                   Cooper Union School of Art, Instructor, Foundation Drawing.
1993                  Skidmore College, Summer Six. Six week intensive drawing and painting workshops. Summer
1992                  University at Albany, SUNY, Visiting Artist/Associate Professor Graduate Painting and Drawing seminars, all teaching assistants in
Foundation                            Drawing Courses. Spring.
1989                  Carnegie Mellon University, Visiting Artist. Beginning through Advanced Drawing & Painting, graduate committees and work
                           with Admission and with committee to restructure Foundation Program. Extensive recruitment and portfolio review.              

1989–1990       Invited to join tenure track, declined to move to NYC to teach at Cooper Union.
1984–89           Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Assistant Professor. Beginning through Advanced Painting & Drawing and
                           Graduate Reviews. Extensive recruitment and portfolio review.
1986-88            Tyler School of Art Abroad/Rome, Assistant Professor. Graduate Painting Seminars and Beginning through Advanced
                           Painting & Drawing.
1980                  Louisiana State University, Instructor. Foundation and Figure Drawing courses.

One and two person exhibitions

2018              New York, NY, Kim Foster Gallery, In (of) Our World, (one person)
2016                Des Moines IA, Olson-Larsen Gallery (two person)
                         Quincy IL, Quincy Art Center (one person)
2015                New York, NY, Littlejohn Contemporary, Accordion Drawings, (two person)
                         Maryville, MO, Missouri State University Deluxe Gallery, October (one person)
2014                 Decorah, IA, Luther College, FLASH POINT, fall (one person)
2013                 New York, NY, Kim Foster Gallery, Medusa, September (one person)
                         San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, Galería Atenea, Arbol De Santos, July (one person)
                         Sioux City, IA, Sioux City Art Center, Attempt To Translate, August (one person) (catalog)
2012                Des Moines, IA, Olson-Larsen Gallery, Fractured Language, Paintings and Sculptures (one person)
                         Iowa City, IA, Hudson River Gallery, Recent Painting, (one person)
2011                 Des Moines IA, Artstop / project spaces, (public sculptural installation in conjunction with Olson Larsen Gallery and the
                         City of Des Moines)
2010                Indianola IA, Farnham Gallery, Simpson College, Recent Work, (two person)
2009               Des Moines, IA, Olson-Larsen Galleries, New Work, paintings and sculpture (one person)
                        Cedar Rapids, IA, Iowa Hall Gallery, Kirkwood Community College, Milagro del Dia– the Mexican Women’s Project (one person)
2008               Des Moines, IA, Olson-Larsen Galleries, Recent Work, (one person)
                        Cedar Rapids, IA, Iowa Hall Gallery, Kirkwood Community College, Recent Paintings, (one person)
2006               Hudson, NY, John Davis Gallery, Paintings and Works on Paper (one person)
                        New York, NY, Littlejohn Contemporary Gallery, Synesthesia (one person)
                        Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Karsh-Masson Gallery, Recent Work, (two person)
                        Cincinnati, OH, Chidlaw Gallery, Recent Paintings, Art Academy of Cincinnati, (one person)
2002               Cedar Falls, IA, UNI Gallery of Art, Pandemonium, (one person)
2001                New York, NY, Kim Foster Gallery, Psychedelia, (catalog) (one person)
                        Cedar Rapids, IA, McAuley Gallery, Mount Mercy College, Susan Chrysler White, New Work (one person)
2000               Hudson, NY, Davis & Hall Gallery, Recent Paintings, (two person)
1999                New York, NY, Cheryl McGinnis Gallery, Women on Women (two person)
1997                New York, NY, Kim Foster Gallery, Recent Paintings, (one person)
                        San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, Galería Atenea, Recent Paintings, (two person)
1995                New York, NY, Kim Foster Gallery, RECENT PAINTINGS (one person)
                        Galería Atenea, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, Recent Paintings, (two person)
1993                Philadelphia, PA, Janet Fleisher Gallery, Recent Paintings, (one person)
1992                New York, NY, Curt Marcus Gallery, An Installation (one person)
                        Philadelphia, PA, Janet Fleisher Gallery, Catacomb, Recent Work, (one person)
1991                Greensboro, NC, The Weatherspoon Museum, University of North Carolina, Susan Chrysler White: Falk Visiting Artist, (one
                        person)
1989               Philadelphia, PA, Janet Fleisher Gallery, Recent Paintings, (one person)
                        Pittsburgh, PA, Carnegie Mellon Art Gallery, Visiting Artist Exhibition (two person)

Group Exhibitions

2017             Jerusalem, Consulate-General, Current Abstraction, through Art in Embassies program
2015             London, UK Sluice Art Fair, October
                     Miami Art Fair, MADE & LABspace +1+1
                     San Antonio, TX, McNay Museum Art To The Power Of Ten
                     San Antonio TX, Cinnabar Gallery Professor’s Pick ( Two faculty pick two former students)
                     Davenport IA, Figge Art Museum, University of Iowa Faculty Biennial Exhibition
                     Akron, OH, Akron Museum of Art, Beauty Reigns: A Baroque Sensibility in Recent Painting, large 2D/3D room installation,
                     curator, Jan Dreisbach, (traveled from McNay Museum) Dec 2014-May 2015
                     Mt Vernon, IA, Peter Luce Gallery, Cornell College, UI Grads and Faculty Exhibition
                     Bedford, NY, Clover Barn Gallery (affiliated with Littlejohn Contemporary NYC) 30 small paintings, February 2015
2014            San Antonio, TX, McNay Art Museum, Beauty Reigns: A Baroque Sensibility in Recent Painting, large 3D sculpture and
                     paintings, Rene Paul Barilleaux, museum curator, (book published) June 2014-Dec 2015
                     New York, NY, Peter Fingesten Gallery, Pace University, Oblique Strategies, curated by Emmy Mickelson
                     New York, NY Lehman College Art Gallery, Source Material, curated by Susan Hoeltzel
                     New York, NY, Kim Foster Gallery, Particle/Physical, group exhibition, spring
                     Doha, Qatar, Katara Art Center, Virginia Commonwealth University, Visiting Artist Print Project Collection, Fall 2014
2013            Davenport, IA Figge Art Museum, Faculty Exhibition, catalog
                     Iowa City, IA, Iowa Memorial Union, Iowa City and Solon public libraries, and Hardin Library for Health Sciences, Nuclear
                     Neighborhoods…11,000 Generations (organized by Iowa Physicians for Social Responsibility) August / September
2012            Auburn, NY, Schweinfurth Art Center, Super Saturated, (traveled from Larchmont, NY)
2011             Larchmont, NY, Kenise Barnes Fine Art, Super Saturated
                     Hudson NY, John Davis Gallery, Painting / Sculpture installation, large sculptural installation
                     Sioux City, IA, Sioux City Art Center, Legacy ll Collection Exhibition, purchase to build Art Center collection, (catalog)
                     Mount Vernon, IA, Cornell College, Peter Paul Luce Gallery, SHOW…. R.E.S.P.E.C.T (The Symbiotic Relationship Between
                    Teacher and Student), (curated an exhibition of work by former students and myself)
                     Davenport, IA, Figge Art Museum, Faculty Exhibition, (catalog)
2010            Wilmington, DE, Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts, In Canon, (curated by Margaret Winslow, Assistant Curator,
                     Delaware Art Museum), (sculptural installation and paintings)
                     Larchmont NY, Kenise Barnes Gallery, Crazy Beautiful ll,
2009            Larchmont NY, Kenise Barnes Gallery, The O Show, (curated by Katarina Wong)
                     Des Moines, IA, Olson-Larsen Gallery, Gallery Artists
2008           New York, NY, Parts and Labor Gallery, New York, NY, Chandelier
                     Fairfield, IA, ICON Gallery, Large Painting Show
                     Fairfield, IA ICON Gallery, Group Show
2007            Des Moines, IA, Des Moines Art Center, Iowa Artists, (Invitational)
                     Iowa City, IA, University of Iowa Museum of Art, School Of Art Faculty Show, (catalog)
                     Phillips de Pury, New York, NY, Rxart Invitational Exhibition and Auction, (catalog) invited by Jeff Fleming, Director, Des Moines
                     Art Center
2006           Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Making Room, curated by Heather Nicol Hudson, NY,
                    John Davis Gallery, Group Exhibition, New York, NY, AAS Contemporary Art Fair
2004            Los Angeles, CA, LA ART (through Littlejohn Contemporary)
                     New York, NY, Littlejohn Contemporary, Gallery Artists
                     Iowa City, IA, University of Iowa Museum of Art, Faculty Art Exhibition
2003            New York, NY, Affordable Art Fair
                     New York, NY, Kim Foster Gallery, Selections
2002            New York, NY, Kim Foster Gallery, An Hors d’oeuvre
                     Buffalo, NY, Albright Knox Museum, New York Selections
2001             New York, NY, Kim Foster Gallery, Black and White
                      Iowa City, IA, University of Iowa Museum of Art, Faculty Show (catalog)
1997             Philadelphia, PA, Fleisher-Ollman Gallery, Inaugural Show
                      Rome, Italy, Tyler School of Art, Temple Gallery, Visual Arts Faculty: Past and Present
1996             Portland, OR, Butters Gallery, Looking East
                     Chicago IL, Art Chicago (with Kim Foster Gallery New York, NY)
