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Peter Burke was born in London in 1944 and had exhibited internationally and in Britain. His work is held in private collections across the globe, including Europe, the Far East and America.

He works with man-made materials which interact with their surrounding environment to evolve with natural weathering processes.

to my work is the idea of human presence. I feel we have a predisposition to recognise and read the human form with an intensity that accords to no other visual activity.
Often in groups but sometimes a lone figure, the human form is an echo which runs through al, his works. With his engineering background, he has incorporated his interest in industrial working methods into his sculptures. The precision which characterises these methods, encounters th...

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OSBORNE SAMUEL GALLERY is one of London’s leading galleries, long established in the heart of Mayfair. The gallery began as Berkeley Square Gallery and became Osborne Samuel when Peter Osborne and Gordon Samuel joined forces. The gallery specialises in Modern British Painting and Sculpture and has a high reputation for the quality of its exhibitions and publications. Expand...

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