Burkhardt Hans Gustav (swiss 1904-1994) Untitled, M
Burkhardt Hans Gustav (Swiss 1904-1994) untitled, mixed media, 24,75" x 17,75" ----- Birth place: Basel, Switzerland Addresses: Los Angeles, CA Profession: Painter, collector Studied: Cooper Union, 1925-28; Grand Cent Sch Art, 1928-29; Arshile Gorky Studio, 1929-36. Exhibited: Corcoran Gal, 1947, 1951; American Painting Today, MMA, 1950; 46th Ann, PAFA, 1951-53; WMAA, 1951-58; AIC annual, 1952; Art in the Twentieth Century, San Francisco Mus, 1955; Weihnachts Ausstellung, Kunsthalle, Basel, 1964; Michael Smith, Los Angeles, 1970s. Awards: award for oil, Jnr Art Council, LACMA, 1957; Ala Story purchase award for oil, Santa Barbara Mus Art, 1958; first purchase award for oil, Howard Ahmanson, 1961. Work: LACMA; Joslyn Art Mus, Omaha, Nebr; Joseph Hirshhorn Collection; MoMA Stockholm, Sweden; Kunstmuseum Basel, Switz. Comments: Preferred Media: Oils, Pastels. Teaching: Univ Southern Calif, 1959-60; UCLA, 1961-63; San Fernando Valley State Col, 1963-70s. Collections: Arnoldo Pomadoro sculptures; DeKooning watercolors and lithographs; numerous works by Mark Tobey; also prints by Picasso, Kollwitz, Tamayo, Rapael Sawyer, Roualt and many others; large collection of Gorky oils and drawings.