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Chris Burgan

Starting his professional career as a graphic artist for Charvel/Jackson Guitars in 1984, Christopher’s work has been seen by millions of people around the world by way of companies and musicians who have utilized his talents. A short list includes: Kiss, Def Leppard, Heart, Journey, the Anaheim Angels, Walt Disney Corporation, and the City of Glendora, California.

In 1996, he began sharing his professional knowledge as a university professor and high school art educator. Through his teaching, Christopher has been able to model his passions while guiding his students toward their own lives in the creative world.

In addition to visual arts and education, Christopher has also worked continuously as a professional guitarist, singer, songwriter, and producer since 1984. As a solo artist, a founding member of the Tannins, and performing as lead guitarist with GRAMMY nominated We Five since 1989 he has released numerous CDs and performed on television and stages as diverse as the Hollywood Bowl to coffee houses.
Living a life dedicated to the arts, he proudly serves as the California Art Club Co-Chair of the San Gabriel/ Pomona Valley Chapter with his wife, Jennifer Burgan.

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