Sam Amato was born in New York City in 1924. He received a BFA from the Pratt Institute in New York in 1952, and held many teaching positions throughout his life.
Recognised mainly as a painter, Amato worked at Gemini Ltd in 1966 to create the work Repeat image of building, which the National Gallery holds in its collection.
Produces lithograph, Repeat image of building, at Gemini GEL, Los Angeles
Sam Amato currently lives and works in Los Angeles, and continues to exhibit at FIG
Barbara Delano © Tyler Graphics Ltd; revised Emilie Owens, 2007
This chronology provides an overview of selected biographical information, major solo and group exhibitions held within the artist's own lifetime.
Last updated December 2013