Sam Gilliam

United States 1933

Color Field, Lyrical Abstraction

Sam Gilliam
Sam Gilliam
Male
United States
1933
September 18, 2013

Sam Gilliam is an American abstract painter, best known for his works that test the boundaries of color, form, texture, and the canvas itself. Gilliam was a part of the Washington Color School in late 1950s through mid-’70s, and has been associated with the Abstract Expressionists.