Michael Hollis

Contemporary Minimal Blue and Yellow Abstract Painting, 2007



Resin, Wood, Oil


This piece contains sections pops of red, black and yellow juxtaposed to an area of abstract blue and white. The piece is not framed.

Artist Biography

Mike Hollis was born in Houston, Texas, in 1953. After receiving his BA in Fine Arts from the University of St. Thomas, Hollis has built a well-respected and much admired reputation as a favorite among Houston artists. Merging West Coast concepts with geometric abstraction, Hollis has created an easily recognizable body of work that is both cerebral and emotive. He creates his paintings utilizing various methods, blending various painting techniques with new technology. With works found in major collections including The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and The Chase Manhattan Bank, NY, Hollis has held solo exhibitions including in Santa Fe, NM, New York, NY, and here in Houston. As well, he has participated in numerous group exhibitions, including at the Blaffer Gallery, the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, and the Glassell School of Art. Hollis lives and works in Houston.


H 47 in. x W 26 in. x D 1.25 in.
Contemporary Minimal Blue and Yellow Abstract Painting, 2007