Adriana Burgos

Foundation studies professor


  • B.F.A., graphic design, University of Costa Rica, 1993
  • M.F.A., painting, Savannah College of Art and Design, 1999


Solo exhibition at Miami University in Ohio after winning the William and Dorothy Yeck award for the Young Painters Competition in 2000; was invited to the campus as visiting artist for a few days

Awards, recognitions and honors

Winner of the William and Dorothy Yeck award (Best of Show), Young American Painters, Miami University, Oxford Ohio; honorary mention, First National Computer Art contest, Museum of Contemporary Art and Design, Costa Rica

Publications and Presentations

  • The Campus Chronicle, Vol. 3 #4, "Professors offer three sides of the story," by Hannah Pittard, 2003
  • Magazine, Savannah College of Art and Design, Vol. 5, "10,000 Reasons to Paint," by Amy Krissman, Savannah, Georgia, 2001
  • Creative Loafing, Vol. 8, No. 3, "Totems & Trials explores psychology & mystery," by Kathleen Thomas, Savannah Georgia, 2001
  • The Miami University report, "Savannah artist wins first Miami $10,000 Young Painters Competition," Oxford, Ohio, 2000
  • Arts at Miami, "Young Painters Competition Sponsored by William and Dorothy Yeck," Oxford, Ohio, 2000