ESZTER BURGHARDT

 

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 and sculptural work began to grow in 2009 after completing an artist’s residency in Iceland. 

Her work  was selected as a winner for the Magenta Foundation's Flash Forward Festival in 2010. In 2012 she was awarded a Canada Council for the Arts Project Grant to travel to the Canadian Arctic on Baffin Island to work on her new series about Arctic animals. She is represented by the Herringer Kiss Gallery.