Résumé - Ruth Burink
Collected internationally. Gallery exhibition and show participation nationally & internationally Sculptures in stone, bronze, and wood
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RUTH BURINK – RUTH BURINK SCULPTURE STUDIO

 

Born New York, USA
Collected internationally. Gallery exhibition and show participation nationally & internationally Sculptures in stone, bronze, and wood

 

EDUCATION and TRAINING
  • 2014 Southwest School of Art, Further art study, San Antonio, TX
  • 1996, 1999, 2003 Marble Institute of Colorado, symposium for stone carving, Marble, CO
  • 1995-96 The Art Students League of Colorado Springs, Further art study, Colorado Springs, CO
  • 1992-93 San Antonio College, Further art study, San Antonio, TX
  • 1991 University of Texas at San Antonio, Graduate study in poetry, San Antonio, TX
  • 1990 University of Texas at San Antonio, BA English Literature with Fine Arts, San Antonio, TX

 

SELECTED EXHIBITS and SHOWS
  • 2016 Vinopalooza, Contemporary Art Month, San Antonio, TX
  • 2016 San Antonio Art League Show, San Antonio, TX
  • 2015 Sacred Art of Altars, San Antonio. TX
  • 2015 Sculpture on Main, Marble Falls, TX
  • 2015 San Antonio Art League Show, San Antonio, TX
  • 2011, 12, 14 ArtScapes, Monument, CO
  • 2009 Art for the Mountain Community, Evergreen, CO
  • 2008 Butterfly Project, Colorado Springs, CO
  • 2008 SculptureWalk 2008, Sioux Falls, SD
  • 2007, 09 Windows on the Divine, Denver, CO
  • 2006 Penrose-St. Francis and Memorial Hospitals Shows, Colorado Springs, CO
  • 2006 JHS Gallery Show, Taos, NM
  • 2005-06 7th Annual Sculptures in the Streets, Mesa, AZ
  • 2005-06 Small Monuments International Sculpture Exhibition, The Netherlands, Belgium, and Japan
  • 2005, 03, 02 Sculpture in the Park, Loveland, CO
  • 2004 International Exhibition of Contemporary Sculpture 2004 Miyazaki Airport, Japan
  • 2004 Tri-Lakes Views, Palmer Lake, CO
  • 2004 Showcase, Rocky Mountain Women’s Institute, Denver University, Denver, CO
  • 2003 Beinnale Internazionale dell’Arte Contemporanea, by invitation, Florence, Italy
  • 2003, 01 Stone Sculpture Showcase, Denver, CO
  • 2000 to 2002 Artist-Board Member, Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, Palmer Lake, CO
  • 2002 Colorado Governor’s Invitational, by invitation, Loveland, CO
  • 2001 Solo Show, September, Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts, Palmer Lake, CO
  • 2000 Colorado 2000: A Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Art, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center

 

PUBLIC ART AND COLLECTIONS
  • “Spirit of Peace”, Benedictine Monastery, Benet Pines, Colorado
  • “Spiritus”, Collection of Memorial Hospital North, Colorado Springs, CO
  • “Guardian”, bronze, Collection of Hannifen Center, Colorado Springs, CO
  • “Compassion”, “Encircling Dove”, bronze, Collection of Penrose Hospital, Colorado Springs, CO
  • “Guardian”, Collection of St. Joseph Hospital, Denver, CO
  • “Holy Spirit Mediator’, Collection of St. Teresa Catholic Church, Houston, TX
  • “Come, Holy Spirit”, Collection of St. Peter Catholic Church, Monument, CO
  • “Encircling Dove”, marble, Collection of City of Loveland Colorado
  • “Brother Francis”, Collection of Divine Redeemer Catholic Church, Colorado Springs, CO
  • Numerous private collections

 

SELECTED AWARDS
  • 2015 Lyn Belisle Prize, San Antonio Art League Show, San Antonio, TX
  • 2009 First Prize Sculpture, Tri-lakes Members Show, Palmer Lake, CO
  • 2008 Candidate, Rome Prize in Visual Art, Rome, Italy
  • 2006 Penrose-St. Francis Exhibit Purchase Award, Colorado Springs, CO
  • 2006 Art on the Corner Purchase Award, City of Grand Junction, CO Recipient of
  • 2003 Kittredge Educational Fund Grant 2003 Recipient of Rocky Mountain Women’s Institute Associate Program, Denver, CO
  • 2003, 04 Best of Show, Tri-Lakes Views, Palmer Lake, CO
  • 2001 Best of Show Award for body of work, Stone Sculpture Showcase, Denver, CO
  • 1999 Third in Show, The Art Students League of Colorado Springs, Colo Spgs, CO
  • 1998 First Place and Second Place in Sculpture, The Art Students League, Colo Spgs, CO

 

REPRESENTATION

Gruene Wood Works, Gruene, TX

Secret Window Fine Art Gallery, 47 Third St., Monument, CO 80132

Elder Gallery Fine Art, 1520 S. Tyron St., Charlotte, NC 28203

Creator Mundi, Denver, CO 80206

Kodner Gallery, 9650 Clayton Rd., St. Louis, MO 63124

SOHO MYRIAD Art Consulting, 1250B Menlo Dr, Atlanta GA 30318

 

PUBLICATIONS

2003 Biennale Internazionale dell’Arte Contemporanea, 4th Edition, Arte Studio, Florence, Italy

Sculptural Pursuit Magazine

Guild Sourcebook of Architectural & Interior Art, #18, 19, 20, 21

The Colorado Springs, CO, Gazette Newspaper

The Daily Sentinel, Grand Junction, CO

The Catholic Herald, Colorado Springs, CO

Tempo, Arts & Entertainment Magazine of the Taos News

 

MEMBERSHIPS
  • National Sculpture Society
  • International Society of Artists
  • Colorado Stone Sculptors
  • San Antonio Art League
  • Southtown The Arts District