                      Housatonic, MA, Spazi Contemporary Art, Selections
1995             New York, NY, Houghton Gallery, The Cooper Union, Painting Faculty Exhibition (catalog)
1993             Philadelphia, PA, Vox Populi Gallery, Mentors
                      Chicago, IL, Art Chicago
1992             Lincoln, MA, DeCordova Museum, The Politics of Cloth: Selection from the Fabric Workshop
                     Chicago, IL, Art Chicago
1991             New York/ Rome, Italy Molica Guidarte Gallery, Works on Paper (catalog)
                     Kutztown, PA, Sharidan Gallery, Kutztown University, The Expressive Moment: Four Painters
1990            Atlanta, GA, High Museum, Contemporary Concerns in Drawing (catalog)
                     Collegeville, PA, Berman Museum, Ursinus College, Working on Paper: Contemporary American Drawings, (catalog)
                     Philadelphia, PA, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Art Now (catalog)
                     Philadelphia, PA, Janet Fleisher Gallery, Text in Contemporary Art
                     Chicago, IL, Art Chicago
                     Greensboro, NC, The Weatherspoon Museum, University of North Carolina, Works on Paper
1989             Reading, PA, , Albright College Gallery, Art About Aids (curated by David Rubin) (catalog)
                     Pittsburgh, PA, Carnegie Mellon Art Gallery, Perspectives from Pennsylvania
                     Philadelphia, PA, Janet Fleisher Gallery, Four Painters
                     Chicago, IL, Art Chicago
                     Pittsburgh, PA, Carnegie Mellon Art Gallery, Visiting Artist Exhibition
1988            Philadelphia, PA, Fleisher Art Memorial/Philadelphia Museum of Art Ten x Twelve (catalog)
                     Elkins Park, PA, Tyler Gallery, Tyler School of Art Faculty Exhibition
                     Rome, Italy, Tyler School of Art Abroad, Faculty Exhibition
                     Philadelphia, PA, Janet Fleisher Gallery, Gallery Artists
1987             Philadelphia, PA, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, A Telling Impulse, Aspects of Narrative in Contemporary Art curated by
                     Judith Stein
                     Philadelphia, PA, Paul Cava Gallery, Selected Works on Paper
                     Philadelphia, PA, Janet Fleisher Gallery, Gallery Artists
1986            New York, NY, Cavin Morris Gallery, The Fabric Workshop Show
                     Philadelphia, PA, Janet Fleisher Gallery, Group Exhibition
1985             Philadelphia, PA, Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia Painting Exhibition, curated by Patterson Sims and Kay Larson (catalog)
                     Philadelphia Museum of Art, Five Years of Acquisitions (catalog)
                     Trenton, NJ, Trenton State University, Four Philadelphia Painters
                     Elkins Park, PA, Tyler Gallery, Tyler School of Art, New Faculty Exhibition
1984             Indianapolis, IN, Indianapolis Museum of Art, Painting and Sculpture Today (catalog)
                      Knoxville, TN, University of Tennessee, First Invitational Drawing Exhibition (catalog)
                     Chicago, IL, Peter Miller Gallery, Four Emerging Expressionists
                     Philadelphia, PA, Kling Gallery, Finale ’84
                     Philadelphia, PA, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Mary Cassat Art Festival: Women in Art
1983             Philadelphia, PA, Philadelphia Art Alliance, Six Artists, An Invitational
                     Philadelphia, PA, Nexus Gallery, Nexus Gallery Retrospective
                     State College, PA, Pennsylvania State University, Recent Paintings
                     Philadelphia, PA, Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia Museum of Art Challenge Exhibition
                     Philadelphia, PA, Fleisher Art Memorial, Five Years of Challenge Exhibitions (catalog)
                     Philadelphia, PA, Lawrence Oliver Gallery, Untitled 1983
1982             New York, NY, The Drawing Center, Selections 16
                     New York, NY, The Drawing Center, Anniversary Show/ Five Years of Exhibitions (catalog)
                     Camden, NJ, Stedman Art Gallery, Rutgers University, Rutgers International Works on Paper (Purchase Award) (catalog)
1981             Cheltenham, PA, Cheltenham Art Center, Annual Painting Exhibition (Purchase Award by the Philadelphia Museum of Art)
1980            Baton Rouge, LA, Louisiana State University, L.S.U. Faculty Show
                     Sacramento, CA, Crocker Kingsley Museum, Crocker Kingsley Biennial (curated by Judy Chicago) (Best of Show award)
                     Davis, CA, University of California, Davis, M.F.A. Thesis Exhibition
1979             Stockton, CA, Haggin Museum, Painting Exhibition, (Best of Show award)
                     Richmond, CA, Richmond Art Center, Group Exhibition
1978             Berkeley, CA, Worth Ryder Art Gallery, Young Women in Art
                     Berkeley, CA, U.C. Berkeley Faculty Club, Three Painters

