Edinboro University’s Burke exhibits in Youngstown, Chautauqua07/09/2013
A work by Rachael J. Burke, Edinboro University professor of art, is included in the 56th Chautauqua Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Art.
Professor Burke’s work, “Fragments,” is painted on layered canvas and Mylar. Janne Siren, new director of the Albright-Knox Art Gallery in Buffalo, selected 22 artists for the juried national show, which is on view through July 15 in the Strohl Art Center at Chautauqua Institution.
In addition, Professor Burke’s oil painting “Contemporary ruins: Broken” is included in the 77th National Midyear, displayed through Aug. 18 in the Butler Institute of American Art Youngstown, Ohio.
Professor Burke, who has been teaching at Edinboro University full time since 1990, received her Master of Fine Arts in Painting from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, and a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Western Kentucky University.