Patrick Burns is a young artist from Washington DC. Born into a military family, he was accustomed by moving around quit a bit. he studied Studio Art (printmaking) and Art History at Colby College in Maine. His first solo show in Washington DC was a big succes with Ted Leonsis (who owns the Washington Wizards) adding his work to his collection. his second show was curated by Myrtis Bedolla and called : Emergence 2014- international artists to watch. Before the opening of the show his work was sold. Patrick Burns is very much aware of American history and the impact it still has in the present.