Nelda Gilliam

Untitled Grey Gestural Abstract Painting, 2008



Acrylic on Canvas


Grey gestural composition with a white asymmetrical circle with blue and black accent shapes filling up the composition. The work is signed by the artist in the bottom corner. The canvas is framed in a wooden frame.

Artist Biography

Nelda Gilliam paints, draws and does small sculptures and installations. She was born in a small Texas town and studied fine art at the University of Houston, Houston, Texas and the Alfred C. Glassell School of Art in Houston, Texas. In 1993 she moved to Saudi Arabia, making art with the limited supplies she could find. She moved to Dubai in 1998, once again relying on what she could find in the local markets and bazaars to continue to create. She currently serves as the Director of Gallery 76 at the Dubai International Art Center and serves as a Board Member.


H 54 in. x W 51 in. x D 2 in.

Dimensions without Frame

H 52.5 in x W 49.5 in x D 1 in.