Current Gallery Affiliations

New York, NY, Kim Foster Gallery
New York, NY, Littlejohn Contemporary Gallery
Des Moines, IA, Olson-Larsen Gallery
Iowa City, IA, Hudson River Gallery

Public and Important Private Commissions
 

2016/17        Art in Embassies, Ashbakat, Turkmenistan, permanent art installation (upcoming)
                      Art in Embassies, Taipei, Taiwan, permanent art installation (upcoming)
2016             Greater Des Moines Public Art Foundation, Project Spaces, Bus Wrap (June)
                      Iowa State University, Ames, IA Friley Dining Hall mural installation (in process)
2015             Kirkwood Community College at Oakdale in Coralville, IA (Nine paintings)
2014             Iowa City, IA, Art in State Buildings Program, University of Iowa, West Campus Transportation Center, Flash Point, permanent
                     70 ft. mural
2013            Cedar Rapids, IA, PCI (Physicians Clinic of Iowa) St Luke’s Hospital, Baroque Garden, permanent sculptural installation
                     Cedar Rapids, IA, Convention Center (new facility) Two painting commissions
                     Iowa City, IA, Potash Collection, private commission, Hydra (painted sculptural installation)
2012             Malibu, CA, permanent sculptural installation in private collection of Cheryl Lewis, (through Olson Larsen Gallery)
2011              University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Giardini reconfiguration (with new elements added) of previous 2006 installation
                      following renovation of the facility)
2009            Kirkwood Community College, New Arts Building, Bloom permanent sculptural installation, 2007
                     University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics, Main entry, Migration, permanent sculptural installation suspended in entry
2007            University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics, Menagerie, Hospital Dentistry Semi-transparent sculptural installation in waiting area
2006            University of Iowa Foundation, 30 small sculptures and cards for the major donors to the University of Iowa Foundation
                     University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics, Center of Excellence in Image-guided Radiation Therapy, Giardini, large sculptural
                     installation suspended in entry
2002           University of Iowa Foundation, Large- scale painting for the Iowa Foundation building, Process of making the painting was
                     filmed for the Foundation’s “Good, Better, Best” fundraising campaign
2000           Hispanic Heritage Awards at the Kennedy Center, Washington, DC (broadcast on NBC Television). Executed paintings and
                     projected images for the presentations
1999            Hispanic Heritage Awards at the Kennedy Center, Washington, DC (broadcast on NBC Television). Executed paintings and
                     projected images for the presentations
1998/99      Executed paintings for projections for Backstreet Boys Concerts in New York.

