Colin Darke is an artist and a writer based in Detroit, Michigan.
The Detroit News described Colin’s paintings as employing “a bold, colorful style reminiscent of the German Expressionists.” He regularly shows his work in solo and group shows, and in 2010 Rackstraw Downes (2009 MacArthur Fellow) selected one of Colin's paintings for the 18th Annual National Juried Exhibition at the Bowery Gallery in New York City. He writes for the Detroit blogzine ArtSibs , and he is a regular contributor to the Brooklyn based art criticism blog www.Hyperallergic.com. He has also written for the award winning Art:21 Blog , which is part of the PBS Art:21 - Art in the 21st Century project (one of his posts was a top ten most viewed post for 2012). He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org, and you can view more information about Colin on his website, colindarke.com and you can follow him on Twitter @colindarke .