Sam Gilliam

Castle Banner 1 

Year: 2004
Medium: Relief, collage, on wood veneer
Size: 48 1/2 x 36 1/2"
Edition: 14
Hand signed lower right
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Castle Banner 5 

Year: 2004
Medium: Relief, collage, on wood veneer
Size: 60 x 40"
Edition: 11
Hand signed lower right
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Cool Zebras M.P. #20

Year: 1997
Medium: Woodcut and Monoprint
Size: 12 x 12”
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Ichi

Year: 1994
Medium: Serigraphy, Relief, and Collage
Size: 34 x 26"
Edition: 40 plus proofs, this is an AP
Hand signed and dated lower right
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IN the fog 

Year: 2010
Medium: Relief, digital collage, hand sewing, wood veneer, acrylic paint, handmade paper
Size: 38 x 31" 
Edition: 25
Hand signed lower right
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Lilly's Print (left)

Year: 2002
Medium: Relief on wood veneer
Size: 34 x 24" 
Edition: 30
Hand signed lower right
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Lilly's Print (middle)

Year: 2002
Medium: Relief on wood veneer
Size: 34 x 34" 
Edition: 30
Hand signed lower right
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New Movie 1

Year: 2008
Medium: Relief, archival inkjet, wood  veneer
Size: 37 x 33.5" 
Edition: 20
Hand signed lower right
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biography

(American, b. 1933)

Sam Gilliam was born in Tupelo, Mississippi. Since the early sixties, Sam Gilliam has been recognized as an original and innovative color field painter. He has advanced the inventions associated with the Washington Color School and Abstract Expressionism to a new level. Gilliam has redefined the techniques of these traditions and he continues to reinvent his ideas about making art. One of the most important African-American artists of the twentieth century, Gilliam was the subject of a 1983 retrospective exhibition at the Corcoran Gallery in Washington D.C., Modern Painter at the Corcoran :  Sam Gilliam. His works can be seen in such collections as the Art Institute of Chicago;   the Beymans Museum in Rotterdam;  the Phillips Collection;  the Corcoran Museum;  the Hirshhorn Museum;  the National Museum of American Art;  the Metropolitan Museum, New York;  The Museum of Modern Art, New York;  the Tate Gallery, London;  the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis;  the Chazen Museum of Art;  and the Musee d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris among many others.