PDF icon  Download Unabridged Bio (PDF)

Born

New York City

Education

1974

Masters Degree in Painting, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA

1970

Teaching Credential, California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA

1968

B.F.A., Cooper Union School of Art and Architecture, New York City

1964

High School of Music and Art, New York City

Related Work Experience

Since 1977, Associate Professor, The University of Texas at Austin, Art Department

One-Person Exhibitions

2007

Ripe Commingling, Texas A&M University–Kingsville, Ben Bailey Art Gallery

2005

All Fall Down, dBerman Gallery, Austin, TX

2001

Fancy Plans, dBerman Gallery, Austin, TX

1999

Sitting, Standing, Sleeping, Sinking, Lyons Matrix Gallery, Austin, TX
Mondrian’s Pleasure Series, Hardin-Simmons University, Abilene, TX

1995

Under the Sun, Lyons Matrix Gallery, Austin, TX

1989

Locus Gallery, San Antonio, TX
Air Gallery, Austin, TX

1988

Susan Whyne: New Paintings, Texas Gallery, Houston, TX

1987

Susan Whyne: Recent Paintings, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX
(Perspectives catalogue)

Selected Group Exhibitions

2005

Where Were They Then?, Art Palace Gallery, Austin, TX

2004

On View From The Permanent Collection of Texas Artists, Maine Picnic, 1986, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX

2002

Artists to Artists: An Exhibition of Works from The Space Program of the Marie Walsh Sharp Foundation, Ace Gallery, New York City

2001

Drawing, dBerman Gallery, Austin, TX
Crossing State Lines, Texas Art from the Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX

1998

Oil Patch Dreams: Images of the Petroleum Industry in American Art, The Art Museum of Southeast Texas, Beaumont, TX (traveled to four other Texas museums)

1997

Art Matters, Art Pace, San Antonio, TX

1996

For the Birds, Bucheron Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Open Studios, Marie Walsh Sharpe Foundation, New York City

1994

The Exquisite Corpse, D.A.R.E. at the McKinney Ave. Contemporary, Dallas, TX

1992

Experiences in a World Order, Centro Columbo Americano (USIA), Medellin, Columbia, SA (traveling)
Urban/Suburban, Arlington Museum of Art, Arlington, TX
15th Anniversary Benefit, (preview of work for auction), The New Museum, New York City

1991

A Sense of Place: Recent Acquisitions in Contemporary Texas Art, San Antonio Art Museum, San Antonio, TX
Figurative Drawing, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX
Black & White Drawings, Linda Cathcart Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Drawings at the Texas Gallery, Houston, TX
Direct References: Drawings by Texas Artists, The Glassell School of Art, Houston, TX

1989

Texas Womens Exhibition, National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C. (slides)
Evidence, Contemporary Narrative Painters of the Southwest, San Antonio Art Museum, San Antonio, TX

1987

Group Show, James Corcoran Gallery, Santa Monica, CA (curated by Texas Gallery, Houston, TX)
Susan Whyne, Nic Nicisoa, Derek Boshier, Albert Totah Gallery, New York City
Texas, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Rental Gallery, San Francisco, CA
3rd Coast Review: A Look at Art in Texas, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, CO
Artists Group Show, Texas Gallery, Houston, TX

1986

Texas Artists, Texas Gallery, Houston, TX
Landscape Painting, Eugene Binder Gallery, Dallas, TX

1984

Seven Narrative Painters, Mills College Art Gallery, Oakland, CA
New York / Outside New York, New Museum, New York City
Whyne, Flato, Lee N. Smith, Hecker, Texas Gallery, Houston, TX

1983

New Orleans Triennial, New Orleans Museum (Guest Curated by Linda Cathcart, Director, Contemporary Art Museum, Houston, TX)
Southern Fictions, Contemporary Art Museum, Houston, TX
Certain Realities, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
Painting Invitational Exhibition, Brown University, Bell Gallery, Providence, RI

1980

Susan Whyne, Carol Rabel, Robert Houg, Mattingly Baker Gallery, Dallas, TX

1979

New Works: Carol Rable, Susan Whyne, Laguna Gloria Museum at First Federal, Austin, TX
Miniature Show, Lawndale Annex, University of Houston, Houston, TX

1978

Works on Paper: Southwest 1978, Dallas Museum of Fine Arts, Dallas, TX (traveling)
Cityscapes – San Francisco and Los Angeles, Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco

1975

Summer ’75 Show, University Art Museum, Berkeley, CA

1974

Bay Area Women Artist Show, Evergreen State College, Olympia, WA
Bay Area Studio Sampler, organized by Artweek, San Francisco, CA

1971

Paint on Paper Show, San Francisco Art Institute

Selected Publications

1995

Review, The Austin American-Statesman, “Susan Whyne Paints a World of Dichotomies that Clash ‘Under the Sun’,” May 4, p. 43, Madeline Irvine
Review, The Austin Chronicle, “Wet Paint and Natural Disasters,” April 20, Rebecca Levy

1990

Review, The Houston Chronicle, “An Exhibition That Draws Attention,” October 18, Patricia Johnson
Review, The Houston Chronicle, “Current Affairs Inspire Drawings,” September 16, Patricia Johnson

1987

“The Houston Scene,” Art in America, April, Jamey Gambrel

1986

“50 Texas Artists,” Essay by Annette Carlozzi, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, CA
Catalogue, “New Work, New York, Outside N.Y.,” New Museum, Essays by Ned Rifkin and Lynn Gumbert

1983

Catalogue, 1933 New Orleans Triennial, New Orleans Museum of Art, Louisiana, Essay by Linda Cathcart
Catalogue, Southern Fictions, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX, Essays by William Fagaly, Monroe Spears
Interview, Texas Homes Magazine, October, Susan Freudenheim
Catalogue, Certain Realities, University Art Museum, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, Essay by Emily Kass
Catalogue, “New Works by Austin Artists,” Laguna Gloria Art Museum, Essay by Annette Carlozzi
Catalogue, “Painting: Amenoff, Hodgkin, Miller, Porter, Thorne, Whyne,” Brown University, Bell Gallery, List Art Center, Essay by Susan Fillin Yeh

1976

MS Magazine, “The Golden Gate 6,” June, Susan Tibbon, p. 41

1975

Review, Artweek, “Six Bay Area Artists,” Joanne Dickson, 8/23, p. 3
Review, Artforum Magazine, October, “University Art Museum, Berkeley Summer Group Show,” Jeff Perrone

Awards

1994

Adolph & Esther Gottlieb Foundation Grant
Art Matters Grant
Marie Sharp Walsh Foundation Studio Project Grant

1989

National Endowment for the Arts Individual Artists Grant
National Endowment for the Arts Foreign Residency Grant at La Napoule Foundation, France

1980

National Endowment for the Arts Individual Artists Grant