Morris Louis

born Baltimore, MD 1912-died Washington, DC 1962
Also known as
  • Morris Bernstein
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Active in
  • New York, New York, United States


This is a painting of a large black circle and a smaller red circle surrounded by a blue mass.
Color as Field: American Painting, 1950 – 1975
February 29, 2008May 25, 2008
Color as Field: American Painting, 1950–1975 is the first ever full-scale examination of the sources, meaning and impact of the Color Field movement.