MICHAEL BURKE

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SOLO EXHIBITIONS


2010    Kouros Gallery, NYC

2007    Galerie 1816, Bretenoux, France

2007     Andre Zarre Gallery, NYC

2007    River Stone Arts, Haverstraw, NY

2004    The Rockefeller University, NYC

2004    Museo Comunale dArte Moderna

    Museo di  Villa Colloredo a Ricanati, Italy

2004    Galleria Miralli, Palazzo Chigi, Viterbo, Italy

2003    The Threshold Center, NYC

2002    The Century Association, NYC

2001    Santa Maria della Salute, Installation, Viterbo, Italy

2001    ASYL Gallery, NYC

2000    Art Installation in an Etruscan Tomb,

Stelle Cadenti Arts Festival, Bassano in Teverina, Italy

2000    The Nightingale Bamford School, NYC

1999      ASYL Gallery, NYC

1995      Hunterdon Museum of Art, Clinton, NJ

1995    Galleria L'Eclisse, Rome, Italy

1992     Sala Consiliare Comune di Celle Ligure, Italy

1992    Williams Center for the Arts, Lafayette College, PA

1992    Cast Iron Gallery, NYC

1991     The Shipley School, PA

1990     New York Academy of Sciences, NYC

1989     Massman Gallery, Rockhurst College, Kansas City, MO

1988     Ben Shahn Gallery, William Paterson College, Wayne, NJ

1987    The Queens Museum, NYC



OUTDOOR SCULPTURE



2014     Burning Man Festival, Black Rock Desert, Nevada

2009    Manhattanville College, Purchase, NY

2008    Kouros Sculpture Center, Ridgefield, Conn.

2006-7  Quantum Stream, Andover, NJ

2001    Il Circolo degli Artisti, Savona, Italy

1996     NYC Vertex, Spherical Triangle Project

1991     Meadowlands Convention Center, NJ

1987     Flushing Meadow Park, Queens, NYC

1984     Schloss Wertingen, West Germany

1984    Gartner Aluminum Works, Gundelfingen, West Germany

1984    Skulpturpark Trostberg, Wasserberg, West Germany

1983     Schloss Wertingen, West Germany

1983    Sudstahl Steelworks, Mertingen, West Germany



MUSEUM COLLECTIONS




Museo Luigi Pecci, Prato, Italy

Museo Comunale dArte Moderna, Senigallia, Italy

Biblioteca Nationale, Florence, Italy

Special Collections; Paterno Library, Penn State Univ., PA




SELECTED  GROUP  EXHIBITIONS




2016      Sculpture, The Century Association, New York City

2015     Self Portraits, The Century Association, New York City

2012     “On Books” at Hudson Guild Arts, New York City

2010    The National Academy; Invitational Exhibition, NYC

2009    Manhattanville College, Purchase, NY

2008    Kouros Gallery, NYC

2008    The National Academy; Invitational Exhibition, NYC

2007    Centre du Livre DArtiste Contemporain, Verderonne, France

           Atlantic Gallery; Playing for Keeps,  NYC

2006    River Stone Arts, Haverstraw, NY

           Century Association, NYC; From Maquette to Monument

2004    Transformable Sculpture, Medialia, NYC

    Stelle Cadenti, Bassano in Teverna, Italy

2003    Medialia Gallery

2002    Gary Snyder Fine Art, NYC

    Bassano in Teverina, Italy

2001    Meguro Museum, Tokyo, Japan

    Rassegna Internazionale D'Arte Contemporanea, Bassano in Teverina, Italy

2000    Scrittura/Materia;  Bassano del Grappa, Italy

    "Cartarte" = Paper Art;  Pavia, Italy

    Artist's Books, Century Association, NYC

             Stelle Cadenti,  Bassano in Teverina, Italy

    La Citta dell Arte,  Rome, Italy

    Medialia Gallery, 2000 Exhibition,  NYC

    Rassegna DArte Contemporanea,  Bassano in Teverina, Italy

             Aster Plaza,  Hiroshima City, Japan

1998     "Essence of Water," Biennial Ceremony,  Kyoto, Japan

    Il Brandale, Savona, Italy

    Palazzo delle Esposizioni, "Il riscatto della lattina,"  Rome, Italy

    Museo de Senigallia (Martini). Senigallia, Italy

1997      Century Association,  NYC

              Riparte 97,  Rome, Italy

              Hidden Horizon," Gallery Miyazaki,  Osaka, Japan

