The pictures are open windows of our time on to the past of art
history, evoking memories of classical English painting, Impressionism and
contemporary Minimal artĒ Peter Schar
There are no correct answers or interpretations when viewing Claire's
work. The artistís intention is to expand and encourage our intuitive and
emotional response, rather than to drain our mental energy by bombarding us
with an individual angst or contentious questioning. Thus entrusting us to
fully experience our own emotional response to pure colour, form, and light
without the unnecessary fear of misinterpretation.
Burkes sensitive veiling of warm delicate colours, induce a quiet,
intimate moment of reflection. Her paintings donít demand or shout but
quietly seep in to our minds enabling us to simply experience their beauty
and generosity of spirit.