Awards

2008-09      Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters and Sculptors Award, (one of twenty-five in US)
2007            Filmed for Iowa Master Artist Series produced for Iowa Public Television
1998             AMACUP Award (Mexican Association for Arts and Popular Culture): for Milagro del Día Project: most creative new project,
                      México City, México,
1999             Greenwich World Hunger Association Grant: for Milagro del Día Project,
1989             National Endowment for the Arts: Visual artist’s fellowship for works on paper,
1986             Fabric Workshop Artist in Residence: Philadelphia, PA, January--March
1986             Yaddo Fellow: Saratoga Springs, NY, Summer
1982             Philadelphia Museum of Art Purchase Award: Philadelphia, PA,
1982             First Place Purchase Award: Rutgers International Works on Paper, Camden, NJ
1980             Best of Show: Crocker Kingsley Museum, Sacramento, CA (juried by Judy Chicago)
1979             U.C. Regents Fellowship in Art
1978             U.C. Regents Fellowship in Art
1977             President’s Fellowship in Art: U.C. Berkeley, CA,  (fully funded semester in New York with studio)
1976             Anne Bremmar Award in Art: U.C. Berkeley, Berkeley, CA,

University of Iowa Awards

2014-16          Collegiate Scholar Award
2009-11          Faculty Scholar Award, (Three semesters research without teaching)
2007              Travel Grant, International Programs, CLAS Deans office and the VP for Research Career Development Award
2006/07        Dean’s Scholar Award: University of Iowa recognizes newly promoted faculty members who excel in both teaching and
                       scholarship or creative work. (2 year award, one of 3 people at UI)
2003              Career Development Award, University of Iowa
2001              Arts and Humanities Initiative Grant: University of Iowa
2001              Old Gold Fellowship Grant: University of Iowa,
                       CIFRE Grant: University of Iowa

Collections

Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Camden NJ
Virginia Commonwealth University, Doha, Qatar
Michigan State University, Lansing MI
Brunnier Museum of Art, Iowa State University, Ames, IA
Art in Embassies, American Embassy in Algeria, Algiers
Art in Embassies, Ashbaghat, Turkmenistan (upcoming)
Fidelity Investments, New York, NY
Citicorp, New York, NY
Hewlett-Packard Corporation, Palo Alto, CA
The Prudential Insurance Company of America, New York, NY
Linklaters, New York, NY
Sioux City Art Center, Sioux City, IA
Meniscus Medical Communications, Philadelphia, PA
Kirkwood Community College, Conference Center (four paintings and permanent sculptural commission),
Cedar Rapids, IA,
Iowa State University, permanent installation in new dining facility, Ames IA
University of Iowa Foundation, Iowa City, IA
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA (Seven pieces, 3 large scale commissions)
Physicians Clinic of Iowa, St Lukes Hospital, (new facility), Cedar Rapids, IA
Cedar Rapids Convention Center, (new facility) Cedar Rapids, IA
University of Iowa, West Campus Transportation Building
Kirkwood Community College at Oakdale in Coralville, IA (Nine paintings)