Lindsey White

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Lindsey White is an Oklahoma native who lives and works in San Francisco, CA. Through video, photography, and sculpture, White models a type of sight-gag index, working with the language of magic and comedy to present the unexpected and impossible in everyday life. She has exhibited in San Francisco at Eli Ridgway Gallery, Southern Exposure, San Francisco Arts Commission, New Langton Arts, and Headlands Center for the Arts, and nationally and internationally at ACME. in Los Angeles, CA, New York Book Fair, Aurora Picture Show in Houston, TX, Deadpan Exchange II Festival in Berlin, and the Barengasse Museum in Zurich. She was 2010 Artist-in-Residence at the Headlands Center for the Arts, a recipient of the 2008-2009 Fellowship at the Kala Institute of Art in Berkeley, CA, and was both a finalist in 2012 and 2010 for the SFMOMA SECA Award. She teaches at San Francisco Art Institute and California College of the Arts. Additionally, she is a part of the collaborative project Will Brown, which is currently based in a storefront space in San Francisco’s Mission District. Will Brown's main objective is to manipulate the structures of exhibition-making as a critical practice. The project has been featured in Art Forum, Frieze, Art Practical, Art Log, KQED, and Bold Italic. Will Brown is a 2013 Artist-in-Residence at the Headlands Center for the Arts in the Marin, CA. They will be partnering up with the Di Rosa Preserve in Napa Valley, CA in Spring 2014 and have a forthcoming solo exhibition at Berkeley Art Museum's MATRIX in Spring 2015. 

Adjunct Professor, Fine Arts

BFA, Pacific Northwest College of Art; MFA, CCA