David Burke

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Assistant Chairperson of Graduate Com D, Visiting Associate Professor GR Communications/Package Des dburke@pratt.edu 718.687.5312 p 718.399.4495 f Brooklyn Campus, Steuben Hall 4TH FL

Current Course Listing (8)

21/FA-DES-730A-03 Graduate Studio:Transformation Design A

21/SU-DES-9600-01 Internship 0-Crs. Summer Only


M.S. Communication Design, Pratt Institute
M.F.A, Sculpture, Ohio University
B.S., Visual Arts, Empire State College


My professional practice includes nearly a decade of global brand development, product and package design administration/management for skincare, makeup, fragrance, and promotions. Special projects include initiatives for Pink Ribbon Events and The Breast Cancer Research Foundation. Packaging inquiries include both sustainability and supplier innovation. Concurrently I maintain an installation practice which occupy an interstitial space between design, sculpture, and presentational aesthetics. Recent exhibitions include: Borders - Red River House/ Walter Terhune Gallery, Exhibition 280 - Huntington Museum of Art, Unseen/ Unheard - Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, The Nor' Easter - New Brighton Museum of Art. Huntington Museum of Art Exhibition 280. Chateau Vargos Materiel, Serignan, France. July –August 2018. Featured Artist, La Mouche - Art Contemporain Beziers France 2018. "UDESIGN: Industry of the Future. University of Monterrey,MX. Sustainable Cosmetic Product & Packaging Design Workshop" Universidad de Monterrey 2019