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UPCOMING

December 2019-Art Basel @ Manolis Gallery Group Exhibition Featuring Burkhardt Earth Art/Miami. December 2019 through February 2020.

November 14, 2019-“Burkhardt LetterScape “APE” Oil on Canvas on Exhibit & Auctioned at “Art 4 Apes” Event, Woody Michleb Gallery, Palm Beach/FL.

January 23-February 7, 2020-“The Winter Show” @ The Paul Fisher Gallery/West Palm Beach, FL. “Ron Burkhardt Extraterrestrials and Earth Art” & “Carol Calicchio’s New Abstractions”

2018-2020. Burkhardt’s LetterScape Works on Exhibit @ DTR Modern Fine Art Gallery, off Worth Avenue in Palm Beach/FL.

RECENT HISTORY

2006–September. Guest Professor and Speaker at Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan.

2006–August. One of Ten Master Artists Chosen for “Masters and Apprentices/Defending Dreams” Positive Resistance Charity Exhibition at Newport Harbor Nautical Museum, California, along with Artists Pierce Brosnan and Violet Parkhurst.

2006–July & August. Notism Art on Exhibit at 7-Degrees Gallery, Laguna Beach, California, in Contemporary Exhibit, “Backstories: Summer Collection 2006”, Curated by Joanne Artmann of Space on Spurgeon Gallery.

2006–June. Conceptual Work Selected for International ArtPeriscope in Poland.

2006–May & June. Burkhardt’s Notism and Conceptual Art Featured in One-Man Show at Philippe Guionnet Gallery, Rolling Hills Estate, in Palos Verdes, California.

2005–December. Awarded Lorenzo Il Magnifico de Medici Medal for Excellence in “Mixed Media/Installations” Representing the United States at Biennale Internazionale dell’Arte Contemporanea, Florence, Italy. (Burkhardt Sponsored by Porsche Cars North America.)

2005–November/December. Burkhardt’s Notism Work on Exhibit at Gallery Janos, Paris, France.

2005–November/December. Burkhardt’s Notism Work on Exhibit at Vanderbilt Gallery, Naples, Florida.

2005–August. Winner–International Juried Competition–“Paperworks” Award @ B.J. Spoke Gallery, Judged by Faye Hirsch, Senior Editor/Art in America Magazine, Huntington, New York.

2005–July. “World Class Graffiti” Exhibition @ Magidson Fine Art Gallery, Sao Paulo, Brasil.




About Ron Burkhardt

EDUCATION:

 

Graduated w/BBA from Western Michigan University/Kalamazoo. Later studied at Art Students League of New York, and National Academy of Fine Art/New York.

OVER THE YEARS:

Ron Burkhardt has received over 200 awards for creative excellence and his work has been recognized or honored by The United Nations, The Art Directors Club of New York, The One Show, Andys, Creativity, CLIOS, Gold & Silver Effies, IBA, Palm Springs International Film Festival, Addys, Tellies, Mobius, Hollywood International Broadcast Awards, Cannes, Black Book Awards, CA Annual, Outstanding Young Men of America, and the Presidential Order of Merit. Burkhardt’s abstract artworks have also been featured in “Who’s Who in American Art,” ART and Living Magazine, Gotham Magazine, Southampton Press, Hamptons Magazine, ┬áPromenade, and Dan’s Papers; and on CNN Headline News, NBC “Today in New York” Show, Hamptons TV/WVVH, Inside Edition, American Journal, Aspen PBS-The Changing Paradigm, MNN-57, Plum TV, CNN Business Unusual and NBC/New York Channel 4 News. He has judged the Stephen Kelly Awards, Andys, CEBA, International TV & Film Festival, Creativity, Addys, Mercury Radio Awards and The CLIOS.

AFFILIATIONS:

Elected to Board of Directors, Serving as Branding Chair & TV Co-Chair, Miss America Organization, Atlantic City, NJ. (2003-2010)

Member, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY.

Member, Whitney Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY.

Member Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY.

Member, Laguna Beach Museum of Art, Laguna Beach, California.

Member Parrish Museum, Water Mill, NY.

Member Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton, NY.

Member, The One Club, New York, NY.

CHARITIES:

Donor to Southampton Hospital/Southampton, NY; Project Angel Food/Los Angeles, CA; Ivy Cup Polo/Greenwich, CT; Benefit Committee for Sheltering Arms Children’s Society/NY; Eisenhower Medical Center/Rancho Mirage, CA; Childrens’ Cancer & Blood Foundation/New York, NY; Edwin Gould’s “ARTrageous” Children’s Charity of New York; Ft. Worth Symphony “Painted Violins”/Ft. Worth, Texas; Children’s Development Center of the Hamptons; East Side Settlement House & International Auto Show/NY; Positive Resistance for Foster Children/Newport, CA; Beta Foster Care/Irvine, CA; African Child Foundation/Newport, CA; and pro bono creative work for Korean War Veterans Memorial Committee; Save America’s Forests; Miracle House; and Robert Kennedy Jr.’s RiverKeeper, all NY.