Alice White is a professional Oil Painter, and Associate Lecturer at Central St Martins College of Art and Design. She is a Guest Lecturer for Kings College London, Brunel University, The Courtauld Institute of Art and the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art. She is a newly Accredited Lecturer for The Arts Society (NADFAS).
Her essay 'A Painter's Perspective' appears in the book Alfred Cohen: An American Artist in Europe, published by the Alfred Cohen Art Foundation and Ben Uri Gallery in March 2020.
Alice's studio practice is supported by a bursary from a-n The Artists Information Company and Arts Council England. Selected works from her new 'Back to Life' portfolio are available as part of the #artistsupportpledge. This bursary-winning portfolio explores the variety and richness of marine life living in UK rivers and waterways. Alice has been awarded the Russell and Chapple Canvas Prize for an Outstanding Artwork in Oils, at the Annual Exhibition for the Royal Society of Marine Artists in London.
Her solo show, entitled 'A New Wave' documented her year's residency as Artist for Animals at ZSL London Zoo. She is a team member of SunSpaceArt, a cross-disciplinary program bringing together scientists and artists working in youth education, funded by the Science and Technology Facilities Council.
Alice has been co-awarded the Public Engagement Fund at Brunel University 2019. Her project, entitled ‘Eat my Shorts’ is a collaboration between two scientists, a scientific film maker, and herself. It combines colourful, engaging stop-motion animation with public engagement and science communication practices to create short videos which will transform children into science communicators.
“If Santa squeezes one of Alice White’s awesome oil paintings into my stocking, I’d be a happy girl.” Lauren Laverne, Grazia Magazine