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Education

1995                  Bachelor of Fine Arts- Queen’s University, Kingston, ON

 

Selected Solo & Group Exhibitions

2014

Featured in upcoming TV series The Strain, Directed by Guillermo Del Toro

Julia White & Steven White: Roots Entwined, Durham Art Gallery, Durham, ON

2013

The Combine Project, Hamilton Museum of Steam and Technology, Hamilton, ON

Canadian Spirit (in conjunction with the Tom Thomson Art Gallery), Marine & Rail Museum, Owen Sound, ON

Transferred, Patchougue Art Gallery, NY, USA

Lost Machines, Blue Mountain Foundation For The Arts, Collingwood, ON

2012

Dada Reboot: Nuit Blanche, curated by Thom Solonoski, Distillery District, Toronto, ON

Fly By Night: Nuit Blanche, Gladstone Hotel, Toronto, ON

The Drake Hotel, outdoor sculpture installed in offsite exhibition in Wellington, Prince Edward County, ON

Art NOW, Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto, ON

It’s A Small, Small World, curated by Hennessy Youngman, Family Business Gallery, New York, NY

Electric Eclectics Music & Arts Festival, Meaford, ON

2011

Toronto International Art Fair, exhibited with 99 Gallery

Combined & Twined– Deep Listening Space, Kingston, NY, USA

Piano Pendulum– Fieldwork, Maberly, ON

The Combine Project- Grimsby Art Gallery, Grimsby, ON

2010

The Combine Project- Robert Langen Art Gallery, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, ON

All In The Family– Islip Art Museum, Islip, NY, USA

Steven White– Meaford Museum, part of Electric Eclectics Music Festival, Meaford, ON

Artists Survey: Greenbelt– Gallery 1313- Toronto, Royal Ontario Museum- Toronto, Cultural Expressions        Gallery- Ajax, James St. Gallery- Hamilton, Gallery Onefortyfive- St. Catherines, ON

2009

The Combine Project– Tom Thomson Art Gallery, Owen Sound, ON

2008

Domestica– Edward Day Gallery, Toronto, ON

2007

Flesherton Art Gallery, Flesherton, ON

Best Of: Toronto Outdoor Art Show Award Winners– First Canadian place, Toronto, ON

2006

Steven White: Rust Frequency– Edward Day Gallery, Toronto, ON

Kiwi Sculpture Project– Perth, ON, curated by Edward Day Gallery

Remnants Of Industry- Open Studio Print Sales Gallery, Toronto, ON

Steven White: New Work– Black Dog Gallery, Thornbury, ON

Fresh A.I.R.- Noyes Cultural Arts Center, Chicago, USA

2005                 

Carl Beam, Steven White, Lorne Wagman– DeBoer Gallery, Owen Sound, ON

Artists In Residence– Anchor Graphics, Chicago, USA

Dexteritas- The Cryptic Canvas, Toronto, ON

Steven White: New Work- Sandra Goldie Gallerie, Montreal, PQ

Best Of: Toronto Outdoor Art Show Award Winners– First Canadian place, Toronto, ON

2004                 

True– Wellington Gallery, Aurora, ON

Vinyl Show, Amoebacorp, Toronto, ON

X Folder– Sir Wilfred Grenfell College Art Gallery, Memorial University, Corner Brook, NFL

Pulse: Recent Acquisitions of Contemporary Art– Tom Thomson Art Gallery, Owen Sound, ON

Steven White: Anchor Series– Open Studio Gallery, Toronto, ON

Best Of: Toronto Outdoor Art Show Award Winners– First Canadian place, Toronto, ON

2002                 

Steven White: Airport Records– Edward Day Gallery, Toronto, ON

2000

Twentieth Century Modern– Spin Gallery, Toronto, ON

1999

Glow– Archive Inc., Toronto, ON

Steven White: State Of Repair– Edward Day Gallery, Toronto, ON

1998

Patent Pending: Derek Shapton & Steven White– Sis Boom Bah, Toronto,ON

Steven White: Home Science– Edward Day Gallery, Toronto, ON

 

Grants

Ontario Arts Council Mid Career Artist Grant- 2014, 2012

Canada Council for the Arts Project Grant- 2010

Chalmers Arts Fellowship- 2006

Ontario Arts Council Emerging Artist Grant- 2011, 2010, 2004, 2002, 1998

Ontario Arts Council Exhibition Assistance Grant- 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2005, 2003

Canada Council for the Arts Emerging Artist Grant- 2004, 2002

 

