Marc Burckhardt's paintings have been commissioned by TIME, Rolling Stone, Atlantic Monthly, the New York Times, Major League Baseball, Porsche, Honda, Simon & Schuster, Random House, and Pentagram Design. His gallery work includes exhibitions at Art Basel (Switzerland & Miami), Copro Nason (LA), Bash Contemporary (SF), Mindy Solomon Gallery (FL), Silas Marder (NY), Blank Space (NY) and the Arts Students League (NY).
Marc is past President of the Illustration Conference (ICON) and was chairman of the NY Society of Illustrators 47th Annual. In 2011, he was commissioned to create the official portraits for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Inductee Ceremonies, and his paintings are in the collections of Ralph Lauren, Oprah Winfrey, Emily Proctor, Jann Wenner, Patricia Arquette, and the late Johnny Cash. His work has won numerous awards, including Gold & Silver Medals from the Society of Illustrators and Cannes Lion, as well as a Grammy for Best Limited Edition Box Set Packaging for "The Legend: Johnny Cash."
A former instructor at the School of Visual Arts in NYC and Texas State University, Marc was named Texas State Artist in 2010 by the Texas Legislature and the Texas Commission on the Arts. He is a recipient of the prestigious Hamilton King Award.
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