Alice White is an Oil Painter, Art Lecturer and Tutor at The University of the Arts London. Employing a bright, contemporary visual language of expressive figurative forms, Alice's artwork explores how wildlife in inner-city habitats impact positively on personal and social psychological spaces.
A selection of artworks from her current Back to Life series are available as part of the #artistsupportpledge.
Her solo show A New Wave documented her year's residency as Artist for Animals at ZSL London Zoo.
Alice’s studio practice is informed by cross-disciplinary collaborations. Her current project The Art of Science recently launched at the Polar Museum at the Scott Polar Research Institute (July 2021).
She is a team member of SunSpaceArt (Cambridge University), winners of the Sir Arthur Clarke education and outreach Space Achievement award (June 2021). SunSpaceArt is funded by the Science and Technology Facilities Council.
Public Talks: Alice is a Guest Lecturer at University College London, Kings College London, The Courtauld Institute of Art and the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art. Her essay A Painter's Perspective is in the book Alfred Cohen: An American Artist in Europe, published by the Alfred Cohen Art Foundation and Ben Uri Gallery (March 2020).
She is an Accredited Lecturer for The Arts Society (NADFAS). Her recent article How to Look at Painting was published by The Art Society Magazine (June 2020).
Time Space Money Bursary, a-n The Artists Information Company and Arts Council England (2020).
Russell and Chapple Canvas Prize for an Outstanding Artwork in Oils, Royal Society of Marine Artists (2017).
Group Award: Public Engagement Fund at Brunel University (2019).
“If Santa squeezes one of Alice White’s awesome oil paintings into my stocking, I’d be a happy girl.” Lauren Laverne, Grazia Magazine