About

Edward Whiteman is originally from upstate New York. He received his undergraduate degree from the Albright Art School at the University of Buffalo. After residing in New York and England, he moved to New Orleans. The artist was included in the 1975 Whitney Biennial and the 1975 New Orleans Museum of Art Biennial. He received a Ford Foundation Grant in 1980. In 1990 he was awarded a major grant from the Penny McCall Foundation. That same year Whiteman moved his studio from Uptown New Orleans to Covington. In 2011 he received the President's award as the St. Tammany Parish Visual Artist of the Year. Whiteman’s work is included in the collections of the Albright-Knox Gallery, the National Museum of Fine Arts, the New Orleans Museum of Art, the State of Louisiana and the Virlane Foundation in New Orleans.

Exhibition

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2014 Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2007 Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2000 Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
1997 Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
1995 Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
1994 Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
Edward Whiteman, Paper and Canvas Constructions: 1970-1993, University Art Museum, University of Southeastern Louisiana, Lafayette, LA
1992 Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
1991 Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
1990 1991 Line/Mass, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA
1989 Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
1987 Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
1984 Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
James Goodman Gallery, Buffalo, NY
1982 Edward Whiteman..Works on Treated Paper, 1975 82, Museum of Art, Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, PA
Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
James Goodman Gallery, Buffalo, NY
1981 James Goodman Gallery, Buffalo, NY
1979 Galerie Simonne Stern, New Orleans, LA
1977 Dick Jemison Gallery, Birmingham, AL
1976 David Findlay Galleries, New York, NY
1973 Images South Gallery, Atlanta, GA
1970 77 Galerie Simonne Stern, New Orleans, LA
1966 Seth Siegelaub Gallery, New York, NY
1965 Seth Siegelaub Gallery, New York, NY


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
1994 Louisiana Artist Annual, Slidell Cultural Center, Slidell, LA
Louisiana Sculptural Annual, St. Tammany Art Association, Covington, LA
1992 Louisiana Contemporaries, Selections from the ARCO Collection, University Art Museum, University of Southwestern Louisiana, Lafayette, LA
St. Tammany Art Association, Covington, LA
Louisiana Artist Annual, St. Tammany Art Association, Covington, LA
1989 The 41st Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
1989 Georgia Museum of Art, Athens, GA
New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA
Norton Gallery of Art, West Palm Beach, FL
1988 Joan Hodgell Gallery, Sarasota, FL
Selections 5: Five New Orleans Artists, UNO Fine Arts Gallery, University of New Orleans, LA
1987 Birmingham Biennial IV, Birmingham Museum of Art, AL
Southern Abstractions, City Gallery of Contemporary Art, Raleigh, NC
1986 Louisiana Now, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA
1985 Fertile Crescent, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA
The Exhibition at 112 Greene Street, Arthur Roger Gallery, New York, NY
Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL
1984 Artworks '84, Louisiana World Exposition, New Orleans, LA
1983 New Orleans Invitational, The University of West Florida, Pensacola, FL
A New Quarter: Contemporary New Orleans Artists, Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, Laurel, MS
1980 Southeast Seven III Fellowship Exhibition, Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston Salem, NC and Gibbes Art Gallery, Charleston, SC
Louisiana Major Works, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA, curated by Linda L. Cathcart, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX
Abstraction in Louisiana, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA
1979 SECCA Regional Advisory Council Exhibition, Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston Salem, NC, traveling to: Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia, SC; Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA, East Carolina University Art Gallery, Greenville, NC; Tennessee Fine Arts Center at Creekwood, Nashville, TN
Paper Making and Paper Using, Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston Salem, NC, traveling to: North Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY; University of Georgia, Athens, GA; Memphis Academy of Art, Memphis, TN; University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN; Alexandria Museum, Alexandria, LA
47th Southeastern Competition, Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston Salem, NC
1976-1977 Art U.S.A.: The South, sponsored by The New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA, traveling to: Guatemala City, Guatemala; Tegucugalpa, Honduras; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Brasilia, Brazil; Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic; Port au Prince, Haiti; Mexico City, Mexico
1977 Delahunty Gallery, Dallas, TX
1976 American Group Show, David Findlay Galleries, New York, NY
1975 Biennial of Contemporary American Art, Whitney Museum of Art, New York, NY
1975 Artists Biennial, New Orleans Museum of Art, LA
1973 Gallery of Contemporary Louisiana Art, New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA
1971 Artists of the Southeast and Texas Annual, New Orleans Museum of Art, LA
1965 One Hundred Contemporary American Drawings, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Seth Siegelaub Gallery, New York, NY
1964 Western New York Annual Exhibition, Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
1960 Artists of the Southeast and Texas Annual, New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA
1959 Western New York Annual Exhibition, Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY