Originally from Glendale, California, Sam is a practicing artist in Philadelphia, primarily working as a painter, but also engaging in fibers and weaving. He is interested in the ways in which repetition, intervals, pattern, and texture can be investigated pictorially, as well as physically, in relation to real, remembered, and imagined landscape. He is the Graduate Programs Admissions Counselor (Master of Fine Arts, Low-Residency Master of Fine Arts, Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Program).
- MFA, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
- BFA, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago