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Date of Birth November 30, 1933
Place of Birth Tupelo, Mississippi
Country American
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Horoscope Sagittarius

Sam Gilliam Biography

Sam Gilliam is a famous , who was born on November 30, 1933 in Tupelo, Mississippi. According to Astrologers, Sam Gilliam's zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Sam Gilliam (/ˈɡɪliəm/ GHIL-ee-əm; born November 30, 1933) is an African-American color field painter and lyrical abstractionist artist. Gilliam is associated with the Washington Color School, a group of Washington, D.C. area artists that developed a form of abstract art from color field painting in the 1950s and 1960s. His works have also been described as belonging to abstract expressionism and lyrical abstraction. He works on stretched, draped and wrapped canvas, and adds sculptural 3D elements. He is recognized as the first artist to introduce the idea of a draped, painted canvas hanging without stretcher bars around 1965. This was a major contribution to the Color Field School.

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In his more recent work, Gilliam has worked with polypropylene, computer-generated imaging, metallic and iridescent acrylics, handmade paper, aluminum, steel, plywood, and plastic.

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Sam Gilliam was born in Tupelo, Mississippi, the seventh of eight children born to Sam and Estery Gilliam. The Gilliams moved to Louisville, Kentucky shortly after he was born. His father worked on the railroad; his mother cared for the large family. At a young age, Gilliam wanted to be a cartoonist and spent most of his time drawing. In 1951, Gilliam graduated from Central High School in Louisville.

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After high school, Gilliam attended the University of Louisville and received his B.A. degree in Fine Arts in 1955 as a member of the second admitted class of black undergraduate students. In the same year he held his first solo art exhibition at the University. From 1956 to 1958 Gilliam served in the United States Army. He returned to the University of Louisville in 1961 and, as a student of Charles Crodel, received his M.A. degree in painting. While attending college he befriended painter Kenneth Victor Young.

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Children Leah Gilliam , Melissa L. Gilliam

Gilliam listened to his college professor's advice to become a high school teacher and was able to teach art at Washington's McKinley High School. Gilliam devoted on developing his painting during his weekdays reserved for the classroom. In 1962, Gilliam moved to Washington, D.C. after marrying Washington Post reporter Dorothy Butler who is also the first African American female reporter at the Washington Post Gilliam currently lives in Washington, D.C. with his long-term partner Annie Gawlak.

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