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Artist of the moment…..Thomas Burke

Thomas Burke is a fantastic modern futurist Op Art painter working with acrylics on panel and using basic geometric shapes. Thomas Burke was born in 1978. For his artistic education Burke attended the University of Nevada at Las Vegas earning a bachelors degree. He is a similar to other Op Artists covered here such as Victor Vasarely and Bridget Riley, except that Burke uses the computer as his drawing tool.

Burke draws inspiration from artists John McLaughlin, Frederick Hammersley, Piet Mondrian, and Frank Stella.

price range information: Works range from $5,000 to $20,000.

Burke is now based out of Brooklyn, New York.