Actor, Producer, Artist

Matthew thomas burda

Actor, Producer, Model


is an American artist, actor, producer and veteran. Matthew was born in Wiesbaden, Germany, where his parents were stationed. He was raised across the United States, and following high school in Tampa, Florida, he enlisted into the Air Force Security Forces, served 6 years which included combat deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan. 


After separating from the Air Force, Matthew moved to NYC to study acting at BMCC & City College of New York. On stage, he's played leading roles in SEXUAL PERVERSITY IN CHICAGO (Bernie) & RACE (Jack), AWAKE AND SING! (Moe) Claude in HAIR: THE MUSICAL and the title role in ANATOL.  He has performed at 54 Below, Bay Street Theater and across NYC.  Matt recently played 'Doc Maddy' in WAR STORIES, written by Vinnie Lyman (2018 Arts in the Armed Forces Bridge Award Winner) at American Theater of Actors (Nov '19, Produced by Society of Artistic Veterans). 

Matthew paints with oil & acrylic on canvas.  Recent showings include NY Art Gallery, Van Der Plas Gallery, Brooklyn Bazaar, 17 Frost, Legendary Republic, Park Ave Armory & Melrose Ballroom. His work is shown at SAVIDA in Tribeca and a large print of "Quiet Night" was recently installed in the new conference room at 3333 Broadway.  

As Managing Director of the Dimo Kim Musical Theatre Factory, Matthew has produced the Off Broadway productions; Interview: A New Musical ('17), Green Card: A New Musical  ('16) & Comfort Women: A New Musical ('15 &'18). He co-produced and starred in the horror comedy 'The Devil's Restaurant' by Hayride films.  


Matthew wrote and starred as Vincent Van Gogh in SUNFLOWER. (SAG short film).  Directed & Edited by Ryan Metcalf. Produced by Rob Alicea. Executive Producer Saima Huq. Casting by/Co Executive Producer Sig De Miguel. Original Score by Bryan Michaels. SUNFLOWER co-stars Helene Kuhn, Edward Akrout & Justin Miskin. Featuring Gwendolyn Ellis, Janina Salorio, Danielle Guldin, Ryan Metcalf & Matt Fitzgerald. MTB Productions, REM Static Media, Leaving Normal Productions. (currently in post-production)

BLACK (SAG short film) will film Spring '21 and will star Mario Brown as Jean-Michel Basquiat. Written by Matthew Thomas Burda and Mario Brown.  Set Design Bria Josephs.  Costume Design Stef Papadoupoulos.  Casting by/Co Executive Producer Sig De Miguel.  Co Producer Jean Perez. MTB Productions, REM Static Media, Green Reel Pictures.




MTB Gallery

245 W 75th St, Apt 1D

New York, NY 10023


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Vincent in SUNFLOWER
Edward Akrout as Gauguin
Helene Kuhn as Gabrielle
Ryan Metcalf as Theo
Justin Miskin as Roulin
Vincent and Gabrielle
"Super Vibrations" 6ft x 5ft
"Universal Championship"  40in x 30in
"What Are We Here For" 4ft x 3ft
"Bethlehem" 4ft x 3ft
"The Superstar" 20x20in
"Star Studded" 5ft x 4ft
"Sunburst" 30x24in
"Starshine" 40in x 30in
"Gabrielle" 4ft x 3ft
"Dear Brutus" 30x24in
"Unfair Way to Fall" 40x30in
Rainy Day Royal Blues, 40in x 30in
"Tin Man" 4ft x 2ft
"Apollo's Silent Sunset" 4ft x 2ft
"Door Into Summer" 4ftx2ft
"A View From Angel Island" 4ft x 3ft
"Extraordinary Machine" 30x24in
"War Machine" 30x24in
"Ice Machine" 30x24in
"Fully Charged" 30x24in
"Man-Made Machine"
"Leftover" (Roses IV),  24in x 20in
"Summer Roses" 4ftx3ft
Roses in a Black Vase
"Alpha Mode"  24 x 20in
"Betta Mode" 20x16in
"A Fish Named Carlos" 24 x 12
"Mozambique" 40in x 30in
"Easter Eggs" 20x16in
"Shooting Star" 20x16in
Shooting Star Crossing, 40in x 30in
"Vampirical Evidence" 20x16
"Florencia" 3ft x 2ft
"Starry Summer Skies" 40in x 30in
"Summer Night Over The Hudson"
"Bananas and Paint" 24x20in
"Queen of the Damned Roses"
"The Mad Queen" 20x16in
"Princess of New York"  30 x 24
"The Book of Sara" 40x30in
"Let Go" 4ft x 3ft
"Quiet Night" 30x24in
"Knight Moves" 20x20in
_Calico's WInter_ 12x16in
"Dreams on the Edge of a Windowsill"
"Super" 3ft x 2ft
Peach Trees from Arles, 30in x 24in
Postman Roulin, 24in x 18in
"A Song in Color" 30x24in
"Hyun-Jun" 24x20in
"Number 41" 40in x 30in
"Perihelion" 24x20in
"Rain" 20in16in
"Shades of Blue" 36x12in
_White Rum_ 24x20in
"Vincent's Shoes" 20 x 16in
"Silenced Knight" 3ft x 3ft
"Tower of Joy" 30inx24in
"Elephante on Keys" 20x16
"Ally" 12x16in
"Run" 12 x 16
"Chelsea Park" 16x12in
"Colors of an Elevator Light Bulb"
"Winter Sunset" 20x16in
_Thanksgiving_ 20x16in
Hotel Des Artistes
@ Theater for the New City
Van Der Plas Gallery
SAVIDA Mediterranean Restaraunt, NYC
MTB Gallery
_Quiet Night_ print at 3333 Broadway, NY
JCRT photo shoot
Captain Kirk, STAR TREK 420
photo by Stephen Macari
Anatol, ANATOL
ANATOL ('12)
JCRT photo shoot
Hayride films present...

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