Burke Wilford is a leader of the next generation of Color Field Artistry. His work is strong, expansive and evokes passionate responses and immediate viewer engagement.
About the Artist
Burke Wilford paintings are reminiscent of classic Abstract Expressionism and Color Field Artists. Wilford’s works are dynamic, innovative and inspired by the original masters – Clyfford Still, Barnett Newman, Mark Rothko, and Jackson Pollock. Read More>
Color is a power which directly influences the soul. Wassily Kandinsky
“Abstract art has helped us to experience the emotional
power inherent in pure form.”
– Anton Ehrenzweig
Burke Wilford is an outsider of the traditional art world, but his work suggests that the next generation of Abstract Expressionists have arrived.
“I strive to combine the combination of colors in a painting as to evoke a feeling of serenity and inspiration…”
– Burke Wilford
The composition and tension created by the layers of images in Wilford’s work, takes the imagination on a journey from the whisper of intimacy to feeling the winds drifting over alien worlds.