2002         Boston University, Master of Fine Art 
2000         Brandeis University, Post Baccalaureate Certificate in Studio Art
1997         Hampshire College, Bachelor of Art 

Solo and Two Person Exhibitions

2018         Closer Than You Think: New Drawings by Niels Burger, MUSA Collective, Boston, MA
2017         In the Woods: Work by Niels Burger, MUSA Collective, Boston, MA
2014         In the Thick of It: Drawings of Habitat 2010-2014,  Mass Audubon Habitat, Belmont, MA
2012         Niels Burger, Works on Paper  Vessels Gallery, Boston MA
2004         Niels Burger and Amy Brnger Nahcotta Gallery Portsmouth, NH

Group Exhibitions

2018           Pattern In Place, Scollay Square Gallery, Boston City Hall, Boston, MA
2018           Hallspace Drawing Project-2018, Hallspace Gallery, Boston, MA
2018           Let's Dance, Basement Projects, Santa Ana, Ca
2018           Defrost the Cake, Piano Craft Gallery, Boston, MA
2017           Origin Story, MUSA Collective, Boston, MA
2016           Hallspace Drawing Project - 2016, Hallspace Gallery, Boston, MA
2015           COLORED MUD: A Painting Exhibition, Fenway Studios, Boston, MA, Curated by Kayla Mohammadi
2015           Hallspace Drawing Project - 2015, Hallspace Gallery, Boston, MA
2012           Consuming Passion: Food As Metaphor, Concord Art Association, Boston MA 
2012           Process/Product, NSAD Adams Gallery, Suffolk University, Boston MA
2009           Faculty Drawing Exhibition, Suffolk University Art Gallery, Boston, MA
2008           Faculty Exhibition, University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, Dartmouth MA, 
2007           Faculty Drawing Exhibition, University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, Dartmouth MA, 
2005           The Artist Revealed, Museum of Art, University of New Hampshire , Durham, New Hampshire
2004           Arboreal Adaptations, Nahcotta Gallery, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, 
2003           A and C Fine Art, East Greenwich, RI 
2002           Mercury Gallery, Boston, MA, 
2002           Boston University MFA Thesis Show Boston, University, Boston, MA

Awards, Residencies and Associations

2017-2019    Member, Musa Collective
2015-2017    Juror, John Walker Prize
2002             Vermont Studio Center Residency
2002             The Boston University Constatin Alajalov Scholarship 
1999             Chautauqua Summer Art Institute Residency 

2002             New American Paintings: The MFA Annual, Juror: Lisa Dennison, Chief Curator at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York

Illustration Work

2014              Jump See Farm App, Jumpseewow Inc. 
2012              Firefighter Dress-up App, Jumpseewow Inc. 
2012              Fire Station App, Jumpseewow Inc. 

Teaching Experience
2006-2016       Lecturer of Studio Art, New England School of Art and Design, Suffolk University, Boston, MA
2006-2007       Lecturer of Studio Art, University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth MA, 
2004–2007       Lecturer of Studio Art, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 
2002-2004       Adjunct Professor, Art Institute of Boston, Boston, MA, 
2002-2004       Adjunct Professor, University College, Northeastern University Boston, MA, 
2000-2002       Graduate Teaching Assistant, Boston University, Boston, MA   
2000-2002       Teaching Assistant, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA