Bio & CV

Esther S White is a visual artist and curator. Her artists’ books, textiles, and prints reveal an experimental approach to materials and an interest in personal history.

Esther teaches printmaking at Zea Mays Printmaking and at Snow Farm. Esther’s work has been exhibited locally and internationally, most notably at the San Alejandro Academy of Fine Art in Havana and the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston. Her books are in the special collections of the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, the Fleet Library at Rhode Island School of Design, and the Arts Library at Yale University. Esther’s prints are available through the Zea Mays Printmaking Flat File Project.

Esther earned a BA in Studio Art and Art History with departmental honors from Barnard College, Columbia University in 2007. At Barnard, Esther studied printmaking and photography in an interdisciplinary, conceptual-art focused studio program.

Born in Cambridge, MA, Esther lives and works in Northampton, MA. She is currently an Artist in Residence in Motherhood.

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Collaborative Projects: Fugitive ArtsNorthampton Print & Book FairNorthampton Arts Council

Follow: I write about my process on Tumblr and post studio shots and works in progress on Instagram (preview below).

  • today was mostly about looking printmaking process photocollagraph collagraph intagliohellip
  • got a bonus 4th consecutive day in the studio onthedryingrackhellip
  • Three studio days in a row feels like a miniresidencyhellip
  • I could tell you about my meditation practice but tohellip