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Sam Francis

Sam Francis in 1968
Born Samuel Lewis Francis
(1923-06-25)June 25, 1923
San Mateo, California
Died November 4, 1994(1994-11-04) (aged 71)
Santa Monica, California
Nationality American
Education University of California, Berkeley
Known for Painting, Printmaking
Website www.samfrancisfoundation.com
Elected National Academy of Design (1994)

What we want is to make something that fills utterly the sight and can't be used to make life only bearable.
Sam Francis
Color is born of the interpenetration of light and dark.
An increase in light gives an increase in darkness.