HARRIET BURBECK


About

Education

University of Edinburgh, 2017
Master of Arts in Illustration
With Distinction

University of New Orleans, 2015
Bachelor of Arts in Fine Arts, Summa Cum Laude
Studio Art, focus in Painting
Minor in English

Solo Exhibitions

2015 “Hairball” Ten Gallery, New Orleans, LA
“Surfaces and Objects” Ten Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2014 “Illustrations for Stories that Haven’t Been Written” Ten Gallery, New Orleans, LA
“Voyages” Du Mois Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2012 “Border/Line” Du Mois Gallery, New Orleans, LA
“Celebration” The Beauty Shop Art Space, Fairfield, IA

Group Exhibitions

2017 “Anamnesis,” Invitational, Conapt Gallery, New Orleans, LA
“WWI Landscapes,” Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh, UK
Degree Show, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh UK

2016 “Shaping the View” Edinburgh College of Art Sculpture Hall, Edinburgh, UK
“I am an Important Giant” Antenna Gallery, Juried Exhibition, New Orleans, LA
The Back Room at Pelican Bomb Gallery X, New Orleans, LA
“Coming Home,” Fairfield Arts and Convention Center, Fairfield IA

2015 “Surreal Salon VI” Baton Rouge Gallery- Center for Contemporary Art, Juried Exhibition, Baton Rouge, LA
“Arti(fiction) Battle of New Orleans,” Studio Inferno, P.3 satellite location, Invitational, Arabi, LA
“The Louisiana RiverArts College Art Contest Exhibition” R.W. Norton Art Gallery, Juried Exhibition, Shreveport, LA
“Les Enfants Terribles” Senior Undergraduate Exhibition, UNO Lakefront Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2014 “TEN Greatest Hits, Volume 2: Reboot,” TEN Gallery and Collective, New Orleans, LA
ULS Academic Summit Art Exhibition, Juried Exhibition,Lafayette, LA
UNO Visual Arts League Juried Competition, UNO St. Claude Gallery, New Orleans, LA
University Of New Orleans Svenson Drawing Competition, Juried Exhibition, UNO Lakefront Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2013 “Surreal Salon V” Baton Rouge Gallery- Center for Contemporary Art, Juried Exhibition, Baton Rouge, LA
ULS Academic Summit Art Exhibition, Bry Gallery at ULM, Juried Exhibition, 2013
Monroe, LA
UNO St. Claude Gallery, UNO Visual Arts League Juried Competition, New Orleans, LA
University Of New Orleans Svenson Drawing Competition, Juried Exhibition, UNO Lakefront Gallery
“Ten for Ten’s Sake,” TEN Gallery and Collective, New Orleans, LA; Cheryl Hayes, curator

2012 “Surreal Salon IV” Baton Rouge Gallery- Center for Contemporary Art, Juried Exhibition Baton Rouge, LA
ULS Academic Summit Art Exhibition, Mcneese State University juried show,
Lake Charles, LA

2011 “Year one: Orange Blossom” Du Mois Gallery, New Orleans, LA
“The Anachronistic World of Steampunk” Zeitgeist Muti-Disciplinary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA

2010 “Du Mois Debut” Du Mois Gallery, New Orleans, LA

 

Teaching

Nunez Community College 2018
Adjunct Instructor

FIAR-2500-01 Watercolor
FIAR-1600-01 Introduction to Painting

University of Edinburgh 2017
Guest Lecturer

Food and Water: The Still Life in Watercolor. Two-day workshop.

New Orleans School of Art and Craft 2009-2018
Instructor

Drawing (beginning, intermediate, and advanced)
Pen and Ink
Introduction to Comic Making
Watercolor Painting (beginning, intermediate, and advanced)
Acrylic Painting

Du Mois Gallery 2012-2014
Instructor

Watercolor, beginning and intermediate drawing, and comic book making for children.

New Orleans Public Library 2014-2016

Comic Book making and Illustration workshops for children and adults.

Selected Print

Antigravity Magazine, 2009-Present
Illustrations, Cover Illustration

The New Orleans Bookfair, 2008-present
Annual Poster

The New Laurel Review, 2016
Cover Illustration

Ellipsis: A Journal of Art, Ideas, and Literature, 2015
Cover Illustration, Illustrations

Yes Magazine, 2014
Illustrations

The Raging Pelican Newspaper, 2012-2013
Illustrations, Cover Illustration

Printer’s Devil Review, 2012-2013
Illustrations

Feast Comics Anthology, 2012-Present
Illustrations, comics

Willamette Week, 2011-2012
Illustrations, Cover Illustration

The Chainbreaker Bike Book, By Shelly Lynne Jackson and Ethan Clark, Microcosm 2007
Illustrations

Stories Care Forgot: An Anthology of New Orleans Zines, Ed. Ethan Clark, Last Gasp, 2006
Illustrations, essays, comics.

Selected Client List

The Neighborhood Story Project, Crescent City Comics, Nest Organics, Greater New Orleans Writing Project, Cypress Creative, Fitzgerald Letterpress, Skimmer Studios, University of Louisiana at Lafayette Press, Candid Creative Studios, Crowfoot Nola, The Publishing Library at the University of New Orleans, Boswell Book Festival, Hawaii Five Element Acupuncture, Seiji Ozawa Music Academy, The Greater New Orleans Writing Project

 

Awards, Scholarships, and Residencies

The Royal Drawing School Residency Dumfries House, Ayrshire, Scotland, 2017
The UNO Department of Fine Arts Overall Academic Excellence Award, 2015
The UNO Student Government Senatorial Award, 2014
The Ambassador Award, 2014
The Gilman Scholarship, 2014
The Ernest O. and Shirley Svenson Drawing Award, 2014
The Ernest O. and Shirley Svenson Juror’s Choice, 2013
President’s Award, 2013-2015
Privateer Continuing Student Award, 2013-2015
University of Louisiana System Academic Summit Best in Category: Illustration, 2012

Miscellany

Member Ten Gallery and Collective 2013-2016

Co-founder of Lost Tales Publishing (founded 2010)

Art Curator at Mimi’s in the Marigny 2012-2014

Art Curator at Bao & Noodle 2015-2016

The following locations sell my cards:

The New Orleans Cake Cafe at 2440 Chartres, New Orleans, LA

Paxton Gate, Portland at 4204 N. Mississippi Ave, Portland, OR

I have made and contributed lots of zines, including, but not limited to Full Gallop, Chihuahua and Pitbull, Chainbreaker, Cornfed Hussy, Y’eard Me and Feast Comics Anthology. I was also a founding member of the long running weekly zine The Nose Knows.