Awards & Achievements

2010

Owen Sound Cultural Award winner for Visual Art

Juror- Tom Thomson Art Gallery Banner Project

Juror- Southampton Art Gallery, Southampton, ON

Bruce County Museum, Special exhibit designer, Southampton, ON

2006

Juror- Convergence, Tom Thomson Memorial Art Gallery, Owen Sound, ON

Honorable Mention- Best Original Print, Toronto Outdoor Art Show

Special Jury Recognition- The McLuhan International Festival of the Future, New Media Competition

2004

Best Original Print, Toronto Outdoor Art Show

2002

Juror, Gibraltar Point Arts Centre Artist Residency Program, Toronto Island, ON

Best Original Print, Toronto Outdoor Art Show

1997

Community Artist Internship- Art Starts Cultural Centre, Toronto, ON

1995

Andre Bieler Award- Highest Studio Achievement, Queens University, Kingston ON

 

Residencies

2002

Anchor Graphics, Chicago, USA  Funded by the National Endowment for the Arts, US

Reviews & Publications

Michael Tweed, “Roots Entwined”, Mountain Life Magazine, April, 2014

Laura Halleran, “Art Critique: The Combine Project”, The Silouette, McMaster University, March, 2014

Bryne McLaughlin, “Steven White- The Combinator”, Canadian Art, July 2011

Amanda Street, “Forgotten farm equipment given new life in Grimsby”, Niagara This Week, July 28, 2011

Stephanie Sisler. “Combine Project”, West Niagara News, August 4, 2011

TV COGECO Ontario- News story on The Combine Project, aired August 3, 2011

Drew Higginbotham, “The Art of Agriculture”, The Cord, November 2, 2010

Robert Reid, “Artist’s Combine Project Echoes Sadness and Celebration” The Record, November 13, 2010

Will Wlizlo, “The Art and Sound of Obsolescence” Utne Reader, July 2010

Musicworks Magazine, “Visions Of Sound” feature on The Combine Project, Summer 2010

/A\ Channel Television– News Story on The Combine Project, aired December 12, 2009

Murray Whyte, “Machines Sure To Turn Your Crank”, Toronto Star, December 11, 2009

Mike Landry, “The Combine Project”, Things Of Desire (National online alternative art magazine), November 26, 2009

Ned Morgan, “Steven White- The Combine Project”, Mountain Life Magazine, December, 2009

Mary Baxter, “Combine Harvester Turned Into Art”, Better Farming Magazine, December 2009

Bill Henry- “Combine Helps Tell A Tale”, Owen Sound Sun Times, November  27, 2009

CBC Radio One interview with Wei Chen on Ontario Today, Nov. 30, 2009

HGTV television program: Disaster D.I.Y., episode entitled “Bummed Out Basement” featuring the artist’s work.  Aired January 2009

Peter Goddard,  “Vintage Radios”, The Toronto Star, Jan. 18, 2008

Peter Goddard,  “Eclectic Festival”, The Toronto Star, Aug, 2007

Bill Henry,  “Artists Making Sounds”, Owen Sound Sun Times, July, 2007

CBC television program on “Best Of” exhibition featuring the artist’s work, Jan. 2007

Peter Goddard,  “Putting Obsolete To Good Use”, Toronto Star, December 2005

Gary Michael Dault, “Ribbons Of Ink-Stained Memory”, Globe & Mail, January 2006

Corinna Ghaznavi, “Anchor Series” Open Studio Publication, 2003

Bill Henry, “Gathering Rust And Turning It Into Art”, Owen Sound Sun Times, 2003

“Artist Inspired By Broken Items”, The Markdale Standard, 2003

Catherine Osborne, “State Of Repair” Edward Day Gallery Publication,                  1999

Catherine Dean, “In the Galleries”, The National Post, 1999

Deirdre Hanna, “Experimental Imagery Makes Major Impact”, NOW magazine, 1999

Exhibition preview- “Fast Forward”, Canadian Art, 1998

Exhibition review- “Music In Your Eyes”, Kingston Whig Standard, 1997

Exhibition Review- “Queen’s Fine Arts Grad Gets Featured”, The Queen’sJournal, 1997

Collections

 

Agribank, St. Paul, MN, USA                                                                        Queen’s University, Kinston, ON
Bank Of Montreal, Toronto, ON                                                                        Open Studio, Toronto, ON

Universal Energy, Toronto, ON                                                      Anchor Graphics, Chicago, USA

Michael MacMillan, Toronto, ON                                                Hampshire Design, Toronto, ON

Tom Thomson Memorial Art Gallery, Owen Sound, ON            BTCI, Toronto, ON

National Bank Of Canada, Ottawa, ON                                          Sq. Ft. Consulting, Toronto, ON

Maple Leaf Foods, Toronto, ON

Sun Life Insurance, Toronto, ON

Paliare-Roland Barristers, Toronto, ON