Lucas Samaras - profile (detail), NYC, 1986 - photo by Abe Frajndlich, contemporary, fluxus

Lucas Samaras

Greece 1936

Sculpture, Photography, Fluxus, Painting

Lucas Samaras
Lucas Samaras
July 28, 2013

Lucas Samaras is a Greek-American multidisciplinary artist, best-known for his explorations and distortions of a self-image through Polaroids and boxed environments.

As a painter, sculptor, and photographer, he is associated with the Fluxus movement.

Lucas Samaras was born in 1936 in Kastoria, Macedonia, Greece. He currently lives in New York City.