Fred Morrison was an American painter of Caribbean origin of the 20th century. He was born on the 17th February 1937 in Media (Pennsylvania) He was a business man who moved to the Virgin Islands. Since the late 1960s he has lived and worked on the island of St Thomas in the USA Virgin Islands. Self-taught, Fred Morrison trained as an illustrator at the Academy of Fine Art in Philadelphia. Active in the Caribbean, Morrison began by panting flowers and then moved to abstract painting in acrylic. His work his an idyllic wander throught the colors and beauty of the landscapes that inspired him during his life.