Harry Burke researches modern and contemporary art. His criticism has appeared in magazines like art-agenda, Mousse, and Spike, and in the exhibition catalogue Lorraine O’Grady: Both/And (Brooklyn, N.Y.: Dancing Foxes Press/Brooklyn Museum, 2021). From 2015–18 he worked as Assistant Curator at Artists Space, New York. He received a BA (2012) and MA (2013) in History of Art from University College London.
At Yale, he is a member of the Council on Southeast Asia Studies Graduate Student Committee, and a participant in the Racial Capitalism and the Carceral State working group.