Debby Brisker Burk
Maryland, USA

A Washington native, Deborah Brisker Burk is an award winning artist who has been creating art since childhood. She has worked in a range of media including sculpture, printmaking, painting and drawing. Her current paintings are mixed media on canvas and paper. Ms. Burk’s work has been featured in numerous galleries, collections and exhibitions in the U.S., Israel, Canada, Russia, Egypt and India. Exhibits include solo shows at the The Marin Price Galleries, Parish Gallery, The Charles Sumner Museum, Philip Morton Gallery, Har Shalom Gallery and The Framer’s Choice. Currently, Ms. Burk work may be seen at: Philip Morton Gallery, Rehoboth, Delaware and Blank Slate Gallery in Sarasota, Fl., Gallery 50, Rehoboth Beach, De. , and the William Ris II Gallery in Jamesport, Long Island, N.Y.

Ms. Burk earned her undergraduate and graduate degrees in art from GWU. She studied at L’academie de Port Royale in Paris, with Alex Powers and Skip Lawrence in the US. Publications include the Cape Gazette in De., and a review in the Washington Gazette for her latest show at Marin Price Galleries. Her Zenith Gallery exhibit garnered a large photo of her artwork and review in The Washington Post by critic, Mark Jenkins. Past exhibits have resulted in “top pick,” and other positive critiques from The Washington Post. Brisker-Burk’s work has been featured in the City Paper, Md. Gazette, Potomac Almanac, as well as in reviews by William Dunlop, WETA art critic, and JoAnne Lewis, art critic from the Post. Curators from Corcoran, National Museum for Women in the Arts and the Hirshorn have juried her work in numerous exhibits. Ms. Burk has served as a local juror, and in pursuit of fresh artistic ideas, she has traveled extensively in the U.S., Canada, Israel, Caribbean, Europe, Australia and Russia.