Naomi White

CURRICULUM VITAE


NEW YORK FILM ACADEMY

Co-Chair Photography Department, Photo Arts Conservatory at NYFA

June 2018 – Present

Co-Associate Chair, Photography Department, NYFA

September 2017 - June 2018

Teaching Faculty, Photography Department, NYFA

September 2014 - September 2017


UCLA

Adjunct Professor UCLA Extension

Jan 2015 – Apr 2017


Awards
Winner of PDN's Objects of Desire Still Life competition

Residencies
Jentel Artist Residency, Wyoming
Artist Residency in Motherhood, Los Angles, California


Solo Exhibitions
September 2012 Plastic Currents, Two Roads Gallery, Los Angeles
June 2007 The Liberator, Supreme Trading Gallery, Williamsburg, Brooklyn
January 2002 Daily Practice, Tobey Fine Arts, NYC
November 2000 Glued to the Mirror, Tobey Fine Arts, NYC


Select Group Exhibitions

March 2020, Still Life. Alternative Exposures, Millepiani, Rome

January 2020, FOCUS Photo LA, Barker Hangar, Santa Monica, CA

November, 2019, Center for Creative Photography’s, The Qualities of LIGHT, University of Arizona

October 2019, XPOSED: Humans vs. Planet Earth, Knox Contemporary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

August 2018 Maiden LA Open Studios, Los Angeles

February 2018 Fragments Shored Against the Ruins, Blue Thumb Gallery, Melbourne, Australia

December 2017 Spectrum Art Fair, Booth #615, Miami

December 2017 Scope Art Fair, Directed Art Modern, Miami

December 2017 The Setai Hotel, Design Art Concepts, Miami

June 2017 bG Gallery, Spectrum Gestalt, Bergamot Station

January 2017 PHOTO LA, 26th Annual International, ASMP Booth

December 2016, Art Basel, Miami, Composition: an Arrangement of Unique Things, Directed Art Modern

July 2016, Cross Currents, Saatchi Art Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

January 2016, Convergence, Cabarrus Arts, Concord, North Carolina

March 2015 Uncertain States #21, A lens-based artists' project, London, UK

November 2014 Visual Narratives, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, Colorado

November 2014 Festival #4, NAA Festval NOVAS ARTES ASSOCIADAS, Barcelos, Portugal

October 2014 AphroChic, Helms Bakery Pop-up Home, Saatchi Art, Los Angeles

June 2014 The Future of Gaming, iam8bit Gallery, Los Angeles

May 2014 Grace & Ritual, iam8bit Gallery, Los Angeles

March 2014 Saatchi Art Opening, celebrating their Permanent Collection, Los Angeles

February 2014 The Future of Gaming, DICE Summit, Las Vegas

September 2013 Camera Work: Contemporary Portraiture, Black Box Gallery Portland, Oregon

May 2013 Grace & Ritual, iam8bit Gallery, Los Angeles

October 2012 Green, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Colorado

June 2012 SONYA Art Walk, Brooklyn

December 2010 Collaborations with Olek, Christopher Henry Gallery, NYC

July 2010 EyeAm: Women Behind the Lens, Anthology Film Archives, NYC

June 2008 Peter Lorre’s 20th Century, Montclair University, New Jersey

May 2007 EyeAm: Women Behind the Lens, Manhattan Neighborhood Network

April 2007 About Face: Portraiture Now, GE World Headquarters, Fairfield, Connecticut

April 2006 Women in Modern Art, LMCC, Redhead Gallery, NY

September 2005 A Knock on the Door, LMCC, South Street Seaport Museum, NY

August 2003 Strength & Virtue, Kembali Film Festival, Echo Theatre, Portland, Oregon

May 2002 5th Anniversary Show, Tobey Fine Arts, 580 Broadway, NY


Education
MFA, Photography and Related Media, May 2000, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY
Post Baccalaureate, Photography, May 1998, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA
BA, English Literature, May 1994, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA
Certificate in Italian Language and Photography, May 1990, Lorenzo De Medici, Florence, Italy
Studies in the History of Art and Photography, 1988-1990, Cal State University Northridge, CA

Publications and Reviews

On Art & Aesthetics
HokTok
Uncertain States
Time Out New York
The New York Art World
Haber Arts

Using Format