Advisory Board Member
Accelerator Personal Project Manager
Watie White is a painter and printmaker based in Omaha, Nebraska. His specific interest in public art makes abandoned spaces his favorite canvases. His work has been exhibited nationally and internationally, including at the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Arkansas, the Minneapolis Institute of Art, and the Telfair Museums in Georgia. He has been featured in several publications, including New American Paintings, Omaha Magazine, the Omaha World-Herald, and Oyez Review.
Watie is a recipient of numerous awards and grants, and his work is included in prominent public and private collections throughout North America. A dedicated public servant, he collaborates with numerous nonprofit organizations in Omaha and Chicago. Watie holds a B.A. from Carleton College, a B.F.A. from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and an M.F.A. from American University.