1996      Palazzo dei Convegni,  Jesi, Italy

    "Blau" @ Kulturkeller,  Munich, Germany

              Gallery Heian,  Kyoto, Japan

              Galleria Dieda, "Omaggio a Martini,"  Bassano, Italy

              Isao Gallery,  Nara, Japan

    Gallery Miyazaki,  Osaka, Japan

1995      Museo Pianeta Azzuro,  Fregene, Italy

              "Transformable Sculpture," Gallery Miyazaki,  Osaka, Japan

              Philadelphia Art Show,  PA

              Sculpture Showcase,  PA

1994      Artists Space,  NYC

              "Heart Attack," West Broadway Rst.,  NYC

1993      Ramnarine Gallery,  NYC

    Cast Iron Gallery,  NYC

1988      Gallerie Schwennenbacher Kreis,  Hochstadt, West Germany

1987      Annual Print Show, Univ. of Pennsylvania,  Philadelphia, PA

1986      Il Luogo,  Rome, Italy

              Inter/Prise Gallerie,  Salerno, Italy

1985      Gallerie Schwennenbacher Kreis,  Hochstadt, West Germany

              Landsberg Gallerie,  West Germany

              Harvard University Alumni Exhibition,  Cambridge, MA

              Second Exhibition of Small Sculpture, Fondazione Pagini,  Castellanza, Italy

1984      Grand Army Plaza Memorial Arch; Cast Bronze Sculpture, Prospect Park ,  NYC

1982      Atlantic Gallery Invitational,  NYC

1980      Museum of Modern Art; Art Lending Service, Exhibition at D F & S, Inc,  NYC

              Race Gallery,  Philadelphia, PA

              Ben Shahn Gallery, William Paterson College,  Wayne, NJ

1979      Soho Center for Visual Artists,  NYC

1978      Rosa Esman Gallery,  NYC

1977      Ellen Holtzman Gallery,  NYC

1976      Ballentine Annual Art Exhibition,  NJ

              Gallery 393,  NYC

1967      Museum of Modern Art; Photographic Exhibition, "Once Invisible,"  NYC





SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY



Burke, Michael; Words, The Round, Fall 2009

Pappas, Theoni;  The Mathematics Calendar 2009

October: Mathematics, Physics & Art – The Art of Michael Burke

Rubenstein, Ephraim; A Close Look at Five Contemporary Silverpoint Drawers,

American Artist Drawing, Summer, 2008

Pappas, Theoni; Mathematical Snippets, Wide World Publishing, 2008

Burke, Michael; Words, School of Visual Arts, Spring 2008

Michael Burke a investi la Galerie 1816; La Depeche du Midi, Bretenoux, France, 8/2007

Artinfo.com:  Editorial pick, 5/23/07

Science and Sculpture, Harvard Magazine, Jan-Feb 2007, Anne Eisenberg, Nell Porter Brown.

Burke, Michael; Visitors, Essay in The Journal of New Jersey Poets, Spring 2005

Pushcart Prize nomination, 2005

Zoccoli, Franca; Paesaggi Logici con Effetti Personali, Il Manifesto, July 24, 2004

Alessi, Andrea; Dalla Mela ai "Papa:" Una Mostra Avveniristica, Viterbo Corriere, July 7, 2004

Burke, Michael; "Perspective," The Potomac Review, Fall/Winter, 2002

Geissmar-Brandi, Christoph; "Schattenspiele," Festschrift fur Konrad Oberhuber, Electa, 2000

Bentivoglio, Mirella; Vanishing Points, Terzio Occhio, Sept. 99

Burke, Michael; "Driving to Florida," Journal of New Jersey Poets, Winter 1998

Burke, Michael; "Reliquaries (and Precision)," Journal of New Jersey Poets, Autumn 1996

Arturo Martini: Sintonie, Exhibition Catalogue, Articles by Nico Stringa

& Enrico Crispolti, 1996

Watkins, Eileen; "Exhibit Features Futuristic Design, Timeless Concepts,"

Newark Star-Ledger, Nov. 19, 1995

Meyerowitz, Jacob; "Reliquaries Exhibit is Imbued with Energy," The Express-Times, Nov. 10, 1995

"Formulas for Thought," The Princeton Packet, Nov. 10, 1995

"Artistic Alchemy...," Hunterdon County Democrat, Nov. 2, 1995

"Sculptures Take Center Stage," Out & About, Oct. 26, 1995

Segno, "Attivita delle Gallerie e Istituzioni," May 1995

Burke, Michael; "Reflections on a Drawing," Journal of New Jersey Poets, Autumn 1994

