Jessica Burko has been an exhibiting artist since 1985 and has displayed work in solo and group exhibitions throughout the United States. Burko holds a BFA in Fine Art Photography from Rhode Island School of Design, and an MFA in Imaging Arts and Science from Rochester Institute of Technology. In addition to being a practicing artist Burko teaches mixed-media at The Eliot School of Applied and Fine Arts and is also a community arts organizer and curator with more than thirty exhibitions produced since 2001. Burko regularly lectures and leads Arts Marketing workshops with organizations such as The Arts and Business Council of Greater Boston, Mass MoCA’s Assets for Artists Program and the Danforth Museum. Jessica Burko is originally from Philadelphia, and currently works from her studio in Boston’s South End, while Roslindale is home to her family.