Best When in the Studio: The Art of Sam Francis

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Published September 11, 2009

In The Painter Sam Francis, a documentary that opens today at Anthology Film Archives, there’s footage of this major Abstract Expressionist at work in his studio and at rest in his backyard. Painting by instinct, seemingly pouring himself onto the canvas, Francis is much more interesting (not to mention likeable) in the studio.

Read the full story at Art in America. Anthology Film Archives is located at 32 2nd Avenue, New York.