Bio

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UPCOMING

2018-February. Exhibit @ Sotheby’s/NYC-Highlighting Artists with Roots in Advertising from “MvVO’s AdArt Show.”

2017-June 22-September 2. Burkhardt’s Notism Art Featured in The Museum of Coral Springs 20th Anniversary Exhibition.

2017-July 5. Ron on ADART SHOW Panel @ Southampton Cultural Center/NY Speaking on the Heritage of “Artists with Roots in the Ad Business,” including Warhol, Lichtenstein and Rosenquist.

2017-May. Nominated for The Global Art Awards, to be Presented in November @ the Armani Hotel Dubai-Burj Khalifa.

2016-2017. Work on Exhibit @ DTR Modern Fine Art Gallery. South County Road @ Worth Avenue in Palm Beach/FL.

RECENT HISTORY

2013-August. Featured LuminArte Artist in Fourth Annual Dallas Design District Exhibition @ Dallas Museum of Contemporary Art.

2013-October 25-November 12. Opening Launch of New Notism LetterScapes series, “The Organic Beauty of Words,” Solo Exhibition at Leonard Tourne Gallery, 65th and Madison/NYC.

2013-August. Notism work on exhibit at Wellington Fine Art Gallery, Westhampton Beach/NY.

2013-July. Host Committee for Art Southampton Art Fair/NY,  July 25-28.

2013-July. Host Committee of Fort Worth and Dallas Art Dealers Associations’ Exhibition in Museum District, Fort Worth/Texas.

2013-January. Honored at International Society of Acrylic Painters 4th Annual ISAP Awards.

2013-April/May. Guild Hall Museum Group Exhibition, East Hampton/NY.

2013-January. Named to Host Committee of Los Angeles Art Show.

2012-November. Notism Work on Exhibit @ Peter Marcelle Contemporary, Bridgehampton/NY.

2013-April/May. One-Man Show, “EarthScapes and Memory Links,” at LuminArte Gallery, Dallas/TX.  (A series of richly textured Earth Art landscapes and Notism memory fragments offers an escape into the romantic world of symbols, scrawls and visual detritus mined from the planet around us. Burkhardt’s paintings, whether working outdoors with organic soil, water and sun, or in the studio with cerebral topography, take us to the inner recesses of our primal longings and invite reflection on the void created by the passage of time.)





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 has also been featured in “Who’s Who in American Art,” ART and Living Magazine, Gotham Magazine, Southampton Press, Hamptons Magazine,  Promenade, 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.