Whitney Avra

Whitney Avra

Austin, TX, United States

About Whitney Avra

Based in Austin, Texas, Whitney Avra is a contemporary mixed-media artist working with vintage portraiture photography to explore ideas about female identity. She considers herself a visual storyteller sharing a point-of-view.

Whitney has exhibited at The Elisabet Ney Museum in Austin, TX, and her artwork has been featured in The Austin Chronicle, Austin CultureMap, and Glass Tire. Pieces by Whitney belong in private collections internationally.

Education

2017—present

atxGALS, Co-Founder & COO

2016—2017

VERGE Art Events, Artist Coordinator

Events

2018

Soma Vida Summer Artist in Residence— Austin, TX

Exhibitions

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019

BITCHES IN STITCHES, Wet Salon— Austin, TX

2018

COUNTERCULTURE, Soma Vida Gallery— Austin, TX

FEMININE GRANDEUR, The Elisabet Ney Museum— Austin, TX

WILD WOMEN, Nina Berenado Jewelry— Austin, TX

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019

The 3rd Annual Galentine’s Show, Fair Market w/atxGALS— Austin, TX

International Women’s Day SXSW Kickoff Party w/atxGALS— Austin, TX

BLOOM 2019, The Refinery w/atxGALS— Austin, TX

WEST Austin Studio Tour, Blue Genie Big Top— Austin, TX

Summer Art Party, TOMS Shoes w/TOMS X atxGALS— Austin, TX

The Assembled Show, Texas State University, Round Rock Campus— Round Rock, TX

The Other Art Fair presented by Saatchi Art, Dallas Market Hall— Dallas, TX

Travis Heights Art Trail, — Austin, TX

EAST Austin Studio Tour, The Cathedral— Austin, TX

2018

The 2nd Annual Galentine’s Show, South Congress Hotel w/atxGALS— Austin, TX

Art City Austin, Palmer Events Center— Austin, TX

BLOOM, The Refinery w/atxGALS— Austin, TX

WEST Austin Studio Tour, Blue Genie Big Top— Austin, TX

Friending is Not Friendship, Cobalt Riesling Gallery— Austin, TX

LUSH, Native Hostel w/atxGALS— Austin, TX

EAST Austin Studio Tour, The Studio ATX w/atxGALS— Austin, TX