Blowing Cool Red, 1974
Artist: Sam Gilliam
Acrylic on canvas with collage
30 x 32 inches
Signed and dated and titled, along bottom
Gilliam joined the 2nd generation Washington Color Field painters in 1962. He is an important member of the movement has an interest in the qualities of color, applying acrylic to unprimed canvas. Major exhibitions include the Whitney, the Corcoran and Philadelphia Museum of Modern Art and more.