Bentivoglio, Mirella; Review in Terzo Occhio," Italy, Dec. 1992

Burdick, Marion; "Symbols that Reach Across Time," ARTimes, Oct. 1990

Smith, Helen Mathews; "An Exhibition by Michael Burke: Observers,"

MD Magazine, Oct. 1990

Hoffman, Donald; "Art Journal," The Kansas City Star, Nov. 5, 1989

Finn, David and David Gilmore; "Michael Burke," WPC Artery, Summer 1989

Bentivoglio, Mirella, "I Totem Technologici di Michael Burke," Arte e Cornici,

Milan, Italy, March 20, 1989

Reid, Chris; "An Interview with Michael Burke," Zen Television,

NJ Cable TV, Spring 1989

Watkins, Eileen; "Blending Ancient Images and Modern Visions,"

Newark Star Ledger, Oct. 27, 1988

Sheridan, Sharon; "Michael Burke Artwork Exhibited," NJ Herald, Oct. 9, 1988

Zeamen, John; "Native Talent Comes to the Foreground,"

Hackensack Record, Sept. 25, 1988

"Aluminum as Art Form," The Ridgewood News, Sept. 22, 1988

"Guardians of Runes and Ruins," The Beacon,

William Paterson College, Sept. 19, 1988

"WPC Sculpture Exhibit Explores Connections Between Ancient and Modern Cultures,"

The Observer, Sept. 11, 1988

Shapiro, David; "A Melancholy of Science," Guardians of Runes and Ruins,

Exhibition Catalogue, Ben Shahn Galleries, July 1988

Korsawe, Hans-Dieter; "Der Mensch im Mittlepunk," Donau-Zeitung,

West Germany, Nov 8, 1985

Burke, Michael; Record Album Cover Illustrations, Songs by Harry Chapin;

Legends of the Lost and Found,  1979

Dance Band on the Titanic,  1977

On the Road to Kingdom Come,  1976;  Elektra/Asylum Records

Burke, Michael; Harry Chapin Programs, Production & Layout, 1978, 1980

Burke, Michael & T. J. Thomas; The Transportation Impact of Large Scale Development, Fox Hills, 1974

Burke, Michael; Urbanism, Encyclopaedia article, Transworld Publications,  1973

Louis R. Gary & Michael Burke; The Collapse of Non-Public Education:  Rumor or Reality?

Volumes I & II,  1971

"Come Along," Music and Lyrics by Michael Burke

Burke, Michael & David Seader; "Fun City, An Urban Planning Game," The Proceedings of the 9th Symposium of the National Gaming Council, 1970

Burke, Michael; Sky and Telescope, Cover Photograph, March 1964






PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE




Editorial Consultant, Holt, Rinehart & Winston

Geometry and Algebra Textbook Application Features,  1986-7

Project Manager: Environmental Impact Assessment Statements

Quirk, Lawler & Matusky, Engineers, Old Tappan, N.Y.,  1974-5


Assistant Professor: Columbia University,  1971-5

Graduate School of Architecture and Urban Planning

Courses taught: Environmental Studies and Methods, Urban Transportation,

New Towns, and Planning Techniques, 


Director: Consolidated Edison Planning Project

Architectural Association, London, England,  1972

Co-Project Director: Study of the Transportation Effects of Large Scale Development,

Fox Hills, Staten Island, N.Y.,  1973-4

Planning Consultant: Frederick R. Harris, Engineers, N.Y.C.  1968

Director of Research: The Report on Nonpublic Education in the State of New York, 1970-1

Transportation Planner: Office of Midtown Planning & Development, The Office of the Mayor, N.Y.C.,  1969-70


Smithsonian Institution; Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, 1963-7

Assistant to the Secretary for Administration:

Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. 1967

Station Manager: Smithsonian Astrophysical Observing Station

Shiraz, Iran, 1966-67

Project Supervisor: Geodetic Camera Development Program

Cambridge, Mass.  1965-66

Camera Field Technician: Meteor Simulation Project

Wallops Island, Virginia, 1964-65

Station Operation: Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory,

Hawaii, Mass., and Florida, 1963-64




AWARDS AND DEGREES



2017     Digressionist Award for Literature

2016     Digressionist Award for Originality

2015     Digressionist Award for Music

1984     Fourth International Sculpture Symposium, West Germany

1983     Third International Sculpture Symposium, West Germany

1970     William Kinne Fellows Memorial Traveling Fellowship

1969     M.S. in Urban Planning, Columbia University

1960     B.A. in Architectural Sciences cum laude, Harvard University