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SAM GILLIAM AT MNUCHIN: INNOVATIONS

December 13, 2017

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Sam Gilliam exhibition at Mnuchin Gallery. Left, "Spread;" right, "Spring Thaw." Photography Tom Powel Imaging. Artwork © Sam Gilliam.
An exhibition that surprised me very pleasantly was “Sam Gilliam: 1967-73,” at Mnuchin (through December 16). From what little of his work that I’d seen before, I entered this show with not too high expectations. (more…)