About

Greg Burak was born in Haverstraw, New York. He received his Associates Degree from the Delaware College of Art and Design, his BFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art, and an MFA in Painting from Indiana University. He currently lives and works in Queens, NY.

 

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EDUCATION

Master of Fine Arts in Painting, Henry Radford Hope School of Fine Arts, Indiana University - Bloomington, IN

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting, Maryland Institute College of Art - Baltimore, MD

Associates Degree in Fine Arts, Delaware College of Art and Design - Wilmington, DE

 

EXHIBITION HISTORY         

2019 - Paraíso Perdido, Thierry Goldberg Gallery, New York, NY

2019 - I <3 Paint 3, Patel Gallery, Toronto, Canada (Curator Kim Dorland)

2018 - Visitations, Fortnight Institute, New York, NY (Solo Exhibition)

2017 - Inside/Outside, Greg Burak & Graham Preston, Gitler & _____, New York, NY

2016 - MFA National Competition, First Street Gallery, New York, NY (Juror Lance Esplund)

2016 - Small Works, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY (Juror Heather Darcy Bhandari)

2016 - Under Way, Online Exhibition, Mist Gallery, Richmond, VA

2015 - Portraits: A Juried Exhibition, Monmouth Museum, Lincroft, NJ

2015 - National Juried Show, First Street Gallery, New York, NY (Juror Steven Harvey)

2015 - Static Ride, MFA Thesis Show, The Grunwald Gallery, Bloomington, IN   

2015 - Misconnections, The Painting Center, New York, NY

2015 - Disjointed Realities, Blueline Gallery, Bloomington, IN

2014 - Inside and Out, The Painting Center, New York, NY.

2014 - Magnitude 7, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

2014 - Lore Degenstein Gallery Sixth Annual Figurative Drawing and Painting Exhibition,

           Susquehanna University, Selinsgrove, PA

2014 - Great Lakes Small Works, RAC Gallery, Ypsilanti, MI

2014 - MFA Group Show, Grunwald Gallery, Bloomington, IN

2014 - Connections, Fuller Gallery, Bloomington, IN

2013 - Alumni Show, Delaware College of Art & Design, Wilmington, DE

2009 - Decoded, Es Oro Gallery, Jersey City, New Jersey

2009 - Alumni Show, Delaware College of Art & Design, Wilmington, DE

 

TEXT

2018 - Art in America Magazine, Nov. 2018, Review by Eric Sutphin, https://www.artinamericamagazine.com/reviews/greg-burak/

2018 - The Brooklyn Rail, ArtSeen, Oct. 2018, Review by Hadley Suter, https://brooklynrail.org/2018/10/artseen/Greg-Burak-Visitations

 

RESIDENCIES

2016 - Art Students League Residency at Vytlacil, Sparkill, NY

 

HONORS AND AWARDS

2016 - Ruth Katzman Scholarship, Art Students League Residency at Vytlacil

2014 - 2015 - Tuition fee remission and stipend, Henry Radford Hope School of Fine Arts, Bloomington, IN.

 

TEACHING

2015 - Associate Instructor, Drawing S200

Florence Overseas Program

Henry Radford Hope School of Fine Arts

Indiana University - Bloomington, IN

 

2014 – 2015 - Associate Instructor, Drawing F100

Henry Radford Hope School of Fine Arts

Indiana University - Bloomington, IN

 

2014 - Associate Instructor, Drawing S200

Henry Radford Hope School of Fine Arts

Indiana University - Bloomington, IN