Clique Vodka Sponsors History Uncorked: Poptastic! Art of Burton MorrisFebruary 21, 2014 -- Published by Tara Shinn
Clique Vodka is proud to be sponsoring the 16th annual History Uncorked event tonight at the History Center featuring Burton Morris, a Pittsburgh native with an affinity for vibrant colors. Not sure you’ve seen his work? Maybe this will jog your memory:
His paintings were featured on the set of “Friends,” the most memorable being his iconic “Coffee Cup.” Known for painting popular images we can all relate to, his paintings consist of vivid color schemes, have his signature spiked outlines and can take weeks to finish.
He is also known for not only using the entire canvas, but them some:
The Pittsburgh native also enjoys painting our famed sports teams:
In a twist on the classic portrait, he also uses the view of one’s nightstand to create a unique perspective on a particular person, here Mario Lemieux.
You can see his art tonight at the History Uncorked: Poptastic! Art of Burton Morris event while sipping on some inspired Clique Vodka cocktails! Tickets are $70 at the door and include 3 drink tickets, appetizers from local restaurants, and live music starting at 7pm! Click on the banner for more details and to purchase tickets, and scroll down to preview the Burton Morris inspired cocktails that will be available!