Tom Christopher (b. 1952), born in Hollywood, California, is an American artist known for his Expressionist urban paintings of New York City. He graduated from the Art Center College of Design in 1971, and later moved to New York City in1981. He began his signature New York City urban paintings in the early 1990s.His subject matters includes cabbies, deliverymen, skylines, and New York City scenes. Most of his work is painted using small batch, handmade acrylic paint. His expansive artistic vocabulary includes looping, wandering lines, delicate watercolor washes, heavy brush work and thick impasto with drips of color.