Where 1960. Morris Louis became one of the earliest exponents of Color Field painting.. This painting, "Where 1960", was a major innovation that moved abstract expressionist painting forward in a new direction toward Color Field and Minimalism. Among Louis's major works are his various series of color field paintings. Some of his best known series' are the Unfurleds, the Veils, the Florals and the Stripes or Pillars.