Chris Burns British, b. 1968

“It is the process of painting which draws out something far more ambiguous and complex." Chris Burns

Chris Burns holds his BA, Fine Art, Painting, Leeds Polytechnic, 1990. Additional studies: Fine Art, Painting, Brighton University, 1987, and Foundation Art, Wakefield Tech, 1986. Special projects include Hauser and Wirth ‘David Hume Consumed’ Philosophy Room, Fife Arms Hotel, Braemar, Scotland, 2018.


Solo exhibitions: Tripp Gallery, London, 2018 and the Andaz Hotel, 2017.


Select group shows:

Royal Academy, Bristol, 2019

Tripp Gallery, London, 2018 and 2017

The Royal Society of Print Makers Open, London, 2012 and 2010

The Threadneedle Prize, Mall Galleries, London, 2009.


The artist’s work is found in private collections worldwide.