Eszter Burghardt Biography
Eszter Burghardt is a Canadian-Hungarian artist based in Vancouver BC, Canada. She has been taking part in international artist residencies in Iceland since graduating with a BFA from Emily Carr University in 2001. As an interdisciplinary artist her paintings have been exhibited across Canada and in the USA. Her photographic work began to grow in 2009 after completing an artist residency in Iceland and has been published and exhibited in Canada. Burghardt was recently selected as one of the Canadian winners for the Magenta Foundation Flash Forward Festival October 2010 for her original work in her "Wooly Saga" series.
2001 BFA Emily Carr University
2018 Herringer Kiss Gallery. Esti Mese: Sculptures from a Bedtime Story.
2015 Herringer Kiss Gallery Habitat. Calgary, Canada.
2013 Herringer Kiss Gallery, Tales for Tuktu. Calgary, Canada.
2011 Bau - Xi Gallery, Edible Vistas. Vancouver, Canada.
2010 Bau - Xi Gallery, Wooly Sagas. Toronto, Canada.
2009 Bau - Xi Gallery, Tundra's Tale. Vancouver, Canada.
2007 Bau -Xi Gallery, Bog Tales. Vancouver, Canada.
2006 Bau-Xi Gallery, Of Sea and Grass Games. Vancouver, Canada.
2005 Augen Gallery. Portland, USA.
2004 Augen Gallery. Portland,USA.
2 PERSON / GROUP SHOWS
2017 SSNAP Salt Spring National Art Prize
2013 Toronto International Art Fair
2013 Nanaimo Art Gallery, Ancients Among Us :The Art and Science of Sturgeon. Nanaimo,Canada.
2012 Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Collecting Photography, Collecting the World. Fredericton, Canada.
2011 Cave Gallery at Russell Industrial Center, Detroit Michigan Island 22 Artists on Iceland Presented by Eastern Michigan University, Detroit, USA.
2011 Herringer Kiss Gallery, Exposure Photography Festival, Calgary, AB, Canada
2010 Strathcona Press, Dhammapada Revisited. Nanaimo, Canada.
2009 Bau-Xi Gallery, Holiday Show.
2009 Toronto International Art Fair.
2008 Bau-Xi Gallery, Holiday Show
2008 Toronto International Art Fair
2007 Bau-Xi Gallery, Small Works.
2007 Toronto International Art Fair
2006 Bau-Xi Gallery, Small Works.
2006 Toronto International Art Fair
2005 Bau-Xi Gallery, Small Works
2012 Canada Council for the Arts. Project Grant.
2010 Flash Forward Festival: Selected as a winner for the Magenta Foundation's Flash Forward Festival featuring emerging photographers from UK, USA and Canada.
2011 Nes Artist Residency, Iceland
2010 Nes Artist Residency, Iceland
2009 SIM- The Association of Icelandic Visual Artists, Iceland.
2010 Langara College, Vancouver BC. Guest lecturer.
2009 Brackendale Art Gallery School of Art, Brackedale BC. Oil painting workshop.
2006 Seymour Art Gallery, Deep Cove BC. Kids art class instructor.
2013 Splash, Arts Umbrella
2011 Art with Heart,Casey House.
2011 Art with Heart,Casey House
2010 Unite With Art.
2010 Splash, Arts Umbrella
2009 Splash, Arts Umbrella
2008 Art For Life.
2013 Highline Magazine Caribou Comeback Summer 2013 Issue p.36-37
2010 Room Magazine volume 33.2 front cover art.