Definition of colourfield in English:

colourfield

noun

Art
  • A style of abstract art typically featuring paintings having large expanses of unmodulated colour covering the greater part of the canvas. Also: a painting in this style. Chiefly attributive as "colourfield painting", "colourfield painter", etc.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in Arts Magazine. From colour + field.

Pronunciation

colourfield

/ˈkʌləfiːld/