SAM GILLIAM

Born November 30th, 1933 Tupelo, Mississippi American Painter. Received his degree from, University Louisville, Kentucky. Taught at the Corcoran School of Art, Washington DC, The Maryland Institute College of Art and Carnegie Mellon University. Internationally recognized as the American color field painter. Abstract Expressionism, creating dynamic geometric collages, embraced with harmonious compositions and a celebration of contemporary color palette .